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How to store ratchet straps

Even if you use ratchet straps often, you can expect the average ratchet strap to last you a good two to three years. However, this relies on you looking after them, and the number one things that can help increase the lifespan of your ratchet straps is storing them properly.

24 March 2021

How do Chain Blocks work?

The Chain Block is a mechanism used to raise or lower heavy loads with relative ease.

The internal gears of the Chain Block wind the chains around, lifting the object that is attached to the end or hook.

24 March 2021

WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN A RATCHET STRAP

Ratchet straps are a brilliant way of being able to safely transport goods from one place to another, but there are a number of things to consider when purchasing yours to ensure that they are good quality. 

21 July 2020

Ratchet Straps and the Law

Ratchet straps are a really great way to secure loads to vehicles before moving items from A to B. They ensure the safety of the driver and the passengers, as well as any other road users who they meet along the way, so it is really important that they are used safely and properly. For this reason there are several laws in place surrounding their usage. Before you start your journey, it’s a good idea to be familiar with them.

1 July 2020

Lightweight Ratchet Straps

At the Ratchet Shop, we offer a wide selection of lightweight ratchet straps which are the ideal solution for those days when you may have a lighter load, but still need the ultimate security of a quality ratchet strap. Whether you’re looking for an option for commercial use, or use your ratchet straps for domestic use, we can help.

19 June 2020

RATCHET STRAP CARE

Heavy duty ratchet straps are hardy and long-lasting but the life of your strap and handle is all dependent on how you take care of them. Straps that are incorrectly used, exposed to the elements and used against sharp or rough objects are not going to have the same life as straps that are used for lighter applications or not used very often. That being said, you can prolong the life of your straps.

21 April 2020

Introduction to Ratchet Straps

Ratchet straps are tie-down straps that have various uses, generally involving the holding down of equipment or cargo when it is being transported. They can be used for jobs like securing loads to vehicles or keeping construction materials in place. 

10 January 2020

Show Schedule 2019

We're coming to your town! Where will we see you?

25 April 2019

Christmas Opening Hours 2018

We want to take this opportunity to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year and we look forward to continuing business with you in 2019!!

17 December 2018
  • How to store ratchet straps

    Even if you use ratchet straps often, you can expect the average ratchet strap to last you a good two to three years. However, this relies on you looking after them, and the number one things that can help increase the lifespan of your ratchet straps is storing them properly.

    24 March 2021
  • How do Chain Blocks work?

    The Chain Block is a mechanism used to raise or lower heavy loads with relative ease.

    The internal gears of the Chain Block wind the chains around, lifting the object that is attached to the end or hook.

    24 March 2021
  • WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN A RATCHET STRAP

    Ratchet straps are a brilliant way of being able to safely transport goods from one place to another, but there are a number of things to consider when purchasing yours to ensure that they are good quality. 

    21 July 2020
  • Ratchet Straps and the Law

    Ratchet straps are a really great way to secure loads to vehicles before moving items from A to B. They ensure the safety of the driver and the passengers, as well as any other road users who they meet along the way, so it is really important that they are used safely and properly. For this reason there are several laws in place surrounding their usage. Before you start your journey, it’s a good idea to be familiar with them.

    1 July 2020
  • Lightweight Ratchet Straps

    At the Ratchet Shop, we offer a wide selection of lightweight ratchet straps which are the ideal solution for those days when you may have a lighter load, but still need the ultimate security of a quality ratchet strap. Whether you’re looking for an option for commercial use, or use your ratchet straps for domestic use, we can help.

    19 June 2020
  • RATCHET STRAP CARE

    Heavy duty ratchet straps are hardy and long-lasting but the life of your strap and handle is all dependent on how you take care of them. Straps that are incorrectly used, exposed to the elements and used against sharp or rough objects are not going to have the same life as straps that are used for lighter applications or not used very often. That being said, you can prolong the life of your straps.

    21 April 2020
  • Introduction to Ratchet Straps

    Ratchet straps are tie-down straps that have various uses, generally involving the holding down of equipment or cargo when it is being transported. They can be used for jobs like securing loads to vehicles or keeping construction materials in place. 

    10 January 2020
  • Show Schedule 2019

    We're coming to your town! Where will we see you?

    25 April 2019
  • Christmas Opening Hours 2018

    We want to take this opportunity to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year and we look forward to continuing business with you in 2019!!

    17 December 2018