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Tie downs

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Aug 15, 2006
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Nashville, Michigan
I have looked for a good idea in tie-downs for a long time. What I have in mind is a brkt. bolted to the spar with a small access hole through the fabric to insert a ball/snap pin. I do not remember what they are called but they lock with a ball bearing and release when the button is pushed on the end of the lock. Something like this with a ring in the end for the tie down rope would be lightweight and totally disappear when not in use.
Anyone with any good ideas for something along this line that we can put in the manual when we get there?

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