So what are your thoughts on Fastrap wheel tie-downs

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing Equipment' started by Budget Cuts Lawn Service, May 1, 2014.

  1. Budget Cuts Lawn Service

    Budget Cuts Lawn Service LawnSite Member
    Messages: 97

    Hi guys, I'm curious to see what your opinion is on the fastrap system. I have seen many posts on this forum from around 2009 (all very good reviews) but haven't seen anything recent. I'm curious to know how the durability is (especially over the course of a few years) and if it's worth the money. I'd love to stop wasting time by using four ratchet straps every time I load up the mower. What's your opinion? Thanks! :)
  2. TheLugNutZ

    TheLugNutZ LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 410

    subscribed, im always looking for solutions for this as well.
  3. AllBrad

    AllBrad LawnSite Member
    Messages: 73

    I like them. I purchased two, but only use one. I have been using them for two years. Only problems are the screws rust out. I do leave a lot of debris on the trailer. Works really well.
  4. Nate'sLawnCare

    Nate'sLawnCare LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,001

    I have two sets on my open trailer and they work great for my zero turn and walk behind. As for durability, I don't know, since I've only had them a couple of years. It takes me just a few seconds to strap or unstrap them and they hold really well.
  5. PenningsLandscaping

    PenningsLandscaping LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,853

    They are awesome. They hold up pretty well, the design is so simple. Ratchet straps are always breaking unless you buy the really good heavy duty ones, and if you're going to pay that kind of money for straps, just get the fastraps that are way better in the first place.
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  6. ashgrove landscaping

    ashgrove landscaping LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,529

    They rule! Love em. It's like not having to strap yer stuff down. Its that easy and incredibly secure. Just get them!
  7. Budget Cuts Lawn Service

    Budget Cuts Lawn Service LawnSite Member
    Messages: 97

    Well it looks like a unanimous decision. Everyone seems to appreciate them without having any problems. Thanks for the help guys!

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