One of the most versatile tape material is Webbing. They have a huge variety of ranges. Starting from 4mm to up to 300 mm you will get it in all style and shapes. The designs are different from each other. The designs vary from how the tape is woven. As these are used for several decorative purposes they come in different colors and texture. This particular tape is used in several ways. Such as they are used to make seatbelts, decorative ribbons, household products like curtains and mattress or cushions. As these tapes are made of strong fabric, they tend to hold things with a grip.
These tapes can also be used in the sports field for trekking and camps. One can use this as a medium to pull up heavy tents or use it as an anchor. While mountain climbing these fabrics are used as a harness. In that case, the shape of the tape is not flattened but in tubular form. The 4 different fabrics used are polyester, polypropylene, Kevlar, and nylon. Among the above nylon are the strongest one and a smooth slippery texture.
Another kind of versatile tape is Elastic Tape. Elastics are high in demand always. They are used in several industries. Two industries that are highly dependent on Elastic Tapes are sports and medical industry. In the orthopedic department, these tapes are prescribed to patients to support fractured bones and muscles. As they are stretchable they tend to hold an object firm without any movement.