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IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023206D
Original Publication Date: 1977-Feb-28
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-29

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Xerox Disclosure Journal


Referring to Fig, 1, an elongated member includes a sub-strate 1 having a layer of pressure sensitive adhesive 4, a protective sheet 5 over the adhesive 4, a layer of high tack adhesive 2 and a centrally disposed layer of low tack adhesive. A typical high tack adhesive may be a mixture of polyethylene, a rosin acid, and a metal salt of a car-boxylic acid, present in weight proportions of 80/10/10.