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3rd gen roof rack ?s

Discussion in 'Stock 2002 - 2005 Explorers' started by Nickp_, June 26, 2016.

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  1. Nickp_

    Nickp_ Member

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    Anybody have a kayak transportation roof rack set up? I'd like to know what size and brand cross bars to look into. (3rd gen)
     
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  3. drdoom

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    I just put mine on directly to the crossbars. I have not tried to put two boats on though.
     
  4. Nickp_

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    And they support alright? Do you use the j-bars?and how heavy are your kayaks? Thanks
     
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    Nick my boat is 40 pounds and I invert it directly onto the factory crossbars, I do not yet have the special kayak bars, sorry.
     
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    The Explorer cross bar system can support up to 100lbs.
     






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