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Lashing capacity is the lashing’s strength, which should be marked on the lashing.
Pretension is the force of a lashing given by a tension mechanism.
How do lashing capacity and pretension relate?
It is important to note,...
Hook & Keeper
Hook and Keeper tie-downs are the industry standard for ratchet straps. Fitted with a hook and keeper on both ratchet tail and strap, these straps undoubtedly provide the most acceptable load restraint...
What is a Toll Road?
Toll roads subject their drivers to a small fee each use.
By law, you must pay the charge when you drive on a toll road.
How do I know which roads are...
Using a ratchet for the first time can be confusing. Here, Buchanans breaks down the process in a time-efficient and safe way.
Ensure both ends of strap assembly are clasped to secure tie-down point.
Where’s why… Here at Buchanans we know that load protection and restraint is by-product of a transport operators key focus and we know it can be a massive pain to have to waste...
Maybe you are carting your first load or maybe you have been using ratchet straps for ages but still have not got your head around what pre-tension is.
So, what’s all the fuss about pre-tension...
Value does, it always comes back to value.
If you value quality, then double ratchet wheels with 18 teeth for extra pre-tension and a high quality polyester webbing would be what you call good value.
Did you know that Buchanans is 100% dedicated to keep manufacturing alive in Australia. We produce many or our products in house, right here in our factory here in Moss Vale just an hour...
Buchanans is absolutely pumped to be launching a dedicated same day delivery service to our customers in the western Sydney area.
We understand what a delay it is when you have a truck that cannot...