Strapping is the process of using a strap to stabilize, hold in place, reinforce, combine, or fastens items. Strappings are accessories used for strapping items, and can be made from different materials such as steel, nylon, polyester, corded and woven, polypropylene, paper, and composite. Different kinds of industries use different types of strappings. Steel straps are ideal for heavy duty strapping in industrial packaging while Plastic straps are mostly applied in paper and lumber strapping. Clamps are a type of straps that efficient for tight motionless strapping. The two types of clamps are temporary and permanent clamps.The strapping types of equipment in the market depend on the level of automation
. Hand tools
are for low level strapping and strapping machines for much higher and specialized strapping. Strapping machines are categorized into banding machines, semi-automatic, and automatic strapping machines. The factors that determine what kind of strapping one needs include ease of use, material, budget, and strapping features. Are you looking for strapping? Speak to an expert at MRO Supply to get the right strapping for your application. We have a variety of clamps and strapping
to suit a variety of applications.