XP Converted Film vs. Conventional Handwrap Analysis
Control pallet dimensions 42" x 48" x 4ft
Weight of pallet 1,200 lbs
Force to load 30 lbs
Number of revolutions 8
Revolution overlap 4"

Cut and Weigh Results
Conventional Handwrap XP Converted Handwrap
Roll specifications 14" x 75g x 1,500' 13.7" x 1,500'
Roll weight 6.3 lbs per roll 4.38 lbs per roll
Roll price $6.88 per roll $6.69 per roll
# of revolutions 10 7
Weight of film 8.4oz/.53 lb 3.34 oz/ .21 lb
Wrapped pallets per roll 12 22
Cost to wrap pallet .58¢ per pallet .31¢ per pallet
Savings
47% savings

From the analysis above XP Converted film in the most cost effective film to use while wrapping.
The most expensive film to use is conventional handwrap.

Other benefits of using XP Converted films:
1. Less revolutions required to wrap pallet and so up to half the wrapping time required
2. Lighter weight roll to carry
3. Little or no stretching or pulling required and so less back strain
4. Less waste as rolls cannot be nicked
5. Less hazardous as now you can walk forward while wrapping





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