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Category: Shrink Wrapping

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How to Shrink Wrap Boats and Other Large Objects

We’ve been applying shrink wrap for over a decade, so we’ll share our expertise. We’ll show you how to use shrink wrap equipment on your own. First, we’ll explain how to prepare the area. Then, we’ll go over how to safely apply the shrink wrap itself. We will look at this process for boats first and then other objects.

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Do I Need PVC, Polyolefin, or Polyethylene Shrink Film?

With any project, you need the right tools for the job. With shrink wrap, you need the right shrink film for what you’re trying to accomplish. There are three main types of plastic that are used as shrink wrap material: PVC, polyolefin, and polyethylene. So, which one is the right fit for your project?

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How to Use Shrink Wrap to Ship and Store Artwork

When you go to an art museum or gallery, you know you’re not allowed to touch the paintings. This is because paintings can be delicate. Depending on the types of paint, paper, canvas, etc., the oils on your fingers can degrade and distort the image. That’s why art pieces need to be treated with care when being stored or transported. One solution that many artists, dealers, and galleries use is shrink wrap.

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Equipment for Personal, Commercial, and Industrial Shrink Wrap

Did you know you could shrink wrap your car? Your boat? Your… Nuclear reactor turbine? It seems like everything can be shrink wrapped. Wherever there’s an object of any size that needs to be protected from the elements, there’s an opportunity to apply this technique for keeping property safe. That’s not to say shrink wrapping is the same for each of these instances, though. Personal, commercial, and industrial shrink wrap require distinct processes and different sets of equipment to get the job done.

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How to Fix Holes in Shrink Wrapping Material

Shrink Wrapping Isn’t Easy—So Here’s How to Fix Holes and Burns Shrink wrapping your boat is one of the most reliable ways you can protect it from the elements. It keeps out moisture in the form of rain, sleet, and snow, pests such as rodents and bugs, and other dust, dirt, and debris. It conforms […]

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Shrink Wrap, Stretch Wrap, Saran Wrap—What’s the Difference?

Look, we understand—it happens all the time. When you’ve never heard of a company providing shrink wrapping service before, the first thing you think of when someone says “shrink wrap” is that thin, transparent, plastic material that you might wrap around a sandwich or stretch over the lid of a Tupperware container. And when someone […]