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  • How To: Roof Bags Installation and Use

    How To: Roof Bags Installation and Use

    A cargo bag is one of the most convenient and affordable ways to carry extra items that just wont fit into the trunk or cargo space of your car or SUV. Here’s a video that shows how easy a roof bag is to install and pack. When you’re headed out of town on a road [&hellip...

  • Do I Need to Use a Motorcycle Wheel Chock?

    Oct 29, 13 • Featured, Guides & ArticlesNo Comments
    Do I Need to Use a Motorcycle Wheel Chock?

    Several online discussion forums recently popped up in our searches that asked whether it is necessary to use a wheel chock when transporting a motorcycle. The correct answer is (of course) a resounding, Yes! The question came across each forum remarkably similar. In each instance, some guy was moving out-of-state and had never trailered his [&hellip...

  • Five Reasons You Shouldn’t Use Bungees Instead of Tie Down Straps

    Oct 16, 13 • Featured, Guides & ArticlesNo Comments
    Five Reasons You Shouldn’t Use Bungees Instead of Tie Down Straps

    Bungee cords and tie downs are not the same thing! Using a bungee when you need a tie down strap is a risky scheme at best, and really, just asking for disaster to strike. Do you know why? 1. You don’t know the exact strength of a bungee cord. Most bungee cords do not come [&hellip...

  • Video – Pampered Pet Stroller

    Oct 2, 13 • How-To, Pet, VideoNo Comments
    Video – Pampered Pet Stroller

    http://www.discountramps.com/pampered-pet-stroller.htm The Pampered Pet Stroller is a must have for your special four legged friend! Available in green, blue, red, or pink, this 3-wheel dog stroller will make other dog owners drool. These Pampered Pet Strollers are made of durable nylon that is water resistant with rubber mesh that is sure to last. Simply unzip [&hellip...

  • 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...

  • Road Warrior 2013 Photo Contest

    Aug 23, 13 • PromotionsNo Comments
    Road Warrior 2013 Photo Contest

    I am the rocker! I am the roller! I am the out-of-controller! –Nightrider, “Mad Max” (1979) Ever feel this way with a stretch of road before you? Hopefully, you don’t get TOO crazy (safety first, kids), but if you’ve racked up some miles on your motorcycle this summer, you get the idea. And even though [&hellip...

  • Discount Ramps Employees in Action: Relay for Life 2013

    Aug 9, 13 • News RoomNo Comments
    Discount Ramps Employees in Action: Relay for Life 2013

    It is four days after the Relay for Life in West Bend, an overnight fund-raising walk for the American Cancer Society, and Cherie Christian is sick. Not sick-as-a-dog sick, and certainly not cancer sick, but a bit of a cold with lots of stuffiness kind of sick. Even so, she is cheerful in reporting the [&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...

  • Happy Anniversary, ADA!

    Jul 26, 13 • Guides & ArticlesNo Comments
    Happy Anniversary, ADA!

    An unexpected meeting I only met Brad once, but the meeting, and he, left a lasting impression.  I was at the gym in the middle of my workout, minding my own business. I saw him coming toward me down the hallway, accompanied by one of the personal trainers, along with a third person, a young [&hellip...