Originally Posted by hookedonknitting
I love that you know the difference between all these tapes!!
is used to wrap flowers. I frequently see it wrap around the stems of the flowers a man wears on his suit coat. When stretched it becomes sticky and sticks to itself.
is normally a white Teflon tape that is used to seal threaded pipe connections. The tape is wrapped, once or twice, around the threads on the male side of the connection and then the female side is screwed on over the plumbers tape. The tape is just thick enough to fill space between the treads and slick (Teflon) enough to allow for ease of threading.