Category: duct tape

Cold Wind Blowing? Here’s The Best $6.19 Investment You Can Make!

Thanksgiving around here usually ushers in the first period of really cold weather. Winter may not be here yet, but you get some hints about what is around the corner. There is no single better winter-proofing product than a roll

Posted in duct tape, good business ideas Tagged with:

“As Seen On The Radio”

I wrote a while back on the subject of how people who produce video in front of live audiences are blind to anything that the camera does not see, regardless of what the audience in the hall might be viewing.

Posted in duct tape, flashlights

This Tape Art Blew Us Away

Tape in many forms has been elevated to an art medium, and we write about it regularly.  Simple linear art using duct tape is popular with kids and carton sealing tape sculpture can be really impressive. Still, we sometimes come

Posted in duct tape Tagged with:

Don’t Like Going to the Dentist? Just Chew on Duct Tape!

An article in Science News reveals an amazing tape fact.  The simple act of unwinding a roll of tape generates X-Rays.  Not just a few random rays-enough to actually expose a piece of dental x-ray film! Scientists at UCLA were able

Posted in duct tape

Are You Ready To Pay For Their “Free” Shipping

Free shipping is all the rage in e-commerce these days, and it appears that major online retailers have actually convinced internet shoppers that shipping really is free. You don’t have to apply much thought to this before it becomes apparent

Posted in customer service, duct tape, gaffers tape, tape, web development Tagged with: , , , ,

Is That A Roll Of Gaffers Tape In Your Pants, Or Are You Just Glad To See Me?

Did I get your attention?  Good.  I’m afraid I have some bad news. When we started selling expendable audio visual supplies over 20 years ago, I didn’t really expect that I would someday find myself closely tracking agricultural commodity prices. 

Posted in audio visual, duct tape, gaffers tape, tape

Duct Tape Science-Don’t Try This At Home!

Duct tape has moved into prime time recently, thanks to some shows on the popular television program Mythbusters.   The Mythbusters are testing the limits of duct tape strength by doing things like taping a car to a pole (who hasn’t

Posted in duct tape, gaffers tape, good business ideas, Other News, tape

Copper Prices

  I came across an interesting article in last week’s Wall Street Journal regarding the continuing strength of commodity prices based on demand in China. This article speculated that a lot of the Chinese buying was a stockpiling of material

Posted in batteries, duct tape, extension cords, good business ideas, microphones & mic stands

Blowin’ In The Wind

It’s outdoor show season, and that means that drought stricken areas all over the country are planning elaborate and expensive outdoor events so they can make it rain. It’s all but guaranteed that 30 minutes before the event is over,

Posted in audio visual, duct tape, gaffers tape, Pro Sound, tape, tie-line

Don’t Like Going To The Dentist? Just Chew On Duct Tape!

A recent article in Science News reveals an amazing tape fact.  The simple act of unwinding a roll of tape generates X-Rays.  Not just a few random rays-enough to actually expose a piece of dental x-ray film! Scientists at UCLA

Posted in duct tape, gaffers tape, tape