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19 Nov 15

Ergodyne Adds Self-Adhering Tape Trap To Tool Connectors Line



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St. Paul, Minn. (November 19, 2015) – Ergodyne announced today the addition of a new Squids® Tool Connector: the Squids® 3755 Self-Adhering Tape Trap. Without the use of a heat source or messy adhesives, the 3755 creates a secure connection point for nearly any tool in a matter of seconds (when used with Squids® Web Tails).

“Creating a secure connection point for tools shouldn’t be difficult or time consuming,” said Nate Bohmbach, senior product manager at Ergodyne. “The new tape trap requires zero tools for application – workers won’t have to use a heat gun or clean up after a messy tool connector with the 3755.”

The cut- and puncture-resistant tape is truly no muss, no fuss. Because it fuses to itself, workers can apply it without additional tools and – since it lacks adhesive – remove by simply cutting it with a utility knife. When used with the Squids® Web Tool Tails and Squids® Elastic Loop Tool Tails, the Squids® 3755 Self-Adhering Tape Trap creates a tethering system that will keep your tools secure from start to finish and is third-party tested using a 2:1 safety factor.

“We’re leaders in Objects at Heights safety and constantly testing new and efficient tethering solutions,” said Tom Votel, president and CEO, Ergodyne. “Adding a tape that doesn’t need a heat source to secure an attachment point is a no brainer.”

Ideal for those working at heights or where FME (Foreign Material Exclusion) or FOD (Foreign Object Damage/Debris) are a concern, the Squids® 3755 Self-Adhering Tape Trap is now available at all authorized Ergodyne distributors. For more information on where to buy, visit https://stage.ergodyne.com, email tenaciousnation@ergodyne.com or call 800-225-8238 // (651) 642-9889.

Key Features

  • Self-adhering requires no tools for application
  • No adhesives, so it can be replaced without a mess
  • Fiber glass reinforcement
  • Cut and puncture resistant compared to other tool tapes
  • Material content and finish provides added grip to the handle of a tool
  • Max safe working capacity: 8lbs. (3.6 kg) depending on length, tool, tail and lanyard used
  • Third-party tested using a 2:1 safety factor
  • 12ft roll (3.7m) x 1″ wide (2.5cm)

About Ergodyne

Since 1983, Ergodyne has pioneered the development of products that Make The Workplace A Betterplace. What started with just one product has grown into a line of top flight, battle-tested, Tenacious Work Gear®; all precision crafted to manage the elements, improve productivity and provide protection for workers on jobsites the world over. The current lineup is extensive and constantly growing: ProFlex® Hand Protection, ProFlex® Knee Pads, ProFlex® Supports, Skullerz® Head Protection, Skullerz® Eye Protection, Trex Footwear Accessories, Chill-Its® Cooling Products, N-Ferno® Warming Products, GloWear® Hi-Vis Apparel, Squids® Lanyards, Arsenal® Equipment Storage Systems, and CORE Performance Work Wear® and SHAX® Portable Work Shelters.