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Arkel GT-18BP Convertible Backpack Pannier

Arkel GT-18BP Convertible Backpack Pannier
Color: Moss
Amount: Unit (1)
Size: 18L
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- To offer the ideal option for bike and hike trips.
- Quickly transform it as a backpack to bring as an airplane carry-on or carry it with you when exploring the town.
- Easily organize your gear with its awesome pockets and the full-length dual zippers.
- Stash a rain jacket, a first layer, or any quick-access items in the front mesh pocket.
- Keep your stuff dry even when it's raining cats and dogs because of the 100% waterproof liner in the main compartment.
- Offer an ethical bag made in Canada.
- Ride blissfully on bumpy roads, thanks to the Cam-Lock® Attachment System that locks the bag to the rack.
- Complete your touring kit as it complements nicely the GT-54 rear bags.
- Buy it as a pair or a unit so you can have one regular GT-18 and one GT-18 Backpack or two GT-18 Backpacks.

- If your rack tubing diameter is bigger than 15mm (and up to 21mm), you will need the Oversized Cam-Lock. More details here

Positions: front or rear racks
Weight: 1.2 kg (2.7 lbs)
Volume: 18 L (1100 cu. in.)

- Available in Cordura 1000D fabric.
- Backpack version of the regular GT-18.
- Designed as front panniers to compliment our GT-54 for fully loaded touring.
- The rectangular shape offers the most versatility in terms of lodging capacity.
- Comes with a fully waterproof integrated liner bag inside the main compartment.
- The exterior mesh pocket is great for storing that rain jacket after a summer shower.
- Comes as a single unit or as a pair.
- Made in Canada.
- Very strong Cam-Lock® Attachment System to hold the pannier firmly on the rack.

Converts from Backpack to Pannier in Seconds
Place the Cam-Look bungee and hook in the upper portion of the bag. Remove the velcro flaps to free the straps. Tuck the flaps behind the straps and voilà!

Proudly Made in Canada
All of our bags, panniers and accessories are designed in our Canadian office. When it comes to the production and assembly of the GT-18BP Convertible Backpack Pannier, it is hand-sewn in our production facility in Sherbrooke.

Equipped with the Cam-Lock®
The Cam-Lock is our patented attachment system. It allows you to securely attach or quickly remove your bike bag from your rack in a matter of seconds.

Part Numbers

Option MPN Store SKU
Unit (1) / Moss / 18L GT18BPM GT118783207S