It is frequently used to unitize pallet loads but also may be used for bundling smaller items.
Other properties such as break strength, cling, clarity, tear resistance, puncture resistance, static discharge, etc. are also important.
In pallet unitizing, stretch wrap can have several functions:
Machinery is available to automate the operation. This controls the amount of material used, controls the stretch, and controls the application pattern.
It is important not to apply too much tension or too many layers: the stress can damage the vertical edges of the boxes and significantly reduce stacking strength.
Stretch wrap pack-to-ship secures pallet loads, savings: shipping a diverse line of fabricated products presented secure packaging and cost challenges to an Ohio shop.(FABRICATING/ ASSEMBLY)
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Stretch Wrap Machine Monitor offers real-time data via Web.(New ITW Muller OctoMAX(TM) System Helps Customers Reduce Total Systems Costs)
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