Homemade PVC kayak rack , can store 4 kayaks,paddles ,kayak car rack .made from 1.5" schedule 40 PVC 40"wide X 5' long (cost around $250 in 2015 prices) has 4 swiveling casters with two being lock kind ( otherwise rack will roll away when loading) . To make the wheel mounts I used 1 1/4" metal conduit cut to 2.5' long and weld a pre-drilled plate for the wheel . I bolted thru the PVC and conduit pipe to lock them together. The conduit helps reinforces the PVC when pushing the cart around .
Summer is under way! Get some watersport transportation ideas from etrailer.com! These Rhino Rack J-Style Kayak Carriers attach your kayak to the roof of the car securely - will work for long road trips to the lake or ocean! These cradles accommodate a variety of watercraft sizes and can carry up to 99lbs!
Do you Kayak!? I made this so I could get my Kayak on the roof of my vehicle alone and easily! P.V.C, tennis balls and set of inexpensive suction cups. (not available from Harbor Freight anymore but you can get them here http://www.northerntool.com Item#160876 for $15)
Kari-Tek's Easy Load Roof Rack suits both kayaks canoes. It fits your vehicle’s existing roof bars and lowers to the side for safe, easy and secure loading. Versions are available for cars, vans and high top vehicles.