Choosing the Right Material

Choosing the correct strip door material is vital to achieving a long lasting, durable installation. offers many different vinyl strip material options so you can purchase the appropriate product for your application.

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Standard Clear Vinyl – Our clear PVC strips are designed for use in most walk-in coolers or doorways in ambient temperatures. They will work well with pedestrian, cart, lift truck or vehicular traffic and are available in the following widths: 4”, 6”, 8”, 12”, 16” and 48”.

USDA Low Temp PVC – These clear vinyl strips are engineered to remain pliable in the low temperatures commonly found in food service freezers. They should also be used in areas where FDA-approved materials are required, with moderate traffic pedestrian or cart traffic. Available in 4”, 6”, 8”, and 12 inch” widths.

USDA Low Temp Reinforced PVC – Similar to our Low Temp PVC Strips, but reinforced with nylon to remain pliable in freezer temperatures and withstand heavier traffic applications including frequent pedestrian, hand truck or fork lift traffic. Strips are available in 6”, 8”, and 12” widths.

Amberweld Strip Curtains – Vinyl strips specially designed to screen out the UV and near UV rays from welding and brazing flash. Available in 8” and 12” width strips.

Loc-Rib Clear Vinyl – Loc-Rib vinyl strips feature “locking” raised ribs on each strip to help seal tighter against air flow in cooler and freezer temperatures. The ribs also help to prevent wear on the strips as they take some of the abrasions of passing traffic. Available in 8”, 12” and 16” strip widths for doors up to 25 feet tall.

Loc-Rib USDA Low Temp PVC – Similar to our USDA Low Temp PVC, but with raised “locking” ribs. Ideal for use in interior applications below 40 degrees F, the ribs make them more durable and scratch resistant than standard PVC strips. Available in 8”, 12” and 16” strip widths, for applications up to 25 feet tall.

Clear Safety Orange Strips – Used to heighten awareness of the strip door edges, these semi-transparent orange strips help improve safety, especially where motorized traffic is present. Available in 8”, 12”, or 16” widths.

Anti-Static Vinyl Strips – These are clear vinyl strip doors designed to dissipate static electricity harmlessly away from personnel or sensitive equipment. Anti-static strips are ideal in facilities with extensive dust or where static build-up may be a problem (flammable materials, explosives, etc.). These strips are available in 8” or 12” widths.

Color Vinyl PVC Strips – Stripdoors Online offers attractive, opaque colored strip curtains for areas where a clear door isn’t desired. We can add a window to an opaque strip door by RF welding clear sections into the center of the strips. Our color options for purchasing online are Safety Orange, Black and Green.

* Additional colors are available upon request. Please contact us at 800.395.8704 for more information