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Harness brands

bigblackmastiff

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Is anyone using harnesses made by someone other than Hooker? I wondered about using a harness from Simpson or others.


Seems like Simpson is 1/3 the cost of Hooker and both offer wide straps, pad sets and hook/latch or cam type buckles. I haven't compared strength but i'd assume these are stout to go in drag cars,etc.


Any comments on the hook/latch type buckle? I use the cam at work...easy to use..but often find a lap belt not secure after anaccidental bump of the cam.


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