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Dr. Shrink, Inc.

315 Washington, Manistee, MI, 49660, US

  • 800-968-5147
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Dr. Shrink, Inc.

Portable Tools

Heat Gun offers extender accessory.

July 18, 2014

For shrink wrapping projects that call for long reach, Shrinkfast 998 Heat Gun is available with Shrinkfast 2' X-Tender accessory. Straight extender offers pushbutton installation and enables users to add another 2 ft of length to existing 2, 4, and 6 ft extensions. Delivering 212,000 BTUs of power, gun has ergonomic design with fan-shaped combustor for even and steady heat pattern. Read More

Packaging Equipment

Extra Wide Shrink Wrap protects oversized assets.

May 15, 2014

Used to protect larger and oversized assets from the elements, 60 ft wide premium shrink wrap covers machinery, boats, RVs, and other equipment during transport or storage. Size also enables one-piece coverage, which streamlines shrink wrap installation. Available in 100 ft lengths, 10 mil wrap is constructed from 100% virgin resin, contains UV inhibitors, and comes in white to reflect heat and keep covered assets cool. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Protective Film for Metals has corrosion-inhibiting technology.

August 2, 2013

Available in 20 x 100 ft, 4 mil sheets, Multimetal ICT Film provides defense against corrosion damage on ferrous and non-ferrous metals in typical shipping and storage conditions. Protective film is intended to be installed as base layer underneath Dr. Shrink premium shrink wrap; combination ensures durable, weatherproof storage and transportation cover with corrosion prevention. If properly packaged and stored, this non-toxic and recyclable film can protect metals for up to 5 years. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Strapping Dispenser prevents knots, tangles, and twists.

May 8, 2013

Compatible with company's premium ½  and ¾ in. width strapping rolls, Strapping Dispenser lets users free up hands when shrink wrapping objects. High-impact plastic dispenser has feet with non-skid pads so dispenser stays put while users unroll necessary footage for job. Additional features include convenient carrying handle and low-resistance spindle system. Read More

Packaging Equipment

Reusable Accessory promotes air circulation under shrink wrap.

March 29, 2013

Using strapping, buckles, and tensioning tool, DS-LIFTOFF separates shrink wrap from product it is covering to promote air circulation and provide surface protection for painted boat hulls, machinery, RVs, and other equipment. Reusable installation accessory prevents chafing and subsequent blistering caused by shrink wrap moving against product during storage and transportation. Product comes in sleeves of 12 or cases of 100. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Shrink Wrap Cutting Tool promotes job efficiency.

June 1, 2011

Combining Ring Cutter and Film Knife tools into one unit, Wrap n' Strap Knife provides safe and convenient tool with which user can cut strapping and film. One side of tool is designed to cut woven cord strap, while other is optimized for making clean, smooth, and even cuts for shrink wrap. Two additional blades are included to facilitate replacement, and tool is sized to fit snugly in back pocket or in any toolbox. Read More

Packaging Equipment

Shrink Wrap is flame retardant.

March 1, 2011

Providing protection against accidental combustion, Flame Retardant Shrink Wrap can be used for scaffolding, shipyards, factories, containments, and temporary buildings. It contains additives to extinguish cover within 4 sec from removal of ignition source. Designed to meet/exceeds NFPA 701 specifications, product is opaque white in color and comes in 26, 32, and 40 ft wide rolls and 7, 9, and 12 mil thicknesses. Read More

Waste Handling Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Green & Clean

Recycling Kit keeps used shrinkwrap out of landfills.

February 23, 2010

Holding approximately 600 sq ft of plastic, each REBAG® Kit consists of 30 x 50 in. clear bag with shrinkwrap removal directions printed on it, closure device, and prepaid UPS return label. To use, owner cuts off asset's cover above perimeter band after removing zipper access doors, strapping, and vents, and places it into bag. Bag is then closed with cable tie and self-adhesive return label is attached. Full REBAG® can be picked up by UPS or dropped off at UPS service center. Read More

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