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#12298735 - 06/17/17 05:17 PM Kayak bed extender
Mooreg9 Offline
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Registered: 09/29/15
Posts: 82
I am looking for a kayak bed extender for my truck and wanted to see what everyone used and what would be the best option that won't break the bank

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#12298756 - 06/17/17 05:30 PM Re: Kayak bed extender [Re: Mooreg9]
Tallgrass05 Online   content
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Registered: 03/02/05
Posts: 41893
Loc: Kansas
Lots of choices, from cheap at Harbor Freight to $100+ extenders.


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#12298835 - 06/17/17 06:52 PM Re: Kayak bed extender [Re: Mooreg9]
Shaun Russell Offline
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Registered: 03/15/08
Posts: 6321
Loc: Ray Roberts
Harbor Freight has them for around 60-70.
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#12298862 - 06/17/17 07:15 PM Re: Kayak bed extender [Re: Mooreg9]
Mudman63 Online   content
Extreme Angler

Registered: 10/27/12
Posts: 2013
Loc: Spring & New Braunfels, Texas
I have one that will sell you for $25...I'm in the north Houston area, where are you?

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#12298891 - 06/17/17 07:50 PM Re: Kayak bed extender [Re: Mudman63]
Shaun Russell Offline
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Originally Posted By: Mudman63
I have one that will sell you for $25...I'm in the north Houston area, where are you?

There you go. Can't beat that price!!!
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#12299016 - 06/17/17 10:12 PM Re: Kayak bed extender [Re: Mudman63]
Mooreg9 Offline
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Registered: 09/29/15
Posts: 82
I'm in the south dfw area so pretty far

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#12299450 - 06/18/17 11:32 AM Re: Kayak bed extender [Re: Mooreg9]
JCG57 Offline
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Registered: 05/08/02
Posts: 1247
Loc: DFW
I have one and have used it for longer drives. For local trips (under 40 miles) I don't feel the need to use it. And one time I forgot about it on a 200 mile trip and frankly did not feel any less secure just putting the tailgate down and making sure I had redundant cords/lines in place to make sure the yak did not fall off the back. And don't forget to clip a red flag on the end of your yak.

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#12299503 - 06/18/17 12:20 PM Re: Kayak bed extender [Re: Mooreg9]
T- Gil Offline
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Registered: 03/18/04
Posts: 1115
Loc: Burleson, Tx
I have a short bed truck and a 14' boat so I picked one up at Harbor Freight. I also added lights to mine to help with the rides in the dark.
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#12299827 - 06/18/17 04:59 PM Re: Kayak bed extender [Re: Mooreg9]
IslandJim Offline
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Registered: 07/08/14
Posts: 284
Loc: Rockport, TX
I recently infected my fishing buddy with the kayak acquisition bug, and he bought a new Wildy Radar 135! We took it to his (RV) home with my bed extender(a five foot piece of scrap 2 x 2 steel, with an upright and a crossbar made of water pipe, covered with pool noodles and Sch 20 PVC pipe over that). It worked perfectly. I told him I could make him one, cheap.

He declined, and bought a T-Bone Aluminum bed extender. It's light, well-designed and is very adjustable. Just short of $200. Now, when we go yakking, he takes it off and stores it inside his truck, to avoid being teefed!

My $15 bed extender is ugly enough to never be stolen. No paint, just rust! The T-Bones are nice, just outside my budget.

Island Jim
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#12383495 - 08/12/17 03:26 PM Re: Kayak bed extender [Re: Mooreg9]
mrhtx Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 08/18/12
Posts: 92
If anyone still needs i csn build you one custom to your vehicle





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#12383496 - 08/12/17 03:27 PM Re: Kayak bed extender [Re: Mooreg9]
mrhtx Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 08/18/12
Posts: 92
If anyone still needs i csn build you one custom to your vehicle





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#12384179 - 08/13/17 08:39 AM Re: Kayak bed extender [Re: IslandJim]
Aggie61 Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/30/13
Posts: 169
Originally Posted By: IslandJim
I recently infected my fishing buddy with the kayak acquisition bug, and he bought a new Wildy Radar 135! We took it to his (RV) home with my bed extender(a five foot piece of scrap 2 x 2 steel, with an upright and a crossbar made of water pipe, covered with pool noodles and Sch 20 PVC pipe over that). It worked perfectly. I told him I could make him one, cheap.

He declined, and bought a T-Bone Aluminum bed extender. It's light, well-designed and is very adjustable. Just short of $200. Now, when we go yakking, he takes it off and stores it inside his truck, to avoid being teefe
My $15 bed extender is ugly enough to never be stolen. No paint, just rust! The T-Bones are nice, just outside my budget.

Island Jim


Off the subject, how does your buddy like his Radar 135, been looking to upgrade and have been very interested in the Radar 115/135.

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