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Written by Steel & Tube
on February 22, 2024

In the world of construction, infrastructure, and manufacturing, the importance of securing your load packaging and strapping can’t be overstated. When it comes to bundling and fastening materials, the choice of strapping material plays a pivotal role. Among the various options available, Steel & Tube strapping stands out as a robust and reliable choice.

Steel composite and woven strapping is renowned for its unmatched strength and durability. This type of strapping can withstand heavy loads, making it an ideal choice for securing large and heavy items. Whether it's bundling construction materials, reinforcing pallets, or securing shipments for transportation, steel strapping provides a level of strength that ensures the integrity of the packaged goods.

One of the key advantages of steel strapping is its resistance to the elements. Unlike some other materials, composite and woven strapping maintains its strength and stability even in challenging environmental conditions, such as extreme temperatures or exposure to moisture. This resilience makes it a preferred choice for applications that demand reliability and longevity.


Strapping Tip in 60 Seconds: Mastering the Art of Tension

To master the art of tension when using strapping with Steel & Tube materials you need to nail the tension for a secure load! Angle your strapping tool at 90 degrees for optimal tension. Don't go too loose or too tight – find the sweet spot for stability without causing damage. Keep your strapping tool cantered over the load to distribute tension evenly. This prevents imbalances that could compromise strapping integrity. After strapping, give it a gentle tug. If it yields slightly and springs back, you've nailed the tension. If it feels too loose or tight, adjust before sealing or driving with your load. Double-check that your seals are securely fastened to prevent strapping failure. Invest in strapping tools with tension control features for consistent results. Practice makes perfect – master the art of tension for secure, intact loads. Happy strapping!

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