Uline Logo Strapping Guide

Use this guide to determine which strapping is right for you.

Which type should I use?
  Elongation Break Strength Corrosion Resistance UV Resistance Description
Regular Steel
Fair Very Good Fair Excellent Used for heavy shipments that need more protection than poly strapping can provide.
High Tensile
Good Excellent Fair Excellent Recommended for use on railroad shipments.
Stainless Steel
Good Excellent Extreme Excellent Premium quality for extreme indoor and outdoor conditions.
Zinc-Coated
Good Excellent Very Good Excellent Ideal for long-term outdoor storage.
Polyester
Good Very Good Excellent Fair Replaces steel for medium and heavy-duty applications.
Poly
Very Good Good Excellent Fair Half the weight of steel and is easier, safer and less expensive to use.
Poly Cord
Very Good Very Good Excellent Very Good Woven polyester combines strength and shock resistance.
What tools do I need?
Cart
Tensioner
Seals
Sealer
Cutter
Used to store and dispense strapping. Used to tighten strapping. Used to lock strapping into place. Used to close seals on strapping. Used to cut excess strapping.
How do I apply?
1. Tensioner - Tightens strapping

1. Tensioner

Tightens strapping

2. Sealer - Closes seals on strapping

2. Sealer

Closes seals on strapping

3. Cutter - Cuts excess strapping

3. Cutter

Cuts excess strapping

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