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  • Transom Strap Recommendation for Length Needed of 2 foot 3 inches
  • Since the length you need is 2 foot, 3 inches the correct length of BoatBuckle Transom strap you'd need is the part # IMF14207 which can stretch out to up to 4 feet in length. It would easily tighten down to the length you need as well.
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  • Transom Strap Recommendation for Length Needed of 2 foot 3 inches
  • Since the length you need is 2 foot, 3 inches the correct length of BoatBuckle Transom strap you'd need is the part # IMF14207 which can stretch out to up to 4 feet in length. It would easily tighten down to the length you need as well.
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  • Transom Strap Recommendation for Length Needed of 2 foot 3 inches
  • Since the length you need is 2 foot, 3 inches the correct length of BoatBuckle Transom strap you'd need is the part # IMF14207 which can stretch out to up to 4 feet in length. It would easily tighten down to the length you need as well.
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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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  • 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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  • Hook Size for BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Gunwale Tie-Down Straps IMF14221
  • The inside width of the hook on the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Gunwale Tie-Down Straps # IMF14221 measures just over 2". These hooks are designed to fit gunwales that are 2" wide or less. I have attached a short video demonstration below that you can also check out.
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  • Hook Size for BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Gunwale Tie-Down Straps IMF14221
  • The inside width of the hook on the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Gunwale Tie-Down Straps # IMF14221 measures just over 2". These hooks are designed to fit gunwales that are 2" wide or less. I have attached a short video demonstration below that you can also check out.
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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 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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  • 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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  • 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 Downs to Secure a 2000 World Cat 266 Leisure Cat
  • BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF08893 are the highest rated Boat Buckle option at a safe working load limit of 833 pounds each and break strength of 2,500 pounds each. And they will work with the brackets, # IMF14254, that you mentioned. The brackets will indeed afford you more mounting options and better angles to tie down the rear of the boat. We also have Erickson set # EM34423 which is rated for 1,333 pounds working load limit each and 4,000 pounds...
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  • Depth of Hook Mechanism From End of BoatBuckle Boat Winch Strap
  • I believe I understand what you are asking for on the BoatBuckle Boat Winch Strap # IMF17741 and the dimension is 5/8 inch. Since it's harder to describe like you mentioned I attached a picture that has this dimension as well. If you were looking for something else let me know! I also attached a review video for this for you to check out as well.
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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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  • Boat Transom Strap Solution for 3,000 lb Boat
  • For a retracting ratchet strap that you could use for your 3,000 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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  • Boat Transom Strap Solution for 3,000 lb Boat
  • For a retracting ratchet strap that you could use for your 3,000 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Availability of Stainless Steel Version of Mini BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Transom Straps
  • We have the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratchet Transom Tie-Downs # IMF14256 which are stainless steel mini transom straps that are retractable and have a 500 lb capacity which would be exactly what you'd need! I attached a review video for these for you to check out as well.
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  • Availability of Stainless Steel Version of Mini BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Transom Straps
  • We have the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratchet Transom Tie-Downs # IMF14256 which are stainless steel mini transom straps that are retractable and have a 500 lb capacity which would be exactly what you'd need! I attached a review video for these for you to check out as well.
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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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  • Dimensions of Face Plate for BoatBuckle Concealed Mounting Kit # IMF14202
  • I went out to our warehouse to take some measurements on the face plate included with the BoatBuckle Concealed Mounting Kit # IMF14202 referenced in your question. The plate has an overall length of 3 inches, a height of just 13/16 inch, and a depth of a 1/2 inch. I have attached an image with these and some additional measurements I took labeled that you can check out as well. Please just let me know if you need any further dimensions.
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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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  • 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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  • Can BoatBuckle Boat Winch Strap # IMF05848 be Used on 3,650 lb Boat
  • What's interesting also about straps that secure boats to trailers is that in the event you need the strap the boat would be pulling on the strap which would then only need the capacity to lift the weight of the trailer since the boat is attached to the trailer... So long story short the BoatBuckle Boat Winch Strap # IMF05848 that has a break strength of 4,000 lbs would easily work well on your boat that weighs 3,650 lbs.
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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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  • 3 inch Wide Winch Strap Recommendation with 5k Capacity
  • For a 3 inch wide winch strap that has a 5k capacity the part # IMF14213 would work great. You will need to use the strap bolt and nut that came with your winch. This strap is 25 feet long. I attached a review video for you to check out as well.
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  • Comparing the RodBunk and RodBunk Deluxe Fly Rod Carrying Systems
  • The RodBunk Deluxe Fishing Rod Carrying System, # IMF17727, includes a push-button release buckle rather than just a regular cam buckle like on the RodBunk # IMF17726 so it is easier to use compared to the regular version. Both extend from 30 to 65 inches to fit many vehicles. As long as your 2009 Subaru Forester has handle or hooks front and rear then you can use either system.
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • What Size Gunwales Does BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Ratcheting Gunwale Tie-Down Straps # IMF14221 Fit
  • The BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Gunwale Tie-Down Straps # IMF14221 are designed to fit 2 inch wide or less gunwales. If the rubber protective strip on yours can compress enough that the gunwales are less than 2 inches in width these would work. Otherwise they would be too small.
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  • What Size Gunwales Does BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Ratcheting Gunwale Tie-Down Straps # IMF14221 Fit
  • The BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Gunwale Tie-Down Straps # IMF14221 are designed to fit 2 inch wide or less gunwales. If the rubber protective strip on yours can compress enough that the gunwales are less than 2 inches in width these would work. Otherwise they would be too small.
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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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  • Highest Rated Transom Strap Recommendation for Boat Trailer
  • The BoatBuckle Heavy Duty Ratchet Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF14208 is the highest rated transom tie-down strap system we offer. It has a break strength of 2,500 lbs and would work well. All of the higher rated transom straps we offer though are ratcheting as this is the best way to secure higher capacity straps like this. I attached a review video for this for you to check out as well.
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  • Highest Rated Transom Strap Recommendation for Boat Trailer
  • The BoatBuckle Heavy Duty Ratchet Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF14208 is the highest rated transom tie-down strap system we offer. It has a break strength of 2,500 lbs and would work well. All of the higher rated transom straps we offer though are ratcheting as this is the best way to secure higher capacity straps like this. I attached a review video for this for you to check out as well.
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  • Highest Rated Transom Strap Recommendation for Boat Trailer
  • The BoatBuckle Heavy Duty Ratchet Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF14208 is the highest rated transom tie-down strap system we offer. It has a break strength of 2,500 lbs and would work well. All of the higher rated transom straps we offer though are ratcheting as this is the best way to secure higher capacity straps like this. I attached a review video for this for you to check out as well.
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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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  • 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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  • Transom Strap Recommendation for a Bouncing Jon Boat
  • Sounds like what you need is a transom strap setup that will secure the rear of your boat to the back of your trailer so that it will stop bouncing around so much. For that the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF17631 would work well.
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  • Transom Strap Recommendation for a Bouncing Jon Boat
  • Sounds like what you need is a transom strap setup that will secure the rear of your boat to the back of your trailer so that it will stop bouncing around so much. For that the BoatBuckle Pro Series Kwik-Lok Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF17631 would work well.
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Recommended Tie-Down Strap For 16-Ft Clackacraft Forward Weight Drift Boat
  • From my research I found that the width of a 16-ft Clackacraft weight forward drift boat is 83-inches wide and the height of the sides is 23-inches. To make sure you have enough strap to reach the trailer frame on each side of the boat I recommend a strap like part # IMF17637. This is a 2-inch x 20-ft strap and it has a 400-lb capacity. The strap has vinyl-coated S-hooks and a Kwik-Lok buckle to hold the strap secure. If you want to use a shorter strap I recommend part # IMF17636....
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  • Recommended Tie-Down Strap For 16-Ft Clackacraft Forward Weight Drift Boat
  • From my research I found that the width of a 16-ft Clackacraft weight forward drift boat is 83-inches wide and the height of the sides is 23-inches. To make sure you have enough strap to reach the trailer frame on each side of the boat I recommend a strap like part # IMF17637. This is a 2-inch x 20-ft strap and it has a 400-lb capacity. The strap has vinyl-coated S-hooks and a Kwik-Lok buckle to hold the strap secure. If you want to use a shorter strap I recommend part # IMF17636....
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Are All Of The Metal Parts On The BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Tie-Downs Stainless Steel
  • I called my contact at BoatBuckle and asked about the G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF14256. They told me the faceplate and springs in the tie-downs are stainless steel and the vinyl coated S-hook is stainless as well. The other internal parts are corrosion resistant. The replaceable parts for these tie-downs are the springs.
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  • Are All Of The Metal Parts On The BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Tie-Downs Stainless Steel
  • I called my contact at BoatBuckle and asked about the G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF14256. They told me the faceplate and springs in the tie-downs are stainless steel and the vinyl coated S-hook is stainless as well. The other internal parts are corrosion resistant. The replaceable parts for these tie-downs are the springs.
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Why Does Stainless Steel BoatBuckle Tie-Downs Have Lower Break Strength Than Standard Steel Model
  • I spoke with my contact at BoatBuckle regarding the difference in break strength between the G2 Ratchet Tie-Downs in Stainless Steel # IMF14256 and the Standard # IMF08893. He said the main reason the stainless steel model has a lower break strength of 500 pounds (compared to 833 pounds on the standard steel model) is that stainless steel is just a softer metal. This means that it's breaking point is going to come at a lower weight than a stronger standard steel design. The benefits...
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  • Why Does Stainless Steel BoatBuckle Tie-Downs Have Lower Break Strength Than Standard Steel Model
  • I spoke with my contact at BoatBuckle regarding the difference in break strength between the G2 Ratchet Tie-Downs in Stainless Steel # IMF14256 and the Standard # IMF08893. He said the main reason the stainless steel model has a lower break strength of 500 pounds (compared to 833 pounds on the standard steel model) is that stainless steel is just a softer metal. This means that it's breaking point is going to come at a lower weight than a stronger standard steel design. The benefits...
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  • Does the BoatBuckle Hold Down # IMF15435 Come with 2 Foam Pads
  • Each BoatBuckle Verticle Rod Hold-Down # IMF15435 comes with two foam closures to secure your rods down. So if you buy one BoatBuckle Hold Down, you will have two foam pads to secure up to 8 rods. You will not need to buy two BoatBuckle Hold Downs for one application. I attached a review video of the Hold Downs you may want to check out.
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Transom Tie Down Strap Recommendation for 2006 BassTracker Pro Team 170 on 2006 Trailstar Trailer
  • I looked up your BassTracker Model Pro Team 170 boat and Trailstar trailer and it looks like a very standard boat and trailer so the BoatBuckle Heavy Duty Ratchet Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF14208 that you referenced would work great. I like the ones that mount to the trailer though and retract so that you don't have to worry about misplacing them. For that the part # IMF08893 would be a really great option.
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  • Transom Tie Down Strap Recommendation for 2006 BassTracker Pro Team 170 on 2006 Trailstar Trailer
  • I looked up your BassTracker Model Pro Team 170 boat and Trailstar trailer and it looks like a very standard boat and trailer so the BoatBuckle Heavy Duty Ratchet Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF14208 that you referenced would work great. I like the ones that mount to the trailer though and retract so that you don't have to worry about misplacing them. For that the part # IMF08893 would be a really great option.
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  • Transom Tie Down Strap Recommendation for 2006 BassTracker Pro Team 170 on 2006 Trailstar Trailer
  • I looked up your BassTracker Model Pro Team 170 boat and Trailstar trailer and it looks like a very standard boat and trailer so the BoatBuckle Heavy Duty Ratchet Transom Tie-Down Straps # IMF14208 that you referenced would work great. I like the ones that mount to the trailer though and retract so that you don't have to worry about misplacing them. For that the part # IMF08893 would be a really great option.
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  • Will BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Tie-Down Straps # IMF14221 Fit a Carolina Skiff J16
  • Based on the design of your Carolina Skiff the hook end of the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Gunwale Tie-Down Straps # IMF14221 would not be able to grab onto the sides of the boat (gunwale). But if there is somewhere else they can attach then you can still use them. In your picture it looking like there are brackets attached to the sides that hold a pole of some kind that you could potentially use.
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  • Will BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Tie-Down Straps # IMF14221 Fit a Carolina Skiff J16
  • Based on the design of your Carolina Skiff the hook end of the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable, Ratcheting Gunwale Tie-Down Straps # IMF14221 would not be able to grab onto the sides of the boat (gunwale). But if there is somewhere else they can attach then you can still use them. In your picture it looking like there are brackets attached to the sides that hold a pole of some kind that you could potentially use.
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  • Mounting Kit for RodBuckle Retractable Fishing Rod Tie-Down Strap IMF14200
  • I think you may be referring to the Mounting Kit # IMF14202 for the RodBuckle Retractable Fishing Rod Tie-Down Strap # IMF14200. We offer these items individually and together as a set as part # IMF14200-02.
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  • How to Choose the Correct Tie-Down for a Boat and Trailer
  • When choosing tie-down straps like the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Tie-Down Strap, # IMF14220, you will want to keep a few things in mind. Boat tie-downs are designed for normal highway driving. The purpose of most boat tie-downs is to strap the lightest object to the heaviest object, meaning you will want to choose a tie-down with a break strength that exceeds the weight of the lightest object. For example, if your boat weighs 4,000 lbs and your trailer weighs 2,000 lbs, you will want...
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  • How to Choose the Correct Tie-Down for a Boat and Trailer
  • When choosing tie-down straps like the BoatBuckle G2 Retractable Tie-Down Strap, # IMF14220, you will want to keep a few things in mind. Boat tie-downs are designed for normal highway driving. The purpose of most boat tie-downs is to strap the lightest object to the heaviest object, meaning you will want to choose a tie-down with a break strength that exceeds the weight of the lightest object. For example, if your boat weighs 4,000 lbs and your trailer weighs 2,000 lbs, you will want...
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