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Securing large, heavy cargo is quick and hassle-free with these ratcheting tie-downs that permanently bolt onto your trailer. Heavy-duty straps have a quick-release, self-retracting design for super-simple loading and unloading. 3,500 lbs Max load.
Note: Tie-down straps must be chosen according to their safe working load limit (WLL). The weight of the secured cargo must not exceed the combined WLL of the straps being used. For example, if you are using straps with a WLL of 500 lbs each to tie down a load weighing 1,000 lbs, then you need at least 2 straps to safely secure that load. It is recommended that you always use straps in pairs.
CargoBuckle's third-generation tie-down straps bolt to your trailer and simplify the securing and unloading of your cargo. They have a self-retracting design, so there is constant tension on the strap and minimal ratcheting is required to secure your load. Dual safety locks keep the ratchet arm in the open or closed position, so the ratchet will not accidentally loosen or tighten up.
Instead of always having to find and store tie-down straps that hook to the anchor points on your trailer, you'll always find CargoBuckle straps right where you need them. Just pull up on the hook and strap, attach the hook to your cargo, and then operate the ratchet a few times. No more searching for a tie-down strap or dealing with extra webbing that flaps in the wind. And when you're ready to unload, simply push the release lever on the ratchet, free the hook from your cargo, and let the strap retract back down into the ratchet housing.
Using the included hardware, you can permanently mount the 2" wide ratchet straps to any flat surface. Or you can incorporate various adapters (sold separately) to use the tie-downs as either standard straps with S-hooks or as E-track straps. Angled brackets (sold separately) let you mount the straps at a 45-degree angle so that they are easier to access.
Video of CargoBuckle G3 Retractable Ratchet Tie-Down Straps - Bolt On - 2" x 6' - 1,167 lbs - Qty 2
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Today we're going to review part number IMF18800. These are the CargoBuckle G3 Retractable Ratcheting Tie-Down Straps. These tie-downs will help secure large heavy cargo to your trailer. They are quick and hassle-free with the CargoBuckle G3 ratchet system. They do feature a quick release self-retracting design, and they use a permanent bolt-on installation. These do tighten down quickly with the sure-grip rubber-coated handle.
Makes it easy to grip and control with one hand. There is a push-button release which is located right under the handle, what that does is that it allows the handle to move up and down. This also has dual safety locks and what that is on the housing on each side is a cut out, and that'll allow the handle to be put in a lock position. It does have a vinyl-coated steel S-hook which will help protect your cargo from any scratches and it is designed to permanently mount to your trailer or your truck with one bolt and the mounting hardware is included. This ratchet is a durable construction, corrosion-resistant steel body.
The strap is seatbelt-quality polyester webbing. It is all covered with a sturdy plastic housing and also has a stainless-steel spring on the inside. The dimension on the strap will be 2 inches wide by 6 feet long. Does have a maximum load strength or breaking strength of 3500 pounds. The actual safe working load limit for it would be 1/3 of that, which would be 1167 pounds.
This part number does contain 2 of the ratchet straps, and the mounting hardware. It does have a 1 year limited warranty. And just to give you a quick demonstration on how it operates is if you pull up on the release, move the handle all the way into the upright position, that'll allow the strap to extend out and retract back. So when you hook it to your tie-down point, it'll keep tension on the cargo. And then if you pull up on the release and move it down into the ratchet position, that'll allow you to snug it up.
And once you get completely tight, pull up on the release, move it into the lock position, that'll keep the strap across your. And when it comes time to unload it, just pull up on the release, move it the all the way into the upright position, that'll allow you to remove the hook from the tie-down point and your strap will retract back into your housing. And that should do it for part number IMF18800.
Average Customer Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars (60 Customer Reviews)Securing large, heavy cargo is quick and hassle-free with these ratcheting tie-downs that permanently bolt onto your trailer. Heavy-duty straps have a quick-release, self-retracting design for super-simple loading and unloading. 3,500 lbs Max load.
These Retractable G-3 Tie-Down Straps are GREAT!! Very east to install and Operate. No more fumbling with loose straps! These Straps stay in place and they look Very nice on my Boat. Just a bit of advice, I put sealant on the treads and on the bolt head to make it harder for someone else to remove. 108800
by: Dave M10/18/2013
The product appears to be as promised. I haven't been able to use it because the package was missing one washer and one lock nut. So now I have to go to tractor supply to buy the missing parts. Not very good quality control on the packaging end. 104263
by: Russ B06/30/2013
Liked these so much, had to purchase a second set! I use them for tying down pipe on my work van. They work great! 86803
by: MICHAEL J08/06/2013
These are the BEST 93501
by: Greg G.05/06/2013
Perfect set of tie-downs for my HD Deuc e!!!!! 79109
Works great for trailering my polaris r anger. 149763
by: Scott C08/08/2014
Awesome product! Very sturdy and easy to work with. 145173
by: Barry A.05/03/2015
These are probably the most useful products of all that we have ever purchased for our mowing rigs. These retractable ratchet straps have cut our loading & unloading times by 60-70%. They secure our mowers perfectly and do the job all the time. The only negative about them is they do eventually wear out, with constant use. We usually allow them 3 years of useable time, which is still reasonable, given their very good price. I would HIGHLY recommend them to anyone who is interested in securing equipment very quickly. 189560
by: Randal Steelman06/25/2015
My brother bought a set of these to put on his ATV trailer and once I saw how easy there were to use and how well they performed, I had to have a set for my trailer. They are very easy to hook up, ratchet down and release. I had a set on my boat trailer, but I never thought about using them on my utility trailers. No more untangling straps, lose ends flapping in the wind and worries about my tie downs coming loose. I plan to install them on all of my trailers and a set in the back of my truck. 207030
by: Dave R11/17/2014
These are excellent ratchet straps that we use here on our Army base. We use these straps to help secure our platforms to Army vehicles when we are welding and attaching items to the tops of vehicles. They are perfect and exactly what we were looking for. Thank you for your assistance and ease of purchasing and delivery to us, as we were able to get these right to our line and continue assisting the warfighter. 161247
by: Dave Hickman12/03/2014
I bought 6 of these for my ATV trailer I have not installed them yet but they are even better looking and better quality then the pics I know I will be 100% satisfied with them and plan on ordering 3 more for my ATV Trailer and some for my other Trailer, Another good thing about them is I no longer have to carry a milk crate in my truck filled with a bunch of tangled up tie down's 163204
by: Michael J08/18/2015
If you want to keep your bike Safe on a lift Or trailer these are the Best! I have 4 of them on my lift that keep my Bike secure 100% Have had them for two years now and Wouldn't use any other type of tie down They are the Best Insurance Etrailers staff are 5 Stars in my book, you Are all Professional Thanks Michael J 220024
by: Mike W01/06/2015
larger than expected so I think they will be easier to operate, nicer than picture shows, smooth cam operation, we'll see how they work after a couple years exposed to the elements and road debris and winter salt. For now I think they are perfect for my application as ATV/ equipment trailer tie downs. etrailer.com has been easy to order from. 167910
by: JAMES M.12/09/2014
I RECEIVED THE CARGOBUCKLE G3 RETRACTABLE RATCHET TIE-DOWN STRAPS & WAS IMPRESED WITH THE SIZE & WEIGHT OF THEM. I HAUL TWO MOWERS ON MY TRAILER & HAVE BEEN USING MUCH SMALLER TIE-DOWNS THAT ALWAYS GET TANGLED & THEY TAKE MUCH LONGER TO ATTACH. THESE ARE MUCH BETTER AND SHOULD LAST A LONG TIME. GREAT PRODUCT FOR THE MONEY. 163878
by: Joe S.12/18/2014
These are handy as hell to have on your trailer. I use them to secure the front end of my quad / ATV on a utility trailer. Take the few minutes to install these and stop monkeying with general purpose straps! What a time saver and convenience factor, especially when cold and/or rainy and coming in from a hunt. 166099
have not installed yet but these buckles look of high quality heavy build. will be using on a ski boat trailer for rear end tie downs. no more storing tie-downs! Item was shipped quickly and whole experience was awesome. definitely will use e-trailer again and happy to refer friends. 165797
by: Emily M.01/10/2014
Even though it took a while to receive it was well worth the wait. My husband was very pleased with the product. And I got them at a very reasonable price and communication with the company was Excellent. Thank you for a Great product with Exceptional service!!!!!!!! 112448
by: Myron K12/30/2014
Cargo buckles installed easily and are easy to attach and secure. 167279
by: Roy Smith07/19/2014
Love the product and will recommend to my friends and family. I trailer my ATVs during hunting season and also to Colorado during the summer. The cargo straps make it easy to bind them down and I always know where they are. Thanks for a great product, Stan Smith 142187
by: Con L04/30/2015
These are the perfect solution to the tie-down process for my Polaris 900 RZR. It took about 1 hour for installation, but now I drive on the trailer and in less than a minute the unit is secure for trips over rough roads. I recommend highly. 189116
by: Phillip L.11/19/2014
My order was processed immediately and I received the package within 3-4 days. Buckles were very easy to install and work great. This will save about 20 minutes each time I load or unload my ATV, and eliminate the hassel of ratchet straps. 161796
by: Barry A.03/05/2013
Received the product, was exactly as described. The retracting system is going to save me lots of time on & offloading my equipment. The price was reasonable, and the service has been great. I would highly recommend etrailer.com to anyone! 69104
by: Steve D.11/05/2012
This product is for a friend with complications from a stroke which left him partially disabled. This product allows him the ability to load his Razor without relying on help from others or struggling with a cam lock tie down. 58854
by: Bennie Lacks03/07/2014
When I opened the package and not realized they are big ones...Anyway I am happy what I have now and will install them on my trailer when it warms...The bolts are small - needs to change the big bolt..But overall is best! 119838
by: Mark T08/29/2014
These great ratchet straps. No more searching for a tie down for my things on my trailer. Ordered it at 4pm on a Friday an it was shipped within a few minutes, now that's fast service. I'll definitely be back. Mark T 149193
by: Don F.02/18/2015
These were purchased to be used at our local Fire Dept. We love the fast hookup and ease of securing our loads with these Cargo Buckles. No loose ends flapping in the breeze is great. 175182
by: Don W.07/11/2013
Purchased 3 sets of G3 cargo buckles for my utility trailer. E trailer was very quick to get my order processed .These straps are very very nice,and easy to use. Good JOB ETRAILER.com 89068
Have not use very long but what I have used them they are great. ease to mount. hauling a UTV and not a lot of place or options to strap down. the IMF18800 fix the job Thanks 170986
Great service, products look well made. Hopefully they will hold up over time. I was very happy with the performance of etrailer and would recommend them without hesitation. 213578
Purchased these straps to tie down a polaris UTV on a trailer and they work great. Fast easy to use and strong. I would recommend these to anyone wanting to tie down a UTV. 221181
by: Rick A.03/12/2015
Excellent product! Very well built and easy to install! Would definately recommend. I atached four of them to my trailer to tie down my side-by-side UTV. works great! 178053
We received this product very quickly. It was packaged well. It was very simple to mount on the boat trailer. It looks good and works well. very simple to use. 209010
by: Tom Coleman07/24/2015
Received the item promptly and as described. Have not installed as yet. Seems simple enough install. Should make life a lot easier when tying down my motorcycle. 214002
by: Don L.09/26/2014
Haven't used them yet... but toyed arond withthem... they will be an awesome addition to my towing of my bike... better than the straps I've been using... 153125
by: Shaun C12/22/2014
best tie downs i have ever owned, well worth the money!!! only complaint is that i wish they were 1 or 2 feet longer but still great product and product. 166499
by: Craig C.01/23/2014
Mounted permanently on trailer for hauling golf cart, work well,easy to use. Would be nice to have covers on them to keep out of weather and sunlight. 114572
by: John R09/12/2014
These things are the best. I ordered 2 sets to secure ladders to the ladder racks on our trucks. The guys really lke them and we are ordering more. 150890
Excellent product - being used to secure motorcycle inside an enclosed trailer. A bit pricy (I bought 2 sets) but in the long run - worth it. 65464
by: Joe Kearns10/22/2014
I ordered the wrong size, but it worked. I was going to return it, but I didn't need to. It fits. Thanks. It was delivered right on time. 157331
by: Cal B.02/10/2015
You get what you pay for. These eliminate a lot of grief which more than compensates for the price. Work great in a trailer tie down. 173130
by: Tim L.09/30/2014
Item does what is suppose to very well. Saves time looking for straps and untangling them. No more mess! Highly recommend these! 153616
by: Tom E12/29/2014
We use this product to hold the fabricated parts we produce in custom returnable containers. They work great! 167204
by: Mike P.08/06/2015
Excellent product! Works great to hold down my 2 PWC's on the trailer. Very fast shipping. 217094
No more fighting with ratchet straps the best ones out there one man operation thanks 178137
Great product. Really fast delivery. Highly recommend these guys. Thanks George. 170247
Delivered fast and installed today. Really nice and appears to be heavy duty. 192767
I HAVE LOTS OF TIE DOWNS, THESE ARE THE BEST I HAVE EVER USED....... 198523
by: Wayne W.07/04/2014
Like how easy they are to use to strap down and unstrap my mowers. 139318
by: Jim D10/17/2014
Using this product on a tool design. Should work great. 156442
by: Tim S11/01/2013
I use these with my boat and motorcycles. The are great. 105997
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