Industrial Shrink Wrapping can be intimidating and you want to work safely and without causing any damage to equipment. We are here if you have any questions and we have created and collected the below resources:
How to Shrink Wrap Large Objects Instructions
We wrote this 8-step How-To Guide for heat shrink wrapping of boats and smaller equipment. The basic methods and materials are used for larger items such as construction and scaffolding.
Shrink Wrap Attachment Methods
There are 4 main ways of starting and stopping the industrial shrink wrap process. We discussed some in a past blog post. We also sell complete kits for Shrink Wrapping Boats using 2 different methods.
Selecting the Right Thickness for your Industrial Shrink Wrap
We offer shrink wrap from 6 mil thickness and up which is considered heavy duty or industrial strength shrink wrap. Our thickest is 12 mils thick and is used for demanding projects like construction containment. Read the above post to learn what might work well for your project.
Below is a video of us shrink wrapping a helicopter. It is time-lapsed so the whole process only takes 2 minutes:
Using a ShrinkFast 998 Shrink Wrap Heat Gun Video
ShrinkFast 998 Rebuild Video
We are big believers in the ShrinkFast brand of heat guns and carry parts, rebuild kits or can even rebuild your Shrinkfast heat gun for you if you would like. Below is a video on how to rebuild the Shrinkfast 998.
How to Shrink Wrap Large Objects Video
Below is a free sample of our industrial shrink wrap training that you can purchase and download today or have a thumb drive mailed to you with your next order. Pro-Tect’s Shrink Wrap Tutorial Video shows you step by step instructions on how to install a professional shrink wrap containment system.
Here is a sample:
This is available for sale for $35 for download or $49.95 for a thumbdrive. You can find this located in our products section.
How to Shrink Wrap Boat Video
We have a "How To" for boats and packaging available for $10 for download or $15.00 for a thumb drive. It shows us shrink wrapping a boat from start to end and has a printable, fully pictured training manual showing step by step how to shrink wrap your boats and equipment for storage and transport.
Pro-Tect Technical Service Representatives are available for professional consulting and the training of your personnel by phone, zoom or on-site. We want your shrink wrap project to be a success and we are willing to support you in every way. Our Pro-Tect professionals have been around the world teaching and guiding construction, shipping and warehouse personnel on how to install Class 1A shrink wrap containment safely and with the best results. Let us know if you would like us to visit you and
We can help you quote your shrink wrap containment or packaging job.
Give us a call (800) 889 9727