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I have never had ladders whistle while driving. I have had ladders on top of my trucks since 1988 and i have never had them whistle or make any noise. However my ladders i have used for the last few years now want to start whistling and making noise. My son complained about it last year near the end of the season and I said I would find a fix. 

https://youtu.be/KGejgd2IyVw

 



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I used tape on mine this looks like a better option.

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Fill them with foam.

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Always have filled them with foam for 24 years. Works like a charm.



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Foam fillum.

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Great idea,

only prob is some ladder brackets go in the ends.
But only abt 10", so im gonna try sticking a shorter piece of 1" foam backer rod to fill the middle only and see if that works.

Less messy and removable.
Good find!

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I bought a couple of cans of spray foam.

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Fyi, wear gloves, that stuff is messy, get some acetone too if you get it on anything wlse esp skin acetone is only thing that cleans it

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That's a good idea

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Great youtube video thanks for sharing Brian

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The PVC on the rack is a great idea

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I can't put the PVC on my ladder rack because it is square aluminum.



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I had that problem once. I figured out if I flipped them over they no longer whistled.



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Great idea and I thought about it but I store my ladder stand offs on the ladder and if I flipped them upside down they would hit the roof. But it is a great idea



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I always wondered why the ladders made that sound

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Brian C Jackson wrote:

I can't put the PVC on my ladder rack because it is square aluminum.


I used a muffler clamp and it was on till I sold it (4 yrs) and it slid on and off easy. 



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In your case Mike,
Your just lucky to have happy ladders

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