As the most durable and versatile strapping material on the market, black steel straps hold their shape and remain taut and strong for much longer than the plastic alternative. Steel strapping allows shippers to secure construction materials and heavy loads to truck beds with limited risk of breakage or loss. Additionionally, steel trapping is resistant to rust, corrosion, weather, and extreme temperatures, so it is best to use steel to secure heavy industrial materials for cross-country transportation. You can learn more about strapping materials here.
Although steel is generally considered the best strapping material, you cannot just buy black steel straps and call it a day — you need the right tools to ensure that the straps do their job correctly. At Wickwire Warehouse Inc., we are Philadelphia’s leading steel strap supplier, and we have the straps and the tools necessary for success. Here are a few of the strap tools we have available: Continue reading