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No More Loading on the Roof!!!!

jvanpeltjvanpelt Senior MemberCape Coral, Matlacha, Pine Island, SanibelPosts: 411 Deckhand
I picked up the PA14 yesterday and was already dreading the idea of loading it up on the roof of the Jeep. So today I went out and purchased a small trailer. I will be putting racks on it in the coming days.

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  • Yak HardYak Hard Member Cutler Bay, FloridaPosts: 62 Deckhand
    Me and a buddy are going this route shortly as well.. Tired of lugging that thing up/down from the racks. :beer
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  • jvanpeltjvanpelt Senior Member Cape Coral, Matlacha, Pine Island, SanibelPosts: 411 Deckhand
    Now I just gotta put some proper racks on it to make it legit. :fishing
    :USA:fishing
  • timmcollinstimmcollins Senior Member Jupiter, flPosts: 858 Officer
    I know the 12 will fit in the back with a hitch extender. Saw one last week with a Versa Board as well in a cherokee. Bow to the front, slide out a little, put the plug in wheels underneath slide it out completely and your on your way. After watching Summer Daze load his PA in his short bed truck, I was convinced the extra weight of the PA is negligible with the right loading system. You are 20" longer though!
    "Life should NOT be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in an attractive and well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, martini in one hand, Cheeseburger in the other, body well used and worn out and screaming WOO-HOO What a Ride!"
  • PBG-JohnPBG-John Senior Member Palm Beach GardensPosts: 419 Deckhand
    jvanpelt wrote: »
    Now I just gotta put some proper racks on it to make it legit. :fishing

    Very workable trailer. Have fun customizing it.
    The latest survey shows that
    three out of four people make
    up 75% of the population
  • Elk ChaserElk Chaser Senior Member Depends(no,not in them)Posts: 173 Deckhand
    Too much roof rack lifting is pretty hard on the shoulders. Good call on the trailer.
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