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Old 02-11-2015, 04:59 PM
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Custom WK2 Roof Rack

Just finished up and installed this roof rack I made.
It mounts directly to the threaded inserts in the roof.
What do you guys think?
Ripp Super Charger going in early next week.
Cant wait. Mods almost complete.
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Old 02-11-2015, 11:01 PM
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Not bad at all!


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Re: Custom WK2 Roof Rack

Looks really good! I wish more manufacturers would take the initiative to make their racks lower on the roof as this one is. All the racks/baskets look so silly being 4-5" above the roof-line.
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Old 02-12-2015, 11:40 AM
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Re: Custom WK2 Roof Rack

I appreciate the kind words guys.

Thats the exact reason I made this. All others didnt look right and sat too high.
After living with it for a few days, I wish I would of made the top rail sit even lower. Prob about half the distance. Make it a bit more stream line.
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Old 02-12-2015, 06:48 PM
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Re: Custom WK2 Roof Rack

Holly Shit!!! I have been looking for a rack that I could mount directly to the roof like this for months. So how do I get on the order list?!?! It looks awesome man!
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What is it $200 shipped? I'm in. LOL. Great job! You should sell these and make a few bucks.
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Old 02-13-2015, 11:33 AM
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Re: Custom WK2 Roof Rack

Gobi racks, although expensive, make two racks the mount to the factory holes.
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Damn that's a big ass roof rack lol looks good!


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