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Old 02-14-2016, 07:21 AM   #1
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Paddle board and surf board

How do you carry these items. They are to long for the underneath storage and you can't attach to the roof. Any suggestions

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Old 02-14-2016, 07:31 AM   #2
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best way is to put on tow vehicle.
what is your tow vehicle?

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Old 02-14-2016, 11:55 AM   #3
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Paddle boarding is the next thing I want to try. I don't have one, but I have seen them strapped to racks on top of the TV. I have also seen them strapped to the roof ladder on the back of 5vers (not sure how safe that is).
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Old 02-14-2016, 09:02 PM   #4
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There's an Open Range that has storage under the rear that has room to slide a kayak or paddle or surf board.
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Old 02-14-2016, 09:28 PM   #5
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We keep a long board in the basement of our Trilogy.

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Old 02-15-2016, 01:14 PM   #6
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With our old fiver (Montana Mounteneer) we carried 2 kayaks on the inside. With the slides in, it held them in perfectly. With our new Columbus, we now carry them on the rear rack with some customized iron-works to help secure them vertically.
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Old 02-15-2016, 01:45 PM   #7
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SUP racks

I also have a 5th and a 2006 F250. There are 2 bussinesses that will make racks for your truck roof or the back of your rv. and
I had usracks make mine and it works great. I now have a new 5th and have to reduce my pin weight a bit so I will be getting one from rvkayakracks, which also accommodate SUPs and bicycles.
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Old 02-15-2016, 01:50 PM   #8
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We purchased a SUP that is inflatable. Wife uses it all the time and has nothing but good things to say about it. It is not like a water float but much better built...Much easier to store also. As for a kayak...I have no experience with that...
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Old 02-15-2016, 05:13 PM   #9
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On Amazon there are high quality paddle boards and kayaks.
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Old 02-15-2016, 05:22 PM   #10
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We carry two kayaks on the trucks roof with a Yakima roof rack and J saddles. Works great and out of the way.

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