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FIRST LOOK at the NEW Thule Vector Premium Low Profile Roof Top Cargo Box

20th Sep 2019

Thule Vector Premium Low Profile Roof BoxThule Vector is a roof box like no other. The Vector perfectly pairs performance styling with premium features. It sets a new standard for premium roof boxes, with a design that adds a distinctive look to any car. With a full range of premium features, Thule Vector provides the most convenient user experience ever. Everything is considered to be easy to use in any situation – whether it is mounting the box, loading or unloading or checking the gear in the
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FIRST LOOK at the Yakima LockNLoad Rooftop Platform Rack System

26th Jul 2019

The unique LockNLoad PlatformThe Yakima LockNLoad Platform, the super tough addition to the Yakima roof rack range now has more sizes and fits for more vehicles than ever.Innovative east-west slats enable you to carry all types of gear. Built-in perimeter channels allow additional positions to mount your accessories.Constructed from powdercoated aluminium with superior e-coating that gives the LockNLoad Platform the best performance in the toughest conditions. Innovative SlatsEvery slat incorpo
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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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