Thule 883 Glide and Set - Thule Kayak Racks
The Thule 883 Glide & Set kayak racks are the slickest and easiest way to load your kayak mated to the best fitting saddle carrier. This system is a complete set for carrying one kayak. Includes one pair of 875XT Hydro-Glide saddles (for the rear)
- Smooth loading achieved with low friction, felt lined Hydro Glide saddles
- Maximum kayak support and hull conformance provided by large, adjustable Set-To-Go saddles
- 6x greater surface area contact than competitor roller style carrier
- Easy carrier transfer from vehicle to vehicle with proven universal hardware
- Sold as a complete carrier for one boat
- Includes one pair ratcheting tie downs, two straps and buckle protectors
- Fits Thule square, Xsporter (requires Xadapt3 kit), AeroBlade, and professional series bars, Yakima round bars, and most factory installed cross bars
Stock Status : Currently In Stock
**Stock status is to be used as a general guide to current inventory. Availability is not guaranteed.
Dimensional Weight : 7.0 lbs.
UPC Code : 091021883277
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Thule 883 Glide and Set Reviews
Greg rated this item 5 out of 5 on 12/15/2008:
Easy to set up and load. Go buy a cheap bath map to cover the back end of the truck while loading and unloading as an additional safety option. Straps are a breeze to work with. Can't recommend this enough!
Thule 883 Glide and Set Questions
asked on 7/7/2012:
Vehicle: 2012 Toyota 4runner
Im trying to figure out if I can buy 2 of these and use them side by side with my factory crossbars or if I will need to do something different.
In order to put 2 of the Thule 883 Glide and Set combo racks on your vehicle you will need to get an aftermarket set of crossbars. The Thule 450 Crossroad foot pack with 65 inch load bars should do fine depending on the width of the boats. If you have any questions give us a call.
Rack Attack Golden
15600 West Colfax Avenue
Golden, CO, 80401
asked on 5/1/2012:
Vehicle: 2011 toyota rav4
will this model fit the factory roof rack?
Yes the Thule 883 Glide and Set will work your Toyota Rav4 OEM roof rack.
asked on 2/1/2012:
Vehicle: 2011 Toyota Vensa
Will these fit the Toyota factory crossbars
The Thule 883 Glide and Set rack will fit to most factory crossbars.
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