Make light work of securely storing longer gear such as Fishing Rods, Snowboards and Skis with these alligator-grip style holders. Built to keep your gear safe on and off the worlds toughest roads. Made from corrosion resistant steel and sealed with the same durable, weather resistant powder coating as the Front Runner Slimline II Rack. The soft 30mm / 1.2 wide rubber grippers clench tight without harming or scratching the surfaces of your valuable gear in all weather conditions. Lock your valuable Ski / Snowboard / Fishing Rods in place for extra security. Supplied with 4 keys (3 spare keys). The locking mechanism has a ratchet feature to allow easier closing of the holders for gear up to 30mm / 1.2'' thick. A Hold open feature allows for easy loading and unloading. Usable opening size: 495mm / 19.5. There is a 65mm / 2.6 clearance distance from the top of the rack or load bar slat to the bottom of the Snowboard / Fishing Rod. A holder set can accommodate two (2) pairs of Ski's or one (1) Snowboard (two (2) with bindings removed). All Slimline II Roof Racks can accommodate 2 holders side by side. This allows storage of up to four (4) pairs of Skis or two (2) Snowboards (four (4) with bindings removed). Save space on top of your rack and use Recovery Device AND Gear Holding Side Brackets - by Front Runner* to mount this carrier to the sides of any Front Runner Rack. *Note: Recovery Device Adjustable Side Brackets are sold separately.