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PLASTIC STRAPPING

HIGH RECOVERY NYLON

POLYESTER

POLYPROPYLENE



MANUAL TENSIONERS

COMBINATION TOOLS

BATTERY FRICTION WELD TOOLS

PLASTIC STRAPPING SEALS

PLASTIC STRAPPING COMPARISON CHART
FEATURE
NYLON
POLYESTER
POLYPROPYLENE
Most elongation at Practical Tensioning Levels (>200 lbs)
BEST FAIR BETTER
Initial Tightness (after joint made)
BEST BETTER FAIR
Tightness Over Time
BEST BEST BETTER
Tightness At Temperature Extremes and With Temperature Changes
BEST BEST BETTER
Ability to Accommodate Load Shift or Contraction
BEST FAIR BETTER
Highest Tensile Strength
BEST BEST FAIR
Weathering Resistance
BEST BEST BEST
Stain Resistance
BEST BEST BEST
Impact Resistance
BEST BETTER BEST
Impact Around Corners
BEST BEST BEST
Ability to Transmit Tension Around Corners
BEST BETTER BETTER
Surface Hardness
BEST BEST BETTER
Resistance to Longitudinal Splitting
BEST BETTER BETTER
Ease of Disposal
BEST BEST BEST
Lightest Weight Pet Foot
BETTER FAIR BEST
Lowest Cost
BETTER BETTER BEST
Ability to Resist Creep on an Expanding Package
BETTER BEST FAIR
Abrasion Resistance
BEST BETTER FAIR

WHY IS HIGH RECOVERY NYLON THE BEST?