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Timbuk2 Rapid Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

3.69
based on 60 reviews


We have checked tens of reviews and found 10 reasons to buy the Rapid - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


100% of the reviewers give the Timbuk2 Rapid a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (100%)
Good (0%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
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Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Timbuk2 Rapid:

Reviewers like these things about the Timbuk2 Rapid

  • One reviewer referred to the Timbuk2 Rapid as the best cycling backpack ever.
  • Many users thought it was a perfect size.
  • Reviewers are amazed how it holds a lot for its small size.
  • One user love using it everytime he commute to work on his bike.
  • A reviewer enjoys using it for his routine day hikes.
  • Many owners love its light but durable material.
  • Users agree that the bag holds a lot of their stuff for its size.
  • Many reviewers noted that it does well under light to steady rain.
  • A number of users liked how this bag can be easily rolled for packing and lays flat and is compressible.
  • Many users enjoy the presence of the soft padding that keeps them comfortable at the back.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A number of users thought that it would be better if the bag comes with a hydration bladder and hose.
  • Some reviewers mentioned that although it is resistant to light and steady rain, it is not completely water-proof.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Timbuk2 Rapid models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity14 l (854 cuin)


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Sport
Hiking
Cycling
Travel
School
Backpacking



Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Timbuk2 Rapid features:
  • Hydration bladder
  • Reflective
  • Sternum strap
  • Side pockets
  • Ventilated back panel
  • Ultralight
  • Hydration compatible

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


Rankings


vs Timbuk2 Bags

The Timbuk2 Rapid ranks #42 compared with the other Timbuk2 bags.

40Timbuk2 Moby
3.75
Timbuk2 Moby
41Timbuk2 Quest
3.73
Timbuk2 Quest
42Timbuk2 Rapid
3.69
Timbuk2 Rapid
43Timbuk2 Transit
3.69
Timbuk2 Transit
44Timbuk2 Adapt
3.68
Timbuk2 Adapt

vs All Bags

The Timbuk2 Rapid ranks #2002 compared with all the bags we have checked.

2000Sleepypod Air
3.69
Sleepypod Air
2001Timbuk2 Rapid
3.69
Timbuk2 Rapid
2002Sakroots New Adventure
3.69
Sakroots New Adventure
2003LowePro Adventura
3.69
LowePro Adventura
2004Hartmann Vigor
3.69
Hartmann Vigor



Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparison of the Timbuk2 Rapid vs the Timbuk2 Blitz.

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Timbuk2 Rapid vs Timbuk2 Blitz


Timbuk2 Rapid
Timbuk2 Rapid

3.69

Based on 60 reviews
Capacity: 14 l
Weight:
Price: $$


Timbuk2 Blitz
Timbuk2 Blitz

4.10
BEST
Based on 14 reviews

Capacity:
Weight:
Price: $$

  • The Rapid is rated slightly worse than the Blitz.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 74 reviews of the two bags.

Both bags are available in these colors:
Black





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Last updated on July 03, 2019