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securing 32" mower in trailer

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by ariensman, Mar 27, 2008.

  1. ariensman

    ariensman LawnSite Member
    Posts: 25

    I'm fishing for thoughts on what is the best but yet fastest large deck tie-down for an open trailer. Who makes it and how much? My mower is the quickie 32.
  2. All_Toro_4ME

    All_Toro_4ME LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,578

    Set the parking break if it has one and use a rubber tie down with a hook in the end of it for each front wheel wrapped around the steel tubing to the trailer.
  3. farmboy1285

    farmboy1285 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 574

    I just use a ratchet tie down to hold it in. I run the tie down in between the front casters and the trailer side. Just to make it quicker I tie the excess strap and that way when I take the strap off the ratchet part doesn't get separated from the strap part.
  4. DA Quality Lawn & YS

    DA Quality Lawn & YS LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 8,844

    ariens - have heard fastraps are great.....
    i am considering purch. a pair for my 36" in an open trailer.
  5. Grits

    Grits LawnSite Silver Member
    from Florida
    Posts: 2,994

    I use Fastraps. Love 'em! I highly recommend them.

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