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The only style that I have seen requires you to remove the front tire and the fork fits into a clamp style locking system. They actually modify a cleat to fit the clamp too.

If you don't want to remove the front tire, then I am sure you can build something out of wood/pipe/etc.... that bolts to the lower/rear track and you can use a quick tie-down strap to hold the rear of the bikes in place so they don't bounce.
 

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I have been looking for that application as well and I have found nothing but custom mounts people made from their existing utilitrac system.
 

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Check out rocky mounts. They make a bike mount for the utilitrack. I've got one and love it.
 

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If anyone is looking to make a modified something, I have an adjustable rack for a pick up bed that requires the front tire to be removed and holds two bikes. It is a cannondale model and I have it on my Craigslist locally. Not a rider, but was given it by a friend to sell.

ending shameless plug now :)
 

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I used my old mounts and bolted them with Superstruts (for electrical conduit mounting) from Home Depot. 1/4" bolt fits in the threaded hole and a spring loaded superstrut slides right into the utili-trac rail. They can be used for bolting just about anything to the rail.

 

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i just made a wood 2X6 frame to slide the front wheel in, and it sandwiches in between the wheel wells. me, having a downhill bike it make's it much easier to cary my bike in the bed because it is a PITA to take the front wheel off... ill take some pics tonight when i get out of work
 

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How do you keep the fork on? Can you explain how you did this in detail? Does it securely hold the bike even on rutted gravel roads? I want to do something like this but am totally unfamiliar with electrical things. I'd appreciate it!

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I used my old mounts and bolted them with Superstruts (for electrical conduit mounting) from Home Depot. 1/4" bolt fits in the threaded hole and a spring loaded superstrut slides right into the utili-trac rail. They can be used for bolting just about anything to the rail.

 

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How do you keep the fork on? Can you explain how you did this in detail? Does it securely hold the bike even on rutted gravel roads? I want to do something like this but am totally unfamiliar with electrical things. I'd appreciate it!

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Just go to your local homedepot or lowes and check out the spring nuts. They are located in the electrical section next to the C-channels. If you can't find them, just ask the electrical guy, he should know if he is good at his job.
 

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I did the same exact thing as the picture above, cost about $3.00 plus my existing fork mount. I have my spring nuts mounted the other way, with the bolt going through the spring, not sure if it matters.
 

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Yeah those are the same ones I used. A 1" bolt with 1/4" thread works perfect.
 

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Bought those little nuts yesterday. Performancebike has the mounts on sale for $9.99 online. How secure will this be though, on rutted gravel roads? Do I need to do anything to the back of the bike to keep it from swaying around?
 

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Very secure. I did this about five years ago and haven't touched them since. Not a single problem. Put LocTite on them if you want more insurance.:)
 

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Oh yeah, I use them to strap things to quite often as well.
 
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