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The Tubekeeper, set of 2

Item # 17741
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Key Features

  • Stow your towables out of the way

  • Attaches to boat with suction cups or bungee cords

  • Secures tubes in minutes


Our Price   $19.99

Availability: In Stock

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Product Description
airhead Stow your towables out of the way with the unique Tubekeeper. Attaches to boat with suction cups on a smooth surface and/or bungee cords wrapped around cleats or rails. Web straps with buckles secure tubes in minutes. Sold in sets of two. Larger 3-6 person tubes will require two sets of Tubekeepers.
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AirheadThe Tubekeeper, set of 2
 
4.0

(based on 55 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (31)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (7)

83%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (33)
  • Easy to install (27)
  • Well built / quality (24)
  • Attractive (12)
  • Durable (4)

Cons

  • Flimsy construction (5)
  • Poor design (3)

Best Uses

  • Small boats (21)
  • Large boats (20)
  • Personal watercraft (6)
  • Pontoon boats (4)
  • Boating / sailing (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual/ recreational (32), Advanced (8), Recreational rider (4), Advanced user (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (32), Yes (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Must Have!

We have a small boat with minimal room inside and this product has been awesome. Very easy to use and has enabled us to tie down the tube without any worries creating comfort inside...Read complete review

We have a small boat with minimal room inside and this product has been awesome. Very easy to use and has enabled us to tie down the tube without any worries creating comfort inside the boat for riding when not in use. Not sure what we would have used without this product.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Right idea, bad design

This is the right idea, but a bad design. Hooks up easy and seems to work, but it eventually breaks. The ends of the bungee cable are connected to clips with compression fittings...Read complete review

This is the right idea, but a bad design. Hooks up easy and seems to work, but it eventually breaks. The ends of the bungee cable are connected to clips with compression fittings - bad idea. What happens when a bungee stretches? It gets thinner, and the compression fitting come loose. We lost our tube one day after hitting a boat wake. I fixed the TubeKeeper, but a couple weeks later we lost the tube again on rough water and didn't know it. Spent a hour looking for the tube. And we lost a few parts of the TubeKeeper. Not that it matters, we wouldn't have used it again anyway. Maybe there's another product out there with a better design. Don't buy this one if you want to keep your tube.

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5.0

What a great idea for Boating !!

By Ron - Gramps

from Lake of the Ozarks, MO

About Me Advanced

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Install
  • Easy To Use
  • Quality Construction
  • What A Slick Invention

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Large Boats
    • Small Boats

    Comments about Airhead The Tubekeeper, set of 2:

    The device works great, and has several ways that it can be attached to the rear area of a tow boat. It sure holds the large inflated towables in a helpful location.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    Get idea, and it works!

    By Flan-Dog

    from Rochester, New York

    About Me Advanced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Easy To Install
    • Easy To Use
    • Quality Construction
    • Works Terrific And Holds

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Large Boats

      Comments about Airhead The Tubekeeper, set of 2:

      I was a bit concerned at first as to the best way t attach this to the tube and boat but after a few minutes of trying different positions, it worked well. I would suggest that maybe a couple pictures as how other folks actually use this item might help and convince others to buy it Over all, an excellent idea... and it works!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      tube is out of here

      By Hammbone

      from Syracuse NY

      About Me Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Great Value
      • Lightweight
      • Well Constructed

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Outdoors

        Comments about Airhead The Tubekeeper, set of 2:

        Nice, gets the tube out of the way on the boat and keeps it secure when not in use. Works great

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Great for lake travel

        By Mogo

        from Cumming, Ga

        About Me Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Good Stretch
        • Hooks Easily To Cleats
        • Strong

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Travel
          • Tubes

          Comments about Airhead The Tubekeeper, set of 2:

          Hooks to boat cleats with ease. Strong hold, even for some of our heaviest tubes. Make sure to pull them tight and you won't have to worry about your tube going anywhere.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          I was so happy that these keepers work!!

          By n90srbw

          from Louisville KY

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Great Value
          • Well Constructed

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Airhead The Tubekeeper, set of 2:

              I can tell you that I bought this set of Tubekeepers not expecting much. They are great. They have held strong even as we zip all over the lake at full speed. We have only had them for a couple weeks now and they have done what they said they would do. I was not sure the suction cups were going to be able to hold that strong. We love them.

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              • Q:

                Can this be used with an outboard motor???
                Thanks
                Asked on 7/23/2009 by Aidkie from Ontario, Canada

                6 answers

                • CUSTOMER CARE

                  A:

                  I guess that it could, you just need to make sure you have somewhere to anchor the webbing for the tubekeeper.

                  Answered on 12/4/2009 by Bryant from Tech
                • VERIFIED BUYER

                  A:

                  No I dont think so because this is used to hold tube on the back of your on the swim platform.

                  Answered on 6/24/2010 by Ski Daddy from DeQueen Ar
                • VERIFIED BUYER

                  A:

                  Yes, if there is a platform or aplace onboard for the tube, the tubekeepers can be used.

                  Answered on 7/7/2010 by JLO from Powers Lake, Wisconsin
                • VERIFIED BUYER

                  A:

                  Yes!

                  Answered on 6/13/2011 by Anderson's by the Lake from on Oneida Lake/Brewerton, NY
                • VERIFIED BUYER

                  A:

                  only if you have enough room in front of the motor for the tube. but they could hold it down anywhere on the boat.

                  Answered on 6/15/2011 by kenny from ohio
                • VERIFIED BUYER

                  A:

                  i am sure they could be

                  Answered on 5/30/2012 by levan from McClure,IL.
              • Q:

                We purchased "The Tubekeeper" and it works great! We did lose one of the black clips and I was wondering if you can tell me where I can purchase a replacement.
                Asked on 7/14/2009 by Lori from Des Moines, IA.

                1 answer

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                  A:

                  Lori:

                  I am very sorry to let you know that we do not have replacement parts for the Tube Keeper. The item is assembled overseas and comes into our facility as one complete unit. You "might" be able to utilize a "D" ring that you can get from Home Depot and clamping the bungee around it to secure. Or unfortuntely, it might be easier to purchase a new set, sorry about that.

                  Hope you have a great boating season and thanks for your support of Airhead!

                  Greg

                  Answered on 7/21/2009 by Greg the Airhead from Denver, CO
              • Q:

                I bought a water tube Heavy Duty by obrien and lost the tube cap the first day. Where cab I get one Thanks Vickie
                Asked on 7/6/2009 by vickie from carthage nc

                1 answer

                • CUSTOMER CARE

                  A:

                  Call 800-334-6541 and ask for a tech.

                  Answered on 7/13/2009 by Ike from Overtons
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