VS. Back Tape

Tube Tape vs. Back Tape

Tube Tape

Back Tape

Takes half the time of back taping

Takes 2X longer than Tube Tape

Proper installation requires little training

Proper installation requires experienced painter or prep man

Round, to fit contours, fill gaps


Goes on in 1 step

Can take 3 steps per gap

Repositions in seconds

Often needs redoing

Flexes to fit contours, even sharp corners

Needs to be shaped and folded

Round shape naturally feathers edges for touch-up painting

Flat shape can leave hard edges