All Purpose and Durable Telescope Boxes
Telescope Design Containers (TD) or telescope boxes are a versatile class for corrugated boxes because it consists of at least 2 pieces including a removable lid known as the “tray”. Which box is best for you all depends on the features designed into each type. Also known as the two-piece tray as the FTD is comprised of a top and bottom piece. The top piece, traditionally known as a “full depth top”, has slightly wider dimensions allowing it to slide completely over the bottom providing extra thickness of material on all sides and end panels. Assembly of the top is done with staples or adhesive on the corner. The Full Telescope Half Slotted Box is simply a Full Telescope Box and both halves have a slotted top.
Multiple Uses of Custom Telescope Boxes
In many cases these boxes are used for large bulky items that are easier by building the box around them. Imagine a heavy washer or dryer. An advantage for this box is at the destination because the cover section is easily removed to facilitate examination of the appearance and condition of the produce or other contents. The flanges serve to help hold the three pieces of the box together because along with straps to ensure the box doesn’t come apart in transit. The extra thickness of this box type provides compression strength suitable for high stacking of fragile items. As a result, this style of box is often used for long products. Such framed art and mirrors, or bulky items like rugs and lamps. This box works well with items such as shoes and other accessible items like printer paper or file folders and many more.
All these box styles and many more can be made at Emans Packaging. If you’d like to learn more about what Emans Packaging can do for you, contact us today.