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  • How To: Secure a Loading Ramp to Your Vehicle

    How To: Secure a Loading Ramp to Your Vehicle

    Safety is serious business when it comes to using your ramps to load a motorcycle, ATV, snowmobile or lawn tractor into your pickup truck or onto a trailer. You may be tempted to skip the critical step of securing those ramps before loading or unloading your equipment, but the few minutes it takes can be [&hellip...

  • Videos – Bosski ATV Trailers & Wagons

    Sep 16, 13 • How-To, Powersports, Utility, VideoNo Comments
    Videos – Bosski ATV Trailers & Wagons

    Bosski 1600 AL, ATV Trailer Review For more information click here – http://www.discountramps.com/aluminum-atv-trailer.htm A brief review of the 1600 AL, Bosski ATV Trailer. Bosski 1600 UT, ATV Wagon Review For more information click here – http://www.discountramps.com/atv-wagon.htm A brief review of the 1600 UT, Bosski ATV Wagon. Bosski ATV Wagons   ATV Wagons by Bosski...

  • How To: Shorten My Tie Down Straps

    Aug 23, 13 • How-To, Powersports, UtilityNo Comments
    How To: Shorten My Tie Down Straps

    Shortening your Tie Down Ratchet or Cam Buckle Straps Have you have spent time wrapping excess strapping around anything you can find or stringing it above, over, under, and through your equipment and then tying it off only to see it flapping in the wind shortly after departing? On a good day, the strap does [&hellip...

  • How To: Maintain Ratchet Tie Down Straps

    How To: Maintain Ratchet Tie Down Straps

    Whether you are a motocross or ATV enthusiast who’s hauling machines to the trail every weekend, the ever-vigilant adult child of an aging parent who needs a hand getting the yard mowed or snow removed from the driveway, or THE guy with the pickup truck – suddenly everyone’s best friend – that gets asked to [&hellip...

  • How To: Assemble Ratchet Straps

    Jul 23, 13 • How-To, Powersports, UtilityNo Comments
    How To: Assemble Ratchet Straps

    Ratchet Strap Assembly If your ratchet straps are delivered unassembled (i.e. strap is in 2 pieces), follow this simple diagram to weave the webbing through the proper way for correct operation. This will allow you to properly use your ratcheting straps. Please take note that if you try to use a ratchet strap that has [&hellip...

  • How To: Properly Use Soft Loops

    Jun 23, 13 • How-To, Powersports, UtilityNo Comments
    How To: Properly Use Soft Loops

    Proper Use of Soft Loops for Tie-downs and Strap Hooks: Soft Loops make quick and secure strap tie-down connections, protecting the surface in the process. By looping inside itself, the soft loop creates a very stable cinch that is less likely to slip or slide along the tie-down point during travel and where the tie-down [&hellip...

  • How To: Choose amongst composite, steel, rubber, or aluminum ramps

    How To: Choose amongst composite, steel, rubber, or aluminum ramps

    What options are there when it comes to the material used to make ramp systems? There are many ramp systems to choose from that are manufactured by many different factories. Since there are so many different manufacturers there is a wide variety of ramp materials to choose from because each factory works with it’s own [&hellip...

  • Video – Boat GunwaleTie-Down Strap

    Jul 31, 12 • How-To, Utility, Vehicle Cargo, VideoNo Comments
    Video – Boat GunwaleTie-Down Strap

    http://www.discountramps.com/boat-tie-down-strap.htm Secure a boat to a trailer with the boat gunwale tie-down strap. The gunwale tie-down strap is designed to go over the center of the back half of a boat then be hooked onto both sides of a trailer to restrict vertical movement and keep the boat secure on the trailer. Includes (2) hooks [&hellip...

  • How To: Step Deck Trailer Ramp Systems

    Apr 11, 12 • Commerical, How-To, Utility, VideoNo Comments
    How To: Step Deck Trailer Ramp Systems

    http://www.discountramps.com/step_deck_trailer_ramps.htm Step deck trailer ramps are becoming a standard tool in the trucking industry. Our high quality step deck ramps have been designed by an Engineer with 30 years experience in the loading industry and are the lightest, strongest ramps on the market. Our well designed heavy duty ramps have a reinforced stubbed toe at [&hellip...

  • How To: Assemble and Use Ratchet Straps

    How To: Assemble and Use Ratchet Straps

    http://www.discountramps.com/cover_tie-down_page.htm In this video we will be demonstrating how to properly assemble and use Ratchet Straps. Ratchet Straps are a very tricky piece of equipment when not used properly. Many straps get jammed or break because of misuse. By the end of this video you should have a firm grasp on how to properly assemble [&hellip...