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New Custom Roof Rack

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by escapepilot » Fri Jul 22, 2016 2:42 pm

I picked up my new, custom made roof rack Friday. I painted it and got it mounted last night. I love the look and it's strong and light. It's made from 1"x1" aluminum square tube and fits the stock roof rail width. It didn't come with any mounting provision so I used Roadie's approach - through the stock rails. If anyone is interested in one, I'll see about a possible group buy. They are cheaper than a Thule or Yakima.
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by KingBird » Fri Jul 22, 2016 5:42 pm

That's pretty nice!
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by NC_IslandRunner » Fri Jul 22, 2016 7:46 pm

Nice rack!

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by escapepilot » Mon Jul 25, 2016 3:26 pm

FYI - Price on this rack in bare aluminum w/o mounts is $175.
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by bartonmd » Tue Jul 26, 2016 10:55 am

$175 is seriously not a bad price for a welded aluminum rack like that!

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by Off-R » Fri May 05, 2017 12:27 am

Nice looking rack
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by HARDTRAILZ » Thu May 11, 2017 3:59 pm

How long is it? Can it be shorter sides? or possibly just flat?
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by tsmith1156 » Fri May 12, 2017 5:22 pm

Good looking rack, I would be interested in a flat one like kyle if able, gotta save as much clearance as possible
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by escapepilot » Sat May 13, 2017 9:55 am

HARDTRAILZ wrote:How long is it? Can it be shorter sides? or possibly just flat?


Since he builds them to order, I don't see why he couldn't make one to a height you specify.
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