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Timbuk2 Tuck Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 192 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 10 reasons to buy the Tuck - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

62% of the reviewers give the Timbuk2 Tuck a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (37%)
Good (25%)
Average (16%)
Poor (6%)
Bad (13%)


Reviews Summary

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

Reviewers like these things about the Timbuk2 Tuck

  • Reviewers said that the pack looks great and well built.
  • Many users said that the laptop pocket is padded on the back of the bag and lightly padded on the inside part, facing towards the rest of the bag.
  • One great feature mentioned by many users is that to have easy access to the laptop pocket, there is a size zipper that allows you to pull it out quickly.
  • Most users said that the entire backpack is built of very tough, waterproof nylon.
  • Most reviewers said that the organization in this backpack is perfect.
  • A couple of pockets for important stuff.
  • Users said that back pack allows them to carry more and feel like they are carrying less.
  • Reviewers said that the two side pockets are great for a water bottle.
  • Many reviewers said that the top carry handle is very convenient.
  • Most reviewers said that the buckle and adjustable strap on front seem to be well made.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some reviewers said that the front of the laptop sleeve is just a thin.
  • One user said that the buckle broke shortly after 2 months of normal usage.
  • Some other users said that the two shoulder straps lining feels very flimsy.


Crowdsourced specs across all Timbuk2 Tuck models and sizes:

Capacity iconCapacity20 l (1220 cuin)
Weight iconWeight1.5 oz (0.7 kg)
Length iconLength15 in (38 cm)
Width6 in (15 cm)
Height17 in (43 cm)
Laptop iconLaptop SizeMax. 15 inches

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Timbuk2 Tuck features:
  • Carry-on size
  • Reflective
  • Roll top

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

Capacity/Weight Levels

The capacity/weight level shows how much the bag weights compared with it's capacity (volume).

The lower the capacity/weight level, the better.

PACK20 l1.5 oz0.08 oz/L


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The Timbuk2 Tuck ranks #59 compared with the other Timbuk2 bags.

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The Timbuk2 Tuck ranks #2685 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019