Mototech Grappler Bungee Tie-Down
The MotoTech Grappler is everyday rider's and long distance tourer's fastest and easiest method of securing belongings to motorcycles, bicycles, cargo vehicles, etc. The Bungee Cord is made from a premium grade, first quality and long lasting latex rubber and the hooks are made of strong and ultra-durable plastic consisting of POM (Polyoxymethylene). Plastic hooks have a multi-season usage potential, thus negating the problem caused by rusting of metal hooks in tropical weather conditions.
- Bungee Cord is made of Quality Heat resistant Latex Rubber Thread
- Outer Sheath is made of Polyester multi filament yarn
- Non rusting, strong and Ultra-durable plastic hooks
- Tightly fastens books, bags, jackets, helmets, etc. to the rear seat.
- Both ends have hooks to secure around bars.
Bungee cords- the long and flexible saviour for us, moto tourers. Love them or hate them, fact remains that for a large part of the motorcycle touring community, bungee cords are an indispensable tool.
From luggage to tools to grocery shopping bags, bungee cords are perfect for strapping down anything on your motorcycle. Without having to add base plates or hard boxes, bungee cords can greatly increase the load carrying capacity of your motorcycle. You just need to know how to use them properly and hook them effectively.
Improper usage of bungee cords may result in them coming off, snapping and breaking into two parts or your luggage coming loose. Even worse, uncontrolled release can cause severe injury to unprotected body parts, particularly eyes. It is always advised to wear safety glasses when attaching and releasing.
On the other hand, if used correctly, bungee cords are the cheapest, most versatile and infinitely reusable solution for mounting luggage.
Here are some DOs and DON’Ts you can observe while using bungee cords, to optimize their utility.
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