VK Series Glazing Tape

VK Series Tape

A leading structural spacer tape, the VK Series Glazing Tape is remarkably versatile, virtually indestructible, made in the U.S., and is available from Capital Tape in standard and non-standard widths.
Closed-Cell PVC Foam VK Series Glazing Tape
VK Series Tape:
VK1810 & VK1826

VK Series Tape from Capital Tape is available in black or gray.

VK Series Tape from Capital Tape is used within curtain wall systems to provide security and a barrier between the glass and frame. When you’ve got a lot riding on the structural integrity of your project, you need a heavy density glazing tape from Capital Tape. The VK Series Glazing Tape is very tough, very dense, and virtually invincible which makes it a perfect choice for:

  • Curtain wall structural silicone applications.
  • Any application that relies on costly, high-density urethane gasketing for spacing, vibration, dampening or cushioning.
  • Excellent adhesion to stainless steel, glass, aluminum, painted metal and vinyl.

Download the VK1810/VK1826 data sheet (PDF)

VK Series Tape Data Sheet | VK Series Glazing Tape Data Sheet Capital Tape
VK Series Density 19 lbs.
Hardness (Shore A) ASTM D-2240 65
Force to Compress (@ 25%) ASTM D-1667 15 psi
Compression Set (@ 10%) ASTM D-1667 2.5%
Water absorption (% by volume) CTP* 2.2
Dynamic Shear CTP* 60 psi
Dynamic Tensile CTP* 35 psi
Tensile Strength ASTM D-412 85 psi
Percent Elongation ASTM D-412 70%
Thermal Conductivity ASTM C-518 0.30
Recommended Service Temperature

-10°F to 200°F

-23°C to 100°C

Recommended Application Temperature 50°F to 110°F
10°C to 45°C
Fungi resistance
Good
Oxidation resistance Good
Weather resistance Good

*CTP – Capital Tape Test Procedure

These are approximate values and do not constitute warranty that products are fit for a particular purpose. The customer is advised to fully determine the suitability of these products for his intended use. These products conform to published specifications, if any, and the products are merchantable. Test data contained herein is believed to be reliable but unless specifically stated are not to be taken as specifications for products.

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Q&A

Can I get samples sent to try before I buy?

Always! Capital Tape is happy to provide samples of any product you’re interested in. You can request samples here or by calling 1-888-888-TAPE.

Do you provide product for mock-up testing?

Yes! Capital Tape provides production length rolls for mock-up testing.

What cuts/sizes are available?

Our standard cut sizes are 1/4-inch, 3/8-inch, and 1/2-inch wide. Our non-standard cut sizes are 3/16-inch and 5/16-inch. Capital Tape is able to cut your tape to any custom size as well by request.

What are the lead times for VK Series
The standard lead time (up to 54 cases) is one-two business days. Non-standard sizes/custom request lead times average three to five business days. All times are estimated and subject to change. Special circumstances and holidays may affect lead times. 
What is the lead time for products not in inventory?
This depends on the material needed, but average lead time is 2 weeks. We will work with our suppliers to make sure all orders are filled in a timely manner.

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Capital Tape cuts tape for all industries and scenarios

  Capital Tape’s full adhesive product line includes single- and double-sided PVC, polyethylene, acrylic, and urethane foam tapes, rubber-based and acrylic adhesives, paper and plastic liners, and more.  Our full product line  |  Learn more about the industries we serve
Compressible Glazing Tapes

Cushioning, vibration dampening, sound dampening, and more.

Weatherstripping Tapes

Ultra-compressible, flexes, forms, and seals gaps on uneven surfaces.

Ultra High-Bond Tapes

Bond nearly any two materials together with exceptional strength.

Residential Glazing Tapes

Form incredibly strong bonds to residential doors and windows.

Polyethylene Mounting Tapes

Perfect for permanent and safe mounting of posters or POP displays.

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The VK Series is our most frequently needed structural glazing tape and Capital Tape cuts it however we need and has it in our hands super fast – often next-day!

Allen P.

Ohio Construction Firm