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What are "Nappy" and "Kite" Load Restraint Systems?


In the context of cargo securement, the terms "nappy" and "kite" refer to specific types of transverse load restraint systems, also known as cross straps or tie-downs. These systems are designed to secure cargo across its width, preventing it from shifting laterally during transport.

Key Characteristics of Nappy and Kite Load Restraint Systems

  • Effectiveness: Nappy and kite load restraint systems provide effective lateral restraint by applying tension across the cargo's width.

  • Versatility: These systems can be used to secure a wide range of cargo types, from pallets and boxes to machinery and irregularly shaped items.

  • Ease of Use: Nappy and kite load restraint systems are relatively simple to install and adjust, making them user-friendly for drivers and loading personnel.



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Published: Tue 21 Nov 2023

Updated: Thu 11 Apr 2024

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