Searching...
 
 
 
 
 
> Our Catalog > Car Racks > Hitch-Mount > RockyMounts > Splitrail Hitch Rack
 
RockyMounts Splitrail Hitch Rack

RockyMounts Splitrail Hitch Rack

Product Rating
 
1.0 stars
 (1 Review)
$519.95
Availability:
  • This item is not permitted to be shipped, however it can be purchased online and picked up at your convenience.
 

Product Details

RockyMounts Splitrail Hitch Rack

Rockymount's SplitRail is a lightweight, expandable-platform hitch rack that carries up to four bicycles. Made of 6063 aluminum and chromoly steel, the SplitRail weighs a category-leading 44 pounds and features adjustable trays to allow optimal fit between loaded bikes.

- The SplitRail uses a ratcheting arm to secure bikes without contacting their frames. The system is fast and easy to use and works with almost any bike–including those with non-traditional frames. It accommodates bikes with wheel diameters between 20 and 29 inches, and tire widths of up to 3.2 inches.

- The SplitRail's bike trays can be laterally offset by four inches to avoid seat and handlebar interference, and it comes with an integrated cable lock system that allows each bike to be locked individually. A locking hitch pin (included) keeps the rack itself secured to the vehicle. It also features a wall mount for convenient home storage.

- The 2-inch receiver SplitRail carries two bikes/120 pounds standard, and expands with single bike add-on trays (sold separately) to handle three or four bikes. Its maximum weight capacity when carrying four bikes is 160 pounds, or 40 pounds per bike.

- The 1.25-inch receiver SplitRail carries a maximum of two bikes weighing up to 120 pounds, or 60 pounds per bike.

Features and Information

  • Fits 1.25 and 2-inch receivers
  • Compatibility questions? Ask us!
 
  • Part Numbers close open

    Option Barcode Manufacturer's Part Number Vendor Number
    1.25-inch receiver 00815189020288 1140 JBI-450087
    2-inch receiver 00815189020295 1130 QBP-AR8141
    Back to top
  • Consumer Reviews close open

    REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

    by PowerReviews
    --- [ Replace PRoduct Name ] ---
     
    1.0 stars

    (based on 1 review)

    0%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Write a Review

    Pros

    • Bikes are very secure on the rack. 
    • Easy to use, lightweight. 
    • Integrated lock. 
    • Nice look on the car 

    Cons

    • I had to continually tighten the knob 
    • Rattles 
    • Weld broke, bikes fell off while driving!! 

    Reviewed by 1 customers

    Sort by

    Displaying reviews 1

     
    1.0

    Weld broke and bikes fell off while driving.

    By Christina

    from New Mexico

    About Me

    Pros

    • easy to use, lightweight.
    • Integrated lock.
    • Nice look on the car
    • Bikes are very secure on the rack.

    Cons

    • Rattles
    • I had to continually tighten the knob
    • Weld broke, bikes fell off while driving!!

    Best Uses

      Comments:

      I had the rockymounts split rail 2 bike rack with a single add-on for a total of 3 bikes. I love the concept of this design, but it needs modifications. I would NOT recommend this hitch rack due to safety concerns. With a little redesign, this could be a great rack. It was installed on my 2015 CRV with a Draw-Tite class III hitch receiver. The bikes we carry are: Men's Commencal mountain bike (size medium, 30 lbs), Women's Specialized Jynx Elite mountain bike (size small, 25 pounds), and a Boy's Trek bike (24" kids, 20 pounds). THE WELD BROKE (connecting the platform to the tube that goes into the hitch) and the bikes fell off while I was driving. I have photos. Thankfully it happen when I was driving slow in a smooth flat parking lot with nobody behind me. If this had happened on a road or the highway, my bikes would have been destroyed and I would have caused major accidents behind me (with serious injury/death to others). Me and my kids were left stranded 3 hours from home (our first trip away from home with the rack!). The only way to get home with our bikes was to go to a local bike shop and buy a Thule rack at a much higher cost and have the guys there help me get it put together and on my car. Rockymounts needs to get rid of the weld and instead use bolts to connect them like other reputable manufacturers. My new Thule rack is connected with bolts and feels much more secure. I was offered a replacement Rockymounts rack, but I declined. I am seeking a refund instead. I would not put anyone else on the road in jeopardy by putting another one of these racks on my car. It isn't worth the risk.

      • Gift:
      • No

      Displaying reviews 1

      Back to top

      Previous | Next

     
    cannondale bicycles electra bicycles   Haro Bicycles Trek Bicycles Gore Bicycle Apparel Bontrager Cycling Accessories Apparel
    • Cahaba Heights
    • 3179 Cahaba Heights Road
    • Birmingham, Alabama 35243
    • (205) 967-2003
    • M-F 10-6 Sat 9-6, SUN Closed
    • Map & Directions
    • Homewood
    • 2834 South 18th Street
    • HOMEWOOD, ALabama 35209
    • (205) 879-3244
    • M-F 10-6, Sat 9-6, SUN closed
    • Map & Directions
    • Oak Mountain
    • 2271 Pelham Parkway
    • Pelham, ALabama 35124
    • (205) 987-4043
    • M-F 10-6, Sat 9-6, Sun 1-5
    • Map & Directions
    • Trussville
    • 183 Main Street
    • Trussville, ALabama 35173
    • (205) 655-6090
    • M-F 10-6, Sat 9-5, SUN closed
    • Map & Directions

    Copyright © 2017 Cahaba Cycles