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Blue Ox Permanent Base Plate Safety Cables, 3' - 10,000 lbs - Qty 2

Blue Ox Permanent Base Plate Safety Cables, 3' - 10,000 lbs - Qty 2

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Required in most states, safety cables add some extra assurance that your towed vehicle won't become a runaway vehicle if breakaway occurs. Aircraft-grade steel ensures strength, and plastic coating keeps cable from scratching your base plate. Lowest Prices for the best safety cables from Blue Ox. Blue Ox Permanent Base Plate Safety Cables, 3' - 10,000 lbs - Qty 2 part number BX88208 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-1624 for expert service.
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Blue Ox Safety Cables - BX88208

  • 10000 lbs GTW
  • Straight Cables
  • Blue Ox
  • 36 Inch Long
  • Coated Cables
  • Quick Links

Required in most states, safety cables add some extra assurance that your towed vehicle won't become a runaway vehicle if breakaway occurs. Aircraft-grade steel ensures strength, and plastic coating keeps cable from scratching your base plate.


Features:

  • Safety cables offer extra security for your tow system
    • Permanent base plate safety cables provide permanent safety connection between base plate and towed vehicle
  • Aircraft-grade steel cable is strong and durable
  • Plastic coating prevents scratches on your base plate
  • Quick-links prevent unhooking
  • Made in the USA


Specs:

  • Quantity: 2 cables
  • Length: 36"
  • Capacity: 5,000 lbs
  • 1-Year warranty


BX88208 Blue Ox Safety Cables - 3' Long - 5,000 lbs





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Video Transcript for Blue Ox Tow Bars BX88208 Review

Today we're gonna be taking a look at the Blue Ox three-foot long Safety Cables. Safety cables offer extra security for your tow system. They are required in most states, and they offer extra assurance that your towed vehicle won't become a runaway vehicle if a breakaway occurs. They're constructed of a aircraft grade steel. They're very strong, very durable. They actually feature a capacity of 10,000 pounds, and they got a really nice coating that goes over the cable.

That way it, won't scratch your tow-bar system. The unit's gonna come with four quick links, these are included, they're gonna prevent accidental unhooking. They make for easy attachment and detachment as well. Product's made right here in the USA. You're gonna get two cables, each one measures 36-inches long or three-feet long.

Again, it's gonna offer a capacity of 10,000 pounds. That's gonna do it for today's look at the Blue Ox Safety Cables.


Customer Reviews

Blue Ox Permanent Base Plate Safety Cables, 3' - 10,000 lbs - Qty 2 - BX88208

Average Customer Rating:  4.8 out of 5 stars   (5 Customer Reviews)

Required in most states, safety cables add some extra assurance that your towed vehicle won't become a runaway vehicle if breakaway occurs. Aircraft-grade steel ensures strength, and plastic coating keeps cable from scratching your base plate.

- BX88208
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Exactly what I was looking for. It was difficult to find shorter cables rated for my trailer but etrailer had them. Shipping got delayed in route by the carrier and etrailer was quick to notify me. Couldn't ask for better service on this order.



- BX88208
by:

This product worked great. Didn't have a place to connect the safety cables. Wrapped these around the frame at the bumper.



- BX88208
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Seems like it will do what i need it to do to safely tow my jeep



- BX88208
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Great products, great prices, I qualified for the free shipping and it was still very fast. Thanks!



- BX88208
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Very stout cables, no rust or problems after a year of use.


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Ask the Experts about this Blue Ox Safety Cables

  • Dimensions And Capacities Of Blue Ox 3 Foot Safety Cables # BX88208
    On the Blue Ox 3 Foot Safety Cables - 10,000 lbs - Qty 2 # BX88208, I reached out to my contact at the manufacturer and the 10,000 lb rating is for each cable. This is not rated on what they are able to tow. They don't have a rating for working load because these cables are only intended for use in the emergency situation. They couldn't give me a break strength rating. I went out to our warehouse and measured the Quick Links for you. They are 1/2 inch in diameter and have an opening...
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  • Will Blue Ox Safety Cables Attach to Safety Cables of Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar
    Yes it will! The links on the Blue Ox 3' Safety Cables # BX88208 are 1/2 inch diameter and will clip on to the safety chains that come with the Blue Ox Avail Tow Bar # BX7420. I have added links to video reviews for you to check out as well.
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  • Where to Install Safety Cables on Jeep Off Road Bumper When Using D-Ring Adapters
    When using D-ring adapters to flat tow your Jeep like what it sounds like you're doing, safety cables will generally just need to be attached to the vehicle's frame. What you can do is use some short cables to wrap around each frame rail and then hold them together with quick links. You can then attach the safety cables from the RV to the quick links. I recommend using the Blue Ox Safety Cables # BX88208, as it includes two 3 foot long cables and 4 quick links. They feature a 10,000...
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  • Quick Links Needed for 10,000 lb Trailer
    Sounds like you're looking for the Blue Ox 1/2" Quick Link for Safety Chains # BX229-0512. This is designed for the Blue Ox Safety Cables # BX88197 and # BX88208 which are rated for 10,000 lbs, but it will work with any other type of chain or cable as well.
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  • Where to Attach Safety Cables on a Jeep Wrangler Being Flat Towed Using D-Rings on a Bumper
    The short answer is anywhere that you can! You may need to get some short cables to wrap around each frame rail then hold them together with quick links and attach the safety cables from the RV to the quick links. Set # BX88208 is a great option because it comes with two 3-foot long cables and 4 quick links.
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  • Quick Link Needed for 7,600 lb Safety Chains
    The Blue Ox 1/2" Quick Link # BX229-0512 that you referenced is perfect for use with the 7,500 lb Blue Ox safety chains # BX88197 or # BX88208. This quick link has a 10,000 lb weight capacity so it will not limited the capacity of your safety chains. If you are needing a quick connect for a different application then I recommend the Safety Chain Quick Link # 49135 which is rated for 10,000 lbs and has a 3,300 lb safe working load limit. Both parts come in a quantity of 1 so you need...
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Notes: Missing the 4 connectors. Only getting the 2 cables like new

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