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Thule Hull-a-Port Pro

    Thule Hull-a-Port Pro

    The Thule Hull-A-Port Pro features a time-tested design and now includes a folding cradle arm for improved overhead clearance for parking garages. See details

    • $199.95

    Item # 767998

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    The Thule Hull-A-Port Pro features a time-tested design and now includes a folding cradle arm for improved overhead clearance for parking garages.

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    The Thule Hull-A-Port Pro features a time-tested design and now includes a folding cradle arm for improved overhead clearance for parking garages.

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    The Thule Hull-A-Port Pro features a time-tested design and now includes a folding cradle arm for improved overhead clearance for parking garages.

    • P.F.D. Lever™ (Pull Fold Done) collapses the carrier quickly and efficiently when not in use
    • Angled design allows more room for other boats or other carriers
    • Custom mounting hardware fits square, round and most factory-installed racks
    • Padded to gently cradle your boat
    • IncludesQuickDraw ratcheting bow/stern tie-down straps and two 15 ft. straps for securing boat; carries one kayak

    Thule Racks

    Please note: Thule products cannot be shipped to Canadian addresses.

    Made in USA.

    Item 767998

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    Thule Hull-a-Port Pro Specs
    Best use
    13 pounds

    Thule Hull-a-Port Pro

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    Thule Hull-a-Port Pro is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 10.
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Easy to use, easy to store I bought this rack for use with my factory crossbars on a 2012 Rav4. The clamps included are perfect for the shape of my current crossbars, and create an exceptionally stable system. I love that these fold flat when not in use-- I actually take them off, fold them up and keep them in my trunk when not in use. It takes me about 10 minutes to put them back on when I'm ready to take the boat out. The only downside might be that they are a little shallow for my particular boat (10' rec kayak at 29" wide and 11" deep), but I've never seen deeper upright racks either. With some wiggling and settling, I still achieve a stable mount though, it just takes some extra attention before I start driving.
    Date published: 2014-03-26
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very sturdy We love it because it will fit the factory roof racks on both our Dodge Grand Caravan and Ford Escape without any additional mounting accessories. Anyone who has looked at racks knows how confusing and expensive it can get when considering multiple vehicles. Stability was also very important as well given our previous experience with a Yakima Bowdown. While traveling at 70 mph on I-75 with consistent heavy crosswinds near Saginaw, MI, the Bowdown's universal mounting bracket hinge broke apart. If not for the stern and bow lines, who knows where our 12 ft Pungo would have ended up. No matter how good you think your rack is, spend the extra time and secure your boats with stern and bow lines. After multiple trips to our Northern Michigan Cottage with those same consistent and nasty crosswinds, the Thule is working excellent.
    Date published: 2014-03-30
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Carrier Easy to Use I use this product to carrier a kayak on an Outback. With the higer roof of an SUV the straps are easy to attach and easy to locate to tie down the kayak
    Date published: 2014-04-05
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from This system rock's!! I recently bought this system for a friend of mine who enjoy's her kayak, but did not have a very reliable hold down system...bungy cord' I styled her out with this rack mount system that she really like's due to it's ease of installation and ease of use! She also dig's the fact that it hold's her kayak with no worry's whatsoever once it is set in place! I recommend this system to anyone who need's a reliable and sturdy kayak rack mount! IT ROCK"S!!!
    Date published: 2014-04-05
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Does what it claims Bought two Hull-a-Port Pros for my GMC Terrain. Very easy to install with clear instructions. Took 2 10' kayaks to FL (6 hour drive each way) and never had a concern with stability travelling at 70+ mph. Only difficulty is loading but that is strictly due to my height, or lack thereof. Would recommend to friends.
    Date published: 2014-04-10
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing product Bought 2 to transport two new Tarpon 140's on my MB wagon. MB doesn't have bumper mounted tow hooks so was concerned about securing bow/stern of boats. Ended up securing bow/stern to factory roof rack but added a belt-and-suspenders tether around boats and roof rack in the middle -- the latter was like "Contact" -- it made all kinds of rattling and vibrations. I removed the extra strap after a few blocks and the rack performed like a champ! 100+ miles, half at freeway speeds and the other with switchbacks. The boats arrived at destination without issue and there was zero noise. Lost about 4 MPG but super impressed!
    Date published: 2014-03-21
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good carrier Easy to use. Strap buckles covered so as not to scratch car. Folds down easily when not in use.
    Date published: 2014-03-21
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Does the job nicely So far have only used locally, but feels very stable on my SUV and would not have an issue taking it on a long trip and feeling secure.
    Date published: 2014-03-21

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