Archive | July, 2012

How To Tie Down an ATV Using Ratchet Straps

Ratchet straps are an easy and fast way to secure an ATV for transport, and generally range in size from 1″ to 4″ wide. For best results, be sure to choose a ratchet strap with an adequate working load limit (WLL) to secure the weight of your vehicle. Once your ATV is on the trailer […]

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How Much Do Large Rubber Bands Stretch?

Our extra large rubber bands for moving are measured flat, and will stretch to approximately twice their length. We sell the big rubber bands in four different sizes. All are sold in a package of 12. Big Rubber Bands (27″) Large Rubber Bands (30″) Extra Large Rubber Bands (36″) and Oversized Rubber Bands (44″). The […]

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Wire Rope Basics

Choosing the right wire rope for a job will be based on many factors: application, required strength, and environment, to name a few. Understanding the basic terminology and the abbreviations associated with wire rope can help you decide which will work best for you.   1. Size Displayed as inch or fractional inch measurements, the size […]

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