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Yakima BowDown Kayak Rack Video

Video: Taking J-cradles to the next level, the Yakima BowDown has all the features you've been looking for in a kayak rack!


  • Cradle arms fold down when not in use—now you don't have to worry about parking garages with limited clearance
  • Accommodates most hull shapes; cradles and protects your kayak with soft pads
  • Because kayak is propped up on its side, it leaves more space on your crossbars for other gear
  • Universal mounting hardware fits round, square and most factory bars
  • Includes heavy-duty straps with padded buckles for secure transport; also includes bow and stern tie-down straps
  • Locks to crossbar with SKS lock core system (sold separately)


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