Types of Strapping: Which is Best for Your Application?

Steel Strapping

Steel Strapping is available at IPS Packaging. 
We offer a full line of Steel Strapping that includes High strength steel strapping regular duty steel strapping, Zinc coated steel strapping, and portable Mini coil steel strapping.

Poly Strapping

Poly Strapping is available at IPS Packaging. 

The most commonly used and least expensive of all strapping materials. It’s light and easy to apply and recyclable.

Polyester Strapping

Polyester Strapping is available at IPS Packaging 
Can be tensioned to a higher percentage of its break strength than any other strapping material. It provides superior retained tension under hot, humid conditions.

Other Strapping Information/Video Tutorials Online


For more information about strapping, please see some of online video tutorials found using our YouTube or iPack TV channels. Playlists include videos illustrating different packaging equipment and machines for strapping. Some of these machines utilize steel strapping, plastic strapping and poly strapping.

To find out more about strapping, call 800.277.7007 or email our Sales team.

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