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Monday, March 28, 2016

Dr. Shrink is well known for giving back to their local community in the small town of Manistee, MI. On March 19th, in joint effort with local Moose Lodge No. 1128/2315, Dr. Shrink held a Cornhole Tournament where all the proceeds raised went towards the Relay for Life by the American Cancer Society. Dr. Shrink is well known for

tags: Winterization, Events, Shrinkwrap

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

On the 160th year after it was first launched, the USS Constellation must undergo an almost $2 million hull restoration. To do this, it requires a new temporary structure to provide protection during the rebuilding process. An easy solution was to utilize Dr. Shrink's premium shrink wrap, professionally installed by Atlantic Shrink

tags: Winterization

Thursday, November 27, 2014

While shrink wrap is highly adaptable in conforming to the oddest of shapes, at times an installer needs to permanently fuse together two or more sections of material. Dr. Shrink's Permanent Shrink Wrap Tape powerfully secures multiple shrink-wrapped pieces to adapt to a unique application, reinforce a seam or even patch a hole. It

tags: Shrinkwrap, Winterization

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Great for handling routine or emergency jobs, Beckson's Handy-Mate® pumps are designed for a variety of uses. The 212PC Pump is particularly suited to remove oil from engine crankcases when it needs changing. The winterization process is easier with a Handy-Mate 212PC Pump. The Handy Mate® is made entirely of tough marine

tags: Accessories, Winterization

Sunday, September 14, 2014

ALEXANDRIA, Va., September 10, 2014 -- Water expands in volume by about nine percent when it freezes, creating a staggering force that can crack a boat engine block, damage fiberglass, split hoses, or destroy a boat’s refrigeration system overnight. As fall approaches, Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS)

tags: Winterization

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

For the past eight years, Inc. magazine has ranked the nation's fastest-growing private companies on its annual Inc. 500|5000 list. Now, for the fourth time, international premium shrink wrap supplier, Dr. Shrink has placed among some of America's most successful independent entrepreneurs. Dr. Shrink now shares a pedigree

tags: Winterization