A ratchet strap offers a reliable method to strap down goods and prevent movement during transportation and as such, it is essential in the field of material transport and load bearing
Ratchet straps feature a polyester strap, claw hook and a handled ratchet to tighten. Used in a variety of applications but primarily used on flatbed trucks, vans, and HGVs. They are available in various strap lengths from 4m to 9m and with breaking strains from 600Kg to 5 tonnes.
A ratchet strap is a tie-down strap that is designed to contain and tie goods or equipment. Using a ratchet, they are tightened and strapped down to create a secure and reliable fastening on the target. Ratchet straps are commonly used as tie-down fittings within the following applications:
These strappings are load bearing fasteners, meaning they are able to hold down heavy goods on the backs of trailers or on pallets. A ratchet is then used to tighten down the webbing or strap. These particular straps use a claw hook, meaning a claw shape hook wraps around the end buckle to grasp a strong connection.