Monthly Archives: January 2020

  1. MATS 2020 is almost here

    It's almost that time again! The Mid America Truck Show is almost here. What does that mean? It means there is time for new deals, not just on our cargo control, but on our systems as well. We'll have amazing prices on our winch straps, ratchet straps, tarp straps and more. Some of the best deals of the year will be happening in our cargo control booth and you won't want to miss them. Wondering where you can find us? We’ll be waiting for you in the East Wing: Booth #18036 (for systems) or across the isle at Booth #18016 (for cargo control).

    Not able to make the show? Not a problem, we've got you covered. Just click here and fill out the form to have a member of our specialized sales team get in touch with you. They'll let you know about the deals we're running and the amazing ways our tarp systems can save you money.

    Looking to learn more about our Tarping System? Don't hesitate! Our specialized sales team is here to answer any questions you might have. That is why our motto is 'Running Through Walls'. Call today: 1-877-999-8277



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  2. Keep Your System Working in the Winter

    When trucking for a living, the winter months can not only be the most dangerous but also be the most hazardous for your tarping system. In order to alleviate any possible issues you might face on the road, we thought we would put together this little list for you to help stretch the life of your tarp during these months.

    Ways to Extend Your Tarp Life through the Winter

    1.) Keep Snow off the Top
    One of the worst things for a system is while driving in the winter, snow can accumulate at the top. To reduce the stress this puts on the system make sure to brush off the snow on the top with a sweeper or anything similar to keep the weight off.
    2.) Proper Tension
    When tightening A-Frames, tension one side no more than 1/2 way before you latch and tighten the other side. Once 2nd side is completely tensioned, return to side you started with and tension the rest of the way.
    3.) Keep the Track Clean of all Snow and Debris
    Although the tarp and bows are important, equally as important are the wheels to the system. By keeping the track clean and not allowing random pieces to get into it, you should get continual ease of use for opening and closing the system.

    Remember, although these months can be hazardous to your system they don't have to be. With the proper protection and maintenance your system can be a trusted ally to help you earn more money. Although these are only a few items, below is a downloadable 'Upkeep and Troubleshooting' pdf to help you with any other questions you might have. 

    Remember the best way to learn more is by calling one of our customer service specialists at 1-877-999-8277. Let the experts help.

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