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  • Kayak Carrier That Works With TracRac Ladder Rack
  • There is a solution which is going to help save your kayaks from any further damage. To mount them on your TracRac TA27000-01 I recommend using the Malone Foam Kayak Block # MPG159. These are going to fit directly over the four-inch bars on your Trac-Rac, and you would need two of them per kayak. For tie-downs you would want to use the Malone Bow and Stern Tie-Down Kit # MPG306. I've added links to review videos on both of these products for you.
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  • Roof Rack for 2018 Nissan Rogue With Raised Roof Rails
  • We can help you with an aftermarket roof rack that can be fitted to your 2018 Nissan Rogue that has raised roof rails. All compatible rack systems for your Rogue are shown on the page I linked for you but I can offer some specific recommendations too. Among the most popular options is the Thule AeroBlade Edge roof rack # TH7502B-TH7502B. The reason this rack is so popular is that is offers an appearance much like a very expensive OEM roof rack from the dealerships, but at a fraction...
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  • Recommended Dual Hitch Receiver Adapter for RV Bike Carrier and Tow Bar for Towing Small Car
  • To attach a hitch mounted bike rack while flat towing a vehicle behind your motorhome, you will need a dual hitch receiver like the Malone 2" Dual Purpose Hitch Receiver # MPG544. This will allow the top raised portion of the adapter to accept an RV compatible bike rack and the lower portion will accept your tow bar. This adapter will reduce your hitch receiver's tongue weight capacity by 50% but that won't be an issue with what you are looking to do as long as you are flat towing instead...
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  • Differences between Malone MegaWing and SeaWing Kayak Carriers
  • The Malone MegaWing, part # MPG207 and the SeaWing, part # MPG107MD are extremely similar and come in Malone's distinctive red styling, but have different applications. Its not the wrong picture, just not a great one to notice the differences. I contacted Malone directly for more information. They are made with the same mold but different plastics. The MegaWing has roughly double the weight capacity of the SeaWing, coming in with 150lbs of capacity and designed for use in larger applications,...
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  • Recommended Crossbars for Standard 5x8 Utility Trailer to Carry 2 Kayaks
  • The Malone Crossbar Conversion Kit for Standard Utility Trailer # MPG475 may work well on your utility trailer, but it is designed to attach to the frame and not the side rails, so you'd need to install through the floor mesh on your Tractor Supply 5x8 foot utility trailer. To have a crossbar system that attaches to the raised side frame, I recommend the Malone TopTier Load Bar Kit for Utility Trailers - 250 lbs # MPG493 which is high as you mentioned but can have the supports cut...
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  • Roof Rack Recommendation for 2018 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk with Raised Roof Rails
  • Yes, as long as your 2018 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk has raised rails that run front to back the Malone roof rack part number # MPG215 is a confirmed fit and will work well. I attached a review video for this roof rack that shows it installed on a similar Jeep Cherokee as yours as well.
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  • Malone DownLoader Kayak Carrier Compatibility With Factory Crossbars On 2017 Subaru Outback
  • The Malone DownLoader Kayak Carrier with Tie Downs - J-Style - Folding - Clamp On # MPG114MD can be directly mounted to the factory crossbars of your 2017 Subaru Outback. They are designed to work safely with that application. This kayak carrier is compatible with round, square, oval, aero, and elliptical crossbars like those on your factory roof rack.
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  • Solution for Wind Noise with the Malone Roof Rack part # MPG201
  • Roof racks can add some wind noise. Luckily there is a solution for that. If you install a wind fairing you'll direct the air over the bars and the noise will go away. For a fairing to use with the Malone roof rack part # MPG201 the part # Y05017 would be what you need. You can also try moving the bars further back on your rack to see if that helps too.
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  • 2017 Subaru Outback Wagon Kayak Racks for Factory Roof Rack Systems
  • For the 2017 Subaru Outback Wagon, I recommend the Malone DownLoader, part # MPG114MD. This is a flexible, J-Style rack that installs quickly onto your crossbars, and folds flat for when you don't have time to pull it off immediately. The carrier also includes small load-assist ramps on both J's of the carrier, helping support at least a little weight of the kayak as you get it onto the roof of your vehicle. Additionally, the DownLoader can support kayaks up to 36 inches wide, so you...
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  • Can 2 Malone Downloader Kayak Carriers be Used on a 2015 Toyota Highlander with Factory Roof Rack
  • I am confident you would be able to use 2 of the Malone DownLoader kayak carrier # MPG114MD on your 2015 Toyota Highlander. A lot does depend on just how wide the kayaks are but ultimately I do not foresee a problem. You would need just one of the Telos load assist # MPG351XL since it does not permanently install on the carriers.
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  • Difference Between Malone SeaWing and MegaWing
  • So the big difference between the Malone MegaWing part # MPG207 and the SeaWing # MPG107MD is the weight capacity of either. The MegaWing is rated for up to 150 lbs and the SeaWing 75 lbs. You'd be fine with either as your Pelican Catch 100 has a weight of 65 lbs. Since the price is very similar going with the higher rated MegaWing seems to be the best value though.
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  • Availability of the Regular Malone Load Assist for J-Style Kayak Carriers
  • The Malone TelosXL Load Assist Module # MPG351XL actually replaced the regular Malone Load Assist (part MPG351) which is now discontinued. Since this is the case you will want to use the TelosXL.
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  • How to Easily Load Two Kayaks on a 2012 Honda Odyssey
  • In order to carry two kayaks on your 2012 Honda Odyssey, I recommend using the Malone AirFlow2 Roof Rack part # MPG216 with the Malone DownLoader Kayak Carrier part # MPG114MD and the Malone TelosXL Load Assist Module part # MPG351XL. The AirFlow2 will allow you to mount both kayaks using the carrier with the load assist in addition to most cargo boxes from Yakima, Thule, Rhino Rack etc. The load assist bars are angled and have height adjustments so you do not need to worry about any...
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  • What is the Best Rack to Transport 4 Womens Bikes on a 2015 Volkswagen Touareg?
  • The Malone Pilot 4 Bike Rack, part # MPG-2112-2115, is an extremely versatile platform mount that will work well with the women's bikes. The adjustable frame lock has 90 degrees of range, being able to adapt to a number of frame types and positions. Frame locks on most platforms actually attach to the front wheel or front of the frame, avoiding the need for an adapter bar. I recommend putting the frame lock against the downshaft of the bike to avoid damaging the frame. I also recommend...
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  • What Crossbar Pads Will Work With the TracRac Ladder Rack Crossbars
  • I do have a crossbar pad that will work with the the TracRack crossbars but the Malone SUP 30 Rack Pad Kit with Tie-Downs part # MPG312 will not as the crossbars themselves are wider than the actual pad. For a set of crossbar pads that will work with the TracRack crossbars I recommend using the Thule Surf Pad part # TH804. You will also want to use the Thule Express Surf Strap part # TH531 to secure the cargo onto the pads.
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  • How To Haul Two 10' Kayaks In The Bed Of A Truck
  • In order to haul two kayaks in your 2016 Toyota Tacoma without placing them on the roof of your vehicle, you will need to use a load extender such as the Malone Axis Truck Bed and Roof Load Extender part # MPG907 if the bed of your truck is empty. The extender can be positioned for both vertical and horizontal load extensions. In your case, you will want to place the kayaks flat in the bed. This will not interfere with your tri-fold tonneau cover and will safely allow you to haul the...
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  • Recommended Roof Rack for 2015 Subaru Outback Compatible with Malone Kayak Carrier
  • If you have the flush mounted rails that run front to back on your 2015 Subaru Outback, then I recommend the following roof rack: Yakima CoreBar Crossbars - 50" Long # Y00421 SkyLine Towers # Y00148 Landing Pad 15 # Y00241 Lock Cores # Y07204 If you have the raised side rails, then I recommend the Rhino-Rack Vortex StealthBar Roof Rack # JA7975. Both of these options are rated for up to 165 lbs and will work well with the Malone SeaWing Kayak Carrier with Tie-Downs # MPG107MD....
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  • Malone DownLoader Kayak Carrier Compatibility With Factory Crossbars On 2016 Jeep Cherokee
  • Can you send me a picture of your Jeep's factory crossbars? Or if you can send the picture with the DownLoader on the bars showing how it doesn't fit. We haven't had the chance to install the carrier on a Cherokee yet so I'm not sure how well it fits on the factory bars.
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  • Comparing the Malone RunWay and Swagman XC Bike Racks
  • To keep the bikes from making contact with each other as well as the back of the vehicle I recommend only looking at platform style bike racks such as # MPG2149 and the Swagman XC # S64650. With the hanging style racks you referenced the bikes will likely make contact with each other though it is unlikely they would make contact with the vehicle. All bike racks will have some movement when installed. Both the RunWay and XC have an anti-rattle hitch bolt to limit the movement but keep...
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  • Does Malone Roof Rack MPG215 Fit 2014 Toyota Sienna
  • Yes, the Malone roof rack part number # MPG215 that you referenced is a confirmed fit for your 2014 Toyota Sienna.
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  • Replacement 4.80-12 Sized Tires for Malone MircroSport Trailer
  • We actually carry the spare tire that fits the Malone MicroSport Trailer # MPG460G. The spare is # MPG465 and does have a 5 on 4-1/2 bolt pattern. With that being said it would be more cost effective for you to purchase two 4.80-12 trailer tires, like # TTWSF48012C, and have them mounted to the existing rims. If you need valve stems, # AM20904 will handle the 80 psi needed for these tires. I recommend these Taskmasters because they have an 81 mph speed rating, which is higher than...
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  • Malone Roof Rack Recommendation to Carry 2 Kayaks on a 2015 Toyota Sienna w/Factory Rails
  • While a 50 inch long set of bars may seem long enough it is possible that they won't be long enough for the 2 kayaks on your 2015 Toyota Sienna. So to err on the side of caution I do recommend going with longer bars. In this case that would be roof rack # MPG216. That extra 8 inches could be the difference between fitting two kayaks on the Downloaders, # MPG114MD, and the kayaks rubbing against each other.
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  • Can the Malone AirFlow2 with 58 Inch Long Crossbars Be Used on a 2016 Toyota 4Runner
  • I called my contact at Malone and they informed me that the Malone AirFlow2 Roof Rack part # MPG216 which has 58" long crossbars would also work for you on your 2016 Toyota 4Runner.
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  • Best Ways to Add a 2 Kayak Carrier to a 2017 Ford Escape Roof
  • Primarily, this depends on how you plan to carry the weight of the kayaks. The 2014 Ford Escape is rated for a maximum recommended load of 100lbs on the vehicle if it does not have a moon roof, and 40lbs if it does. This puts quite a cap on the amount of weight that the vehicle can carry, as this limit includes any carrier and crossbar solution that you are planning on using, plus the weight of the kayaks. A simple solution you can use is the SportRack Kayak Carrier, part # SR5531....
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  • Kayak Carrier to Fit Rola GTX Roof Rack on 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • The Rola GTX roof rack part number # 59967 is a fit for your 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee and would work well to carry a Malone Kayak carrier part # MPG116MD that you are also interested in. These two would fit and work well together.
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  • Pilot Hole Diameter of the Malone Soft Terrain Wheels part # MPG516
  • I spoke with my contact at Malone and she told me that the pilot diameter for the Replacement Balloon Beach Wheels # MPG516 that you referenced is 20.5 mm. The pilot diameter of the Replacement Soft Terrain Wheels # MPG513 then have a pilot diameter of 22.5 mm.
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  • Internal Dimensions of Malone Katahdin Roof Carrier # MPG311
  • According to my tech contact at Malone, the Katahdin Roof Cargo Basket # MPG311 with external dimensions of 61 x 38 x 10" has usable internal cargo space of approximately 51 x 31 x 8 inches.
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  • Roof Canoe Carrier System for Use with Hitch Load Support on 2018 Hyundai Ioniq
  • All roof racks currently made for your 2018 Hyundai Ioniq, shown on the linked page, consist of two crossbars and the related foot assemblies. But since you have a hitch support like the Malone Axis # MPG907 to hold one end of your canoe I do have a good solution for you that will cost much less. We offer canoe carriers that do not require any roof rack crossbar. These cost-effective carriers include items like the Malone Canoe Carrier with Tie-Downs # MPG156. This kit includes 4...
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  • 3-Bike Spare Tire Carrier Recommendation for 2011 Toyota RAV4
  • We do have one 3-bike rack that is confirmed as a fit for the rear spare of your 2011 Toyota RAV4. For that you'd want the Malone RunWay 3 Bike Rack part # MPG2148 which will fit and work well. If you plan on carrying any womens or alternative framed bikes without horizontal top tubes you may also be interested in purchasing a Kuat Bike Frame Adapter Bar # UB01 to provide a horizontal top tube on your bikes to provide an attachment point. I attached a review video for this product also....
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  • Recommended Kayak Paddle Holder and Gear Storage for Kayak Trailer with Roof Rack Style Crossbars
  • I reached out to my contact at Malone and they said adding something like that would not be something they can comment on. They can only approve their own accessories, so adding something custom like that can void your warranty. The tongue us 2x3 inches so your load support would not be very strong. My recommendation is to use the Storage Trunk for Malone MicroSport and XtraLight Trailers - Hard Shell - 3.7 cu ft # MPG481 for your storage needs and then use a paddle carrier like...
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