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More paint options

We can now offer custom powder-coat finish where only the side/end/top panels are coated prior to assembly, contrasting perfectly with the anodised aluminium frame sections. Available in all 158 colours per attached sheet. This picture is RAL 9011 matt finish.

New! Tourmalet integrated workstand – test pilots wanted.

This is prototype of a kit to convert a Tourmalet box in to a fully functioning workstand. More photos below. perfect for setting up gears, brakes, cockpit - also for washing/polishing/preening adjustable for a full range of road bike wheelbases allows full rotation...

Custom name tags

Customer Karl asked for a stealthy/subtle metal tag to identify his Tourmalet - we had this little beauty laser-cut from same material as the boxes - it's since been riveted to the top of his box.  

Ventoux in Heather Violet

Latest box finished in a custom powder-coat - in this case, RAL4003 Heather Violet - it's fantastically bright!  

Solution to the Trek Madone challenge!

The Trek Madone is a very popular bike amongst our customers, or should I say would-be customers... The trend for evermore integrated cockpits and demands for aero characteristics make it the most challenging bike to travel with.  Restricted fork rotation means that...

Custom Ventouxs

In the past couple if weeks we have built three special versions of our Ventoux box, one for a customer who wanted to carry four wheels and two to carry a Trek Madone, the hardest bike to pack by some distance (more on that in a future post!). We've always had the...

Custom powder-coating

The ability to have our boxes powder-coated from a range of 165 colours is becoming a very popular option - 20% of customers are choosing this. Why? To match club/team livery, a bike colour or simply making the box easy to spot at the airport. The finish adds a few...

Pretty in green

  This just back from paint - one lucky customer will soon be receiving a very green box! These custom colour boxes now account for over 15% of our shipments - it's a tough, durable powder-coat finish applied over a part-assembled shell, prior to assembly of...

I’ve used many other boxes but this surpasses them by far. They thought of everything and top of the list is style and function. You couldn’t want more. – Xterra World Champs Competitor
Mike Watson