DeckHand

Premium Rooftop Kayak Saddles
SKU: #8004083
$119.00

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Impressively simple and easy to load, the DeckHand's felt-padded saddles conform to your kayak's hull for a super-secure, full-contact carry that's easy on your boat. Sold in pairs, it partners awesomely with the new HandRoll rollers or another pair of saddles for a custom set-up. Tool free installation makes it a breeze to attach, SKS Lock Core capability lets you lock your boat to your roof rack for added security, and the universal mount fits just about any roof rack.
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Product Details

DeckHand

Product Details
  • Includes one set of mounts– combine with HandRoll or an additional DeckHand to complete the set
  • Felt-padding provides easy loading and excellent boat protection
  • Oversized cradle protects the boat and conforms to a variety of hull shapes
  • Universal mounting hardware fits most roof racks
  • Easy tool-free installation lets you quickly mount, load and go
  • Locks to roof rack with SKS Lock Cores (sold separately)
  • Includes Heavy-Duty Straps and Bow/Stern Tie-Downs

Product Specs
Installation

DeckHand

Installation Details
  • Base Rack System Required
  • 10 Minute Install
  • Fully Assembled
  • Tool-Free Install
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Accessories

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ShowBoat 66

SKU: #8004068 $219.00 Rear Slide-Out Load Assist Rollers

SKS Lock Cores-2 Pack

SKU: #8007202 $40.00 2 SKS Lock Cores

9ft SKS Cable

SKU: #8007233 $39.00 Extra-Long Cable For Gear Security

RipCord

SKU: #8004048 $109.00 Locking Tie-Down Strap To Secure Your Boat Or Boards

Hood Anchor

SKU: #8007416 $21.00 Temporary Vehicle Tie-Down Point
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Spare Parts

Don't Worry, We Have A Spare

BOW/ STERN LINE

SKU: #8860050 $18.70

WATERSPORT MOUNTING JAW PAD (Set of Two)

SKU: #8860097 $3.30

YAKIMA ROUNDBAR ADAPTER

SKU: #8860098 $5.50

MOUNTING HARDWARE KNOB JAYLOW

SKU: #8880347 $6.60

DeckHand Saddle Felt Pads

SKU: #8880716 $6.60

DeckHand Saddle Pad

SKU: #8880715 $8.80
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    Plastic deforms over time

    Review by Mike Posted on May 19, 2018

    We use four pairs of Deckhands to secure our two lake kayaks on top of our pickup truck. The kayaks are mounted year round as we RV full-time. After two years, we've noted the plastic has begun to deform. Additionally, despite our best efforts, the kayaks tend to twist in the saddles thereby not ...read more
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    Felt Failure

    Review by NUTZBOUTFISHIN Posted on July 31, 2017

    Great product but felt pass don't stay on. I have had mine for a couple of months and the adhesive on the felt pass doesn't stick anymore. Need to upgrade the adhesive.

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