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HandiRack Inflatable Roof Rack

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HandiRack Inflatable Roof Rack Description

The inflatable HandiRack offers all the benefits of a traditional roof rack with none of the disadvantages. This high capacity roof rack is rugged enough for a wide cross section of loads and is easily mounted to the vehicle's roof in a matter of minutes.

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HandiRack Inflatable Roof Rack Specs and Features

  • Material Description: Three ply nylon construction

Additional Attributes

  • Three ply nylon construction
  • Double action air pump
  • 10' cam style load straps
  • Bow and stern lines
  • Transport loads up to 180 lb
  • Fuel efficient low profile design
  • Quick and easy deployment
  • Five D-ring anchor points
  • 37" x 9" x 4" high
  • Two year limited warranty.

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I have been using the Malone…

Submitted by: paddler237057 on 8/19/2016
I have been using the Malone handirack for a year now on my honda element for my paddle boards. I find it extremely convenient, easy to pack and use and Malone stands behind their product. I recommend 100%

The Malone rack is an easy…

Submitted by: drdarter976 on 9/9/2014
The Malone rack is an easy rack to install and load. The only thing that has been a problem is that one of the flexible wings has cracked, but I continue to use it and it works great.

I had used foam blocks and…

Submitted by: techdirector on 3/24/2013
I had used foam blocks and Yakima racks for years, then I got a car which could not mount a rack. My sons and wife came came to the rescue that Xmas with help from Rutabaga. They found the Malone handy rack inflatable car top carrier.

It looks like two WWII G.I. life belts, but works amazingly well. It is strapped on the car top by threading the tie-downs through the open doors and then inflated. I have used it for my Old Town Discovery 164 and Wenonah Fusion. It comes with all straps and air pump. I like it almost as much as my old Yakima. There is only one draw back. When it rains the tie downs act as wicks resulting in showers inside the car. If you can't use a regular rack, or your car doesn't have a factory rack, this is the way to go.


This is a follow up to my…

Submitted by: mainman1 on 8/31/2010
This is a follow up to my review of the HandiRack from last year. The product still works well... but I recently noticed some small, relatively subtle indentations to the roof of my 2009 Accord. I just ordered hard racks. I would avoid the regular use this product if you have a soft, sheet metal roof (unless you have an old car and don't care.)

I bought the Malone…

Submitted by: mainman1 on 8/17/2009
I bought the Malone Inflatable HandiRack roof rack earlier this year. I traded in my old car, which had roof racks, for a brand new one that does not. I didn't want to put hard racks on my new car and decided to give this product a try. I had my doubts at first, but it works really well. Easy to put on and take off. Just a few minutes. Holds my kayak securely. I travel at freeway speed with no problem. On the negative side, the pump that comes with it is kind of rinky dink and makes it a bit of a hassle to inflate. I just keep mine inflated in the garage when not in use. It has also left a few, very fine scratches on my roof.