Tips and Tricks


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How To Wax a Canvas Bag

Waxed canvas has been part of our Custom Bag Options for a little while. Tough, highly weatherproof, and with a touch of "heritage" nostalgia, understandably it has been a popular choice… more

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How To Wax a Canvas Bag

Waxed canvas has been part of our Custom Bag Options for a little while. Tough, highly weatherproof, and with a touch of "heritage" nostalgia, understandably it has been a popular choice… more


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Four Things I Learned While 4WD Touring

I am normally a self-supported style of adventure guy. Carry everything you need on your back, and get there using your own steam power. Be it hiking, climbing, scrambling, mountain… more


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Packing Light: Rolling Clothes

As you know from previous posts I like to pack light, but more importantly pack with just a carry on bag like our BullPup or Spare Camel. This means I… more


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Lockable Zips

I occasionally get asked if our BullPup or Spare Camel backpacks can have their zips locked. The simple answer is yes, yes you can! Word Of Note: Locking zips does… more


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Riding Away With Royd

1.9kg is a big weight when you are riding a long distance. Have you considered how you are going to deal with your bike bag when you get to your… more


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How To Attach Cellblocks

Our Cell Blocks, being the Cell Block L and Cell Block M, are designed to be put inside your bag, to hang from inside your bag, or to be rigged up to the… more


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Airline Surcharges – Avoid being stung

I have increasingly been hearing stories of people being stung for "excess baggage" charges when travelling with their bike. Thankfully this does not happen here in Australia, but mostly on US… more


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Clean Your Hands

You rode to the airport, unfolded your Royd, securely packed up your bike and are about to check in when you realise that your hands look like you have been… more