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  • Recommended Ratcheting Straps For Transom Of 3,000-Lb Boat
  • The strap you came from, part # IMF14220 is 2-inches wide and 43-inches long. This has a maximum load limit of 2,500-lbs. This is sold individually so you will need to adjust the quantity when ordering. For transom straps that are a bit longer I recommend for your boat trailer are part # EM34423. These straps are 2-inches wide and 5-1/2 ft long. These straps have a 4,000-lb maximum load capacity. There are 2 straps in the package.
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  • Recommended Ratcheting Straps For Transom Of 3,000-Lb Boat
  • The strap you came from, part # IMF14220 is 2-inches wide and 43-inches long. This has a maximum load limit of 2,500-lbs. This is sold individually so you will need to adjust the quantity when ordering. For transom straps that are a bit longer I recommend for your boat trailer are part # EM34423. These straps are 2-inches wide and 5-1/2 ft long. These straps have a 4,000-lb maximum load capacity. There are 2 straps in the package.
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  • Recommended Retractable Fishing Rod Tie-Down for 2 Inch Tall Gunwale on Bass Boat
  • The BoatBuckle Concealed Mounting Kit for RodBuckle Retractable Fishing Rod Tie-Down Strap # IMF14202 referenced in your question will conceal the RodBuckle tie-down strap inside of your boat's gunwale. For the kit that includes both the concealed mounting kit and also the RodBuckle retractable fishing rod tie-down strap, you will use # IMF14200-02. I spoke with my contact at BoatBuckle and while he did state that 2 inches is not a lot to work with, the important factor will be the...
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  • Recommended BoatBuckle Ratcheting Straps to Hold a 2012 Tracker Pro Team 175 TXW
  • The BoatBuckle Ratcheting Straps that I recommend for your application is the G2 Retractable Transom Tie-Downs # IMF08893. Their Safe Working Load Limit is 833 lbs for each one, which will be more than enough to secure your 2012 Tracker Pro Team 175 TXW since the tie downs are use to keep your stationary boat from moving; not to stop a moving load. Their Maximum Load Strength (or Break Strength) is 2,500 lbs each. From the picture that you sent (which is always appreciated), it looks...
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  • Recommended BoatBuckle Ratcheting Straps to Hold a 2012 Tracker Pro Team 175 TXW
  • The BoatBuckle Ratcheting Straps that I recommend for your application is the G2 Retractable Transom Tie-Downs # IMF08893. Their Safe Working Load Limit is 833 lbs for each one, which will be more than enough to secure your 2012 Tracker Pro Team 175 TXW since the tie downs are use to keep your stationary boat from moving; not to stop a moving load. Their Maximum Load Strength (or Break Strength) is 2,500 lbs each. From the picture that you sent (which is always appreciated), it looks...
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  • Recommended Boat Tie-Down Straps for 2,000 lb Trailer and 8,700 lb Boat
  • When choosing tie-downs for your 8,700 lb boat and 2,000 lb trailer, the most important thing is to get tie-downs that have a break strength which exceeds the 2,000 lb weight of your trailer. Doing so will keep your boat on your trailer when you run over the inevitable potholes when driving to your fishing destination. I recommend checking out the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Bow Tie-Down Strap # IMF14220, Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF08893 or # IMF14208 and Gunwale Tie-Down...
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  • Recommended Boat Tie-Down Straps for 2,000 lb Trailer and 8,700 lb Boat
  • When choosing tie-downs for your 8,700 lb boat and 2,000 lb trailer, the most important thing is to get tie-downs that have a break strength which exceeds the 2,000 lb weight of your trailer. Doing so will keep your boat on your trailer when you run over the inevitable potholes when driving to your fishing destination. I recommend checking out the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Bow Tie-Down Strap # IMF14220, Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF08893 or # IMF14208 and Gunwale Tie-Down...
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  • Boat Buckle Retractable Tie Down Strap Replacement
  • The BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratchet Transom Tie-Downs # IMF14256 do not have replacement straps available. You will need to replace the entire system. To keep the new strap from chaffing on the bottom of your boat, I recommend using the BoatBuckle Protective Boat Pads for 2" Wide Tie-Down Straps - Qty 2 # IMF13180 to safeguard your strap from wear and tear.
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  • Boat Buckle Retractable Tie Down Strap Replacement
  • The BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratchet Transom Tie-Downs # IMF14256 do not have replacement straps available. You will need to replace the entire system. To keep the new strap from chaffing on the bottom of your boat, I recommend using the BoatBuckle Protective Boat Pads for 2" Wide Tie-Down Straps - Qty 2 # IMF13180 to safeguard your strap from wear and tear.
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  • Available Lengths of Transom Strap Tie-Downs for Boat Trailers
  • For a 6500-lb boat I recommend one of our highest weight capacity transom tie-down strap items. These 833-lb-WLL straps such as 6-foot # IMF14208 appear on the linked page and we have lengths of 24, 43, 48 and 72-inches. You can select the length you prefer based on the preferred tie-down point on your specific trailer. All have a rated break strength of 2500-lbs each.
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  • Available Lengths of Transom Strap Tie-Downs for Boat Trailers
  • For a 6500-lb boat I recommend one of our highest weight capacity transom tie-down strap items. These 833-lb-WLL straps such as 6-foot # IMF14208 appear on the linked page and we have lengths of 24, 43, 48 and 72-inches. You can select the length you prefer based on the preferred tie-down point on your specific trailer. All have a rated break strength of 2500-lbs each.
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  • Retractable Strap Recommendation to Install on Venture Aluminum Boat Trailer
  • I'd recommend going with the # EM34423 instead as it's closer to the length you need as it is 5-1/2 feet long and it has a higher capacity at 1,333 lbs working load limit and 4,000 lbs break strength. The ratchet portion could easily be attaches at the loop where you current strap is located.
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  • Retractable Strap Recommendation to Install on Venture Aluminum Boat Trailer
  • I'd recommend going with the # EM34423 instead as it's closer to the length you need as it is 5-1/2 feet long and it has a higher capacity at 1,333 lbs working load limit and 4,000 lbs break strength. The ratchet portion could easily be attaches at the loop where you current strap is located.
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  • Tie-Down Straps to Secure 3800-lb Bayliner Outboard to Trailer
  • The BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Ratcheting Bow Tie-Down Strap # IMF14220 has a working load limit of 833-lbs. In your application on your 3800-lb Bayliner outboard this is sufficient for the bow so long as you use other tie-downs on the remaining portions of the boat, the gunwales and transom, to secure those areas. You can use one strap like # IMF17636 across the gunwales and # IMF08893 at the transom. Tie-down straps should always be used so that their working load limit (WLL) is never...
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  • Tie-Down Straps to Secure 3800-lb Bayliner Outboard to Trailer
  • The BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Ratcheting Bow Tie-Down Strap # IMF14220 has a working load limit of 833-lbs. In your application on your 3800-lb Bayliner outboard this is sufficient for the bow so long as you use other tie-downs on the remaining portions of the boat, the gunwales and transom, to secure those areas. You can use one strap like # IMF17636 across the gunwales and # IMF08893 at the transom. Tie-down straps should always be used so that their working load limit (WLL) is never...
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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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  • 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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  • Retractable Strap Recommendation for Transom Strap for 5,000 lb Boat
  • For a retracting ratchet strap that you could use for your 5,000 lb boat the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Bow Tie-Down Strap # IMF14220 as each strap has a 2,500 lb capacity.
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  • Retractable Strap Recommendation for Transom Strap for 5,000 lb Boat
  • For a retracting ratchet strap that you could use for your 5,000 lb boat the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Bow Tie-Down Strap # IMF14220 as each strap has a 2,500 lb capacity.
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  • What is the Length of the BoatBuckle Heavy Duty Tie-Down Straps # IMF14206
  • Since the strap itself on the BoatBuckle Heavy Duty Tie-Down Straps # IMF14206 measures 2' in length from the end to the middle of the "S" hook you will have more than enough length for the 18" space you mentioned. From where the strap rolls up on the ratcher to the middle of the "S" hook on the ratchet strap measures 1' so when it is all laid out you will have 3' (36") of strap. Be mindful though that some of the 2' strap will need to be ratcheted into the mechanism for it to be secure.
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  • What is the Length of the BoatBuckle Heavy Duty Tie-Down Straps # IMF14206
  • Since the strap itself on the BoatBuckle Heavy Duty Tie-Down Straps # IMF14206 measures 2' in length from the end to the middle of the "S" hook you will have more than enough length for the 18" space you mentioned. From where the strap rolls up on the ratcher to the middle of the "S" hook on the ratchet strap measures 1' so when it is all laid out you will have 3' (36") of strap. Be mindful though that some of the 2' strap will need to be ratcheted into the mechanism for it to be secure.
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  • Will the RodBunk Fishing Rod Holder IMF17727 Fit a 2010 Chevy Suburban
  • If you are unable to use the included hardware with the RodBunk # IMF17727 due to the design of the clothing hooks in your 2010 Chevy Suburban then it is possible that the hooks on the straps can attach directly to the clothing hooks. The same would go for the grab handles as well. Another option is to carry the fishing rods on the roof. If your Suburban has the factory roof rack you can use fishing rod carrier # RR574F to hold up to 8 rods.
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  • Will the RodBunk Fishing Rod Holder IMF17727 Fit a 2010 Chevy Suburban
  • If you are unable to use the included hardware with the RodBunk # IMF17727 due to the design of the clothing hooks in your 2010 Chevy Suburban then it is possible that the hooks on the straps can attach directly to the clothing hooks. The same would go for the grab handles as well. Another option is to carry the fishing rods on the roof. If your Suburban has the factory roof rack you can use fishing rod carrier # RR574F to hold up to 8 rods.
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  • Will the RodBunk Fishing Rod Holder IMF17727 Fit a 2010 Chevy Suburban
  • If you are unable to use the included hardware with the RodBunk # IMF17727 due to the design of the clothing hooks in your 2010 Chevy Suburban then it is possible that the hooks on the straps can attach directly to the clothing hooks. The same would go for the grab handles as well. Another option is to carry the fishing rods on the roof. If your Suburban has the factory roof rack you can use fishing rod carrier # RR574F to hold up to 8 rods.
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  • Will the RodBunk Fishing Rod Holder IMF17727 Fit a 2010 Chevy Suburban
  • If you are unable to use the included hardware with the RodBunk # IMF17727 due to the design of the clothing hooks in your 2010 Chevy Suburban then it is possible that the hooks on the straps can attach directly to the clothing hooks. The same would go for the grab handles as well. Another option is to carry the fishing rods on the roof. If your Suburban has the factory roof rack you can use fishing rod carrier # RR574F to hold up to 8 rods.
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  • How To Choose the Correct BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Ratcheting Tie-Downs
  • In order to secure your 1994 Regal Ventrua 6.8 with the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Ratcheting Tie-Down Straps you will need to use one tie down at the bow and two tie downs at the transom. For this you will need both part # IMF14220 and part # IMF08893. This will give you a break strength rating of 7,500 lbs (2,500 lbs per tie down) therefore will be sufficient. We also have the Mounting Brackets part # IMF14254 if the tie down points on the trailer are not where you need them to be....
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  • How To Choose the Correct BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Ratcheting Tie-Downs
  • In order to secure your 1994 Regal Ventrua 6.8 with the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Ratcheting Tie-Down Straps you will need to use one tie down at the bow and two tie downs at the transom. For this you will need both part # IMF14220 and part # IMF08893. This will give you a break strength rating of 7,500 lbs (2,500 lbs per tie down) therefore will be sufficient. We also have the Mounting Brackets part # IMF14254 if the tie down points on the trailer are not where you need them to be....
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  • Transom Tie-Down Straps for Boat That Weighs 2,500 lbs
  • For your 2,500 lb boat I recommend using BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF08893 which each have a break strength of 2,500 lbs and will work since they are not going to be handling the full load of your boat at all times. These are 2" wide x 43" long straps so be sure that's the correct length for your boat and trailer; for a longer length you can use the 6' BoatBuckle Transom Tie-Downs # IMF14208. You will also need guanwale tie-down straps and I recommend...
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  • Transom Tie-Down Straps for Boat That Weighs 2,500 lbs
  • For your 2,500 lb boat I recommend using BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF08893 which each have a break strength of 2,500 lbs and will work since they are not going to be handling the full load of your boat at all times. These are 2" wide x 43" long straps so be sure that's the correct length for your boat and trailer; for a longer length you can use the 6' BoatBuckle Transom Tie-Downs # IMF14208. You will also need guanwale tie-down straps and I recommend...
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  • Useable Length of BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok G2 Transom Tie-Down Straps F13128
  • I went out to the warehouse and pulled BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok G2 Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF13128. With the strap pulled out as far as it will go it measures 24 inches from the inside of one hook to the inside of the other hook.
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  • Useable Length of BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok G2 Transom Tie-Down Straps F13128
  • I went out to the warehouse and pulled BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok G2 Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF13128. With the strap pulled out as far as it will go it measures 24 inches from the inside of one hook to the inside of the other hook.
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  • Availability of Straps from the RodBuckle Tie-Down and Mounting Kit # IMF14200-02
  • If you purchased just the Concealed Mounting Kit # IMF14202 then the straps will be sold separately. This can be found as part # IMF14200 on our site and will give you everything for a complete kit like part # IMF14200-02.
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  • Length of 2 individual Straps that Make Up BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Gunwale Tie-Down Strap
  • I went out to our warehouse and pulled BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Gunwale Tie-Down Strap # IMF17635 to measure the lengths of the 2 ends for you. The end that has the buckle measures 81 inches from the end of the hook to where the strap attaches to the buckle. The other end measures 79 inches from the end of the hook to the end of the strap. Essentially the 2 parts are just about equal in length.
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  • Length of 2 individual Straps that Make Up BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Gunwale Tie-Down Strap
  • I went out to our warehouse and pulled BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Gunwale Tie-Down Strap # IMF17635 to measure the lengths of the 2 ends for you. The end that has the buckle measures 81 inches from the end of the hook to where the strap attaches to the buckle. The other end measures 79 inches from the end of the hook to the end of the strap. Essentially the 2 parts are just about equal in length.
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  • Stainless Steel Transom Strap Recommendation for Boat Trailer
  • For a stainless steel version of the part # IMF08893 that you referenced that would do better in saltwater applications you would want the part # IMF14256 instead. Part # IMF14256, uses a stainless steel body that resists rust and corrosion. The S-hooks are a vinyl-coated steel like the hooks on the system you referenced, for protection of the boat finish. These do come with the mounting hardware. I have attached a link to a product review video you can check out.
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  • Stainless Steel Transom Strap Recommendation for Boat Trailer
  • For a stainless steel version of the part # IMF08893 that you referenced that would do better in saltwater applications you would want the part # IMF14256 instead. Part # IMF14256, uses a stainless steel body that resists rust and corrosion. The S-hooks are a vinyl-coated steel like the hooks on the system you referenced, for protection of the boat finish. These do come with the mounting hardware. I have attached a link to a product review video you can check out.
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  • Length of BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down # IMF17631
  • The BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF17631 referenced in your question feature an overall length of 2 feet, which is measured from the inside of one hook to the inside of the other. There may be an inch or so tolerance but if you are needing any more than 2 feet your best option will really be with the 4 foot Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF17632 that you also mentioned. These straps do feature a hook and loop patch that is designed to secure and collect any excess...
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  • Length of BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down # IMF17631
  • The BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF17631 referenced in your question feature an overall length of 2 feet, which is measured from the inside of one hook to the inside of the other. There may be an inch or so tolerance but if you are needing any more than 2 feet your best option will really be with the 4 foot Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF17632 that you also mentioned. These straps do feature a hook and loop patch that is designed to secure and collect any excess...
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  • What is the Length of the 1 x 6 BoatBuckle Personal Watercraft Cam Buckle Tri-Down Strap
  • The 6' length of the BoatBuckle Personal Watercraft Cam Buckle Tri-Down Strap # IMF10972BK is of the strap itself from one end hook to the other end hook. We do have this slightly longer in 8' with part # IMF14218. We do have the etrailercom Cam Buckle Cinch Strap # E98876 which is 1" wide x 13' long which is more like the length you are looking for. This is also available in a quantity of 2 with part # E98876-2 or 4 with part # E98876-4. Attached is a link to our selection of tie-downs...
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  • What is the Length of the 1 x 6 BoatBuckle Personal Watercraft Cam Buckle Tri-Down Strap
  • The 6' length of the BoatBuckle Personal Watercraft Cam Buckle Tri-Down Strap # IMF10972BK is of the strap itself from one end hook to the other end hook. We do have this slightly longer in 8' with part # IMF14218. We do have the etrailercom Cam Buckle Cinch Strap # E98876 which is 1" wide x 13' long which is more like the length you are looking for. This is also available in a quantity of 2 with part # E98876-2 or 4 with part # E98876-4. Attached is a link to our selection of tie-downs...
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  • Differences Between Boatbuckle Cargo Buckles # IMF08893 and # IMF14256
  • The difference is the metal that the two straps are made of. The more expensive # IMF14256 is made of stainless steel which offers superior corrosion resistance whereas the part # IMF08893 is made of non-stainless steel and that is why it costs less.
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  • Differences Between Boatbuckle Cargo Buckles # IMF08893 and # IMF14256
  • The difference is the metal that the two straps are made of. The more expensive # IMF14256 is made of stainless steel which offers superior corrosion resistance whereas the part # IMF08893 is made of non-stainless steel and that is why it costs less.
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  • Distance Ratchet is From End of Strap on BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Gunwale Tie-Down Strap
  • I went and pulled a BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Gunwale Tie-Down Strap # IMF17637 from our warehouse and found that it measures 10 feet 2 inches from the end of the hook to the start of the ratchet.
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  • Distance Ratchet is From End of Strap on BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Gunwale Tie-Down Strap
  • I went and pulled a BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Gunwale Tie-Down Strap # IMF17637 from our warehouse and found that it measures 10 feet 2 inches from the end of the hook to the start of the ratchet.
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  • Dimensions Of Mounting Plate For RodBuckle Retractable Fishing Rod Tie-Down Strap
  • I have attached a photo of the RodBuckle Retractable Fishing Rod Tie-Down Strap, part # IMF14200. The photo has the dimensions you are interested in. As you can see, the mounting plate measures 2 inches tall so you should have no problem mounting it on your 2-3/4 inch Gunwale. The photo also shows the dimensions for the bottom portion of the buckle system. This system comes with a template that you use to make sure the location has the room needed for installation.
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  • Replacement Strap with Nut and Bolt for Dutton Lainson Winch
  • Instead of the part # IMF14211 I have a better solution for you. Check out the part # DL24250. This is a 25 foot long strap with more than enough capacity than you would need that comes with the install nut and bolt.
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  • Transom Tie-Downs For 5,000-LB Boat
  • All of the ratcheting tie-downs we offer, have the retracting feature. The highest rated transom tie-downs we offer are the BoatBuckle G2, part # IMF08893. The maximum break strength for these straps is 2,500-lbs each. The safe working load limit though is 833 pounds each.
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  • Transom Tie-Downs For 5,000-LB Boat
  • All of the ratcheting tie-downs we offer, have the retracting feature. The highest rated transom tie-downs we offer are the BoatBuckle G2, part # IMF08893. The maximum break strength for these straps is 2,500-lbs each. The safe working load limit though is 833 pounds each.
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  • Will RodBuckle Retractable Fishing Rod Tie-Down Strap Fit a 2003 Bass Tracker 175
  • The RodBuckle # IMF14200 is not boat-specific so you can use it on just about any boat. To determine if installation is something you want to do on your boat I recommend looking over the instructions, linked for reference, to see if installation is something you want to try on your particular boat. If the hull or gunwale area of the boat is a single wall then it would not be a good option but I do not believe that your boat was designed that way and it should work great. Another...
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  • Comparing G3 and G2 BoatBuckle Mini Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Downs
  • The G3, # IMF103745, has a zinc plated spring whereas the G2 # IMF106877 has a stainless steel spring. And they changed the handle color. But that is about it. Everything else is the same.
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  • Comparing G3 and G2 BoatBuckle Mini Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Downs
  • The G3, # IMF103745, has a zinc plated spring whereas the G2 # IMF106877 has a stainless steel spring. And they changed the handle color. But that is about it. Everything else is the same.
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  • Boat Transom Tie Down Straps for 1,000 Pound Load
  • The BoatBuckle Mini G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Downs # IMF106877 are rated for 1,400 pounds break strength and 466 pounds working load limit. I recommend going with a higher capacity set such as # IMF08893 rated for 2,500 pounds break and 833 pounds working load limit per strap. Even # IMF14256 would be a better option at 1500 pounds break and 500 pounds working load limit.
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  • Boat Transom Tie Down Straps for 1,000 Pound Load
  • The BoatBuckle Mini G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Downs # IMF106877 are rated for 1,400 pounds break strength and 466 pounds working load limit. I recommend going with a higher capacity set such as # IMF08893 rated for 2,500 pounds break and 833 pounds working load limit per strap. Even # IMF14256 would be a better option at 1500 pounds break and 500 pounds working load limit.
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  • Difference Between BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Ratchet Straps # IMF08893 and # IMF14220
  • That's exactly correct. Both G2 ratchet straps are identical with identical mounting hardware. The # IMF08893 includes a pair of straps for use on the boat's transom, and the # IMF14220 includes one strap for use at the bow. To see product demonstration videos, click the provided links.
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  • Difference Between BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Ratchet Straps # IMF08893 and # IMF14220
  • That's exactly correct. Both G2 ratchet straps are identical with identical mounting hardware. The # IMF08893 includes a pair of straps for use on the boat's transom, and the # IMF14220 includes one strap for use at the bow. To see product demonstration videos, click the provided links.
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  • Short Length Transom Strap Recommendation
  • The shortest length transom strap we have is the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF17631 that is 2 feet in length. These should work well for you. They would have no problem going down to 10 inches in length. I attached an install video for you to check out that shows them being installed and used.
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  • Short Length Transom Strap Recommendation
  • The shortest length transom strap we have is the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF17631 that is 2 feet in length. These should work well for you. They would have no problem going down to 10 inches in length. I attached an install video for you to check out that shows them being installed and used.
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  • Is BoatBuckle Transom Tie Down Suitable for a Bass Tracker Pro Team 175 TX at 1,300 Pounds
  • Transom tie downs # IMF14256 have a break strength of 1,500 pounds and working load limit of 500 pounds. What this means is that it can have up to 500 pounds on it constantly and be fine. It is not really supporting the whole boat weight and you are likely using other tie downs, a winch cable, and so on so the transom tie downs will be adequate. If you are not using additional tie downs I do recommend it; such as # IMF14220.
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  • Is BoatBuckle Transom Tie Down Suitable for a Bass Tracker Pro Team 175 TX at 1,300 Pounds
  • Transom tie downs # IMF14256 have a break strength of 1,500 pounds and working load limit of 500 pounds. What this means is that it can have up to 500 pounds on it constantly and be fine. It is not really supporting the whole boat weight and you are likely using other tie downs, a winch cable, and so on so the transom tie downs will be adequate. If you are not using additional tie downs I do recommend it; such as # IMF14220.
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  • Short Length Transom Strap Recommendation for PWC Trailer
  • The shortest length transom strap we have is the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF17631 that is 2 feet in length. These should work well for you. They would have no problem going down to 10 inches in length. I attached an install video for you to check out that shows them being installed and used.
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  • Short Length Transom Strap Recommendation for PWC Trailer
  • The shortest length transom strap we have is the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF17631 that is 2 feet in length. These should work well for you. They would have no problem going down to 10 inches in length. I attached an install video for you to check out that shows them being installed and used.
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  • Minimum Distance the BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok G2 Transom Tie-Down Strap # IMF13128 Can Be Used On
  • For the BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok G2 Transom Tie-Down Strap # IMF13128 the minimum and maximum inside lengths (at the hooks) are 9-1/4- and 25-inches. These dimensions are shown on the linked photo I prepared for you after measuring the straps.
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  • Minimum Distance the BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok G2 Transom Tie-Down Strap # IMF13128 Can Be Used On
  • For the BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok G2 Transom Tie-Down Strap # IMF13128 the minimum and maximum inside lengths (at the hooks) are 9-1/4- and 25-inches. These dimensions are shown on the linked photo I prepared for you after measuring the straps.
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  • Can the BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF12065 be Shortened
  • The BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF12065 measure 2" x 2' when they are extended but you can shorten them to fit your application. These straps have a safe working load limit (WLL) of 333 lbs and a maximum load (break strength) of 1,000 lbs. They also come with a 1-year limited warranty.
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  • Can the BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF12065 be Shortened
  • The BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF12065 measure 2" x 2' when they are extended but you can shorten them to fit your application. These straps have a safe working load limit (WLL) of 333 lbs and a maximum load (break strength) of 1,000 lbs. They also come with a 1-year limited warranty.
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  • Can BoatBuckle Pro Series Tie-Down Straps # IMF17631 Be Adjusted For Less Than 24 Inches
  • The BoatBuckle Pro Series Tie-Down Straps, part # IMF17631, have a maximum tie-down length of 24 inches. The straps can be tightened down to a length less than 24 inches. You should have no problem using them if you have a tie-down length of 22 inches. It will not leave much excess strap. I would also look at the BoatBuckle Pro Series Tie-Down Straps, part # IMF17632. These straps have a maximum tie-down length of 48 inches and can be tightened down to 22 inches, but will leave you with...
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  • Can BoatBuckle Pro Series Tie-Down Straps # IMF17631 Be Adjusted For Less Than 24 Inches
  • The BoatBuckle Pro Series Tie-Down Straps, part # IMF17631, have a maximum tie-down length of 24 inches. The straps can be tightened down to a length less than 24 inches. You should have no problem using them if you have a tie-down length of 22 inches. It will not leave much excess strap. I would also look at the BoatBuckle Pro Series Tie-Down Straps, part # IMF17632. These straps have a maximum tie-down length of 48 inches and can be tightened down to 22 inches, but will leave you with...
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  • Recommended Replacement RodBuckle Retractable Fishing Rod Tie-Down
  • Based on the picture you provided, the RodBuckle Retractable Fishing Rod Tie-Down # IMF14200-02 referenced in your question does appear to be an exact replacement. The included mounting kit conceals most of the RodBuckle behind the wall of your boat's gunwale like your existing unit and the self-retracting function will let you grab your fishing rod quickly. I have attached the complete installation instructions that you can also take a look at so you can confirm if this will be the...
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  • Recommended Transom Straps For 4,500 lb Combined Boat And Trailer Weight
  • For your boat and trailer weighing 4500 lbs combined, I recommend the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps - 2" x 4' - 400 lbs - Qty 2 # IMF17632. These straps are more than enough to ensure that your boat will stay held tightly to your trailer. It has seat belt quality polyester webbing, vinyl coating over zinc coated hooks, and Hi-Vis protective pads under the buckle to protect your boat.
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  • Recommended Transom Straps For 4,500 lb Combined Boat And Trailer Weight
  • For your boat and trailer weighing 4500 lbs combined, I recommend the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps - 2" x 4' - 400 lbs - Qty 2 # IMF17632. These straps are more than enough to ensure that your boat will stay held tightly to your trailer. It has seat belt quality polyester webbing, vinyl coating over zinc coated hooks, and Hi-Vis protective pads under the buckle to protect your boat.
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  • Best Location for Transom Tie Down on Boat Trailer with Hard to Access Transom Support Beam
  • You could bolt the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Downs # IMF08893 to the aluminum trailer frame provided you used aluminum mounting hardware instead of steel. The only other way, like you said, would be to add an extension piece to make it easier to reach the tie down. There isn't a specific extension for this purpose so you would need to fabricate one using materials from a home improvement store. If you add an extension you will want to be careful not to over-tighten...
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  • Best Location for Transom Tie Down on Boat Trailer with Hard to Access Transom Support Beam
  • You could bolt the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Downs # IMF08893 to the aluminum trailer frame provided you used aluminum mounting hardware instead of steel. The only other way, like you said, would be to add an extension piece to make it easier to reach the tie down. There isn't a specific extension for this purpose so you would need to fabricate one using materials from a home improvement store. If you add an extension you will want to be careful not to over-tighten...
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  • Bow Tie Down Strap Recommendation for a Boat and Trailer
  • You could use a BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Bow Tie-Down # IMF18741. On the trailer side you would want to run the loop end of the strap and then use the hook end to attach to the bow eye on your boat.
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  • Bow Tie Down Strap Recommendation for a Boat and Trailer
  • You could use a BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Bow Tie-Down # IMF18741. On the trailer side you would want to run the loop end of the strap and then use the hook end to attach to the bow eye on your boat.
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  • Dimensions of Bolt that Comes with the BoatBuckle Boat Winch Strap IMF05848
  • I spoke with my contact at BoatBuckle and they informed me that the bolt that comes with the Winch Strap part # IMF05848 that you referenced measures 2-3/4 inches in length by 1/4 inch in diameter. We do not carry this bolt as a replacement part but you should have no problem finding a replacement locally. Be sure to use a lock nut that has Nylock in the nut so that it won't back off by itself.
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  • Availability of Instructions for Rodbuckle Concealed Mount Fishing Rod Tie-Down
  • Unfortunately, I don't have any video footage or any information that's any more detailed than the installation instructions provided for the Boat Buckle Concealed RodBuckle Retractable Fishing Rod Tie-Down Strap. In a nutshell, you'll use the provided template for the screw holes and the slot for the strap to pass though the gunnel of the boat. Place the strap assembly behind the slot, and feed the strap through the slot, securing it so it doesn't accidently retract. Attach the faceplate...
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  • Instructions on How to Use BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok Gas Tank or Battery Box Tie-Down Strap # IMF05343
  • In order to use the BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok Gas Tank or Battery Box Tie-Down Strap, # IMF05343, you will want to attach the 2 included footman loops with the stainless steel screws to your boat. Next, slide the strap through the loops and weave it through the Kwik-Lok buckle, then turn the buckle down to tighten the strap. I have attached a picture which demonstrates the Kwik-Lok threading instructions.
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  • Instructions on How to Use BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok Gas Tank or Battery Box Tie-Down Strap # IMF05343
  • In order to use the BoatBuckle Kwik-Lok Gas Tank or Battery Box Tie-Down Strap, # IMF05343, you will want to attach the 2 included footman loops with the stainless steel screws to your boat. Next, slide the strap through the loops and weave it through the Kwik-Lok buckle, then turn the buckle down to tighten the strap. I have attached a picture which demonstrates the Kwik-Lok threading instructions.
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  • Installation of BoatBuckle G2 Ratcheting Tie-Downs on Shoreland'r Trailer for Lund Angler SS
  • You can still install the tie-downs, but since the installation hardware used for the BoatBuckle G2 Tie-Downs # IMF14220 is 3/8 inch in diameter, the 1 inch transom strap holes on your trailer will be too large to install these tie-downs. The best solution to installing the # IMF14220 is to drill a new hole to match the size of the BoatBuckle installation hardware. I have attached the installation instructions for the BoatBuckle G2 tie-downs for you. The # IMF14220 has a safe working...
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  • Installation of BoatBuckle G2 Ratcheting Tie-Downs on Shoreland'r Trailer for Lund Angler SS
  • You can still install the tie-downs, but since the installation hardware used for the BoatBuckle G2 Tie-Downs # IMF14220 is 3/8 inch in diameter, the 1 inch transom strap holes on your trailer will be too large to install these tie-downs. The best solution to installing the # IMF14220 is to drill a new hole to match the size of the BoatBuckle installation hardware. I have attached the installation instructions for the BoatBuckle G2 tie-downs for you. The # IMF14220 has a safe working...
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  • Solution to Prevent the BoatBuckle Snap-Lock Boat Cover Tie-Down Straps # IMF14264 from Flapping
  • What you could use is the Replacement Strap Keeper part # 853-5414. Another option to tie the loose end of the strap to the portion of the strap that is pulled tight and it will prevent the strap from flapping. I've used this method with motorcycle tie-downs for years and it has worked great.
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  • Solution to Prevent the BoatBuckle Snap-Lock Boat Cover Tie-Down Straps # IMF14264 from Flapping
  • What you could use is the Replacement Strap Keeper part # 853-5414. Another option to tie the loose end of the strap to the portion of the strap that is pulled tight and it will prevent the strap from flapping. I've used this method with motorcycle tie-downs for years and it has worked great.
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  • Securing Kayak To Roof Rack On 2017 Subaru Outback Wagon
  • If you have tie-down points on the side rails of the roof rack on your Outback, I would recommend using those to secure the kayak to your J-style carrier. If you do not have tie-downs you may be interested in part # IMF14218. These are 1-inch x 8-ft cam buckle straps that have hooks you can secure to your side rails.
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  • Securing Kayak To Roof Rack On 2017 Subaru Outback Wagon
  • If you have tie-down points on the side rails of the roof rack on your Outback, I would recommend using those to secure the kayak to your J-style carrier. If you do not have tie-downs you may be interested in part # IMF14218. These are 1-inch x 8-ft cam buckle straps that have hooks you can secure to your side rails.
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  • Bow Tie-Down Strap to Secure Bow Eye to Boat Trailer
  • We carry exactly what you are looking for, the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Bow Tie-Down Strap # IMF18741. The hook end of this strap attaches to your boat's bow while the loop on the other end goes around your boat trailer's frame. This is a 3' long strap with a break strength of 1,200 lbs.
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  • Bow Tie-Down Strap to Secure Bow Eye to Boat Trailer
  • We carry exactly what you are looking for, the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Bow Tie-Down Strap # IMF18741. The hook end of this strap attaches to your boat's bow while the loop on the other end goes around your boat trailer's frame. This is a 3' long strap with a break strength of 1,200 lbs.
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  • Can BoatBuckle Tie-Down Strap With 400 lb Working Load Limit be Used With 890 lb Jet Ski
  • The BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Bow Tie-Down Strap # IMF18741 has a working load limit (WLL) of 400 lbs and all straps and cables should be chosen according to their safe working load limit (WLL); shat this means is you need to have straps that have a WLL at or equal to your jet ski's 890 lbs. So you can use the Tie-Down Strap # IMF18741 if your winch strap had a WLL of 500 lbs. Otherwise you would need to use Strap # IMF14393 which has a WLL of 500 lbs (so your winch strap would...
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  • Can BoatBuckle Tie-Down Strap With 400 lb Working Load Limit be Used With 890 lb Jet Ski
  • The BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Bow Tie-Down Strap # IMF18741 has a working load limit (WLL) of 400 lbs and all straps and cables should be chosen according to their safe working load limit (WLL); shat this means is you need to have straps that have a WLL at or equal to your jet ski's 890 lbs. So you can use the Tie-Down Strap # IMF18741 if your winch strap had a WLL of 500 lbs. Otherwise you would need to use Strap # IMF14393 which has a WLL of 500 lbs (so your winch strap would...
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  • What is the Overall Width of BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Downs
  • I went out to the warehouse to measure BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Downs # IMF08893. The overall width at the widest point is 4-5/8 inches. The mounting hole is right in the center so from either edge to the center of the mounting hole it is 2-5/16 inches.
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  • What is the Overall Width of BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Downs
  • I went out to the warehouse to measure BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Downs # IMF08893. The overall width at the widest point is 4-5/8 inches. The mounting hole is right in the center so from either edge to the center of the mounting hole it is 2-5/16 inches.
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  • Availability of 3-Inch Wide Transom Strap
  • All of the boat trailer transom straps we offer can be seen on the link provided for you. These are offered in 1-inch and 2-inch widths, in various lengths and with a number of types of attachments. The only 3-inch wide tie down products we offer are not for boats, but rather for heavy-duty commercial trailer use, such as part # EM58516 from Erickson. The links provided will show you all 3-inch-wide strap products we offer as well as all of our tie-down products.
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  • Availability of 3-Inch Wide Transom Strap
  • All of the boat trailer transom straps we offer can be seen on the link provided for you. These are offered in 1-inch and 2-inch widths, in various lengths and with a number of types of attachments. The only 3-inch wide tie down products we offer are not for boats, but rather for heavy-duty commercial trailer use, such as part # EM58516 from Erickson. The links provided will show you all 3-inch-wide strap products we offer as well as all of our tie-down products.
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  • Recommended Stainless Steel Boat Transom Tie-Down Straps
  • I spoke with my contact at BoatBuckle and they told me that the metal components on the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps, part # IMF17632, are made of steel but they are not stainless. They told me the hook that attaches to the trailer on this system is zinc-coated for corrosion resistance, and the S-hooks are vinyl-coated to protect your boat finish. We do offer straps that use stainless steel. Part # IMF14256, uses a stainless steel body that resists rust...
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  • Recommended Stainless Steel Boat Transom Tie-Down Straps
  • I spoke with my contact at BoatBuckle and they told me that the metal components on the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps, part # IMF17632, are made of steel but they are not stainless. They told me the hook that attaches to the trailer on this system is zinc-coated for corrosion resistance, and the S-hooks are vinyl-coated to protect your boat finish. We do offer straps that use stainless steel. Part # IMF14256, uses a stainless steel body that resists rust...
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  • Best Ratcheting Tie-Down Straps for a Boat Trailer
  • In order to secure your 16' fishing boat to the trailer, I recommend using the BoatBuckle G2 Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps part # IMF14221. These straps have a vinyl-coated hook that is designed to attach atop the gunwale of your boat. They have a ratcheting mechanism which will cut down time and slack. They are 38" long and have a 833 lb safe load limit. If you already have anchor points on the boat then you can use the BoatBuckle G2 Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps part # IMF08893...
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  • Best Ratcheting Tie-Down Straps for a Boat Trailer
  • In order to secure your 16' fishing boat to the trailer, I recommend using the BoatBuckle G2 Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps part # IMF14221. These straps have a vinyl-coated hook that is designed to attach atop the gunwale of your boat. They have a ratcheting mechanism which will cut down time and slack. They are 38" long and have a 833 lb safe load limit. If you already have anchor points on the boat then you can use the BoatBuckle G2 Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps part # IMF08893...
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  • Recommended Transom Tie-Downs For 4,500 Lb Boat
  • I spoke with my contact at BoatBuckle about the weight capacity of their tie-down straps. They told me that the break strength is what they use when determining the best tie-downs for a boat to use. For your 4,500 lb boat I recommend the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Downs, part # IMF08893. These each have a break strength of 2,500 lbs so that gives you a total of 5,000 lbs. These are ratcheting straps that measure 2 inches wide by 43 inches long. These come with...
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  • Recommended Transom Tie-Downs For 4,500 Lb Boat
  • I spoke with my contact at BoatBuckle about the weight capacity of their tie-down straps. They told me that the break strength is what they use when determining the best tie-downs for a boat to use. For your 4,500 lb boat I recommend the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Downs, part # IMF08893. These each have a break strength of 2,500 lbs so that gives you a total of 5,000 lbs. These are ratcheting straps that measure 2 inches wide by 43 inches long. These come with...
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  • Replacement Strap For Dutton-Lainson Winch
  • We do offer a replacement strap that may work for you on your Dutton-Lainson winch. The straps we offer that have a second hook are for personal watercraft. If you are needing the strap for a personal watercraft I recommend the BoatBuckle PWC Winch Strap with Hook and Soft Tie, part # IMF14216. The strap dimensions are 2 inches X 15 ft long. It does feature a soft-loop. Another strap that we offer that is designed for a Dutton-Lainson winch is part # DL206182. This is a 3 inch wide...
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  • Availability of Strap For Battery Box
  • Powerhouse doesn't offer the strap as a separate item, but the BoatBuckle Gas Tank Tie-Down Strap, part # IMF05352 would work fine for you although it's going to be a bit longer than you need. You'll probably need to trim some of the length. To keep the nylon from unraveling, use a flame to melt the end of the strap. The strap measures 1-1/2 inches wide by 6 feet long.
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