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Padded Upright Bars

Kayak Transport Uprights

 

Padded supports for transporting kayaks on their side.

40cm: £36.00

50cm: £40.00

Padded Upright Bars

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Padded Upright Bars

To solve the issue of carrying more than one kayak on a roof-rack system, one solution is to add a pair of uprights to the existing roofbars. They can be easily removed or fitted using a 17mm spanner or socket (not supplied). They have welded eyelets on the top to thread cam straps through, and are padded to offer protection to the kayaks hull.
                                                                   
With boats loaded on their side using these uprights, it can provide enough space across the roofbars for up to 4 small kayaks, or a kayak and slim roofbox or bike carrier. One important consideration is that these uprights will raise the overall vehicle height by up to half a metre when fitted. (low car park barriers and garages can prove problematic!).

 

Please note- always check the recommended weight limit for the vehicles roof and existing roof-rack system before transporting multiple kayaks, canoes, bikes and roof boxes.

Key Features

  • Choice of Length: 40cm or 50cm depending on boat width.
  • Will fit standard Thule Square bars and other roof-bar manufacturers that use square profile bars.
  • Not designed to fit Thule Wing or curved profile bars.
  • Powder Coated finish to resist corrosion.
  • Supplied as a pair, including fittings.

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Price £11.95

CSG Roof Rack Straps 5M

CSG Roof Rack Straps 5M

5 metre length roof rack straps. Ideal for securing all kinds of loads to a roof rack, these heavy-duty straps have spring loaded buckles which are less likely to deform kayak hulls than ratchet style straps. Width 25mm. Long enough to fit most Sit On Top kayaks and Canadian canoes.

Price £11.95

Delivery Information

Delivery of Clothing, Equipment, Accessories, Paddles & Inflatable Boats/Boards:

We offer a delivery service throughout the UK & Northern Ireland. Most deliveries arrive within 1-3 working days, although some deliveries may take longer.


Delivery of Kayaks & Canoes:

We offer a delivery service on most kayaks & canoes covering most of the UK & Northern Ireland - Some products and areas are excluded. We provide a bespoke delivery service for canoes and kayaks to improve the level of service and minimise the risk of damage.


Most Kayak & Canoe deliveries arrive within 1-2 weeks (not guaranteed) from confirming your order. The majority of Canoe & Kayak deliveries will be quicker than this but some may take longer.


For further information, please read our Delivery Information page.


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For further help and information about the Padded Upright Bars, please call us on 01925 818437