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Autoflator: Dunnage Air Bag Inflation
15 Mar

Autoflator: Dunnage Air Bag Inflation

Mobile inflation for dunnage air bags Sometimes you just need to be mobile, most times actually. The Autoflator lets the user become truly mobile while inflating those heavy dunnage airbags. It's easy to use will increase the productivity of loading the trailer. Typically, when loading a trailer with dunnage, the loaders hold down the air bag inflator trigger during inflation. For the whole time. Do you know how big and heavy duty those paper airbags can be? Well, it kills productivity and slows …
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Dunnage air bags for the poultry industry
18 Feb

Dunnage air bags for the poultry industry

WHY DUNNAGE AIR BAGS MAKE SENSE IN THE POULTRY INDUSTRY Dunnage Air bags are the best to keep the cost of shipping down In the poultry industry, trailers carrying heavy loads of product find themselves overweight before they’re fulling loaded with pallets. Shipping a truckload of chicken drumsticks is very different from shipping a truckload of paper towels. Dunnage air bags is the best solution for this unique problem to the industry. The wholesale cost of shipped loads of processed chicken for s …
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Reducing the cost of shipping with dunnage airbags
11 Feb

Reducing the cost of shipping with dunnage airbags

Total cost of shipping The total cost of shipping doesn’t just relate to the cost of the freight to get your load from your facility to the point of sale. It also includes hidden costs, such as: Visible damage Concealed damage Labor costs Safety issues Customer satisfaction The difference between visible damage and concealed damage can be the difference between a sellable product and an unsellable one. When a truckload arrives at a receiving dock, shifted pallets and crushed boxes can show signs o …
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Applications for Dunnage Air Bags
29 Dec

Applications for Dunnage Air Bags

Damage prevention with dunnage A Dunnage air bag is a poly bladder surrounded by numerous plys of paper, equipped with an inflation valve, and is used to minimize front-to-back load shifting in tractor sales, railcars, and overseas containers. Compacting or positioning the lading Compacting and positioning takes place during dunnage air bag inflation. The air bag surface pushes uniformly out against the load. As the air pressure increases, it overcomes frictional forces, eliminating small voids …
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How To Properly Use & Operating Pressures for Dunnage Air Bags
05 Nov

How To Properly Use & Operating Pressures for Dunnage Air Bags

Using dunnage air bags → Step 1: Load tightly against bulk head. Load each successive row tightly against previous row. → Step 2: Last units placed against side of trailer. Void should not exceed 18 inches. Fill excess void with other appropriate filler material. → Step 3: Always use proper material to protect bags from load face. No sharp edges or points may touch bag. Irregular load surfaces may require rigid buffering material. → Step 4: Attach “Quick Fill” tip by pressing down over the valve. …
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Dunnage Air Bags: Width & Void Size
23 Sep

Dunnage Air Bags: Width & Void Size

Dunnage plys Dunnage Air Bags are paper bags made up of 2, 4, 6, or 8 plys (layers) of paper. They come with an internal inflatable Polyethylene Bladder. They are an innovative and efficient blocking and bracing tool. Dunnage Air Bags are a more economical alternative for bracing and blocking cargo than using other more costly methods such as rubber air bags or lumber and nails. Air Bags allow double and triple-decking of skids, and stair-stepping can be done away with. Air Bags allow for fragile …
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