Thread tape is appropriate for use on tapered threads
Thread tape suitable for tapered thread, wherein the sealing force is to use a wedge effect. Parallel threads may not have or without effectively sealed, because their object is achieved by a gasket seal.
Thread seal tape application almost entirely by hand, but at least one machine can be used for pipe production packaging.
PTFE tape is also commonly used in body piercing stretching, by taping method is called, because it is inert and safe for such purposes. It wraps around the wearer with a layer of the plug, slowly increasing the size to slowly increase the size of the perforation (gauge pressure).