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Advanced Aero Storage for Integrated Triathlon & TT Bikes with low-profile strap system

The Speedpack 483 is our most advanced aero top tube-mounted fuel and gear pack. With its versatile mounting system, the 483 will fit nearly any bike on the road. Which means that the Speedpack 483 is 100% compatible with new generation tri superbikes with integrated stems and/or aerobars. And the Speedpack 483's low-profile strap system allows the pack to mount securely to your top tube with zero sliding and without attaching to a stem or steerer tube. The 483's full aero profile minimizes aero drag, even without hiding behind a conventional stem. And minimizing drag means more speed at a given power output.

The Speedpack 483 is also the perfect choice if your bike has top tube entry aero cabling (cables that enter the top tube vertically behind the stem). The Speedpack 483 can mount anywhere on your top tube and its advanced mounting system means that you won't need to run straps around either your cables or your steerer tube. And, since the Speedpack 483 doesn't attach to a stem, the 483 is also a great choice if you run a super low stem and just don't have the real estate to run straps around your steerer.

Like our other Speedpacks, the 483's advanced computer-designed shape, derived from a true NACA airfoil, maximizes the pack's aero advantage. And we integrated many of the same unique Speedpack features that reduce drag, improve on-bike stability, ease usability, and maintain high durability.

The Bottom Line:  The streamlined Speedpack 483 will securely and conveniently carry the race and training gear you need on your advanced triathlon bike, while minimizing drag and helping you ride faster.


More images of the Speedpack 483 and our other packs mounted on triathlon, road, and gravel bikes on our instagram and facebook photostreams:



Advanced CAD-designed shape, tapered and contoured in three dimensions.  Extended pack shape derived from a low-drag symmetrical airfoil.  Concave bottom keeps the pack tight and aero on your top tube.

Special low profile velcro strap system combined with 3M adhesive loop allow the Speedpack to mount securely anywhere on your top tube.  Advanced strap system allows for a perfect fit on a wide range of top tube shapes with zero rotation or slipping.

Aerodynamic hidden YKK zipper with dual two-way sliders allow easy access to your gear.  Tough coated nylon sides resist water and abrasion.  Full-length rubberized bottom grips top tube to keep Speedpack in position.  Custom shaped HDPE plastic insert and high-density closed cell foam side panels keep aero shape, protect cargo and provide insulation.

Made in the USA from US and imported components.  



Approximate Capacity:  483cc (29.5 ci);  Holds up to 4 full-size 2.4 oz Clif bars (bars unwrapped & halved).

Length:  27cm (10.5");   Height (without straps):  7cm (2.75");   Width:  5cm (2");   Weight:  73g.


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