Shop Talk: Load Cell Nut AdjustmentsDon't torque that nut! This article explains why you should never adjust the nuts on your load cells. Read more …
May 23, 2019
Three Tips to Stay on Top of Documentation RevisionsOnboard Systems wants to make it easy for you to stay on top of any documentation revisions for your cargo hook equipment, so here are several tips that may prove useful. Read more …
May 22, 2019
Documentation UpdatesGet the 411 about all the documentation updates and service bulletins that have taken place since the last issue of The Hook. Read more …
May 21, 2019
Sign Up for Convenient Email InvoicesThis option enables customers to receive an invoice before their order arrives to help with customs paperwork and internal receiving processes for new product. Read more …
May 20, 2019
Summer 2019 Issue SurveyTake a moment to answer our online survey, and you'll be automatically entered to win one of our survey prizes, including your choice of an Apple TV 4 or Roku Ultra player for the grand prize winner. Read more …
May 15, 2019
Update Your Email PreferencesIf you feel you are getting too much email from us (or not enough), you can view and manage the campaigns you are currently subscribed to at any time. Read more …
April 23, 2019
Shop Talk: LubricantsAn important part of maintaining your cargo hook equipment is applying the right lubricants to key locations at appropriate intervals. Read more …
March 20, 2019
Staying on Top of Service Alerts & Bulletins Lets You Lift SafelyOnboard Systems has established processes to ensure that we dispatch service alerts and service bulletins to customers who have purchased equipment directly from us. But if you purchased Onboard equipment through a distributor, here's what you need to do to make sure we can reach you. Read more …
March 20, 2019
Photo Gallery: Onboard Systems at Heli-Expo 2019View our 2019 Heli-Expo Show gallery to see highlights from the show — and enter to win free t-shirts! Read more …
March 20, 2019
Photo Gallery: 2019 Catalog Cover Photo Contest WinnersView the photo gallery from our 2019 Catalog Cover Photo Contest. Read more …
February 12, 2019
Chrome Themes for Your Browser
Exclusive Chrome themes featuring external load mission photos for your browser.
Convenient Email Invoices
How to get an invoice before your order arrives to help with customs paperwork and internal receiving processes.
Counter-to-Counter Shipping Available
For when you need parts fast, Onboard Systems now offers counter-to-counter shipping.
Get the 411 about all the documentation updates and service bulletins that have taken place since the last issue.
External Load Mission Wallpapers
Exclusive desktop wallpapers featuring external load mission photos for your desktop.
Get the 411 on Surefire Products
Here is a complete reference list of aircraft and cargo hook kits currently featuring Surefire.
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How to Upgrade Your Equipment
We strive to make it simple and cost-effective for our customers to upgrade their equipment.
Increased Rated Load for TALON 3K Remote Hooks
We've increased the rated load for the TALON 3K Remote Cargo Hook series from 3,000 lb. to 3,300 lb. / 1,500 kg.