TIR Cables & Fittings

The definition TIR stands for "Transport International de Marchandises par la Route" and is a Customs Agreement concerning the international transport of goods. TIR-cable is used on open-top containers and in the tarpaulin industry. Our TIR-cable is produced completely according to the directives of the TIR Convention of 1975.  

Below are items that are used in conjunction with TIR & Tilt Cables

TIR Cable , TIR Cables & Fittings

As we manufacture TIR / Tilt cords any size is available to order, standard sizes are available from stock ie 22mt, 34mt and 36.5mt cords. Each cable is fitted with terminals that will take a  metal or plastic numbered security seal.

Specification of TIR Cord

  • Material - Steel cable consisting of a textile wire core with at least four separate steel structures around it, so that the textile is not visible.
  • Application - Tarpaulin industry for international transport with TIR end fittings.
  • Mantle - Transparent Plastic.
  • Diameter - 6mm with Steel wire: 3mm
6mm TIR Cable Terminals , TIR Cables & Fittings

6mm Replacement End Terminals for TIR Cord.


Fixing Tools For Ending TIR Cables, TIR Cables & Fittings

TC1044 - Complete set of tools to securely fasten end terminals to TIR Cable.

These items are also available separatly -

TC1045 - Spear

TC1046 - Spear Holder

TC1047 - Punch

TC1048 - Block

Rounded Staple Steel Zinc plated, TIR Cables & Fittings

TC 1006 Size 51 x 30mm
TC 1007 Size 51 x 38mm
Supplied in bags of 50 units

Rocking Staple Steel Zinc plated, TIR Cables & Fittings

TC 1004 Size 28 x 37mm
TC 1005 Size 28 x 45mm
Supplied in bags of 50 units

Customs TIR Welding Tape (250MT Per Roll), TIR Cables & Fittings

For use when applying customs seal tape and security tape around repairs on TIR curtainsider trailers.

TC 1014 9mm Grey

TC 1015 9mm Blue

TC 1016 9mm Red

TC 1017 9mm Yellow

TC 1018 9mm Black

TC 1019 9mm Transparent

TC 1020 9mm White

9mm Customs Seal Pressure Roller, TIR Cables & Fittings

Wooden Handle and Steel Embossed Wheel for use when applying customs seal tape and security tape around repairs on TIR curtainsider trailers.

PVC TIR Straping (20mm), TIR Cables & Fittings

20mm PVC TIR strapping. For the use of securing tilt back curtains through staples and cut up as handles for on curtain poles to help securing them in position.