What is Ribbon Wound Steel Band?
Ribbon Wound Steel Banding is one of the strongest methods of strapping available and is often used in securing heavy loads.
It is well known for its high level of durability and strength as well as its resistance to corrosion. ageing and abrasion. This means you get a long-lasting and durable product that won’t let you down in the long term.
Ribbon Wound Steel Banding is often used in building and construction industries to secure items like bricks, concrete and pipes.
Is it easy to work with?
Ribbon Wound Steel Banding is easy to use as it can be easily and quickly manipulated to suit your application.
There are a number of tools to choose from when working steel banding.
SureFast RB333 Manual Sealless tool is one of the most convenient options as it requires no seals and it tensions, crimps and cuts the banding requiring no other tools or accessories.
Another option is to use a tensioner, a seal and a seal crimper (sealer).
Tension Tool - SureFast RBTEN Tension Tool for Steel Band
Tension Tool - SureFast RBTEN Heavy Duty Tension Tool for Steel Band
Sealing Tool - SureFast Sealer Tool for Steel Band
Is it safe to cut steel banding with normal cutters?
When releasing items from steel banding special safety cutters should be used. Risk of injury is very high if steel banding is cut with normal cutters when under tension as the banding is likely to ping back into the user.
Safety Cutter - SF1430 SureFast Super Tymer Heavy Duty Steel Safety Cutter