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Do I Really Need a Fairing?

| August 21, 2014 | 5 Comments

“Do I really need a fairing?” This is a common question I often hear after someone purchases a new roof rack for their vehicle.

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New Video: How To Properly Secure a Kayak to a Roof Rack

| February 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Transporting a kayak can be a little tricky. Trust us.

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Never Fear, We’ve Got Winter Gear

| October 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Feels like Winter is well on it’s way! For us down in Texas that means some chilly 40 degree temperatures (at night), but we know our northern customers might be getting some of that cold white powdery stuff called snow that we don’t see too often.

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Naked Roof? Get a Kayak Rack!

| August 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

ACK employee, Joseph Dowdy, recently wrote a series of comprehensive guides to lead you in the right direction when shopping for auto racks for your car, suv or truck. We thought it may be a good idea to reference each one of them through one post…

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Solutions for Vehicles with Factory Racks

| August 1, 2012 | 2 Comments

This blog is a continuation of a series designed to help our customers identify which rack system best fits their needs. In this article, we offer some advice to those who own a vehicle with a factory rack.

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Rack Cradles to Customize Your Load

| August 1, 2012 | 2 Comments

Every situation is different when it comes to vehicle racks. While a base or factory rack system gets you started, you can truly begin to customize your vehicle to your lifestyle when you incorporate rack accessories.

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Base Rack Systems for Naked Roofs

| July 25, 2012 | 6 Comments

One of the first steps to getting on the water with your new boat is to have a vehicle rack that can transport it. While some SUVs come with factory rails and/or racks, many don’t and as far as cars go, you’ll more than likely have nothing at all.

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Rack Systems for Truck Owners

| July 20, 2012 | 8 Comments

Sometimes even truck owners need help to haul all the gear they want. For example a truck bed might not be able to accommodate a long kayak or canoe or be big enough to pack enough gear for longer trips.

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ACK Featured Brand: Thule

| June 29, 2012 | 1 Comment

Thule has been solving the problem of how to bring equipment along with you on the go since 1942. They create premium roof racks, bike and water sports carriers as well as roof boxes for your vehicle that are both visually impressive and functionally effective.

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Thule Regional Dealer Conference Dual Report

| April 1, 2012 | 1 Comment

Chris: I got to attend the Thule Regional Conference in Houston recently and it was very informative.

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