Toyota 4Runner: Rhino Rack Weight Limits

Below is a table of Rhino Rack weight limits for Toyota 4Runner: 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020. The primary use of this data is for carrying rooftop tents. I’ve included data on road dynamic weight limit, off road dynamic weight limit, static weight limit and rack weight. This … Read more

How to Fit a Rooftop Tent

In order to fit a rooftop tent to your car, you’ll need a rooftop rack. How do you find the best rooktop rack for your car? Two ways: Check out what are other people are using. Use a “Fit My Car” guide from one or more of the major rack companies. I’m going to walk … Read more

How to Mount a Rooftop Tent

Tools you will need to install a Tepui rooftop tent Tepui Roof Top Tents | Installation Video – YouTube Tools needed for Tepui tents: 1. 13mm ratchet wrench. Included. 2. 10mm ratchet wrench. Included. 3. Box cutter. For opening the box. 4. Hacksaw. Just in case for the rails. Probably not needed. Tepui Rooftop Tent … Read more

Rooftop Tent for Jeep – On a Budget

The best budget rooftop tent is the Smittybilt Overlander. The best budget rooftop factory rails come from the junkyard. You have flexibility with crossbars but one cheaper option is the Malone AirFlow2 crossbar. The overwhelming response for best budget rooftop tent seems to be the Smittybilt Overlander. It’s a 4-season rooftop tent that sleeps up … Read more

Are Rooftop Rack Companies Lying to You?

Let’s take a look at what Yakima is saying about racks for use with its own SkyRise tents which have a maximum weight (dynamic load) of 115lbs. “DO NOT use SkyRise with factory crossbars; they are too flexible.” “Vehicle AND roof rack system must have a minimum of 165 LB load carrying capacity.” – Source. … Read more

Tools for Rooftop Tent Installation

Tools you will need to install a Tepui rooftop tent Tepui Roof Top Tents | Installation Video – YouTube Tools needed for Tepui tents: 1. 13mm ratchet wrench. Included. 2. 10mm ratchet wrench. Included. 3. Box cutter. For opening the box. 4. Hacksaw. Just in case for the rails. Probably not needed. Tepui Rooftop Tent … Read more

Best Rooftop Tent for a Tacoma

Installing a rack and Smittybilt Overlander rooftop tent on a 2018 Toyota Tacoma: Installing a ROOFTOP TENT on my New Tacoma! – YouTube Here is the rack: 2005+ Toyota Tacoma Complete Bed Rack Setup | eBay. It turns out that the Smittybilt Overlander rooftop tent is a very popular tent. It’s weight is only 117lbs … Read more

Best Roof Top Tent for Jeep Grand Cherokee

Due to the maximum rooftop cargo weight limitations of the Jeep Grand Cherokee (limit is 150lbs), these four rooftop tents would be ideal: Yakima SkyRise 2/3, Tepui Kukenam 3, Smittybilt Overlander and Tepui Ayer 2. The table below provides stats on these tents: Out of all the tents I like the Yakima SkyRise 3 and … Read more

Best Rooftop Tent for Subaru Forester

Before we can look for the best rooftop tents for the Subara Forester, we must know the cargo limits of the rack. For the 2019 version, the maximum cargo dynamic load limit is 176lbs. That only applies to vehicles in motion. The static load limit is 700lbs, or 4x[dynamic load limit.] which applies while parked. … Read more

Best Budget Rooftop Tent

Smittybilt Overlander Rooftop Tent The best budget roof top tent is the Smittybilt Overlander. It’s very popular at Amazon.Com. It compares favorably to other tents which are much more expensive. Some of the stats at Amazon.Com: Rating: 4.6 stars out of 5, over 200 reviews., 4-season, sleeps 2 to 3, base footprint 56 x 95in … Read more