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Stallion Roof Basket Review - 2017 Ford F-150

Today on our 2017 Ford F-150, we're going to be test fitting the Aluminum Roof-Mounted Cargo Basket, part number 288-09200. This measures 50 inches long by 39 inches wide by seven inches deep, and has a carrying capacity of 150 pounds. It clamps very easily to the roof of your vehicle. It's one of of the lightest roof-mounted cargo baskets that we carry, and is also the most economical. We'll go ahead and show you how the last clamp goes on in the back. First see we have our plastic spacer here, which is going to fit in between our bars there. Next we'll take our metal bracket, sits on the top.



Curt Roof Basket Review - 2017 Ford F-150

Today, on our 2017 Ford F-150, we're going to be test fitting a Curt Roof-Mounted Cargo Basket, part number C18115. This is going to be 41-1/2 inches long by 37 inches wide by 4 inches deep. It's going to have a carrying capacity of 150 pounds, although you always want to double-check with your vehicle's manual to make sure it can withstand that weight. This can carry anything from sporting goods equipment to luggage, whatever you need to put up here to free up space inside your vehicle and the bed of your truck. Let's go ahead and show you how it installs. It's a very easy clamp-on style with U-bolts clamping it around your existing roof rack and then tightening down with these turn knobs up at the top. We'll show you in the last one in the rear.



Yakima LongArm Bed Extender Review - 2016 Ford F-150

Today on our 2016 Ford 150 supercab, we're gonna be doing a test it on the Yakima LongArm truck bed load extender, part number Y01149. The Yakima LongArm is gonna allow us to carry extended loads on our F150. It's gonna be perfect for those long ladders, lumber, kayaks, paddle boards, really anything that extends beyond our truck bed. From our bumper, we've added about 51" and from our tailgate, we've added about 32." It also has a weight capacity of 300 pounds. Here at the very back, we have a crossbar length of 60", and our ground clearance is about 36".I've gone ahead and taken off the ladder, so we can take a closer look. Now, here on the ends of the crossbar, it features multiple tie down points, you do have to provide your own straps.



MaxxTow Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2016 Ford F-150

Today on our 2016 Ford F150 Super Cab, we're gonna be doing a test fit of the maxxtow aluminum cargo carrier with ramp. It's going to be for 2" x 2" hitches. It's part number's MT70100. So I've already got it loaded up just to give you a good idea of what it's going to look like. It's outside dimensions are 50" long by 29-1/2" wide. It's inside dimensions are 47" long by 27-3/4" wide. It's 7-3/4" deep here on the inside.



Darby Extend-A-Truck Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2016 Ford F-150

Today on our 2016 Ford F150 we're test-fitting the Darby Extend-A-Truck. This is a hitch mounted truck bed extender with a weight capacity of 350lbs. The part number on it is DTA944. Now this truck bed extender is designed to do just that, extend the bed of our truck to help support those longer loads. As you can see, we've just thrown a piece of pipe in the back here to give you an idea of what you could use it for. We're going to have a nice wide beam that's going to go across the back side. This is going allow us to put our gear on there.



Stromberg Carlson Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2016 Ford F-150

Today on our 2016 Ford F-150, we're test fitting the Stromberg Carlson cargo carrier. This cargo carrier is going to be 23x60. It will carry up to 500 pounds, and it's designed for use with 2-inch hitches. Part number on it is CC-100. I like the floor in this particular carrier. It's the expanded steel so you get lots of good areas for support but the openings are nice and large leaving rocks and chunks of mud and stuff like that will have the opportunity to fall down and out.



MaxxTow Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2016 Ford F-150

Today on our 2016 Ford F150, we've got to test fit one on the Maxxtow 21 by 48 aluminum cargo carrier. This carrier is designed for use in 2 inch hitches and it will carry up to 500 pounds. The part number on it is MT70422. Now the first thing that you're going to notice about the carrier is how lightweight it is, really easy to get it into your hitch, if weight is an issue this should be a really good choice for you. Also it's going to have an aluminum sledded floor. It's going to give us great support for larger items.



Curt Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2016 Ford F-150

Today on our 2016 Ford F150, we're test fitting the Curt 20 by 60 folding cargo carrier and this cargo carrier is designed for use with 2 inch hitches and it will carry 500 pounds. Part number on it is C18151. Now this carrier is going to offer you called kind of a medium size expanded steel floor. We've got room for dirt and debris and stuff to fall through but it's also going to give a lot of good support for even smaller items. It's like we've got a raised rail of about 5 1/2 inches, that's going to go all the way around the outside of the carrier. Give us good area or side to side support front to back support for our gear.



Curt Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2016 Ford F-150

Today on our 2016 Ford F-150, we're doing a test fit on the Curt 20x60 cargo carrier. This cargo carrier is designed for use in 2-inch hitches and it will carry 500 pounds. The part number on it is C18150. The Curt carrier is going to have kind of a medium-sized expanded steel. It's going to give good support for our gear, but also allow dirt, debris, moisture, and stuff like that to fall down and out. The raised rail all the way around the outside, it's about 5-1/2 inches high, gives us good support for our gear, and also offers us some really nice connection points going around the outside. That way, we can get it all secure once it's loaded up. Here in the very back, we're going to have about 21-1/4 inches worth of ground clearance.



Stromberg Carlson Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2015 Ford F-150

Today on our 2015 Ford F-150 we're doing a test fit of the Strongberg Carlson Cargo Carrier. That part number is CC-100. It's already on our vehicle. It's 23 by 60, that's 23 by 60, and this can hold up to 500 pounds. See it has the open floor so it won't leave any debris or dirt inside. So just go ahead and take a few measurements here to show you a few other things. Our ground clearance, go to right there, I'm looking at 17 inches.



MaxxTow Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2015 Ford F-150

Today on our 2015 F-150, we're doing a test fit of the Maxxtow Cargo Carrier. That part number is MT70422. We already have it on our vehicle. The dimensions are 48 by 21 and this could hold up to 500-lbs. You see it is made out of aluminum. Let's go ahead and take a few measurements here, just to show you.



Lets Go Aero Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2015 Ford F-150

Today on our 2015 Ford F150 we're doing a test fit of the Let's Go Aero GearCage Cargo Carrier. That part number is HCR222. Now we already have it on our vehicle. I'll show you a few things of it. It's a nice sturdy solid steel. You see that it has a black powder coat so it doesn't rust or have any corrosion and it can hold up to 300lbs. I'm going to take a couple of measurements here.



Detail K2 20x60 Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2015 Ford F-150

Today on our 2015 Ford F-150, we're doing a test fit of the Detail K2 Cargo Carrier. That part number is, K2HCC602. Now, we already have it on our vehicle. Show you a few things about it. The dimensions are 20 by 60. It can hold up to 500 pounds.



Curt Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2015 Ford F-150

Today on our 2015 Ford 4-150, we're doing a test-fit of the Curt Cargo Carrier. Part number is C18150. We already have it on our vehicle. Let's show you a few things. The cargo carrier is 20"x 60". It's made out of a solid steel, really sturdy. It can hold up to 500 pounds.



Darby Extend A Truck Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2015 Ford F-150

Today on our 2015 Ford F-150, we're going to test fit of the Darby Extend A Truck, hitch mounted load extender. That part number is DTA944. Now we've already got it in our first position. We're going to take a few measurements, show you some features and then we'll show you the second position that we have. Here on our truck, we're going to take a few measurements first. Overall, we're adding about 8 and a quarter inches to the truck this way. Our ground clearance is about 18 inches and our closest point is going to be about 6 and half inches there.



Curt Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2015 Ford F-150

Today on our 2015 Ford F-150, we're doing a test fit of the Curt folding 20x60 cargo carrier. The part number is C18151. It has a weight capacity of 500 pounds and is designed to work with 2 inch hitches. We've already got it on our truck so we're first going to take a few measurements. First one is going to be our ground clearance back here. We've got about 18 1/4 inches.



Curt 24x60 Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2015 Ford F-150

Today on our 2015 Ford F-150, we're doing a test fit of the Curt folding 24x60 cargo carrier. That part number is C18153. It has a weight capacity of 500 pounds and is designed to work with 2" hitches. We've already got it on our truck. We're going to first go over some measurements. Our first measurement is going to be our ground clearance. We've got about 20 1/2" back here.



Carpod Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2015 Ford F-150

Today on our 2015 Ford F150 we're doing a test fit of the carpod walled cargo carrier. It's 23 by 47 and has a weight capacity of 450 pounds, and is designed to work with 2 inch hitches. Now, we've already got it loaded up onto our truck. We're first going to take a few measurements here. Our ground clearance back here in the back is going to be about 23 and 1/2 inches. That's because we've got that nice raised shank in the back which lifts up the cargo carrier even higher than your hitch.



Darby Extend A Truck Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2014 Ford F-150

Today on our 2014 Ford F-150, we're going to do a test fit of the Darby Extend-a-truck Hitch-mounted load extender, part number is DTA944. We already have it on our vehicle. I'd like to just show you a few features of it. In this position, see this is level, pretty much with the cab of your truck. It also has the tie-downs, so if you wanted to tie anything down. Let's say if you needed to put any PCV pipes, ladders, lumber, or even a Kayak or a canoe, you could actually set it on top, tie down to here, and it would be better for you if you have any roof rack on there, also.



MaxxTow Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2014 Ford F-150

Today on our 2014 Ford F150 we've got out the MaxxTow 21 by 48 aluminum cargo carrier. Now this carrier is going to have a capacity of 500 pounds. They've designed it for use with 2" hitches. The part number on it is MT70422. This is a very nice lightweight carrier. Really easy to get in the car, easy to get installed.



Stromberg Carlson Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2014 Ford F-150

Today on our 2014 Ford F150 we've got out the Stromberg Carlson 23 by 48 cargo carrier. This carrier has got a capacity of 500 pounds and it's been designed for use in 2" hitches. Part number on it is CC-100. Now this is going to have some of the larger expanded steel that you'll see, so even larger items, rocks, dirt, debris, should be able to fall right down through there without it building up on top of the carrier. Got a nice raised edge that goes all the way around the outside. It's going to be about 2-3/4" off of our platform.



Curt Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2014 Ford F-150

Today on our 2014 Ford F-150, we got out the Curt 20 x 60 folding cargo carrier. We're going to fit it up to the vehicle, see what kind of measurements, what kind of distances and things like that that we've got. This carrier offers a 500-pound capacity. It's been designed for use in 2-inch hitches. Part number on it is C18151. This is going to have a medium-sized expanded steel floor to it.



Curt Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2014 Ford F-150

Today on our 2014 Ford F150 we've got the CURT 20 by 60 cargo carrier out and we're doing a test fit on it. Now this carrier has a capacity of 500 pounds. It's been designed for use in 2" hitches. The part number on it is C18150. Carrier's going to offer a medium-size expanded steel floor here. Plenty of room for dirt, debris, and moisture to fall down and out rather than building up on top of our carrier.



Detail K2 20x60 Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2014 Ford F-150

Today on our 2014 Ford F150 we're test fitting the Detail K2 20 by 60 folding carrier. Now they've designed this to use with 2" hitches. It's going to offer a 500 pound weight capacity. Part number on it is K2HCC602. Now we've loaded this down with a hundred pounds to give you an idea how it's going to move and shake as you're going down the road. Going to have a little bit of noise out of it and a little bit of movement.



Lets Go Aero Hitch Cargo Carrier Review - 2014 Ford F-150

Today on our 2014 Ford F150 we're doing a test fit on the Let's Go Aero GearCage. This is a 32 by 48 hitch-mounted cargo carrier. It's been designed for use in 2" hitches and it's going to offer a 300 pound capacity. Part number on it is HCR222. Now we've got 150 pounds loaded on it now. As you can see, this is a nice stable rack.





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