Dr. Shrink Wrap

Need strength? Toughness? Hardcore Protection?
Dr. Shrink Wrap

Unbeatable protection in all climates
Dr. Shrink's Extreme Shrink Wrap-- Proven products that perform from Point Barrow, Alaska, to the North Sea, to desert temperatures of the Middle East, to the subtropical climate of Australia, to the tip of South Africa--it's part of the Dr. Difference.

The Dr. Difference
At Dr. Shrink, we stock a complete line of American-made shrink wrap products capable of wrapping almost any object.
With premium shrink wrap available up to 60 feet wide and 12-mil thick, entire flatbed loads of machinery can be protected, temporary roofs, encapsulation of scaffolding, equipment transportation, industrial covers, and more-- making it impervious to damage from the elements.

Dr. Shrink offers several mil thicknesses for different types of applications. We only supply premium 100% virgin resin shrink wrap featuring maximum UV inhibitors. This kind of quality ensures long-term usage and ultimate, tough protection.

All Dr. Shrink, Inc. shrink wrap is formulated from premium grade polyethylene, UV inhibitors, and other additives which are designed to resist degradation due to sunlight, rain, chemicals, and heat. It is suited for heavy-duty applications where excellent two directional shrink properties and toughness is required.
Test Description Method Units Nominal** Value
Thickness ASTM D1593* Mil (μm) 6 (152) 7 (178) 8 (203) 9 (229) 10 (254) 12 (305)
Weatherability ASTM G53 Hours 1000+ 1000+ 1000+ 1000+ 1000+ 1000+
Shrink Temperature ASTM D2732 Deg F 275 275 275 275 275 275
Tensile Properties  
Yield (md) ASTM D882 psi 1450 1450 1450 1450 1450 1450
(cd)   psi 1300 1300 1300 1300 1300 1300
Break (md) ASTM D882 psi 3000 3000 3000 3000 3000 3000
(cd)   psi 3000 3000 3000 3000 3000 3000
Elongation (md) ASTM D882 % 650 675 700 725 750 775
(cd)   % 750 775 800 825 850 850
Elmendorf Tear (md) ASTM D1922 grams 750 900 1100 1350 1700 1900
(cd)   grams 1400 1600 1750 2050 2400 2600
Dart Impact ASTM D1709 grams 750 825 900 925 1000 1050
Moisture Vapor Transmission Rate ASTM E96 g/100 sq. in-day 0.23 0.20 0.18 0.16 0.14  
    perms 0.13 0.11 0.096 0.082 0.076  
    Metric perms 0.084 0.070 0.063 0.054 0.050  
The above shrink wrap also meets the following industry and government technical specifications: Industry Standards :
ASTM D4397-91 ASTM D4635-91
Type 1, 2 & 3; Surface 2; Finish 1
Government Standards
Federal Specification LP-378***
Type 1 & 2; Class 1; Grade B; Finish 1 Federal Specification LP-390
Type 1; class L; Grade 1 or 2; Category 4 Federal Specification LP-512
Type 1; Class L; Grade 1 or 2
*Based on average roll weight
**Nominal values are not to be considered minimum specification for acceptance of product
***Required by GSA for polyethylene shrink wrap
Want to see the toughness in action?
Take a look at this short video from our distributor in Norway, Alfa Solution, to see just how much our Flame Retardant shrink wrap can withstand. Flame Retardant is ideal for scaffolding, shipyards, containments, and temporary buildings. It contains specialized additives that will extinguish any flame within 4 seconds of removing the heat tool.
Flame Retardant shrink wrap put to the test
What size would fit your needs? Here are a few popular sizes for extreme application.  Call us for more sizes and bulk prices!
Popular 9, 10, and 12-mil sizes:
20' x 100' 10 or 12-mil
32' x 186' 10-mil
40' x 100' 10 or 12-mil
50' x 100' 9-mil
60' x 100' 10-mil Flame Retardant
26' x 62' 9-mil
26' x 160' 7-mil
32' x 70' 9 or 12-mil
40' x 60' 12-mil

Features & Benefits :

1. Complete protection against weather damage- Our shrink wrap is water proof and can be sealed around entire units to eliminate any weather related losses.

2. Easy application- By using the logical steps to install our shrink wrap, as shown on our training video, you will find it is easier to shrink wrap than tarp.

3. Shrink wrap will not chafe or damage covered products- When properly applied, Shrink wrap will not move or chafe like heavy, Dirty tarps can when covering loads being transported or stored.

4. Shrink wrap covers can be ventilated to eliminate moisture and mildew problems.
We also offer our specialty "Corrosion Inhibiting" shrink wrap & stretch wrap that keeps corrosion from forming on ferrous & non-ferrous metals.

5. Gulmohar offers zipper access doors for entry into the covers without cutting or removing the shrink wrap.

6. Shrink wrap is cost effective - Our durable, UV protected shrink wrap is only pennies per square foot and provides superb protection against the elements.

7. Gulmohar offers a complete package that simplifies and helps eliminate the problems typically associated with shipping and storage protection on all size products.

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