James Baroud RTT Mounting on Front Runner Roof Rack

Discussion in 'Camping & Outdoor Gear' started by CORunner, Jun 30, 2018.

  1. CORunner

    CORunner

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    Finally got a RTT!!!!! Been going back and forth on getting a RTT for 2 years now. Ran across a company selling all their new inventory for cheap, so made the plunge. Very impressed with the build quality and design.

    Hope to mount it soon, but wondering what other people have done to mount a James Baroud RTT on a Front Runner Rack. The James Baroud has two front to back channels to slide in mounting brackets. The brackets that come with the tent are too short to fit around the wide Front Runner rack slats.

    Used the magic of google and found:
    - Expensive solutions: Mounting Thule/Yakima cross bars, Front Runner quick releases, etc
    - Front Runner makes a James Baroud bracket..... but doesn't sell it in the United States.
    - Front Runner makes a
     
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    ga12r1 Pimento Cheese King SILVER Star

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    Will the front runner RTT brackets not work? If not I would check with Slee. I believe they sell both the Front Runner racks and the James Baroud RTT. They should be able to get you the correct brackets.

    Tent Mount Kit / Tall - by Front Runner
     
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    They must be watching the forum !
     
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    HAHA. Maybe!

    Mounts worked great. Tent is even better!

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