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Post by T25Pete Sun Jul 15, 2018 3:01 pm

Hi everyone, I’m sure that there are plenty of posts on this topic but I cant find how to search.
I’m after recommendations for a tow ball mounted bike rack. Platform type. I have tried the hang on type but the handle bars rub on the rear panel.
The tar bar I have was fitted but Watling and looks normal in terms of its distance from the back of the van.
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Post by gemdeco Sun Jul 15, 2018 5:00 pm

Hi
   Why not just loosen the handle bars and twist them round while travelling
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Post by Ramblers Sun Jul 15, 2018 5:10 pm

Hi, I have an Atera tow ball bike rack and always turn the handle bar of the first bike to prevent any contact with the back of the van. Only a few seconds job but gives peace of mind.

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Post by harrysp Sun Jul 15, 2018 7:40 pm

We too have an Atera, but don’t turn handlebars. We do use a cover for the bikes most of the time. No marks on the back of the van with or without the covers. 

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Post by T25Pete Sun Jul 15, 2018 9:41 pm

Thanks everyone,
Sounds like twisting the bars is the answer. The Atera looks a nice rack and has good reviews. I can get the equivent Thule locally. 
Does anyone have experience of the Velo 925?
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