Duct tape was first manufactured as a WWII military tool in 1942 by Johnson and Johnson Permacel Division.
It was originally used to keep moisture out of ammunition cases, and was based on Richard Drew's invention of masking tape in the 1920's..
. The first material called "duck tape" was long strips of plain cotton duck
cloth used in making shoes stronger, for ...
A Brief History of Duck. ShurTech Brands, traces its roots to 1950, when the
Melvin A. Anderson Company was founded. Anderson, a tiny industrial tape ...
The Real History of Duct Tape by Jim and Tim, the Duct Tape Guys. Tim and me
researched the history of duct tape extensively - we even looked in books.
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There are conflicting accounts concerning the history of duct tape. According to
Manco, Inc. (maker of DuckTm Brand tape), it was created by Permacell—a ...