Heading off the beaten track? Don’t get caught unprepared! Here are some tips on grabbing your essential 4x4 gear.
The elasticity in the strap is what makes it the perfect vehicle extraction tool. The elasticity aids in recovery and helps prevent vehicle damage.
Winch Extension Straps
Have no stretch and allow you to extend the length of your winching cable when a strong anchor point is out of reach
Reduce the load on the winch through physics and allow you to angle the cables when a straight line isn’t an option.
In the unlikely situation where a cable or rope snaps, a recovery dampener will absorb a lot of the recoil and help prevent severe injury or damage.
A great option for extracting your own vehicle from the sand or mud. They allow the wheels to gain traction and move forward.
A reliable and durable electric winch can make light work of those sticky situations. The winch is Mounted to the front of your 4WD. Different winches will have different line pull ratings. So make sure you choose the right one for you.
High Lift Jacks
Designed to aid in recovery by lifting the vehicle when needed. They generally have a load limit from 1000kg-1500kg. They can also be used as a winch if needed. A hot tip is to always keep your jack well lubricated with a silicone spray or oil.
Tyre Repair Kits
Are a necessity when off-road. The kit comes with essential tools to repair your tyre such as, steel insertion needles, repair plugs, Allen key, steel reamer tool and tyre gauge.
When using recovery gear, never join straps with a shackle. This can turn into a bullet if broken under stress.