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The Advantages of Steel Strapping’s High Tensile Properties

May 15, 2018

For heavy duty load-securing requirements, X-Pak offers steel-strapping for multiple industries including mining, transport and manufacturing. Since steel strapping is expected to perform well...


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How to secure Chemicals into containers for export

April 30, 2018

Restraining chemicals, Dangerous Goods (DG’s) or IBC’s into shipping containers for export is an important step in the supply chain for many manufacturers throughout...


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Custom Printed Strapping

April 17, 2018

Printing your logo or customised message onto the X-Pak Strapping is yet another way X-Pak adds value to its products for customers. Why bother...


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PET Over Steel: Why Use Plastic Strapping Over Steel Strapping

April 9, 2018

Logistics packers are looking for better packaging solutions that reflect versatile characteristics such as safety, firmness, sustainability and cost-effectiveness. When plastic strapping was introduced, it was...


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Strapping Small Bundles

March 20, 2018

A common issue in many industries is the ability to secure small, round bundles with sufficient tension. Many strapping tools have too large a...


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How to, tips and training videos for Composite/Cord Strapping

February 13, 2018

Here’s one of the most common phone calls we get from new strapping users: ‘We have just received our strapping kit from you guys...


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Alternatives to Steel Strapping

February 2, 2018

In recent years, many Australian organisations have been required to initiate change and move away from dangerous steel strapping to secure their loads. In...


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Why Cargo Lashing is a Safe and Efficient Choice for Exporters

January 31, 2018

Lashing straps are high-quality fasteners made from hardwearing woven polyester webbing. The system was designed for tying down heavy cargo for storage and transport....


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Advantages that Make Steel the Premier Material for Your Strapping Needs

January 26, 2018

Steel is an incredibly strong and versatile material. A simple steel hinge on a door can support about 70-kg without sagging, bending or breaking....


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Improving Work Health and Safety in the Transport and Logistics Sector

December 19, 2017

The logistics and transport industry have some of the highest rates of health and safety incidents. The two areas noted to involve the greatest...


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