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BoatBuckle Pro Series Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps - 1" x 3' - 400 lbs - Qty 2

BoatBuckle Pro Series Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps - 1" x 3' - 400 lbs - Qty 2

Item # IMF18740

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  • Trailer
  • Boat
  • 2-1/2 - 4 Feet Long
  • Transom Strap
  • BoatBuckle
  • Standard Strap
  • 1 Inch Wide
  • S-Hooks
  • 400 - 500 lbs
These Pro Series ratchet tie-downs are a simple, effective way to secure your boat's stern to your trailer. Sturdy straps ratchet to tighten, and padded buckles and vinyl-coated hooks protect the boat's paint finish. 1,200 lbs Max load. Lowest Prices for the best tie down straps from BoatBuckle. BoatBuckle Pro Series Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps - 1" x 3' - 400 lbs - Qty 2 part number IMF18740 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.


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BoatBuckle Tie Down Straps - IMF18740

These Pro Series ratchet tie-downs are a simple, effective way to secure your boat's stern to your trailer. Sturdy straps ratchet to tighten, and padded buckles and vinyl-coated hooks protect the boat's paint finish. 1,200 lbs Max load.


Features:

  • Heavy-duty tie-down straps firmly secure your boat's transom (stern) to your trailer
  • Seat-belt-quality polyester strap ratchets to tighten
  • Protective pads under the ratchets and vinyl-coated steel top S-hooks protect your boat's paint finish
  • Zinc-coated steel bottom hooks attach to trailer and resist corrosion


Specs:

  • Strap dimensions: 1" wide x 3' long
  • Maximum load strength (break strength): 1,200 lbs
  • Safe working load limit (WLL): 400 lbs
  • Quantity: 2 transom straps
  • 1-Year limited warranty


Load your boat onto your trailer. Connect the bottom, zinc-coated steel S-hooks of the Pro Series straps to the back end of your trailer's frame. Connect the vinyl-coated top S-hooks to the loops on the stern of the boat. Ratchet to tighten the strap. A built-in pad underneath the ratchet helps to prevent it from scratching the boat.


Note: Transom tie-downs should always be used along with a winch strap and a set of gunwale tie-downs. All straps and cables should be chosen according to their safe working load limit (WLL). To determine the maximum load, or break strength, of the strap, simply multiply the WLL by 3. The WLL is always one-third (1/3) of the maximum load. It is recommended that you always use straps in pairs.



F18740 Pro Series Stern Ratchet Tie Down Straps by Boat Buckle (IMMI) - 3' x 1" - 1,200 lbs - QTY 2







Video of BoatBuckle Pro Series Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps - 1" x 3' - 400 lbs - Qty 2


Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for CargoBuckle Tie Down Straps Manufacturer Review

Speaker 1: What makes IMMI's BoatBuckle and CargoBuckle so unique is that they're not just another tie down. They're safety products, designed by a safety company. Our IMMI engineers have designed BoatBuckle and CargoBuckle to the highest degree of quality, so our customers can put them to the test, and over the past 50 years, that's exactly what we have done.In our quality assurance lab, our products take on mud, water, and salt, face brutal temperatures, heavy loads, pull after pull, to give you the most trusted tie down money can buy. So, whether you find yourself in salt water, fresh water, mud, dust, sand or snow, you can count on BoatBuckle and CargoBuckle to secure your load.IMMI is recognized as a safety leader all over the world, with proven products that protect children, first responders, our military, truck drivers, outdoor adventurers and more. As global leader in the design, testing and manufacturing of advanced safety systems, you can trust us to take care of what matters most. You can trust IMMI's BoatBuckle and CargoBuckle..


Customer Reviews

BoatBuckle Pro Series Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps - 1" x 3' - 400 lbs - Qty 2 - IMF18740

Average Customer Rating:  4.6 out of 5 stars   (46 Customer Reviews)

These Pro Series ratchet tie-downs are a simple, effective way to secure your boat's stern to your trailer. Sturdy straps ratchet to tighten, and padded buckles and vinyl-coated hooks protect the boat's paint finish. 1,200 lbs Max load.

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The hooks strap and ratchet and rubber backing are all well made. The instructions for use were simple and straight forward. The ratchet snugged down nice and tight. 454822



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Very nice transom Rachet straps. Like the rubber on the back to help protect the boat. Will be using them on a jet boat, the length was the perfect size. 409241



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eTrailer is great to deal with. Now onto the BoatBuckle Pro Series ratchet tie downs. This is my second pair. IN each pair the tie down ratchet systems flexes/bends and the ratchet doesn't engage/lock correctly. I will be looking for something better in the near future 565846



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So far so good. Struggled to find straps with the correct strength that weren't either too long or too short. wasn't sure about the ratchets since i've only ever used the tension level type. after lots of searching i found these, right length, right strength. took a chance. i actually REALLY like the ratchets. the work quite well and make the connection more snug and maybe even (in my mind at least) more trustworthy. i've only moved the boat with them attached twice (to the lake and back) since buying, but I was satisfied and confident. 414365


Comments

great! been using them for a year and havent looked back. I would recommend these straps to anyone.

michael r - 08/05/2018

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Thanks for the follow up. This is the first time I used the straps. I love the yellow boat protectors and the total quality of the product. 660193



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I brought the straps to tie down my boat which they did a good job of but the metal is very cheap and after serval uses they completely buckled. For what i paid for them i have no complaints and the manufactures replaced them without questions. If you want for occasional use i am sure they would be fine. 594022



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Great strap, everything it was said to be! Ordered product, shipped out same day, received in two days to my surprise! Shipping information provided immediately, as well as tracking, and advising it had been delivered. Very pleased! 560724



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WELL WORTH THE TIME AND MONEY. WILL BUY AGIAN> 559860



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Great product simple to use. 547878



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Product was as advertised,fast shipping and a great price. 546558



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Just as advertised. Prompt service 523161



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Quality product. Great for keeping my boat on the trailer! 517237



- IMF18740
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These are an excellant replacement for the tie downs straps that were on the trailer when I purchased it. 512834



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Awesome straps. I have ordered these a few times and they last a long time, even atound saltwater. Would reccomend these to any boat owner. 469272



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I was very pleased with my transom straps. Good quality and good value. Thanks 428327



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Shipped quick and what I expected !! Thank you 421652



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Works great, love the run we protectors to keep from scratching the transom. 414454



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Awesome product!!! The flip over hinge straps that came with my boat always loosened up while trailoring. These are rock solid and great quality!! 406395


Comments

They are still as perfect as the day I bought them!

Chad - 07/15/2018

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Just what I expected.. 397101



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One year later and my ratcheting boat straps are still like new and have never once loosened up, even after fishing hard most of last year, great product! 381175


Comments

Another year later and these things are still holding strong, I wish more products were made like this!

Rick F - 05/16/2018

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I received my tie downs today and they work great! I am extremely happy with the product and recommend them to everyone with a boat or jet ski. Ordering them was very easy and delivery was quick. Thanks for all your help! 372946



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work great, highly reccomended 367277



- IMF18740
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Great product , makes trailering jon boat much steadier. Shipping was crazy fast, order left warehouse on same day I ordered. Great product, great company 367506



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Rubber protector not strong 353409



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I was very pleased with my order it came quick and was exactly what I was needing. Very Happy with it! 336888



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Straps are great. Really well made. 315575



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Good quality; works well. 313127



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Great product and is exactly what I was looking for. Delivery was right on time and was able to track it to my house. Thanks for a job well done. Bob 306967



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they work GREAT 275879



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Shipping was fast and arrived before estimated delivery date. The straps are easy to use and they work perfect for my pontoon/bunk trailer setup for securing the rear down tight. The rubber padded ratchets lay flat on the back of the pontoons with no worrys about scratching up the aluminum. The rubber pads are a little softer then expected so I would avoid excessive tightening of the ratchet for longer life of the pads. You can still make it plenty tight but with ratchets its so easy to do one or two more unnessasary clicks tighter. 275334



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Have not had any issues or problems. Would recommend. 269534



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Delivery was excellent and the pricing was competitive. I have not used the product but by all indications it is perfect for my jet ski trailer. 264977



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Good Product, Just As Described. Good Replacement For Original Hinge Style Transom Straps. Quick Shipping. 263994



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Fast Arrival- Just what I needed, Thank You. 261559



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We bought these for the tie downs for our boat, They worked wonderful 258675



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Good product, good price! 247818



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They worked perfect for my 2003 skeeter bass boat 222309



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after having the flip and lock kind for 10 years ( that by the way always managed to come loose on the way to the lake) I put these on my boat and trailer when I picked it up from having a new cover made for it and brought it home and when I got home they were just as tight as when I put them on.....no more worrying about them coming loose or falling in the road....great product 214768


Comments

They are working great and still look brand new and have not had any time when they came loose

jim - 07/26/2016

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Product arrived on time and was exactly as advertised. 161140



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I used these for my jet ski trailer. They work great and I like that they have a protective piece under the ratchet to eliminate scratching. 155663



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Product was delivered quickly and meets my needs very well. 139308



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The product is very good quality and fitted my jetski very well, securing it nicely to the trailer. I would definitely recommend it. 94394



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Very good experience ordering with etrailer, tracking was up to date and the straps were not off brands cheapos 66995


Comments

One of them broke

Brian - 08/20/2014

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- IMF18740
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High quality and it does have the rubber pad under the ratchet to protect the boat finish. Works as advertised! 57436



- IMF18740
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Exactly what I was looking for...Not able to find locally at a number of retail outlets. 51032



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Very good quality. Product is as described. Easy to use. 46184


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  • Can BoatBuckle Pro Series Ratcheting Straps # IMF18740 be Adjusted to 10 Inches
  • I do have a solution for you, however if you are only needing about 10 inches, the BoatBuckle Pro Series Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF18740 will not be your best option. I spoke with my contact at BoatBuckle and he stated that for your application, a much better option will be the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Tie-Down Straps # IMF17631. This system features a set of transom straps that measure 2 inches wide and up to 2 feet long, but will do a nice job of ratcheting down...
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  • Replacement Boat Strap Tie-Down Recommendation
  • The BoatBuckle Pro Series Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF18740 that you referenced would work great on your boat trailer. The padded buckles and vinyl-coated hooks protect the boat's paint finish. These also have a 1,200 lb capacity. I attached a review video for you to check out as well.
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  • Recommended Boat Tie-Down Straps for 2,200 Pound Boat on 600 Pound Trailer
  • Going with tie-downs that have around a 1,000 pound break strength like the BoatBuckle Pro Series Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF18740 will work great with your boat and trailer. Typically when choosing boat tie-down straps, you will want a strap with a break strength capacity that exceeds the weight of your trailer (or the lightest object). Since your trailer is between 400-600 pounds, these straps will be perfect. The strap dimensions are 1 inch wide and 3 inches long. The...
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  • Hitch-Mount Ramped Carrier for Generator
  • The TorkLift Lock and Load Security Cargo Tray # TLA7752 at 27-3/4 x 24-inches is the largest such model they offer. But we do have hitch-mount cargo carriers with the same 500-lb weight capacity to which you can add locks to secure the generator. Since your Champion DUAL-FUEL 2800wt has wheels you might like a ramped carrier like # MT70106 from MaxxTow to make loading easier. You can use anti-rattle hitch lock # 63232 to lock the carrier to the hitch and a cable lock like # 8122D to...
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  • Availability of Yellow Protectors of the BoatBuckle Pro Series Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps
  • You are looking for the part # IMF13274. This is the yellow protector of the part # IMF18740 that you referenced.
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  • Replacement Protective Pads for Boat Buckle Pro Series Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps
  • To replace the yellow pads on your Boat Buckle Pro Series Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF18740 referenced in your question, all you need is the Protective Boat Pads # IMF13274. These pads will replace your broken unit so that you can continue to protect your boat from scratches and scuffs. I have attached a couple short video demonstrations on these products that you can also check out.
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