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I have been looking for a way to add a rack that would allow me to carry multiple kayaks, pull a trailer, work with my Backflip F1 cover and allow me to use my Ramboxes. May have finally found a solution. Was wondering if anyone on the forum had any experience with the manufacturer or this particular setup. Would love to learn more about the quality of the product before I decide to order.

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Never seen that before, but don't like the complete loss of tailgate access. I guess if you don't need that access, then it might be OK.
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Never seen that before, but don't like the complete loss of tailgate access. I guess if you don't need that access, then it might be OK.
It's only lost access when there is a load on the rack but yes, that could be inconvenient. Guess one could always get in via the cover if necessary. I don't like the straps on the tailgate. I was worried they might scratch the paint and sure enough, in the online instructions, it says this might happen. I think a hitch adapter like the one below might be the better way to go. Would still need a rack that fits in the receiver but no paint rubbing for sure.

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You could always get 'stone guard' clear protection film put on the tailgate.
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