Can Woven Polyester Lashing be a replacement for Steel Banding?
Yes. Woven Polyester Lashing is often used instead of Steel Banding to prevent the damage to the cargo that steel banding can do. Additionally, lashing can be easily tightened at any point during transportation.
With a range of options that include different lengths and breaking strains, SureFast Heavy Duty Woven Polyester Lashing is a viable alternative to ratchet lashings and steel band for one way strapping systems.
Benefits of SureFast Heavy Duty Lashing
Safe and easier to apply than steel with a great deal more versatility and shock absorbency
Saves time and expense when compared with other methods i.e. steel banding, ratchet straps, wire, shoring/bracing with timber, welding etc
Easily dispensed from the bag
Simple to use – all that is required is the strap, buckles and the tool
Versatile – the continuous length which is contained in the bag enables the user to make-up straps to desired lengths, greatly reducing wastage of materials and time
Safer for the recipient to unfasten at destination
DNV certification can be supplied
SureFast Heavy Duty Woven Polyester Lashing comes in bags and is often seen as a replacement for steel banding due to its weather resistance. Additionally, it is safer to cut it (than steel banding) when under tension due to its material properties.
This strap is used with phosphated buckles to produce the best results for load restraint.