What is Working Load Limit (WLL)?

What is Working Load Limit (WLL)?

Working Load Limit (WLL) is the maximum load a component or assembly should be subjected to during routine use. These values apply to new products in normal working conditions and are marked by the manufacturer on the synthetic web tie down assembly or other cargo securement system. U.S. Department of Transportation regulations subchapter B-Motor Carrier Safety Regulations, 49 CFR, Part 393, Paragraph 393.102(b) requires that: […]

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Different Uses of Tie Down Straps

Different Uses of Tie Down Straps

There many different reasons for using tie down straps. Mostly, they are used for securing cargo. The type of tie down straps that you use will depend on the vehicle you are driving and the type of cargo you are transporting. The most commonly used tie down straps are ratchet straps and e track tie downs. E track tie downs are only used in semi-trailers, […]

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How to Use a Tie Down Strap

How to Use a Tie Down Strap

Using a tie down strapenables you to secure cargo in the back of your truck. This is important when you are transporting items that are shaped oddly. When items are not secure, you run the risk of losing your load. Items that fall off of your track can end up in the road. This is dangerous for both your cargo and other motorists. That is […]

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