Carradice Saddlebag

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  • The SQR and the QR Bagman are 2 different mounting systems:

  • Oh I see, my bad. I do like my QR bagman then.

  • I've got a bagman qr with the extra support rods that bolt on to the frame. I found that the bagman by itself would flex too much with a loaded camper longflap. the support rods are great, no more flex. I usually clip on a shoulder strap and take the bag with me when i do groceries on trips.

  • I've got a Glentress which is an SQR carradice which holds about 5 litres. Perfect commuting size, it's a shame they discontinued it.

  • +1 for Sue. I bought a Super C saddlebag years ago for the canti-mount front rack on my commuter / baby-hauler, but I never quite got the mounting right. Now on the seatpost with an SQR mount, and it is far better.

    36 x Sue
    14 x Priscilla
    12 x Andrea
    12 x Debby
    11 x Janet
    10 x Christine
    9 x Emma
    6 x Susan
    6 x Kelly
    6 x Margareta
    1 x Debi
    1 x Gill
    1 x Vicky
    1 x Sharon
    1 x Zaneta
    1 x Keely

  • Before I order, what is the difference between these two bags ?
    https://www.spacycles.co.uk/m2b0s73p3990­/CARRADICE-Cordura-Audax-Saddlebag
    https://www.spacycles.co.uk/m2b0s73p2783­/CARRADICE-Super-C-Audax

    Just the material ? And if so, which do I go with?

  • Cordura is lighter and stronger but cotton duck is natural and sustainable.

  • Cordura might be initially stronger but you get a rip in that and it will unravel much sooner than cotton.

  • True, that ^

  • Have gone with the quick release support and Super C Audax from spa cycles. 200g extra weight won't make a difference on an already heavy bike and @withered_preacher raises a fair point about cordura. I think £96 posted for both items seems fair for something that should last me a couple of decades.

  • Let us know how you get on. We have a few of them, two of which are over 25 years old (I know that's nowhere near as long as what some here and elsewhere may have).

  • Quick release looks very hand indeed. Will fill it with crap and ride it today.


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  • Never noticed the names on these.

    +1 for Andrea - Nelson long strap
    +1 for Christine - zip roll

    36 x Sue
    14 x Priscilla
    13 x Andrea
    12 x Debby
    11 x Janet
    11 x Christine
    9 x Emma
    6 x Susan
    6 x Kelly
    6 x Margareta
    1 x Debi
    1 x Gill
    1 x Vicky
    1 x Sharon
    1 x Zaneta
    1 x Keely

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