Thule Slipstream 887XT


The Thule Slipstream 887XT is a premium load-assist kayak rack that supports 50% of the kayak’s weight during loading and unloading.


  • Easier loading and unloading, thanks to sliding roller that extends out beyond the back of the vehicle and supports up to 40 lbs, 36” width, and 50% of the kayak’s weight
  • Secure transportation due to pivoting saddles that automatically conform to nearly every kayak shape and size
  • Durable, rust-resistant coating and hardware for longer product life
  • Added protection, thanks to 4 touchpoints of padded support that conform to the hull
  • Carries 1 kayak and requires 1 person to load and unload
  • Up to 2 carriers per vehicle
  • Includes all straps to transport 1 kayak
  • Requires Thule rack systems crossbars, round bars, or factory racks – see Buyer’s Guide
  • Primary watercraft: Kayak

Technical specifications

Load capacity75 lb
Dimensions71.5 x 23 x 8.5 in
Weight20.5 lb
Rubber cover for strap buckle
Length of straps2×15′
One Key System compatible
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Model number887XT