Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ

IS THE GEAR CARRIER COMPATIBLE WITH A HITCH BALL?

No, not for the moment. Based on feedback from the community, we are studying the feasibility of incorporating a hitch ball. This requires modifying the coupling part of the gear carrier and an additional homologation.

WHAT IS THE WEIGHT OF THE GEAR CARRIER ONLY?

The weight of the equipment carrier is approximately 60kg excluding modules. Modules are part of the payload wich is 200kg.

WHAT IS THE MAXIMUM PAYLOAD WEIGHT ON THE HARDWARE CARRIER?

200kg payload: this load may vary depending on the carrier vehicle.

HOW WILL THE GEAR HOLDER BE SECURE?

With padlocks.

THE GEAR CARRIER WILL BE COMPATIBLE WITH WHICH VEHICLE MODELS?

Initially VW T5 to T6.1. We will be updating this list in the coming months.

IS THE GEAR CARRIER COMPATIBLE WITH DOUBLE DOORS AND TAILGATES?

Yes.

REAR CAMERA?

We are currently testing a solution that can be integrated into all new models of gear carriers and those already in circulation.

WHAT ARE THE NEXT STEPS IN SKEP?

The next step is to present you with a configurator on which you can create your personalized gear carrier with its modules according to your uses. Then we will launch the crowdfunding campaign where you'll be able to pre-order your gear carrier. After the fundraising campaign, the gear carrier will be officially marketed and we will continue to innovate by offering modules and accessories that will fit on your gear carrier.

WHERE WILL THE GEAR CARRIER BE MANUFACTURED?

The gear carrier will be made in France.

WHAT WILL BE THE PRICE OF THE HARDWARE HOLDER?

It is by dint of optimizations and improvements that we have been able to make progress on the costing. We were thus able to calculate a price range. The gear carrier alone is estimated between € 1,820 to € 1,910. With a full configuration of modules, it goes around 3000 euros.