Thule The Stacker - Rooftop Multi-Kayak Carrier

Thule The Stacker - Rooftop Multi-Kayak Carrier

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This kayak rack offers the ultimate in carrying performance. With its 4 boat capacity and proven universal mounting system, The Stacker is the most efficient way to carry multiple whitewater kayaks. Lowest Prices for the best watersport carriers from Thule. Thule The Stacker - Rooftop Multi-Kayak Carrier part number TH830 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-8924 for expert service.
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Thule Watersport Carriers - TH830

  • Kayak
  • Roof Mount Carrier
  • Thule
  • Post-Style
  • Folding
  • Aero Bars
  • Factory Bars
  • Round Bars
  • Square Bars
  • Elliptical Bars
  • Clamp On - Standard
  • No Load Assist
  • Side Loading
  • Non-Locking

This kayak rack offers the ultimate in carrying performance. With its 4 boat capacity and proven universal mounting system, The Stacker is the most efficient way to carry multiple whitewater kayaks.


Features:

  • Upper bridge design makes tying down boats easier than ever
  • Universal hardware for easy transfer from vehicle to vehicle
    • Mounting brackets clamp to existing load bars and roof racks
  • Folds down flat for a cleaner look when not in use
  • 1 Pair of ratcheting tie downs, 2 straps, and buckle protectors included


Specs:

  • Requires 24" minimum bar spread for proper mounting
  • Holds up to 4 kayaks
  • Fits Thule square, Rapid Aero and AeroBlade load bars; Yakima bars; and most factory installed luggage racks
    • For Thule Xsporter load bars, the Xadapt3 (THXADAPT3 - sold separately) is required for installation


Note: Kayak cannot be longer than 10 feet. If your kayak is longer than 10 feet, use part TH848. Also, if you want to use an ocean wider kayak, use part numbers TH834 or TH848.



830001 Thule The Stacker - Rooftop Kayak Mounting System

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TH830 Installation InstructionsInstallation Details TH830 Installation instructions



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Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Thule The Stacker Rooftop Kayak Carrier Review - 2013 Kia Soul

Today on our 2013 Kia Soul, we'll be test-fitting the Thule Stacker Roof Mount and Multi-Kayak Carrier, Part number TH830.We'll begin our test-fit by first placing the Stacker onto the front load bar. We'll insert the bolts through the top of the top bracket of the Stacker. We'll then use the bracket to come underneath the front load bar, inserting the bolts through the holes of the bracket. We'll then use the black wing nuts to tighten it down to secure the Stacker to the load bar. Once we have the first stacker all tightened down and secured to the front load bar, we can repeat the same steps for the rear stacker.Once both pieces are secured and tightened down to the load bars, we're ready to load up our kayak. We'll first simply take our Thule straps to thread them through the top of the Stacker.

We'll do this for both the front and rear piece. We'll then drape them over the driver's side. We'll now set our kayak up on top of our load bars, positioning the kayak even on the load bars, so the weight can be evenly distributed to each load bar. Next, we'll drape the straps over the kayak, wrapping them underneath the load bar, inserting the strap through the buckle and tightening it down. When you thread the strap underneath the load bar, you want to make sure that it is on the inside of the feet.

This will prevent the strap from slipping off of the load bar. Before tightening it down all the way, you want to make sure that you do the rear strap as well, and then tightening it down firmly. With these two straps secured, we're ready to install our bow and stern strap.With our hook, pulley, and rope already assembled according to the included instructions, we'll go up to the strap at the head of the carrier, and clip it onto the strap that's connected to the kayak. Next, we'll go underneath the front of the vehicle and find a sturdy spot to hook the second hook. Once we've established this position, we can then gently pull down on the end of the rope to reduce the slack.We'll then move to the rear of the vehicle, where we will again hook the clip around the black strap of the kayak, and find a secure position on the underside of the rear of our vehicle.

This vehicle is equipped with a hitch, which will be a perfect destination for the second hook. We'll then pull down on the rope, reducing the slack. Since the bow of the kayak is secured with the rope, we can then tighten down the stern. We'll then move back up to the front of the vehicle, where we will tighten it snug.With the kayak all loaded up and secured, that will complete today's test-fit on the Thule Stacker Roof Mount and Multi-Kayak Carrier, Part number TH830 on our 2013 Kia Soul.


Customer Reviews

Thule The Stacker - Rooftop Multi-Kayak Carrier - TH830

Average Customer Rating:  4.9 out of 5 stars   (35 Customer Reviews)

This kayak rack offers the ultimate in carrying performance. With its 4 boat capacity and proven universal mounting system, The Stacker is the most efficient way to carry multiple whitewater kayaks.

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Hauled up 2 Day touring Kayaks over 2000 miles without any issues. 139509



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I purchased this for my son and friend, and told me it works great. It is easy to attach, fold down when not in use, and takes up very little space when storing. It made a great gift, as well as making loading and unloading simple and easy. 485360



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Love this stacker rack! Wanted to get something that can carry 1-6 boats, and it works perfectly! Folds down nicely on the roof to fit in the garage when not in use. Carries up to 4 boats on my Chrysler Town & Country; up to 6 on the bars of my buddy's pop-up camper roof (extra straps are required for more than 2 boats). Durable, as are pretty much all Thule products. Would highly recommend! 251004



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The picture shows the stacker in the down position. Very easy to install and raise to tie the kayaks to the two upright Stackers. After you remove the kayaks, simple to loosen a knob and lay the stackers flat so that you don't hear any wind noise when you are driving. Or you can just remove them until the next time you go kayaking. This allows us to carry two of our plastic river kayaks. If we buy another set of the Stackers, we can carry a total of 4 river kayaks. 223495



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These were easy to install and use. I do recommend this carrier for multiple kayaks transport. 184975


Comments

Do the kayaks sit directly on the Thule cross bars? Do you for see a problem rubbing, since there doesnt appear to be any type of padding between the kayak and the rails?

-- comment by: Sue C - 05/29/2015

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The kayaks sit on the Rhino Rack bars and against the Thule carrier stems and rubbing is not an issue because they should have direct contact anyway. The straps keep them tight to the carrier stems and rack barsno padding needed. This was the best system for us!

-- comment by: Tim B - 05/30/2015

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Great product. Explanation of what we needed before we bought the product was excellent! Have loaded 4 kayaks easily for a couple trips. Very happy we purchased this instead of a trailer. Easy to take on and off and light to use on both vehicles allowing us to carry on kayak trip so we do not leave kayaks while retrieving other vehicle. 216308


Comments

Great. Easy to install and Uninstalled when not using. Have even used for camping supplies.

Sherri M - 08/07/2016

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Looked everywhere to find a kayak rack that would fit on an existing 08 Xterra with a manufacturer storage rack and crossbar support. etrailer site had what I needed. They had a "blog" describing that this would work, with extension bolts (which they also supply). Received the system within 4 days, installed it in about 15 - 20 minutes on the manufacturer rack. Holds up great, first trip we traveled about 250 miles round trip with two kayaks on top (about 80 lbs total), in 20 - 30 mph winds. No problems at all. I am extremely happy with this system. I do use a few rubber cabinet liners cut and placed on the crossbars to help the kayaks from sliding (this is also very helpful). I have read a few reports of the boats coming lose, but have not had any issues. I have enclosed a few pictures to show how they install as well as how boats were secured. 406809



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The Stacker worked perfectly! We needed to haul 2 kayaks, and when we began to suspect that my 2014 CR-V cross rails weren't wide enough for the Thule J-Style carriers I kept looking. Well, The Stacker was the perfect solution. Mounted in the center of the rails, to accommodate two Kayaks. Watching the video provided on etrailer page was very helpful, as we have never tried to use anything like this before. These brackets are so very sturdy, and with kayaks attached, were so stable. The straps provided were sturdy too, and easy to use. Being able to use these two brackets, instead of having to buy two sets of J-style hooks was a huge money saver. Thanks to etrailer.com I was able to figure all of this out, using descriptions, reviews, videos and Q&A's available as I was trying to work out a solution. Thank you etrailer. 137486



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Easy install, sturdy and serves the purpose! Easily transporting 2 50lb kayaks! Folds down when parked, and stows easily in the trunk when not needed! 27089


Comments

Will this work on a 2012 Subaru Impreza Sport 5 door for two 10 foot wilderness Systems Tarpon 100 sit on top kayaks? The kayaks weigh about 52 lbs a piece and I have the factory cross bars that I purchased at my local Subaru dealer. Thanks

-- comment by: Damon - 08/26/2013

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The racks should have no problem attaching to the bars, but, there are some things we should check to ensure this rack will work. 1) Check the crossbar spread, from center of front bar to center of rear bar, on the Subaru. It needs to be 24 inches, minimum. 2) Check the weight capacity of the roof/roof rack. If it is not indicated on the bars, then Subaru will have it listed in the ownersmanual. You have 104 lbs of kayak and about 8 pounds of kayak carrier with this one. Make sure your vehicle will accommodate that weight.

-- Patrick B - 8/28/2013


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These TH830 hold the kayaks side up for less wind resistance. Easy to tie to but I do carry a step ladder to reach center on top of jeep 706785



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Received the rack on time as promised. Unfortunately UPS smashed the box and repacked it. eTrailer responded immediately and sent a replacement. The rack fit my 2011 Santa Fe perfectly and worked as advertised. I highly recommend eTrailer for their products and customer service. 688541



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My wife uses these to carry two small kayaks in the roof of her Subaru. They work great and we very happy with the purchase. She also likes finding her car easier in the parking lots, even with the carriers folded down. 670771



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Good information on site. There are photos of the installation which help a lot. The product is working well to transport two 10’ kayaks on roof rack of 2015 Subaru Outback. 655715



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We love the boat carrier. It can hold 4 kayaks on a Nissan xterra (which is a very narrow vehicle) 646826



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The product came quickly and was in perfect condition. Second time I've ordered something from this company and both times they have been flawless. 619648



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great product well documented installation instructions. Durable and kayaks are secure. Only negative is the roof rack clamp created a leak in driver side window that I have made a few adjustments but a slight leak continues. 554760



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Excellent company to do business with I have bought many items from E trailer always on time and never a problem thank you for the great service 547038



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This company has great with customer service. I’ve bought a few things from them now. They seem like a very hands on company. I bought a thule roof rack and thule kayak stacker from them and the products were best price and as advertised. I will keep doing business with them 524576



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Fits fine. Solid. Never had an issue with it so far. Been installed a couple years now. Mounts attach fine to the roof of a Focus ST. No slip. 520642



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Easy to install and looks great! 518267



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Great product. Fast shipping. Thanks et railer! 503640



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Could not be more pleased with the service or product. This will always be my first stop when shopping for similar items. 473005



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They Work Well, but Depending upon your position of the roof racks you may get wind whistle if you don't have the kayaks up there, otherwise with the kayaks it was great easy to use and mount on my Rhino Rack, wish they had a front wind cover that would mount and prevent wind Whistle. They definitely worked well with 2 kayaks up there, I will be trying with 3 in July. 385478



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Thule never disappoints. 374417



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Shipped quickly, Packaged very well. Installed in about an hour or so. Looks good on my truck. Will use them this weekend to carry 2 kayaks 290057



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Excellent- Easy to install and well bui lt 284965



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Great product. Simple design, easy to install. Loaded 3 kayaks on top of mid size SUV for 3 hour road trip, worked flawlessly. 268859



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Installed on 2015 Subaru Outback...holds 2 kayaks safely and securely. Easy to use once you get the hang of positioning the kayaks where you want them and using the straps. 252605



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Wow. Very fast service. Thank you. Can't wait to install my rack. 217293



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The Stacker was easy to install, works great for two kayaks. 210782



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Easy install. Fit on the Rhino Rack. Hope to try it out this weekend. 193441



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Excellent item arrived as promised. Nice sturdy and compact design looks like it will handle everything that I can throw at it. Looking forward to putting this to good use just like my other Thule products. Etrailer.com is my first go to for a great shopping experience. 172145



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Easy to install and easy to use 153434



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Kayak rack works great with 2 kayaks.. Easy to install. 150813


Comments

Works great, no problems with this product.

Roger C - 09/12/2015

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Exactly as Described 134766


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  • Kayak Carrier for 3 Kayaks and a 2004 Honda Pilot with Factory Roof Rack
  • For your 2004 Honda Pilot with factory roof rack you can use the Thule Stacker, # TH830. It has the ability to hold up to 4 kayaks on their sides. For 3 kayaks you will likely need some additional tie downs, # TH855XT. Be sure to measure the useable width of the crossbars to make sure the 3 kayaks are not too wide. Also consult the vehicle owners manual for the roof rack capacity to be sure the rack has the capacity to handle the weight of the 3 kayaks. I also recommend a tire step,...
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  • How Does the Thule Stacker Hold 4 Kayaks
  • We have just the one kayak for demo purposes but basically with the Thule Stacker # TH830 you would have 2 kayaks on their sides on each side of the uprights. I have included a picture out of the instructions to illustrate this. Additional tie downs will be needed, # 853-5466 and # 753-2030-02.
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