This tape is used in many industrial applications to guard against minor cuts and abrasions and is an excellent item for the woodcarver. It is made from a cotton gauze which has been coated with a latex compound and this tape sticks only to itself. It holds its shape well once formed and can be used to make removeable finger guards and tool handle wrappings to increase friction and reduce hand fatigue. This tape has dozens of uses around the home and workshop. Each roll is 3/4" wide and 90 feet long.