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Scaffold Shrink Wrapping : The Process
HELLO! 
I’m Steve Irlam 
Managing Director of 
Rhino Shink Wrap. 
I’ve been shrink wrapping scaffolding 
since 2009. I sta...
SHRINKS ‘DRUM TIGHT’ 
= no site visits to repair wind damage 
WELDED JOINS BETWEEN SHEETS 
= better ‘containment’ & weathe...
For best results, scaffold structure should 
be flush. Shrink wrap can be cut around 
protrusions but it can affect perfor...
The Scaffold Shrink Wrap Process 
Hang Weld Shrink
Take care not to drop rolls or snag sheets of 
shrink wrap during installation 
Hang Weld 
Shrin 
k 
Avoid installing shri...
Hang Weld 
Shrin 
k 
Overlap shrink wrap around scaffolding tube by 
30-40cm and use clip to hold before heat welding
Hang Weld 
Shrin 
k 
The propane gas gun bonds overlapped 
areas of shrink wrap together
Hang Weld 
Shrin 
k 
The heat gun is used to shrink 
the scaffold wrap ‘drum tight’ 
Hold the gun 30-40cm from the shrink ...
Hang Weld 
Shrin 
k 
To repair small holes after 
heat shrinking use Patch 
Tape 
Larger areas can be repaired by cutting ...
Thank you. 
For more information on shrink wrapping, training or a demonstration at your 
site call Steve Irlam on +44(0)1...
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How to shrink wrap scaffolding

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If you are considering shrink wrapping scaffolding (either to provide weather protection or environmental containment to a construction project) this short presentation takes you step by step through the shrink wrap installation process for scaffolding structures.

If you find this helpful, you can get more information about what materials and equipment are required for scaffold shrink wrapping and and get some tips on how to get the best deal from your supplier at www.rhinoshrinkwrap.com

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How to shrink wrap scaffolding

  1. 1. Scaffold Shrink Wrapping : The Process
  2. 2. HELLO! I’m Steve Irlam Managing Director of Rhino Shink Wrap. I’ve been shrink wrapping scaffolding since 2009. I started out ‘on the tools’ and now I help customers achieve the results they want from their scaffold shrink wrap projects. @rhinoshrinkwrap info@rhinoshrinkwrap.com T. +44 (0)1477 532222
  3. 3. SHRINKS ‘DRUM TIGHT’ = no site visits to repair wind damage WELDED JOINS BETWEEN SHEETS = better ‘containment’ & weather protection IMPROVED APPEARANCE = happy customers & more repeat work How is Shrink Wrap Different?
  4. 4. For best results, scaffold structure should be flush. Shrink wrap can be cut around protrusions but it can affect performance and appearance For external shrink wrap sheeting maximum untied vertical distance for scaffold shrink wrap = 3 lifts/ 6m Setting Up
  5. 5. The Scaffold Shrink Wrap Process Hang Weld Shrink
  6. 6. Take care not to drop rolls or snag sheets of shrink wrap during installation Hang Weld Shrin k Avoid installing shrink wrap sheeting in winds >20 mph
  7. 7. Hang Weld Shrin k Overlap shrink wrap around scaffolding tube by 30-40cm and use clip to hold before heat welding
  8. 8. Hang Weld Shrin k The propane gas gun bonds overlapped areas of shrink wrap together
  9. 9. Hang Weld Shrin k The heat gun is used to shrink the scaffold wrap ‘drum tight’ Hold the gun 30-40cm from the shrink wrap and work the heat over the shrink wrap – like spray painting
  10. 10. Hang Weld Shrin k To repair small holes after heat shrinking use Patch Tape Larger areas can be repaired by cutting a patch of shrink wrap and heat welding into position
  11. 11. Thank you. For more information on shrink wrapping, training or a demonstration at your site call Steve Irlam on +44(0)1477 532222 or info@rhinoshrinkwrap.com www.rhinoshrinkwrap.com

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