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    Faith in suction cups.

    Faith in suction cups.-shoes-crankset-058.jpgI could break my bikes down and squeeze them in the back but this is so much easier.Click image for larger version. 

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ID:	868911 Anyone else try this Seasucker rack yet. I've owned 7 different racks over the years every time I change cars seems my rack isn't compatible. But this set up will attach to anything.
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    Having used high-quality suction cups as a glass installer, I've seen how much force they can generate. They do have to be very high-quality (I would assume these are) and have a vacuum pump built-in, preferably with a device which would allow you to check/monitor/increase the vacuum from inside the car (I can see something going from the rack into the passenger compartment?)

    Using that set-up would be scary at first, but as long as the install was clean and the cups were well maintained I can definitely see it working very well.

    Really slick idea actually..

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    They aren't suction, they are vacuum, and yes, I had one of these racks. They work very well. Taken at 80mph on the highway, even though it looks like I am parked. Cellphones take pretty good pictures these days...

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    Quote Originally Posted by TenSpeed View Post
    They aren't suction, they are vacuum

    same thing.

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    Probably keeps tailgaters off yer arse.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JohnJ80 View Post
    same thing.
    Absolutely not. Do some research.
    '13 FELT TK3 48:15
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    Quote Originally Posted by PlutonicPlague View Post
    Probably keeps tailgaters off yer arse.
    You get a lot of looks, and people taking pictures. Definitely draws attention. Most of the time, they are on cars that you don't normally see bike racks on, such as the Porsche posted above.
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