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Trailoring

Postby DanR » Sun Jun 21, 2009 5:27 am

I read an article that says ratchet web straps are a NO NO. It said only truckers chain and ratchet binder should be used when tailoring a tractor. Any thoughts?
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Re: Trailoring

Postby Virginia Mike » Sun Jun 21, 2009 6:26 am

AFAIK the real ratchet straps are DOT approved. I doubt that the thin Harbor Freight stuff is. They are changing law so fast it is hard to keep up.

P.S. The COMMONwealth of Virginia is closing the rest stops on interstate 81 to save money, go before you leave home. :evil:
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Re: Trailoring

Postby DanR » Sun Jun 21, 2009 10:02 am

Best advise I've had all day. Thanks Mike.
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