Ty-Rap® High-Performance Cable Ties

Ty-Rap® Air Handling – Plenum Cable Ties

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Ty-Rap® Air Handling (Plenum) Cable Ties are UL® Listed as suitable for use in air handling spaces (plenums) in accordance with Section 300.22 (C) & (D) of the National Electric Code®. This UL Listing makes Ty-Rap the perfect solution for cable and wire management in the area above a drop ceiling or below a raised floor. The Ty-Rap® Air Handling – Plenum Red Cable Ties are most often used due to an inspector’s familiarity with the red color in plenum environments and often required when managing wire for fire alarm or other safety installations. Ty-Rap also offers UL Listed, Air Handling (Plenum) Cable ties in natural and 8 other colors.

NEC and National Electrical Code are registered trademarks of the National Fire Protection Association, Inc.

Ty-Rap Detectable Cable Ties

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Ty-Rap Detectable Cable Ties are made from standard nylon or polypropylene, and incorporate a unique compound detectable by metal detectors and x-ray equipment. Their bright blue color makes them easy to spot. The polypropylene version is buoyant, making it ideal for use in liquid-processing areas.

With Ty-Rap Detectable Cable Ties, you have all of the advantages of the original Ty-Rap Cable Tie, including a smooth body with an infinitely adjustable design, high-performance stainless steel locking device for a perfect fit and superior holding power – plus the peace of mind of knowing the integrity of your product is uncompromised.

Ty-Rap Detectable Cable Ties are a contamination solution for good and beverage processing plants and may aid companies in meeting the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Hazard Analysis of Critical Control Points (HACCP) safety standards and the European Union (EU) hygiene monitoring regulations.


  • Detectable by metal detectors set at minimum 1.5mm ferrous sphere
  • Detectable by x-ray equipment
  • Bright blue color allows easy visual detection, especially on white conveyor systems
  • Buoyant Polypropylene version available for use in liquid-processing applications

Typical Applications

  • Food and beverage processing
  • Pharmaceutical production
  • Chemical and compounds manufacturing
  • Tobacco processing
  • Tire and airbag manufacturing
  • Any other industry sensitive to contamination and using detection equipment

Ty-Rap® Ball-Lock Cable Ties

High-Performance Stainless Steel Ties Safe and easy to install!

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These one-piece, self-locking stainless steel cable ties offer quick and easy installation – no crimping or folding required – and a strong, reliable lock. Choose among a variety of sizes and materials to meet all of your wire and cable bundling needs, even in the most extreme environments.

Fast, easy installation

  • Self-locking – no time-consuming crimping or folding
  • Stainless steel ball in low-profile, wedge-shaped head locks tie securely in place
  • Angled tail enables fast, easy insertion
  • Rounded edges and smooth surfaces protect installer's hands

Available in three material options

  • 302/304 grade stainless steel for standard applications
  • 316 grade (marine-grade) stainless steel for extra corrosion resistance
  • 316 grade with polyester coating to prevent corrosion between dissimilar materials and add extra safety protection to the edge of the tie