Ratchet straps are cargo tie-down straps made of polyester webbing. They are run through a buckle that lets you loosen and tighten the strap, so you can lengthen the strap until you can pull it across your entire load, then tighten the strap until there’s enough tension to secure the load. Occasionally, we are asked […]
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How Many Ratchet Tie-Down Straps Do I Need to Secure Cargo Load?
Whenever you are transporting a heavy load in a flatbed truck then it is very important to ensure the safety of the load. For the protection of the loads, tie-down straps are used. Tie-down straps is a fastener that is available in various length. The length of the strap is selected depending on the size […]
Beginner Auto Transport Guide: Car Tie-Down Straps Uses and Type
It’s a risk that lingers in the back of every car hauler’s mind: that a sudden stop or lane change is the only thing between a safe delivery and damaged cargo. Regardless of the type of loads you haul, having car tie-down straps at your disposal is incredibly important for ensuring your cargo is always […]
Twisting Trucking Straps: Should You Do This Trucking Techniques and Why?
It’s an age-old question new truckers may find themselves asking when seeing older, experienced truckers’ trailers and loads – “why are you twisting your trucking straps?” While it may seem to be a matter of preference at first glance, there’s actually a very good reason flatbed haulers will twist their ratchet and winch straps when […]
Finding the Best Car Hauler Tie-Down Straps and Auto Hauling Vehicle Straps
Auto Hauling Truckers understand the importance of securing cargo to prevent any damaging movement. However, the key to safely securing your cargo is choosing the right auto hauling straps. Types of Auto Hauling Straps 1. Car Carrier Straps Auto Hauling Straps secure vehicle loads to the car carrier by anchoring the vehicle’s tires to slots on […]
Why Winch Straps and Ratchet Straps are Crucial for Flatbed Load Shifting
For both new and pro flatbed haulers, the risk of flatbed load shifting can range from a minor annoyance to major calamity. Ensuring the safety of your cargo is of utmost importance during deliveries, and the use of winch and ratchet straps to prevent load shifting may be one of your easiest options! These tie […]
Truck Tie Down – Important Five Things to Consider Before Buying
Tie-downs are very important when it comes to securing the cargo in your truck. Neglecting their importance only leads to disasters and legal problems! With the rise in the number of truck accidents, the demand for truck tie-down straps has started going up. So, if you are about to purchase a tie-down, here’s what […]
What Makes Up the Perfect Tarp Tie Down that Truckers are Looking For?
While items are being transported on flatbeds across the country, the environment can pose many challenges and threats to the haul. Whether it is rain, snow, and other extreme weather conditions, the haul must be protected in transport. This is where tarps come into play. Tarps can cover and secure a haul from environmental factors. […]
How to be Prepared with Cargo Securement and Prevent Violations
Load safety is one of the most important aspects that must be taken care of. Cargo securement is not a difficult task but still proper attention is not given to it. If the load is not secured then it can be very dangerous as it can fall from the flatbed trailer and truck very easily. […]
What To Do When You Don’t Have a Winch Winder
We at Mytee Products believe that winch winders are simple but ingenious tools. Winch winders certainly qualify as those little things that make truck drivers jobs easier. It could also be coincidence that they are a popular product with our experienced truck drivers. A winch winder is essentially a tool you attach to your winches […]