BoltSeal or Bolt Seal – Container seals, Пломби за контейнери, Sigurnosne brtve za kontejnere, Σφραγίδες δοχείων, Konténer plombák, Sigilli per container, Containerplomben – is used to secure shipping sea containers, trucks, and trailers. A boltseal (Bolt Seal) used for securing containers must conform to the ISO 17712 high security seal standard in order to be accepted by customs all around the world in ocean shipping. The C-TPAT (Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism) specifies ISO 17712 compliant security seals to be used. Bolt seals are generally closed by hand (by pushing the seal body and head together) and opened with the use of bolt cutters. This gives a strong and secure seal for transportation, while remaining convenient for staff in ports and warehouses.
Metal seals (, Metalne sigurnosne brtve, Μεταλλικές σφραγίδες ασφάλειας, Fém plombák, Sigilli di sicurezza metallo, Metallplomben) are certified for domestic and international shipping and other applications that require a high degree of closure and protection. Usability: shipping containers, truck general cargo, courier freight forwarder, airway cargo, oil & gas industry related. There are several basic designs of the metal security seals: bolt seals, ball seals, and cable seals.
The metal seals can be individualized to fit the needs of the user. Typical marking includes logos, consecutive numbering, and barcodes. Laser engraving is the main technology of printing on metal seals body. In this regard the personalized print is very fine and strong adhered to the body of the seal and can not be erased intentionally or under any conditions of using them. It is the case of BoltSeal (Bolt Seal) container security seal.
Metal security seals are made of different metals or metal alloys, meaning that they require special tools to be opened, such as bolt cutters or pliers. Special cable seal, ball seal and BoltSeal also fall into this category of ISO 17712. Designed to deter opportunistic theft of high value goods they also can often be branded, serial numbered, and barcode laser printed to improve tamper resistance and provide excellent security for containers by the uniqueness of them.
The security seal that are in the Indicative level as to ISO 17712 are often called the barrier seal.
BoltSeal or Bolt Seal container seal characteristics
- ISO / PAS 17712 certification;
- Diameter: 10.5 mm;
- Tensile Strength: 15.5 kN;
- Easy to close (without tools);
- Unseal only with cutting tool;
- Material: Carbon steel; ABS; Polypropylene.
BoltSeal or Bolt Seal container seal
- Packaging: 200 pcs. / box; the quantity ordered should be multiple of 200 pcs.
- Box Dimensions of Yellow standard printed: 405 x 220 x260 mm (L x l x H)
- Box Dimensions of White custom printed:
- Box Weight Yellow Boltseal: 15 Kg
- Box Weight White Boltseal: 11.5 Kg