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Can anyone suggest a roof rack/bars system for the 2011 Ram Crew Cab? Need one that does not interfere with the sunroof. Looking for something that I can add additional accessories to such as cargo racks and more importantly, kayak carriers so I can take a couple of yaks to the river. Thule and Yakima are the obvious vendors but I was curious as to whether anyone else has done this. As always, pics and purchasing info are welcome.
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as i have said before i dont think drilling holes in your roof is ever a good idea, leaks ect i would look for something that fits in the holes in the bed like the contractors have
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as i have said before i dont think drilling holes in your roof is ever a good idea, leaks ect i would look for something that fits in the holes in the bed like the contractors have
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as i have said before i dont think drilling holes in your roof is ever a good idea, leaks ect i would look for something that fits in the holes in the bed like the contractors have
Wish I could but I have the Ramboxes and a Bakflip F1 tonneau cover. Don't like the idea of drilling holes in the roof either. I have a trailer but sometimes it is overkill for taking two yaks on a day trip. It's also a little difficult to park in some of the put-in/take-out spots we have around here.
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Very interesting. Had not seen those yet. Thanks GT!
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http://www.castlecraft.com/hitch_racks.htm how about something like this with some styrafoam blocks on the roof ?
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http://www.castlecraft.com/hitch_racks.htm how about something like this with some styrafoam blocks on the roof ?
Thanks for the suggestion. I thought about that as well but was really wanting a bar system that would allow me to add additional accessories like a cargo basket when needed. Also, if we do a long trip, I often need to take the trailer to haul camping supplies so the hitch would not be available.
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