FlyTies® Tie Downs
Rated “Top Choice” by Aviation Consumer
FlyTies® unique design allows quick insertion and quick removal using the easy-out extraction tool provided. Rugged, die-cast steel rods are 3/8″ x 14″ for deeper penetration into subsoil. Cumulative load capacity is 3,600 lbs. Kit includes 3 ea. aluminum hubs, 9 ea. steel rods, 3 ea. 3/8″ x 10 ‘ ropes, easy-out removal tool, and rugged compact canvas tote bag. Complete kit weighs only 7.4 lbs.
Easy to assemble
Self cleaning action
Use in most unpaved surfaces
Long ropes for even the highest general aviation wings
Heavy duty canvas tote bag
Weighs only 7.4 lbs.
Dedication to Aviation Business: Designed by pilots-for pilots. In business for 9 years with its sole purpose being to perfect tie down stake technology.
Ease of Removal from Ground: Special extraction tool (provided) that allows quick and easy “straight out” removal. No side loading. Little effort exerted on operator even in hard soils.
Safety: Small footprint. Small surface area on the ground. (less than 3” in dia.)
Length of Stakes: 14 Inches
Type of Steel: Each stake is die-cast steel. High tinsel strength. Higher resistance to bending than heat treated or cold roll process.
Eyebolt: 1-1/4 inch structural forged steel eyebolt with 5/16 inch shank. Rated for 1500 lbs.
Rope: Three strand polyester. Non-moisture absorbent. #1 recommendation by Aviation Consumer for rope of choice for pilots.
Hub: Strong, impact resistant, lightweight aluminum. Same material used on the space shuttle. Also, hockey pucks.
Ground Holding Area: By design, rods are directed down and OUTward to reach out to the maximum ground area possible.
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In The Box
3 ea. aluminum hubs w/ forged steel eyebolt
9 ea. 3/8″ dia. x 14″ steel stakes
1 ea. extractor tool
1 ea. heavy duty canvas tote bag
1 ea. set of instructions
3 ea. polypropelyne ropes