Global Vehicle Overload Madness!

People all over the world use vehicles to move objects from place A to place B. Some people make it more extreme.

For transporting a lot of ducks, a motorcycle works.

Even though overloading your vehicle seems a bit hilarious, there are still benefits for doing that. website lists some reasons why to tie a mattress to a car when you are moving and the same goes for every object.

This truck in Mogadishu, Somalia is overloaded with people and supplies, including milk.

First, you can save money by avoiding a moving service. You also save money by not needing to buy new stuff. Second, it is obvious that if you do not move your things you won’t have anything to put in your home. While moving, you will also give other drivers a good laugh. You will also ventilate your objects during the trip. Besides, it does not take any space inside the car and you can do the loading yourself. It is also easy, if you have the right Strapping Tool.

These Chinese farmers are transporting harvested barley.

Just while strapping stuff, you should be aware of where the objects’ centers of gravity are and that they might change during the trip. You might also want to check what the legislation says about things falling onto streets. Also, if you live in Alaska, please be aware that tethering a dog on your car’s roof has been determined illegal as per the local law.

An overloaded vehicle is part of a traffic jam in Old Cairo.

Shanghai Metal Corporation sells Plastic Strapping Tools that enable you to strap heavy loads of objects on your vehicles, horses, donkeys, mules and camels. To know more about our superb Strapping Tool, please visit our website. Also follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

Tuomas P. // SMC Editor

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