Your friends can sit in any old seat. Your bike, however, needs the first-class treatment. The SprocketRocket is the sleekest, most secure bike mount you’ll find, fitting a wide range of tire widths up to 3”.
- Accommodates a variety of bike styles and tire widths up to 3”
- Secure and lockable skewer with integrated adjustment knob for single-handed, easy access (SKS Lock Cores sold separately)
- Simple, tool-free installation and removal of the bike mount from your car roof rack
- Easy-to-adjust sliding wheel tray fits a wide range of bike lengths (except tandems and recumbents)
- Doesn’t touch the painted surfaces of your bike
- Sleek design with new mirror black finish
- Fits round or square crossbars
- Disc brake compatible
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- Weight: 13.20 lbs.
- Dimensions: L 58.75" X W 7.50" X H 4.75"
- Capacity: 1
Q: What Maintenance do I need to do?
A: Maintenance is important to keep it working properly and to help it last longer. Apply grease to nuts, screws, bolts, and especially the adjusting nut and lever of the locking skewer. Lubricate locks with graphite. Remove the rack when not in use. Clean the rack periodically, especially in marine environments and where road salt is used.
Q: Does it carry all bikes? A: The SprocketRocket carries just about any bike with a quick release wheel skewer. However, there are a few exceptions where one of our other mounts should be used instead. These exceptions include, but are not limited to, bikes with triple clamp forks and forks with dropout spacing (the distance between the forks at the tips) other than 100mm.
Q: How many can I carry? A: That depends on the bikes and vehicle. First check the Fit List to see if there are any specific limitations for your vehicle (using the online Fit List bike mounts may not be offered or a load limit will be states in the notes at the end of the process). In general, you will need about 12 inches of crossbar per bike when mounting them alternately front and rear facing. Barring any other restriction the practical limit is usually 4 bikes.
Q: Can I use this bike mount with a factory rack? A: Fork style mounts will not mount directly to factory crossbars. The bike mount gets its side to side stability from the crossbar. Fork mounts stress crossbars more than upright styles because of their narrowness. Through testing we have found that factory rack crossbars are not strong enough to handle the stress generated by fork mounts.
Q: Why would I go with a fork mount over a “upright” style mount, or vise versa? A: Some like the aerodynamic look and manageability of a fork mount. Some don’t want to hassle with removing the bike’s front wheel and prefer an upright rack. A bike may have unique features (lefty or triple clamp forks, etc.) that limit bike mount choices, but one or more of our mounts will do the trick to keep your bike secure. Look up the specific bike mount for more details.