Tuesday, January 24, 2012

The Club 491 Tire Claw Security Device

The Club 491 Tire Claw Security Device

Product Details

  • Product Dimensions: 12 x 18 x 7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 7 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Shipping: Currently, item can be shipped only within the U.S. and to APO/FPO addresses. For APO/FPO shipments, please check with the manufacturer regarding warranty and support issues.
  • ASIN: B000SDVEU4
  • Item model number: 491
By : The Club
Price : $63.01
You Save : $36.98 (37%)
The Club 491 Tire Claw Security Device

Item Description

Finally there is a very easy and secure way to safeguard your auto, trailer, ATV or motorcycle from theft. The Club Tire Claw installs in seconds on your vehicle, trailer, ATV or motorcycle and tends to make it virtually impossible for a thief to move your property. Unlike a chain or cable, you don't have to secure your automobile or trailer to a fixed object, you can secure your car in a campsite just as simply as in your personal driveway. Its vinyl dipped points guard your rims from damage. The Tire Claw secures with a self locking feature and the laser encrypted important can't be copied. The Tire Claw fits wheels up to 19" and up to a 12" width. Give your self peace of mind with each a visual and physical deterrent to theft with the Club Tire Claw.


The Club 491 Tire Claw Security Device


Item Functions

  • Very easy to install
  • Supplies each a visual and physical deterrent to theft
  • Laser encrypted crucial can't be copied
  • Steel construction
  • Tends to make a outstanding gift
The Club 491 Tire Claw Security Device

Costumer Reviews

Well I purchased the claw about six months ago, since then sold it to a relative and has been in use every since. I would highly recommend this product to anyone looking to deter a thief. The features of it are wonderful, and heck it's cheaper now than what I paid for it a few months back by ten dollars. At any rate, well worth the money.

More about the item. Sturdy. Rugged. Durable. Reliable. It comes with three keys, wonderful since they can not be duplicated. A small cover over the lock to ensure moisture doesn't ruin the mechanisms. Prominent enough to be easily recognized.

A little know fact about cars, or perhaps not thought about. If you have a FWD car, place the device on the front wheel since this is where your drive axle is and thief would not only have to remove the tire claw from the vehicle, but also hot wire the car or burst the steering column in order to steal. The opposite is true for a RWD vehicle. An AWD drive vehicle either/or, is just as grand.

Side note/freebie: The repossession man, most likely with a creeper on his/her truck, can't tow a front-wheel drive vehicle from the back. Will strip the transmission. A rear-wheel drive vehicle (most trucks) cannot be towed from the front. It takes too long to place it on a flatbed, and defeats the purpose of the speedy recovery. Someone may say, well they may have dolly wheels. Correct. But you can't speed down the freeway with those on a car.

Note: There are two different sizes for the tire claw. Be sure to order the correct one. The one (XL) or 491 model fits around most car tires and probably some truck tires. You can check the specs on another site to verify. The 493 model is designed for smaller tires, such as motorcycles and dirt bikes. Make your choice correctly and wisely or you will definitely be disappointed.

Second review, hope it helped somebody.


Sure, you might look a little funny when throwing this thing on your ride, but that's a small price to pay for the sense of security that comes from knowing it's in place. The visual aspect of this thing as a theft deterrent is second to none! I use this in combination with wheel locks on my 1969 Camaro and have actually watched would be car thieves walk away in defeat after seeing this thing, it's a rather amusing sight! The only way for a car thief to bypass the tire claw is either with a cutting torch or a flatbed truck, neither of which are something you're average car thief will have with them. Easy on, Easy off, Easy storage, Easy decision!


The Club 491 Tire Claw Security Device


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