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Surface Protection Films

Surface Protection Films

The Metal Protectors offer an extensive line of surface protection films for all types of bare and coated metal surfaces. Our surface protection films provide complete protection during fabrication and handling - designed to hold up during manufacturing operations - roll forming, bending, cutting and stamping - yet apply flat, without wrinkles or bubbles. Adhesion levels suitable for Kynar, Urethanes, Zinc-coating, Galvalume, etc. Film can be removed withou residue or haze, in one piece.
Fanfold

Fanfold

Because of its extraordinary customization characteristics, fanfold lends itself to several packaging applications. It is an ideal solution for products of unusual lengths and shapes, and it affords manufacturers of multi-sized products a unique alternative to multiple container usage. Length can vary based on customer requirements; most common lengths are either 1,000 or 1,500 lineal feet. Folds can be 48”, 60”, 72” or 84” lengths. Fanfold is shipped in bales either with our without wood skids. Printing can be done in one color with a 36” repeated pattern across either side of the sheet. Protective coatings are available to guard against abrasions, water, grease, and oil. Scoring options include point-to-point, perforated, and three-point. Fanfold is available in C-Flute, B-Flute, and double-wall construction.
Singleface Corrugated

Singleface Corrugated

The versatility of singleface corrugated allows you to wrap bundles of extrusions, bar stock, and irregular shapes. It can also be used as a barrier against pallet damage.
Kraft Paper

Kraft Paper

Interleave flat rolled sheets; wrap aluminum extrusion bundles with natural or neutral kraft paper. Paper rolls can be wrapped and labeled per your requirements. Natural kraft custom sheeting is cut to your specifications and trimmed 4 sides.
Edge Protectors

Edge Protectors

The Metal Protectors stock a variety of edge protection solutions. Edge protectors are produced from multiple layers of paperboard, laminated with glue, and formed into a rigid right anle. When macerated, recycled paper and plastic are combined; it can be extruded to create a stronger product (Cornerboard by ITW) vs. traditional paperboard protectors. This combination also resists moisture and sea air, making it ideal for oversears shipments and wet climates. Available printed, unprinted and custom lengths.
Poly Bags & tubing

Poly Bags & tubing

Shrink bags, pallet covers, bin liners, box liners, drum liners, can liners, centerfold, protective covers, flat and gusseted, M-fold, centerfold, bottom seal bags, perforated and tubing (Stock and Custom Bags available).
Poly Sheeting

Poly Sheeting

Poly sheeting is widely used as an inexpensive dust cover for finished metal products. It is perfect for wrapping and protecting bundles of extrusions. Poly sheeting is also used as a moisture barrier, whether lining shipping crates or topping moist, wooden pallets. Also available with VCI for corrosion control.
Fiber Crates

Fiber Crates

Minimize shipping claims by protecting your long, narrow metal components in our multi-paneled solid paperboard fiber crates. Crates can be produced in square, triangular, and rectangular shapes. Ends can be capped off with heat treated wood or fiber. The Metal Protectors can supply pre-formed "U" or 5 panel (stored flat) shipping containers. See product specifications below:
Fiber Shipping Tubes

Fiber Shipping Tubes

Protect and ship your bar stock and aluminum extrusions in round or square fiber shipping tubes. Custom lengths, custom printing, and poly coated tubes in a variety of weights are available. VCI treatment is also available to control corrosion during shipment or storage. The Metal Protector stock a variety of cap solutions, including metal, plastic and self-locking.
Chipboard Sheeting

Chipboard Sheeting

Chipboard sheeting is used for a variety of surface protection applications, including lining the inside diameter of a metal coil, interleaving between extrusions for surface protection, etc. Chipboard sheets and strips can be produced from Clay Coated New Back (CCNB), SBS, virgin and recycled kraft, and can be poly coated.
VCI Products

VCI Products

The Metal Protectors are experts in environmentally friendly corrosion inhibition and removal solutions. You can keep all metal free of corrosion via a packaging or chemical solution. Whether your requirement is short term or long term, indoor or outdoors, TMP has the answer. Our VpCI (Vapor Phase Corrosion Inhibitors) film, coated kraft paper and emitters protect the surface of the material without leaving any type of residue or oil. Our products are recyclable. The VpCI kraft and poly products are available in roll stock, sheet stock, perforated on a roll, bags (zip lock and heat sealable), tubing and gusseted. VpCI emitters are ideal when shipping or storing equipment. Contact our experts for an environmentally friendly corrosion solution!
Tape

Tape

We offer a full line of stain and adhesive transfer resistant tapes manufactured by Tesa, Intertape, Shurtape, Permacel, Polyken, and many more of the top tape producers. Our strategic tape partners produce specialty tapes, including, tensilized polypropylene strapping and MOPP backed filament tapes. We also supply standard masking, flatback, duct/cloth, and carton sealing tapes.
Steel Banding

Steel Banding

Steel banding is available in a wide range of sizes and gauges to accommodate your strapping requirements. Our strapping ensures a safe rounded edge that is problem free during application. We offer high tensile and heavy duty strapping, which conforms to government and railroad specifications. The ranges of sizes we offer are tailored for maximum packaing strength and safety. Call The Metal Protectors for recommendations on the correct strapping for your application.
Polypropylene strapping

Polypropylene strapping

Polypropylene strapping, or PP strapping in both machine and hand grades offer the most economical straaping and banding. Polypropylene bundling and strapping is used for light and heavy bundling, light palletizing, and unitizing applications. This type of plastic strapping has a 5.5% to 25% elongation depending on your packaging application.
Poly Cord Strapping

Poly Cord Strapping

Cord strapping is the original non-metallic strapping. Our polyester cord strapping is portable, versatile, and available in both bonded and woven strapping. This type of strapping is soft finish so it will not damage or mar surfaces. It works like a flat rope with superior know strength, and can be used without tools or dispensers.
Polyester Strapping

Polyester Strapping

Polyester strapping or PET strapping is known for superior strength and retention on packaging loads. The poly strapping "elastic" effect keeps shrinking packages tighter together for long lasting pallet unitization. Polyester is also being made to handle heavier loads once only considered to be capable of steel strapping. The Metal Protectors offer both nad and machine grades.
Stretch Film

Stretch Film

Stretch film's elastic recovery keeps items tightly bound. It is frequently used to unitize pallet loads but may also be used for bundling smaller items. Available in regular and VCI treated.