Originally Posted by BobTurner
Your roads must be better than ours. I spent a lot of time really tying down the airplane to the truck bed. Right hand lane of the interstate is really torn up by the big rig traffic. By the time I arrived at the airport, one wheel chock was gone. Glad I tied the wheels down.
I am glad your plane still made it unharmed. I lucked out in that I had a really knowledgeable and careful tow truck driver, and the route to the airport allowed us to avoid freeways. He had 3 inch wide straps and put them in a crisscross pattern so that the plane was locked down in all axis.
I had been stressing over this for months but the actual event was a giant nothing-burger. Then biggest hassle was getting it out of the garage (2 inches too narrow).