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Michel's Gravel Guard Tarps


  • The rear tension adjustment is simple and easy to use
  • A 1/4" steel aircraft cable is used with pulleys to open and close the tarpaulin system, eliminating the need of a track
  • No tie downs, which means no wasted time
  • Bows and tarp are self-contained and move together
  • Standard bow height is 12". This enables the tarp to be stored clear of heaped loads and remains stored until further needed
  • The tarp material is secured to the bows at 30" centers
  • Special locking device to secure drive handles operated from the ground using a V belt
  • These models are available for trucks or semi trailer units up to 48' in length
  • A chromed front shaft instead of a painted shaft makes bearing installation easier
  • Center lock clips are used to hold the center of the tarp material to the trailer wall to prevent billowing
Available options:
  • Higher rise arches available in 18"
  • Materials: 18 oz. or 22 oz. solid vinyl, woven mesh or neoprene
  • Nickel-plated chain and sprocket drive
  • Electric drive
  • Aluminum front end cap
  • Semi-waterproof models