Thule Glide and Set 883

Esta combinación de monturas guía y ajusta su kayak para una suave carga, descarga y transporte.

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Thule Glide and Set 883
 
3.7

(based on 7 reviews)

50%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Stable (4)
  • Lightweight (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

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5.0

Excellent rack

By 

from Sarasota, FL

About Me Advanced

Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Stable

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Thule Glide and Set 883:

      I've traveled from Key West to northern Newfoundland Canada carrying 4 kayaks on my roof. Zero problems, secure and stable, easy set up, easy to load.

      (4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

       
      1.0

      Fatal Flaw: Gears Strip on Front Saddles

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      from Salem, Oregon

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Cleans Easily
      • Lightweight
      • Quick Drying

      Cons

      • Not Durable

      Best Uses

        Comments about Thule Glide and Set 883:

        Unfortunately it doesn't work as claimed.

        The Product details claim that the "Front-mounted Set-to-Go™ form fitting saddles grip the surface of the hull for increased lateral stability and protection."

        IF ONLY!!!

        Instead the gears within them appear to be plastic and they strip...and thus provide "NO LATERAL STABILITY." I've had to pull to the side of the highway far too many times to save my Ocean Kayak Malibu 2XL from sliding off the top of my Expedition. Not what I expected when I bought Thule. Unfortunately I no longer have my receipt or I would return it.

        This could have been a great product had Thule used stronger material when creating the adjustable gears....you shouldn't have cheaped out!

        (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Works like a charm.

        By 

        from Altamonte Springs, FL

        About Me Advanced

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Easy to self load
        • Low profile
        • Rugged
        • Stable

        Cons

        • Might need longer bolts

        Best Uses

        • Lake
        • Ocean
        • River

        Comments about Thule Glide and Set 883:

        Second Thule kayak rack I've owned. Much easier to self load on my Pathfinder than the solid J-rack system. The rear glides work great esp. if you have them adjusted properly; my Tsunami sits like a rock even at highway speeds. Like how the front set lie flat to reduce wind noise when not in use, which is hardly ever. I much prefer this rack to the J-racks.

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        Capacidad de carga para embarcaciones 1 kayak
        Se ajusta a las barras Aero
        Se ajusta a barras cuadradas
        Con cerradura
        Compatibles con el sistema One Key
        Incluye de fábrica los herrajes de instalación para portaequipajes
        Tipo portador Horizontal
        Núm. SKU 883

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