Practical advice for all your Loading, Hauling & Transport needs

  • Video – TRCB-4460-U Telescoping Universal Roof Rails

    Sep 16, 13 • How-To, Vehicle Cargo, VideoNo Comments
    Video – TRCB-4460-U Telescoping Universal Roof Rails

    For more information on the TRCB-4460-U Telescoping Universal Roof Rails click here In this video we feature the TRCB-4460-U Universal Roof Rails. These adjustable telescoping cross bars are designed to work with almost any four door vehicle, including cars, SUVs and trucks. Perfect for when you need to carry ladders, lumber, or extra cargo!  ...

  • Taking Cover for Winter

    Sep 13, 13 • Featured, Guides & ArticlesNo Comments
    Taking Cover for Winter

    No, summer isn’t over; there’s plenty of time left. But with Labor Day having come and gone and the kids getting back to school, you know winter is on its way. And with the onset of the colder weather comes a huge laundry list of “season end” chores that need to be addressed before the [&hellip...

  • What a Super Prize: Black Widow Motorcycle Jack & Lift

    Sep 6, 13 • PromotionsNo Comments
    What a Super Prize: Black Widow Motorcycle Jack & Lift

    Did you hear? Discount Ramps is running a contest for motorcycle owners! That’s kind of a little joke, because if you follow Discount Ramps through any of our social media outlets (Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Google+, Twitter, Pinterest), you’re probably WELL aware of this, since we’ve been a bit incessant about getting the word out. The [&hellip...

  • Long-Reaching Arms of Harley’s 110th

    Aug 30, 13 • Guides & ArticlesNo Comments
    Long-Reaching Arms of Harley’s 110th

    You can hear the rumblings off in the distance at any given moment these last couple days, no matter where you are. Seriously, it’s almost nonstop. But in a good way. It’s the unmistakable sound of motorcycles rolling through town for the Harley-Davidson 110th anniversary celebration, and you see them in packs or solo, but [&hellip...

  • How To: Figure out what trailer hitch is on my vehicle

    How To: Figure out what trailer hitch is on my vehicle

    TRAILER HITCH GUIDELINES Tongue Weight Capacity: This is the maximum VERTICAL weight that the frame of your vehicle can support. Tongue Weight Capacities for Various Hitch Classes: Hitch Class Tongue Wt. Capacity Class I 200-250 lbs Class II   250-350 lbs Class III -IV 350-600 lbs Class V 1,000 lbs + Sources for determining tongue [&hellip...

  • How To: Determine what Style Foot I Need for my Heavy Duty Loading Ramp

    Aug 23, 13 • Commerical, How-ToNo Comments
    How To: Determine what Style Foot I Need for my Heavy Duty Loading Ramp

    Heavy Duty loading ramps come with two styles of cut on the foot end of the ramp, the knife cut and the stub cut.Knife Foot RampsAdvantages: Taper Knife Cut Feet provide a smoother transition from the ground onto the ramp. The knife cut feet are especially important if you are loading low profile autos limited [&hellip...

  • How To: Determine what ramp I need for loading forklifts

    Aug 23, 13 • Commerical, How-ToNo Comments
    How To: Determine what ramp I need for loading forklifts

    What type of ramp do I need to load an indoor forklift ? Our Standard Heavy Duty Ramps are inappropriate for indoor forklifts. The ramps must be modified to accommodate the small tires and resultant weight concentration those small narrow tires create. In addition to the design of the ramps, the length of the ramps [&hellip...

  • How To: Options for transporting wheelchairs and scooters

    Aug 23, 13 • How-To, MobilityNo Comments
    How To: Options for transporting wheelchairs and scooters

    Options for Transporting Wheelchairs and Scooters When selecting a method of transporting a wheelchair in a vehicle the appropriate choice depends largely on the weight of the wheelchair and the caregivers or user’s ability to handle the wheelchair. Unoccupied wheelchairs and other loose accessories should be secured within vehicles, preventing them from becoming loose projectiles [&hellip...

  • 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...

  • Video – Road Warrior Photo Contest 2013

    Aug 23, 13 • Promotions, VideoNo Comments
    Video – Road Warrior Photo Contest 2013

    For more information Click here – http://on.fb.me/18Pu9Fv The ‘Road Warrior Photo Contest’ is your chance to share that amazing picture of you and your motorcycle and win a Black Window Motorcycle Jack (http://www.discountramps.com/motorcycle-jack-lift.htm). Simply click on the link above, and “like” DiscountRamps.Com on Facebook. Then upload your favorite photo of you and your motorcycle to [&hellip...