Howies Roadsign bag review

Commuting backpack with reflective detailing

Our rating 
3.0 out of 5 star rating 3.0
£49.00 RRP
Howies Roadsign backpack

Our review

Big enough for commuting essentials, with handy features
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The Roadsign pack has been a signature Howies product for years, the ‘Keep right’ reflective arrow being a logo, a statement of your place in the road and a practical aid to motorists in one. 

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It’s not a big pack, nor a waterproof one, but it carried everything the test asked, with the laptop loose in the main compartment. The outer pouch has smaller pockets with locations for a pump, multitool, wallet and so on. 

Mesh side pockets and an extra zip pouch on the left side and a bungee on the right add to its utility. The 100 per cent nylon material feels a bit thin, though we know of a few samples in their third or fourth season of use. 

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This article was originally published in Cycling Plus magazine, available on Apple Newsstand and Zinio.

Product Specifications

Product

Name Roadsign (12)
Brand Howies

Weight (g) 600
Capacity 16
Colour Black