We’ve all been there: You’re using alongside and having fun with your self if you understand you need a snack — however you don’t wish to cease.
That’s the thought behind the brand new Kitchen Sink bike bag from Redshift Sports activities. Or at the least we assume that’s a part of the objective, given the Nut Butter Bar sitting prominently on prime of the bag in product images.
Redshift’s Kitchen Sink bag suits snugly between the loop on the corporate’s Kitchen sink bar. It’s adjustable, with a backside that unzips to increase by nearly 50 p.c, offering room for further snacks or no matter “junk” you wish to deliver alongside.
We wrote concerning the Kitchen sink bar again in 2019. Redshift’s gravel-specific handlebar affords a number of hand positions and is available in two variations — one with an built-in aero loop, and the opposite with out it. Out there in 44, 46, and 48cm widths measured on the hoods, the bars characteristic a 25° flare, 70mm attain, 110mm drop, 12° sweep, and 20mm rise.
Putting in the Kitchen Sink
Anybody who has used bike luggage, particularly ones hooked up to handlebars, would possibly count on rattling or shaking. However Redshift designed the Kitchen Sink bag to keep away from that downside.
“We wished to make one thing that was tidy and nearly hidden,” Redshift spokesperson Greg Hillson stated. “It’s not an in a single day bag, so we take a look at this extra as a day-to-day device.”
In its native configuration, the bag holds .77 liters of no matter you wish to throw in it. By increasing the underside, it opens as much as 1 liter.
“Aesthetically it appears just a little higher compressed additionally,” Hillson stated. “If you wish to deliver a windbreaker or some extra Clif bars in there, it offers you further room.”
The Kitchen Sink bag is supposed for day-to-day use greater than something. A number of individuals simply need a house to place a telephone, a tube and a snack. Broaden the pocket, and riders can throw in a C02 canister and perhaps a jacket as nicely.
With magnetic seals on the bag, it’s additionally simple sufficient to succeed in into the Kitchen Sink with out ever slowing down, Hillson stated.
Go All In With Redshift Pc Mount
If you have already got the Kitchen Sink — otherwise you’re interested by it — then Redshift hopes you’ll get the newest add-ons. That features not solely the Kitchen Sink, however a nifty laptop mount that pairs with the bike bag.
The mount will work simply tremendous with each Garmin and Wahoo merchandise, Redshift stated.
“The mounting system is proprietary to the bar however can be utilized with many computer systems,” Hillson stated.
However these luggage have been designed primarily for off-bike entry, with zippers and Velcro to maintain gadgets safe whereas using. The Kitchen Sink bag, then again, affords rapid entry whereas nonetheless pedaling alongside.
It’s simple to think about grabbing a granola bar from this little rucksack and chowing down with out dropping momentum from a brief cease.
Pricing & Availability
The Kitchen Sink bag and laptop mount from Redshift Sports activities official launch on Sept. 20, and can be instantly out there to ship.
The bike bag retails for $60 and the mount sells for $25.
.77 liters compressed and 1 liter in expanded format
Magnetic closure – simply entry meals, telephone and instruments.
Matches 17 granola bars OR 20 gels and a pair of bars OR 1 vest, multi-tool, tube, CO2+inflator and Clif Bar
120 grams. Mount 21 grams
YKK waterproof zippers, Cordura materials
Retail Worth of $59.99, non-obligatory Mount for Garmin or Wahoo is $19.99
Elective laptop mount/GoPro mount
Matches all Redshift Kitchen Sink bars with loop