• $659.95
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The Thule 897XT Hullavator lifts up to 40lbs of the kayak's weight. The Thule 897XT Hullavator features waist level, side-of-vehicle, versus overhead, loading/unloading for an easier, safer and less strenuous way to load and unload your kayak


  • Weight: 41lbs
  • Length (carton): 33.75"
  • Width (carton): 17"
  • Height (carton): 6.5"


  • Gas assist struts allow a single person to load and unload the kayak
  • Double-extending arms lower kayak by up to 40 inches for a faster loading and unloading
  • Eight touch points of padded support provide maximum conformity and protection for your kayak
  • Aluminum and double-coated steel construction for long, corrosion-resistant product life
  • Accommodates kayaks up to 36 inches wide and 75lbs
  • Includes all straps to transport one kayak; Two load straps with padded buckles and two ratcheting bow/stern ropes
  • Add security with 2 Thule SKS lock cylinders
  • Fits Thule square, Aeroblade (requires adapter 7521383001), Xsporter, rapid aero, professional series bars, and Yakima round bars
  • Not compatible with AeroBlade Edge bars