Retracting Ratchet Straps Demo

Retracting Ratchet Straps Demo
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Understanding Break Strength vs. Working Load Limit

Understanding Break Strength vs. Working Load Limit

What is Break Strength vs. Working Load Limit? When it comes to ratchet straps, winch straps, and just about any other type of strap in the cargo industry, the words Working Load Limit (WLL) and Breaking or Break Strength are commonly seen. Every piece of webbing, buckle, ratchet, and end hardware has its own number associated with both its WLL and Break Strength.  These numbers […]

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L-Track or E-Track?

L-Track or E-Track?

What is the difference and which should you choose? In the world of shipping and transportation, there are two main cargo systems that are used in just about every vehicle.  E-Track and L-Track both work to secure a variety of different size loads with ease and versatility.  There are a number of different end fittings and accessories available for both systems, so what makes one […]

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Expanded Line of Lifting Slings

Expanded Line of Lifting Slings

Cargo Equipment Corporation, is a leading supplier of load securement products.  With a vast product line ranging from ratchet and winch straps, to moving dollies and wheelchair tie-downs, they are able to supply just about any cargo product you may need.  Recently, the company has begun expanding their already immense product line to include even more items.  Although Cargo Equipment Corporation has always been a […]

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VIDEO! How to Properly Thread a Cam Buckle

VIDEO! How to Properly Thread a Cam Buckle

Watch This Video to learn the proper method of threading a Cam Buckle  

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How does the Hours of Service Rule affect you?

How does the Hours of Service Rule affect you?

Could the Hours of Service Rule affect you? At this point, many people are familiar with the new Hours of Service Rule (HOS) established by the FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration).  This new rule sets a firm limit on the number of hours truck drivers are allowed to be behind the wheel in a given week.  Since its enactment date, the HOS rule has […]

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The Benefits of Retread Tires

The Benefits of Retread Tires

Are Retreaded tires the right choice for you? Retreading tires is a very common, yet heavily debated procedure in the trucking industry. Although the process is beneficial to both the environment, and the operator’s checkbook, many truck drivers still have their doubts.  There are three main arguments against the use of retread tires. The first and foremost is safety for both the trucker and the […]

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The importance of the Trucking Industry this holiday season

The importance of the Trucking Industry this holiday season

With Christmas fast approaching, it seems everyone is frantically trying to make all their last minute purchases.  In a society that expects everything immediately, many people struggle with waiting for their goods to arrive.  They often overlook the process that a single item goes through to reach its destination, and the people that are behind the scenes making sure it arrives safely.  The truck driving […]

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How to protect your vehicle against harsh winter weather

How to protect your vehicle against harsh winter weather

With winter among us, the slippery roads are not the only problem facing truck drivers and commuters alike.  In some areas of the country, freezing temperatures can wreak havoc on your vehicle.  The blast of cold air when you leave the house in the morning is a reminder to us all that winter is here, and its important to make sure your vehicle is able […]

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Settlement Reached in Pilot Flying J Case

Settlement Reached in Pilot Flying J Case

Pilot Flying J Ordered to Pay $84.9 Million to Scammed Customers As many people within the trucking industry are aware, the Nation’s largest truck stop chain “Pilot flying J” has been in the middle of a rebate scandal since mid-April.  The company was being sued over claims that truckers did not receive the fuel rebates to which they were entitled after a purchase.  Today, a Federal […]

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