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Wheres the cheapest place to get E-channel?

I am thinking about using E-channel in my trailer for securing tie downs, Gene funks wanted 38 bucks for each 10 foot section. is this normal or is he on crack? if thats normal I may go with D-rings mounted in the floor.




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Tony are useing the new trailer for bikes only or is going to be multipurpose? I would just go with the D rings in the floor. I've never really like the channels.

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Tony are useing the new trailer for bikes only or is going to be multipurpose? I would just go with the D rings in the floor. I've never really like the channels.
I'm starting to think the same thing. as I will be using it to help my father in law move next month, the channel would really be in the way.




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http://www.ststands.com/main.cfm


When they are removed they leave two plates on the floor that are
about 5 inches by 2 inches by 1/8 thick. That's it. No straps required.

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Blarney hit it on the head for the transport of motorcycles Tony. My trailer has been set up with E Track from> http://motors.search.ebay.com/_W0QQsassZjustharris

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I agree with Tom, get the nice boobies on that page he sent the link for. But get a condor and trailer mount. I think you have to have a hollow rear axle bolt and nut to use the ST's. I think they have different parts for different bikes as well. But I'm not sure. Or just go with the D rings. The channel is good because it's infinitely adjustable. But it does stick up. It also has be secured through the floor the whole length. If you sleep on the trailer floor at the track leave room for you to lay between the rails or bring an air mattress.

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Blarney hit it on the head for the transport of motorcycles Tony. My trailer has been set up with E Track from> http://motors.search.ebay.com/_W0QQsassZjustharris

Good prices and delivery.
Those flush mounts are pimp but I wonder what kind of installation is required????

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