The Keeper® 8 ft. Ratchet Tie-Down features a durable abrasion-resistant 1 in. webbing to absorb shock during transport. It is constructed with a steel ratchet buckle and vinyl covered S-hooks to prevent scratching and marring to cargo and vehicle. To engage attach the hook to an anchor point, pull strap over the cargo and pull webbing to desired tension. Then ratchet by raising and lowering the handle. The webbing locks cargo into place.