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How do you tie down your quad for transporting

The front one I just run up to the front bar and have straps come back from the front corners.
The back one is a whole other thing. Ive been thinking about eye bolts in the floor....

What do you do?
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The front one I just run up to the front bar and have straps come back from the front corners.
The back one is a whole other thing. Ive been thinking about eye bolts in the floor....

What do you do?
I strap down at each of the 4 corners to eye bolts in the bed of my truck... doesn't move at all... not back and forth, nor side to side.

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Straps? we dont need no stinking straps...
2 straps to grab bar in rear, 2 to the front frame above arms
got a brother in law (engineer) likes to use 8 just to be sure

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The front one I just run up to the front bar and have straps come back from the front corners.
The back one is a whole other thing. Ive been thinking about eye bolts in the floor....

What do you do?
If your talking about on a trailer, and you can run quad all the way to front of trailer. I just use 2 straps on the foot pegs. It's quick and easy and don't move. If in middle of the trailer, I use 4 straps. Up front one to each opening in the L8ton bumper. In the rear one of each side of six pack rack. Each tie down is attached to the trailer on a e-track system, which is very nice!


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Where did you get the track?
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Where did you get the track?
Here's a link to a thread. You can find the eTrack several places, some have it cheaper than I found but the shipping was a mutha. The reviews I read at Harbor freight said it wasn't deep enough to except the standard e-track anchors.

https://www.club700xx.com/vb/showthre...trailer+etrack

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that is pretty sweet
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that is pretty sweet
Yeah I like it, and you can buy all kinds of different anchors for it. And they sale a sideways track for the wall of enclosed trailers too. They have ratchet straps with the anchors built in, and wheel bonnet straps, ect...

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