The FenderBag provides protection and storage in front of the down tube. The multi-point mounting system allows the bag to also function as a fender. The shape and length of the bag can be adjusted for widely varying loads, bike styles, and pedal and tire clearances. The empty bag is ~70 cm long with a circumference of ~32 cm. Long and heavy object such as water bottles, fat bike tubes, spare parts and tools, tent poles and pegs, and many fishing rod cases will slide into this top-loading bag. The bag is sized for easy insertion and removal of standard 1 or 1.4 litre Nalgene bottles. Six included straps secure the bag and contents to the frame, while also shaping the load and minimizing movement. The flexing of the material while riding aids in shedding mud. Effective loading of this bag can help lower the bike’s centre of gravity and also reduce weight on the handlebars. Total installed weight with all straps is ~140 grams. The bag can be used empty as just a fender and protection for the downtube. Construction is X-Pac VX21, nylon webbing, Duraflex buckles, and Velcro One-Wrap strapping. This bag and closure is water resistant but not waterproof. The roll-top closure also adjusts the length of the bag to fit a wide range of bike types and sizes. Such as a small (Salsa Cutthroat pictured) or extra small (Liv full-suspension pictured) bike frames.
Utilizes Bikepackers Foundry unique interlocking Velcro hook & loop securement and tensioning system that requires no bottle bosses or permanent attachment points on the bicycle frame.