Razor wire is a central strand of high tensile wire, and a steel tape punched into a shape with barbs. The steel tape is cold crimped tightly to the wire. Razor wire is manufactured with a galvanized tape (Zinc coating ranging from 120 gsm to 275 gsm) and Galvanized core wire (diameter: 2.5mm) with zinc coating 90 gsm to 275 gsm). For more critical razor wire applications, stainless steel tape and stainless steel core wire is used.
- Clipped in concertina form
Razor wire in concertina form, the coils diameter ranges from 300mm to 1000mm. Lower diameters usually consist of three clips per loop and higher diameters consist of five clips per loop.
- Fish-hook blade
- Long blade
- Tear blade
- Medium blade
- Short blade
Razor Wire Tear BladeTear blade is an hybrid of medium blade and long blade, more vicious than a medium blade and more economical than long blade.
Razor Wire Short BladeShort Blade is the original profile of Razor wire barbed tape, developed for military applications. Although mostly replaced by medium blade, it is still preferred by some organizations.