The Swagman 65148 Contour roof mount kayak carrier is a pair of J-cradles to carry a single kayak on its side on top of a vehicle roof. Padding covers the steel structure of the Contour to help protect and cradle the boat, and straps are included both for tying the boat down around each cradle and for securing the bow and stern of the boat. The Contour fits square bars only.
- Attaches to square crossbars only
- Includes two 10 foot tie-down straps with cam lock buckles, plus bow and stern straps
- Soft yet firm padding to help protect boat
- Foam all around nose curve
- If you do not have tie down points on the vehicle, you can add a Thule 529 Hood Loop or the Yakima Anchor Strap Kit for the front tie down point, and the Thule 530 Quick Loop for the rear tie down point (all sold separately)
- Product instructions: PDF download (external link)