Discount Ramps is happy to offer the Thule line of Kayak Carriers! The three that will be talked about today are the Thule Kayak Carrier The Stacker 830, Thule 835XTR Kayak Carrier Hull-a-Port, and the Thule 835Pro Kayak Hull-a-port. The Stacker is used to transport 1 – 4 kayaks vertically on an existing vehicle roof rack. This is done to optimize all available cargo space. The Stacker vertical kayak carrier features a quick on and off hardware system for fast installation and removal, and folds down nicely when it’s not used. The Thule 835XTR, features a J-shape design for quick single-person operation to strap and stow a kayak on an existing roof rack. The J-shape design allows your kayak to be transported vertically on your roof rack and still leaves room for your buddy’s kayak, a bicycle carrier, or another Thule rooftop accessory. The third Kayak Carrier by Thule we are going to offer is the 835Pro Kayak Rack Hull-a-port Pro. This kayak rack mounts to your existing roof rack cross bar system to stow a single kayak. The space optimization is much like is XTR cousin in that it allows for a second toy to be mounted with this Kayak Carrier.
The Discount Ramps model number for the Thule Kayak Carrier The Stacker 830 is 830. This kayak rack offers the ultimate in carrying performance. Whether you are going to the river down the road or on a thousand mile drive, this vertical kayak carrier is capable of optimizing your vehicle’s roof rack space. The Stacker 830 can carry up to four kayaks stacked on their side; with versatility like this, tying down boats is easier than ever. Thule designed this kayak carrier to be the most efficient way to carry multiple kayaks on any vehicle that HAS cross bars. The steel, non-scratch load bars have a quick, one or two person on-and-off hardware setup that can be folded down when not in use. The Stacker could carry one or two kayaks along with an existing bicycle roof rack or another toy rack if desired. This makes the Stacker one of the most versatile racks on the planet. The kayak size is limited to a maximum of 75 pounds each and can be no wider than 36 inches with an 11 inch hull depth. With a four boat capacity and a universal mounting system, taking your kayaks everywhere is a simple task. An upper bridge design makes tying them down a breeze. A 24 inch bar spread is required to properly mount this kit. The Thule Stacker fits standard Thule crossbar systems, as well as many other after market cross bar systems and all factory luggage racks. The Stacker kit comes with two stacker kayak carrier brackets, two ratcheting tie down straps, two regular straps, two buckle protectors, all the necessary mounting hardware, and an instruction guide. This gives you everything need for a very simple and safe installation. The Stacker looks good when you’re driving down the road, and when installed gives your vehicle a nice clean factory look when it’s not in use. The Stacker roof mounted kayak system comes with Thule’s limited life-time warranty. If you would like to learn more about the Stacker 830 or would like to place an order, please visit our Thule Stacker Kayak Rack website. If kayak is longer than 10 feet, use part number TH835PRO.
The Discount Ramps model number for the Thule 835PRO Kayak Rack Hull-a-Port Pro is 835PRO. This is Thule’s most popular carrier for transporting a kayak on the rooftop of your car. The 835PRO now includes the convenience of being able to fold down when not in use. The J-style kayak carrier creates more room on the load bar to transport more toys at the same time. The Thule Hull-a-Port Pro roof mounted kayak rack offer the best clearance of any J-style carrier in the game. Thule is all about improving its products; the J-style carrier now has a convenient fold down feature. The Pull Fold Done lever rapidly folds to allow more overhead clearance when you are not traveling with a kayak. The J profile also makes it easy to load and unload your kayak and create more room to transport other important gear. Fast on and off hardware ensures fast installation and removal. The Hull-a-Port Pro kayak rack fits Thule standard, Rapid Aero, Xporter bars, Yakima, and almost all factory crossbars and luggage racks. The steel framework with adjustable pads is designed to protect your kayaks, and the AllSurface rust resistant coating extends the product life. The J-styled 835PRO is designed for Kayaks up to 75 pounds and 36 inches wide with a maximum hull depth of 11 inches. Included with the 835PRO Kayak carrier is all the necessary hardware, two ratchet bow and stern tie downs, and two straps and buckle protectors. The extra wide J shape design makes it easy for a single person to operate this system. This kayak roof mounted rack requires vehicle roof rack crossbars to work properly and comes with Thule’s limited lifetime warranty. If you would like to know more about the Thule 835PRO Hull-a-port PRO vertical kayak carrier or would like to place an order, please visit our 835PRO Hull-a-port PRO website.
The Discount Ramps model number for the Thule 835XTR Kayak Carrier Hull-a-Port is 835XTR.
The 835XTR was redesigned for an improved value, while maintaining great performance. This rooftop-mounted kayak carrier maximizes load bar space, allowing you to carry your other toys on top of your vehicle while carrying a single kayak. This kayak carrier allows a single person to tie-down and transport a kayak on an existing vehicle roof rack crossbar system. An extra wide J-shaped design provides plenty of flexibility when loading and unloading. The 835XTR Hullaport carrier offers great kayak protection with adjustable foam padding, and you can transfer the system from vehicle to vehicle with the versatile and universal mounting system. This J-style rooftop kayak carrier is a redesign of Thule’s most popular carrier. This proven design securely transports a kayak or other personal water craft while maximizing the load bar space for other gear and accessories. The durable and safe silver painted steel tube construction keeps your Kayak safe and secured atop your car, and the included ratcheting bow and stern tie-downs and load straps with buckle protectors make sure your kayaks stay on top of your vehicle when you’re in motion. The 835XTR hold one kayak and will fit Thule standard, as well as most aftermarket, cross bars and factory cross bars. The quick on/off hardware and steel J-shaped carriers feature a rust resistant coating designed to extend the life of your kayak carrier. Included in this kit is all the necessary straps and hardware need to transport a single kayak. This rooftop kayak carrier is designed for kayaks up to 75 pounds and 36 inches wide with a maximum hull depth of 11 inches. This item requires vehicle roof rack cross bars to work properly and comes with Thule’s limited lifetime warranty. If you would like to learn more about the Thule 835XTR Hull-a-port Kayak rack or would like to place an order, please visit our 835xtr website.
Discount Ramps offers a wide variety of vehicle crossbars. If you plan on using any one of our Kayak or bike roof mounted racks you would need to add cargo bars to the roof of your vehicle. These cargo bars allow you to hold extra cargo or use other roof mounted carriers. Discount Ramps has many different roof racks available from clamp on to inflatable. Visit our Cross Bars website to find the cross bars that are right for you. Discount Ramps also offers the Portable Wheel Step for those of you who have trouble getting in to your rooftop cargo rack. This step attaches to your vehicle’s tire, up to 22 inches in diameter, and will hold a person up to 220 pounds safely. If you are interested in this item please check out our RAGE Power-sports portable wheel step’s website.