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Old 08-29-2013, 12:56 PM   #1
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Best straps?

Are the aerostitch straps or the rok straps better? Or something else? What sizes are most useful? Basically, I don't have a specific application in mind, I just want to know what straps people have found to be the best and most useful, so I can skip the learning process
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Old 08-29-2013, 01:43 PM   #2
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Are the aerostitch straps or the rok straps better? Or something else? What sizes are most useful? Basically, I don't have a specific application in mind, I just want to know what straps people have found to be the best and most useful, so I can skip the learning process
I LOVE my ROK straps for most appilcations that require any amount of elasticity at all.
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Old 08-29-2013, 02:13 PM   #3
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Old 08-29-2013, 02:49 PM   #4
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Giant Loop Pronghorn straps




Giant Loop's new Pronghorn Straps, available in 16", 20" and 26" lengths in packages of two.
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Old 08-29-2013, 03:20 PM   #5
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What sizes are most useful? Basically, I don't have a specific application in mind, I just want to know what straps people have found to be the best and most useful
I have the original Rok Straps, and love them. I have the medium Rok Straps and love them a little less. I have the Rok Straps Dog Leash/Collar and love those even less (but my dogs like them). The only thing they make that I don't own are the newest, smallest, straps designed for bicycles.
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Old 08-29-2013, 03:26 PM   #6
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ROK straps are the shiznit.


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Old 08-29-2013, 04:15 PM   #7
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Andy Strapz piggyback straps are the absolute schizz for lashing my drybag & extra stuff on the rear rack.



Had em for years & 10's of thousands of miles of touring. Unbeatable IMHO.

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Old 08-29-2013, 04:21 PM   #8
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Old 08-29-2013, 05:15 PM   #9
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Ditto. Love 'em.
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Old 08-29-2013, 05:35 PM   #10
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Old 08-29-2013, 06:04 PM   #11
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Old 08-29-2013, 09:26 PM   #12
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I like cam buckle straps (like the ones used for rafting ) . There is a past thread on this subject . It was heated and some posters told others that they didn't know straight up (in so many words)
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Old 08-30-2013, 07:39 AM   #13
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Rox Straps are more convient to use but if you want the most bomber strap out there go with a Cam buckle strap from the rafting environment. I wouldn't trust my gear to a Rox Strap for rafting. I know from experience that cam buckle straps work when your gear is getting beat to crap againt rocks on a down side up boat.
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Old 08-30-2013, 08:04 AM   #14
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I used an 8 ft ratchet strap this week to secure a large duffle bag across the seat. They're cheap, versatile and can be used to hold a tarp while camping to strapping the bike in a trailer.
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Old 08-30-2013, 08:11 AM   #15
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http://www.andystrapz.com straps work great on my various bikes without any worries for years....
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