Splicing tapes are available in a variety of carriers and have different adhesion systems. This allows splicing tapes be useful for a variety of different applications. Splicing tapes can be single or double-coated, have a polyester, film or paper backing. Some splicng tapes has a high tempetarure adhesive, some are repulpable.
The list of features on a splicing tape is determined by the material being spliced.