Born on the river, ready for whatever. First sold in 1978 as a better way to tie down gear and frames on whitewater rafts, the NRS 1" Heavy Duty Strap is known the world over for its incredible strength and versatility. The ultimate DIY tie-down solution, every boater, outdoorsperson and homeowner should own an assortment of sizes.
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Unlike clunky ratchet straps and cheap imitations the NRS Strap is strong, easy, fast and simple with unlimited usefulness.
UV-protected polypropylene webbing won't stretch when wet and delivers an impressive Minimum Breaking Strength (MBS) of 680 kg.
Custom cam buckle features dual stainless-steel springs for a strong, even bite that won't slip, ever.
The strap size is prominently indicated on the buckle so there's never any guesswork.
Iconic Blue straps keep with the traditional design with the strap size woven into the webbing.
A woven name tag near the buckle lets you reclaim your straps from friends who borrow but don't return.
Hidden bottle opener on the buckle aids one of the most popular "strap hacks."
All sizes sold in pairs.
Minimum Breaking Strength (MBS):
Working Load Limit (WLL):
Strap length etched into buckle (also woven into Iconic Blue webbing)
Integrated bottle opener in buckle
Woven name tag
Webbing treated with UV protectant
All strap lengths are measured in feet
Gear Aid Aquaseal +FD
Aquaseal FD Flexible Durable Repair Adhesive is ideal for repairing holes and tears in dry bags, wetsuits, paddling apparel and latex gaskets. Waterproofs, seals and protects against abrasion.
Aquaseal is the industry standard for maximum strength repairs to wetsuits, dry suits and all water sports products.
It bonds to hypalon, neoprene, latex, nylon, vinyl (PVC), GORE-TEX and other trilaminates, many fabrics, foams, composites, and many plastics.
It dries clear and flexible and is also self-leveling.
Works great for replacing latex gaskets and for adding an abrasion-resistant layer on boats and other boating gear.
Mix Cotol Accelerator and Cleaner with Aquaseal to shorten cure time. It's also a great cleaner for prepping surfaces for repair.
Dries to elastic, clear urethane rubber
Use for gasket replacement
Use for repairing small holes/tears
Adheres to: neoprene, vinyl, fiberglass, latex, many fabrics, foams composites and plastics
Clifton Urethane Adhesive
Clifton Urethane Adhesive Excellent one-part contact adhesive for PVC and urethane. The 4 oz. size comes with brush applicator built into the lid.
Coverage Guidelines: 4 ounces should cover 1 - 1.5 sq. ft. of patch (both surfaces), with 2 thin coats.
Shelf life: 1 year
For repair of PVC- and urethane-coated inflatable materials
Brush applicator in lid of 4 oz. can
Shelf life 1 year
Kokatat Latex Wrist Gasket
Replacement latex wrist gaskets for your drysuit or drytop. These come in small, medium and large.Â If you are replacing the gaskets yourself you will also need aquaseal adhesive.
Kokatat Latex Neck Gasket
Replacement latex neck gaskets for your drysuit or drytop. These come in small, medium and large. If you are replacing your own you will also need aquaseal adhesive.
Clifton Hypalon Adhesive
Clifton HypalonÃÂ® Adhesive is your best choice for unsurpassed adhesion. We use it when building our Pennel OrcaÃÂ® boats and highly recommend it. For an even stronger bond and faster cure time, mix with Clifton Hypalon Accelerator, Item # 38702.01. Accelerator ratio: 0.8 oz. to 1 gal. glue.
Coverage Guideline: 3.5 ounces should cover 1-sq. ft. of patch (both surfaces), with 3 thin coats.
Look for plastic mixing cups at paint or hardware stores. They have volume markings that let you measure the right amount of glue. You can also do a web search for "graduated plastic mixing cups."
We use Clifton Hypalon Adhesive to bond Hypalon to Hypalon, but this adhesive may also be used to bond other synthetic rubber materials, like neoprene and EDPM.
Shelf life: 1 year
Use on Hypalon, neoprene, EDPM and similar rubber materials