Thule 516 Prologue - Thule Roof Mount Bike Racks
Transport your bicycle quickly and safely with the Thule 516 Prologue, a lockable fork mount bike carrier. The Thule 516 Prologue is the ultimate value in fork mounts, yet still delivers style, sleekness, and most importantly security.
- The Thule 516 Prologue carries 1 bike
- Sleek and stylized high-strength nylon composite mounting head
- Fits all disc/suspension combinations with standard 9mm axles
- Approved carrier for bicycles with carbon fiber forks
- Single-wall aluminum wheel tray supports tire widths up to 2.6 inches wide with high profile rims
- Carries bicycles with a maximum wheelbase up to 48 inches
- Secure locking skewer with intuitive-grasp clamping level, lock cylinder sold separately
- 1 One-Key lock cylinder (sold separately) locks the bike to carrier and carrier to rack
- Fits Thule square and Yakima round crossbars
- Requires XADAPT9 to mount to Thule Rapid Aero and Thule Xsporter bars
- Factory rack compatible with Thule 532 Ride-on Adapter, sold separately
Stock Status : Currently In Stock
**Stock status is to be used as a general guide to current inventory. Availability is not guaranteed.
Dimensional Weight : 5.5 lbs.
UPC Code : 091021516175
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Thule 516 Prologue Questions
asked on 10/21/2011:
How does this rack differ from the peleton?
The Prologue uses a 9mm skewer (similar to the one already holding your wheel on) instead of a "clamp" style quick release lever found on the Peloton. The Peloton's clamp style fork allows for quicker and easier installation and removal of the bike from the roof. The other primary differences are primarily aesthetic, as the Peloton also offers a lower profile and sleeker design.
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