INSTALATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR ARKEL FRONT LOW RIDER RACK

 

This rack is designed to mount on forks with standard eyelets with a spacing of 165mm from the lower eyelet to the mid fork eyelet. If there is no mid fork eyelets on your fork. it is recommend to use additional band clamps for around the fork legs.

 

MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE LOAD FOR THIS RACK IS 33LBS (15KG)

The Hardware included in this package is for both threaded and through-bolt upper eyelets.

(2) M5 x 45mm bolts
(4) M5 x 25mm bolts
(2) M5 Nylock Nuts
(6) M5 Washers
(4) M5 Aluminum Spacers

If the eyelet mid-way up the fork goes completely through the fork leg, follow these instructions:
Align rack with hoop facing forward to lower fork eyelets and attach with M5 x 25mm short bolts.For best alignment,
it may be necessary to use the spacers include with the hardware.
Align the upper eyelets with the horizontal slot in the adjustable crossbar so that the top tube of therack is horizontal
and attach rack with M5 x 45mm long bolts and nut. Spacers may be necessary for best alignment of the rack.
Tighten all hardware, and your installation is complete.

 

If the upper eyelet on your fork does NOT go all the way through the fork leg, follow these instructions:
Align the rack with hoop facing forward to lower fork eyelets and attach with M5 x 25mm short bolts. For best alignment, it may be necessary to use the spacers included with the hardware.
Align
the upper eyelets with the slot in the adjustable crossbar so that the top tube of the rack is horizontal and attach the rack with the remaining M5 X 25mm short bolts. Spacers may be necessary for best alignment of the rack.
CAUTION NOT TO USE THE LONGER M5 x 45MM BOLTS
Tighten all hardware and your installation is complete.

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