ALTA Racks Vs. Recon Racks

ALTA Racks Vs. Recon Racks

ALTA Racks Vs. Recon Racks. After using the basket mount vertical racks, most people quickly identify the ease and convenient of such systems. The racks do not, contact the frame of the bike, it is a tire interface carry system. The upright also helps with keeping...

U.S. manufacturers welcome tariff increase

See the link at the end of article for full article, Another U.S. manufacturer,  Alta Racks in Utah, said the tariffs "are about more than price fairness." "As an immigrant I know and (have) seen the tyranny that exist in most of the world. It is not a fictional...

The North shore Hang Over

The North shore Hang Over

One can get a Hang Over by using some of these racks these days. The word on the street is that Yakima racks company went to the Canadian friends North Shore bike racks and licensed out their tech, or patent (update, not the case according to Yakima). The tradition of...

Whats the difference in vertical hitch bike racks

Whats the difference in vertical hitch bike racks

As the technology and designs moves forward, the vertical bike racks are becoming more popular. Having four bikes placed horizontally behind a small to medium SUV is problematic and creates major leverage issues. The leverage, and physics tells us, that the approach...

All RACKS are not created equal

All RACKS are not created equal

All RACKS ARE NOT CREATED EQUAL What is the insurance that your new bike is not being damaged by your racks worth to you? Do you think about how to store your bikes in your garage, and then you have the damn rack to deal with? Expect more. We have spent the past two...