It’s Ortlieb’s fortieth birthday this 12 months, and one of many methods they’re celebrating is with this restricted version of their signature waterproof bikepacking luggage. In a colourful mixture of purple, petrol blue & orange, this set of luggage delivers all of Ortlieb’s confirmed efficiency, safety & sturdiness, however with a uncommon new look obtainable solely in strictly restricted numbers of simply over a thousand items…
Plus, there’s a brand new waterproof Ortlieb toptube bag coming quickly!
Ortlieb restricted version colourful bikepacking luggage
Whereas a few of their commuter luggage have lengthy been provided in brighter colours that usually assist increase visibility, Ortlieb Bikepacking has completely been a muted darkish grey affair, with only a trace of their normal orange straps. Now that shifts a bit with this restricted version set.
Yep, the restricted version colour is barely provided in a set of their 3 hottest & versatile bikepacking luggage for a complete journey storage capability of 29.5L at a mixed weight of simply over 1.1kg.
Purchase into the LTD set and also you get the signature single roll-down 16.5L Seat Pack that weighs 505g, the double roll-closure 9L Handlebar Pack at 415g, and the one roll-down closure 4L partial Body Pack Toptube RC at 225g.
The brand new restricted version colours don’t change the 100% waterproof, radio frequency welded-seam, nylon & PU-coated development in any manner. And the baggage are all nonetheless sustainably manufactured in-house in Germany, with the identical 5-year assure and ongoing restore service.
Ortlieb labored with small Hamburg bike firm SCIU who customized painted this carbon Juniper gravel bike in the identical purple, petrol & orange to match the restricted version luggage. Customized-painted bikes aren’t really a part of the Ortlieb venture, however SCIU can be pleased to get you a inventory gravel frameset from 2000€ or construct you an entire gravel bike from simply 4200€.
Ortlieb LTD bikepacking luggage – Pricing & availability
The colourful new restricted version Ortlieb bikepacking luggage can be found solely as a set of all three for $400 / 400€ and simply 1050 units have been made obtainable. (Yeah, I received a set!) They’re in the stores beginning at present in Europe, and can arrive within the USA beginning subsequent week. Snap up a uncommon purple, petrol & orange set quick, earlier than they disappear for good.
By the way in which, a few them (perhaps simply the saddlepack)would kinda look good on the brand new Iced Berry Canyon Final street bike for somewhat street packing…
Ortlieb waterproof Gas Pack toptube bag too!
Formally Ortlieb’s latest waterproof toptube bag debuted at Eurobike earlier this summer season, however the Gas Pack isn’t fairly able to hit the cabinets but so it hasn’t seen a number of protection but. The small 1L, 160g bag is made-in-Germany of the identical Ortlieb waterproof PU-coated nylon cloth and straps onto your toptube with 2 rubber straps or with direct mount toptube bolts.
The internally stiffened Gas Pack doesn’t want a strap round your steerer, and will get inside padding & a mesh organizer pocket. It will get an overlapping waterproof flap prime that’s secured closed with magnets to make it straightforward to function with one hand, and can apparently shut & safe itself whenever you let go of the lid. I’m fairly curious, and can begin to check one out subsequent week.
The Gas Pack can be obtainable on-line and in shops from the start of 2023.