Our assortment of protective plastic caps is all encompassing and serve many different needs. Whether you need a single use cap for protection during shipping, or a protective end cap to be left on during storage, Alliance Express has the plastic cap for you. Whenever you have an end to protect, use one of our plastic caps to cover it. They come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Whether you need a plastic cap that just pushes on or threads on, look over our line and find the part that works for you.
End caps are manufactured from a variety of materials to easily handle all protection and finishing needs. From low-density polyethylene to thermoplastic rubber or even vinyl (PVC), these caps are manufactured in a wide range of material options that are sure to suit one’s application needs. Along with being created from a variety of materials, end caps are a reliable way to quickly and safely protect products or simply visually enhance the end of a product. The wide variety and vast product offering of these caps may cause confusion when deciding on which plastic cap one may need, but reviewing what features, size, color and material is needed will aid one in determining the proper plastic caps for the given situation.
The defining characteristics that separate one cap from another are the specifications and features. While simple caps are an economical and reliable way of protecting machinery and equipment from dirt, damage, moisture and corrosion during storage and shipment, these caps may not be the right choice for other, more advanced needs. For example, plastic end caps are offered in a variety of styles for anything from general product protection to protecting an exposed pipe end. There are also many caps that are used in the paint masking industry as well but these parts are broken down into even smaller subheadings under these sections to help one determine the best end cap for their application.
Tapered, non-threaded push fit, threaded and propane cylinder valve caps are just some of the styles of plastic caps offered by Alliance Express. These broad selections offer a huge array of different styles under each of their headings and creates the opportunity to offer numerous styles ofcaps for every need and are contained within the standard product offering for the most economical solution because it eliminates the need for custom tooling. For example, if someone needs a stretchable product that is acid resistant, they should consider flexible end caps made of thermoplastic rubber. This material is resistant to acid while also having the ability to stretch onto larger diameters for a snug fit. In other cases, such as a high temperature masking applications, the high temperature vinyl caps are a popular choice. Deciding on what features may be needed for the situation is the first step in finding the most useful cap.
The size and color necessary also influences finding the best plastic caps for the given application. Plastic caps are offered in a large range of sizes to cover everything from a tiny item such as an air conditioning charge port or tire valve stem, to a much larger object like a 48 inch pipe. This allows for even the most dramatic situations to be handled by the wide range of end caps offered. Although size is slightly more important, color may also be a deciding factor in choosing the correct cap for your application. Caps are offered in many different colors including blue, black, yellow, and red. This allows anyone to add a finished appearance or just simply blend in with its surroundings.
End caps are a popular way of protecting products as well as adding a visual enhancement to something. The huge selection of caps offered gives the ability to have the best cap for anyone. Analyzing the needs in features, sizes, styles, colors and material will help find the right plastic cap for anyone’s specifications.