Wilderness Lashing Installation

Step 1
Slide the triglide fitting over one end of the strap.

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Step 2
Insert the end of the strap through the other opening in the triglide fitting.

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Step 3
Insert the end of the strap through the D-ring that is mounted to the inside of the canoe.

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Step 4
Bring the strap back to the triglide fitting and thread it through the triglide as shown.

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Step 5
Thread the end of the strap through the other opening in the triglide fitting.

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Step 6
Pull the strap tight and adjust the triglide fitting so that it is about 2-3 inches from the D-ring. Allow the end of the strap to hang over about 2-3 inches past the triglide fitting.

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Step 7
On the other end of the strap, a fastek buckle will be attached. Note that the serated bar on the fastekbuckle is facing up.

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Step 8
Insert the strap through the opening closest to the buckle opening.

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Step 9
Feed the strap over the serated bar and through the other buckle opening.

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Step 10
Pull the strap tight and adjust the fastek buckle so that about 2-3 inches of strap is exposed. Adjust the overall length of the strap by sliding the end of the strap through the fastek buckle.

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Complete the installation by installing the other straps, making sure that the mate to the fastek buckles are properly aligned with the opposing straps.