Mototech Hexapod Bungee Tie-down System
There are a total of 6 elastic attachment points with a strong and ultra-durable plastic hook made of POM (Polyoxymethylene), at each end. In the centre the 3 bungee cords are bound together with a sturdy triangular and super strong plastic ring, made of POM as well. All bungee cords are made from premium grade, first quality and long lasting latex rubber. 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
- 3 bungee cords which make upto 6 arms offer better and solid anchoring options
- Non rusting, strong and Ultra-durable plastic hooks
- Sturdy and super strong triangular center ring
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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