563 is a 6.9 mil, natural colored, moisture resistant, strong crepe paper, coated with an aggressive resistant natural rubber pressure-sensitive adhesive that provides exceptional holding power to a variety of surfaces. Adheres well to porous surfaces. Can be qualified to meet Federal Specification PPP-T-42C, Type I and C.I.D. A-A-883B, Type I. Used primarily in the textile Industry as 'Slasher' tape (doffing beams at slasher), tabbing bolts or drums of cloth, drum wind-up, splicing fibres, packaging, fumigation (mending tarps and plastic drops).