What are strapping machines used for? Strapping machines are used for keeping boxes, packages, and bundles held tight and together. These machines are loaded with a roll of material called strapping that is then dispensed and sealed around a box, a package, a bundle of wood, or other material that needs to beheld together. The strapping machine actually creates a strap that holds the product together, primarily for the purpose of shipping.
Who needs to use strapping machines? A variety of industries need to use strapping machines. Workers in commercial printing, food, general packing, lumber, newspaper printing, magazine publishing, and postal fields all need various types of strapping. Shipping books, papers, and merchandise requires a simple and secure method of packaging.
What types of strapping machines are there? There are different speeds and versions of strapping machines. There are semiautomatic low volume models, semiautomatic moderate volume models, and fully automatic high volume strapping machines. There are different styles of the machine as well. There are the pallet strappers, table top strappers, and RQ-8 strappers.