An application apparatus is provided with an object supporting section
including a support surface for supporting an object; a tape carrying
section for rotatably carrying, in a roll form, a double-coated pressure
sensitive adhesive tape with a release paper attached to one side of the
tape; and a tape laying section for holding the double-coated pressure
sensitive adhesive tape with the release paper, fed in a strip form from
the tape carrying section, in a condition where the tape is laid on the
support surface of the object supporting section with an adhesive surface
of the tape to which the release paper is not attached facing outward.
Further provided is a tape cutting section.