Osprey Transporter Carry-on 44 review

Is the Transporter the perfect luggage for the jet-setting cyclist?

osprey transporter carry-on 44
Cycling Weekly Verdict

For everything from carrying kit for a ride, packing for a weekend away or cramming your stuff in for a flight, Osprey's Transporter Carry-on 44 is one of the best and most versatile luggage solutions available. Well built and durable, it should provide many years of faithful service.

Reasons to buy
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    Intelligent and cavernous storage

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    Easy to carry

Reasons to avoid
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    Corners need a bit more reinforcement

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    Lacks mesh water bottle pocket

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There's a reason why Osprey has such a good reputation within the outdoor community: it makes luggage solutions that seem to just work perfectly for whatever situation you need to carry your kit.

Case in point the new Osprey Transporter Carry-on 44. Whilst not aimed specifically at cyclists what it does offer is a bag packed with features that make it almost perfect for the travelling rider to use on a long weekend or, as it's name implies, as airline carry-on.

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