Betty Foy has brand new, beautiful, red bungie straps! For years, Betty has had navy blue striped ones that did not match her aesthetic well. I’ve always wanted pretty straps for her, but found only boring colors in the past. The old straps were slowly becoming more slack, so when I saw these new bungie straps in a rainbow selection of colors, I knew it was time for a change.
This red color matches her heart lugs – a subtle detail that is important to me!
These straps snapped on in a matter of seconds, since I already had a base for them on my rear wheel.
For now, I’m using the bungie strap to hold only my lock, but these bad boys are stretchy and strong enough to hold big boxes on the rear rack. I’ve used simple straps to carry cases of 24 bottles of beer!
Sorry, I do not know the brand (no markings on the product), all I know is they are from Holland and locals can pick them up at J.C. Lind Bikes, where I got mine. I’ll update this with the brand name when I figure it out.
With a front basket, plus a rear rack with bungie cords and panniers, a regular bike can hold a lot of cargo.
Who else loves bungie straps as much as me?