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5 Moving Day Must-Haves

May is National Moving Month, when thousands of Americans will be packing up their belongings and moving to a new home. Whether it’s due to a job change, a school change or just the desire for a change of scenery, moving is exciting but also a lot of work. If you choose to go the […]

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Moving Dolly Strength Test

Heavy duty moving dollies by US Cargo Control are rated for 800 pound capacity. But we wondered what would happen if more than 3 times that weight was set on it. Would they hold up? Would the swivel wheels collapse or the wood frame snap? We set out to learn and document that process. The […]

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Strap Winder Keeps Your Winch Straps Neat and Secure

This strap winder is a handy tool for any flatbed hauler. The flatbed strap winder easily attaches to any standard side rail on a flatbed and keeps your excess winch strap neat and secure. INSTRUCTIONS: Feed the strap through the take up spool and fold the webbing over. While holding the strap with your left hand, […]

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How to Create Tie Down Points Using L Track Single Receivers

This video explains the uses for our airline track single receivers and single stud fittings with o-rings. This item features a 2″ round base with two holes for mounting on pickup beds, RV’s, trailers, etc. The spring-loaded plunger squeezes easily to slide into the base and snap in place. It can be used to tie […]

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Hand Truck Assembly Guide

US Cargo Control Hand Trucks: HTVLP10PW Aluminum Hand Truck with Pneumatic Wheels & Loop Handle HTVLP10PWSCENP Aluminum Stair Climbing Hand Truck with Pneumatic Wheels HTVLP10RF Aluminum Lightweight Hand Truck with Foam Fill Tires HTVLP10RFSCENP Aluminum Hand Cart with Foam Fill Tires & Stair Climber HTPH10PW Aluminum Hand Truck with Pneumatic Wheels & Pin Handle HTPH10PWSCENP Aluminum Hand […]

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US Cargo Control Goes Camping

The trees are turning green, mowers are humming… summer is almost here. And if you’re a camping enthusiast, that means it’s time to start getting your gear ready. To make things easier, we’ve put together a list of essentials you might not have considered, and you can find them all at uscargocontrol.com. 1) Tie down […]

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How To Create a Motorcycle Tie Down System in a Pickup Truck Using LTrack

This video shows how L-track (also known as L track, airline track or logistic track) is used to create a motorcycle tie down system in a pickup truck. L-track installed on a the bed rails of a truck provides a wide variety of anchor points to tie down motorcycles, ATVs or other cargo you want […]

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How to Create Tie Down Anchor Points with E-Track Singles

E-track singles create anchor points for small spaces such as pickup boxes, moving dollies, or anywhere you need a tie-down point. This short video explains what they are and places you might want to install them. See the full transcript below. For more information or to purchase products used in this video, click on the […]

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L-Track Fittings: Small But Mighty

What’s round, measures less than 2″ high, yet has the ability to withstand up to 4,000 lbs. of pressure? A single L-track fitting with round ring. This simple workhorse is easy to install- just attach the round airline track single base using screws and click the fitting into the recessed area. But more importantly, these […]

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Heavy Duty Lumber Tarp for Flatbed Trailers

Learn more about the waterproof heavy duty lumber tarp shown in this video. Lumber tarp features oversized d-rings in 3 rows that run the length of the tarp and abrasion resistant pads for increased durability. Specifications: Heavy duty 18 oz. PVC coated polyester on top and sides 24′ x 27′ with 8′ flap Colors: black, […]

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How To Insert an E-track Fitting into an E-track Rail Section

For more information or to buy the items shown in this video, click on the links below: E-track tie down with o-ring 5′ painted horizontal E-track E-track fittings are easy to insert and remove from etrack sections: 1.) Hold the fitting at a downward angle while pulling up on the locking pin using your index […]

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How To Install E-Track on a Flat Trailer

For more information or to purchase the products in this video, click on the links below: 8′ horizontal galvanized E-track rail section 1/4″ x 1-1/2″ zinc plated hex bolts and nuts #10 x 3/4 screws E-track tie down systems for flat trailers are ideal for transporting motorcycles, ATVs, utility vehicles, snowmobiles and automobiles. E-track provides […]

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