Thule 834 Hull-a-port - Thule Kayak Racks
The Thule 834 Hull-a-port is a standard J-style cradle that delivers superior carrying performance and protection with its 4-touchpoint adjustable padding and rust resistant steel design.
- Steel design with adjustable padding for carrying strength and kayak protection
- Quick on/off hardware ensures fast installation and removal
- Wide mouth J-profile offers easier loading and unloading
- Optimally sized J-style carrier leaves roof space for other Thule accessories
- AllSurface rust-resistant coating and hardware for longer product life
- Carries 1 kayak and requires 1 person to load and unload
- 1 to 4 carriers per vehicle
- Includes all straps to transport 1 kayak
- Accommodates kayaks up to 34" wide and 75lbs
- Requires Thule rack systems crossbars, round bars or factory racks
- Requires XADAPT11 (sold separately) to mount to AeroBlades and Xsporter bars
- Primary watercraft: Kayak
Stock Status : Currently In Stock
**Stock status is to be used as a general guide to current inventory. Availability is not guaranteed.
Dimensional Weight : 11.5 lbs.
UPC Code : 091021811478
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Thule 834 Hull-a-port Reviews
jlteague rated this item 5 out of 5 on 8/27/2014:
Have used these carriers for several seasons without any problems.Easy to set up and very secure in use. Initially used on a roof rack, a couple of years ago transfered to a trailer with no difficulty. For a J rack it would be difficult to ask for more.
Thule 834 Hull-a-port Questions
asked on 5/26/2014:
Doesn't seem like these work with the Yakima round bar system. They won't grip the round bar adeqyutely and just slip around the bar. Right?
Yeah round bars make it difficult for the 834 to work without rolling on the bar. We would suggest going with the Yakima Hullraiser. These would work perfectly on your Yakima bars.
asked on 6/17/2012:
Vehicle: 2008 Toyota Prius
Does the Thule 834 hull-a-port come with 2 of the j hooks for the kayak? The other question I have is....will a bike rack also fit next to the kayak on the bars?
Yes, the 834 is sold as a pair. Also, a bike rack will fit next to your kayak depending on the width of your crossbars, but it really shouldn't be an issue. If you have any other questions, feel free to call our Boston location at 508 879 1444. Thanks!
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