Performance Standards

Carolina Strapping Performance

Carolina Strapping and Buckles Company conducts continuous in-house testing of strapping products and buckles to ensure that all materials meet or exceed customer expectations relative to quality assurance and product performance.

Please view or download the PDFs below for more information.

Instructions / Information:
Instructional Videos:
Ladder Buckle Threading Instructions
Buckle Threading and Tensioning

Buckle Thread Instructions 
Ladder Buckle Threading
Manual Bar Instructions
Manual Tool Bar Instructions

Break Testing Information 
MakoSTRAP Buckle Tensioning
Strapping Tools and Accessories

Pusher Nose Tensioner


  How to Retension Strapping

Carolina Strapping and Buckles Company
2740 West Franklin Boulevard
Gastonia, North Carolina  28052
Phone: 704.349.0000 or 866.51.GATOR
Fax: 704.349.0010

Business Hours: 8am-5pm


Performance Tests

Please click on the links below to view short videos highlighting several of our performance tests.

Straight Break Test   Buckle Break Test
  System Break Test
Tests the full load of the strap

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  Identifies buckle efficiency during stress of application

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  Tests full load capacity of strap and buckle

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