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The "ZipRails"

Tubex Industries has developed a plastic zipper for numerous military and government projects. Our Heavy Duty "ZipRails" Zippers are used in unpredictable environments. Our state-of-the-art plastic zipper solutions are ideal for applications that must hold up in extreme conditions, contain hazardous materials, and withstand frequent abuse.

Applications

"ZipRails" Includes both military and civilian applications such as:

  • Survivable Shelter Systems
  • Medical Containers and Transport Bags, Sterile Equipment, Body Bags
  • Dry Bags, Tents
  • Covers/Storage for Tanks, Trucks, Jeeps, and Equipment
  • Heavy Duty Tarps
  • Automotive Interiors, Seats, Armrests, Air Bags
  • Waste Containment/Landfill Liners
  • Containers and Large Flexible Packaging for Wholesale or Big Box Stores
  • Furniture Covers to Restrict Fluid & Allergens
  • Surgery Apparel, Body Bags, Bedding Covers, Collection Bags
  • Shipping/Storage: Flexible Bulk Container

Material Specifications

PROPERTIES TEST METHOD UNITS STANDARD MEASURE
DENSITY ASTM D792 gr/cm3 1.25
HARDNESS ASTM D 2240 SHORE A 84
TENSILE STG. ASTM D 638 n/mm2 N/A 21
ELONGATION ASTM D 638 %‏ N/A 300
THERMAL STAB. 180°C minuets N/A 100
MFI - 190°C ASTM D1238 gr/10min N/A 2

Pull strength results: ranges from 70-80 lb.

Sample size : 3 pcs , each 10 cm Temp : °28 or 82.4 f Pull angle: °90