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MaxTrax Mounting Pin Supply Update

18th Jul 2019

We're sorry for the delays. Update On Mounting Pin SupplyAs you likely know, our MAXTRAX Mounting Pins have been on backorder for some time now. In the interest of transparency, I'd like to provide you with an update on their status. Adventure Imports has had a large order of mounting pins pending from MAXTRAX Australia for some time now. Unfortunately they have not been able to supply us to due to some changes in the design made to resolve an issue we were having with a very small number of the
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How to Fit Your Roof Top Tent

16th May 2019

(photo by @glendale_dcj)Roof Top Tents are all the rage right now but everyone is asking; “How do I secure the tent to my vehicle’s roof when the crossbar’s load capacities is only a bit more than what I weigh?”The straightforward answer is that there are two types of weight loading capacities for roof racks. These are the Static Weight Loading Capacity and Dynamic Weight Loading Capacity.Static: when your vehicle is parked ----------||---------Dynamic: when your vehicle is in motionThe load rat
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Weight Load Ratings Explained

16th May 2019

We've noticed there is confusion surrounding load ratings and we understand! Every roof rack brand seems to have their own label for it and nobody really explains it. You may have seen it referred to as Loading Capacity, Load Rating, Max Load and more. We've created this guide to help clear up misconceptions, so you understand your vehicles limits in the most common circumstances. We will go through the different types of load ratings, how to calculate each and best practices for loading gear. T
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Rhino-Rack Jeep JL Backbone Roof Rack System Coming June 2019

16th May 2019

FunctionThe patented RJLB1 system is a combination of internal and external structural components, designed to integrate seamlessly with the Jeep Wrangler JL’s fiberglass canopy. The load placed onto these castings is distributed into the internal steel frame and into the vehicle’s steel body allowing for an impressive 265lb/120kg load rating. Whilst boasting impressive load carrying capacity, the RJLB1 does not affect the ability to remove the canopy or interfere with the Freedom Panels on th
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​Thule Group acquires leading North American Roof Top Tent company

21st Dec 2018

Thule Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of Tepui Outdoors Inc., a leader in Roof Top Tents in North America. This acquisition will further enhance the Thule Group’s expanding portfolio of products focused on an active lifestyle. “Roof Top Tents offer consumers a great way to utilize their existing cars for self-reliant overnight travel to remote destinations, where the journey is the principal goal. The overlanding category has been growing steadily over the last few years and w
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