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What do you carry in your saddle bag?

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Old 02-11-19, 09:12 PM
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Oh yeah, I also carry a few zip ties for random unforeseen emergency repairs.
^^ This! Zip ties have SO many functions.
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Old 02-23-19, 02:43 PM
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Standard kit

I carry a fully stocked puncture repair kit, 2 Allen keys that fit all components on my bike, a pen, a cable and padlock & a glove (I used to have issues with the chain so used a glove to sort that out). If I cycled to work I would also carry a spare inner tube and a 20 note.
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I use a diy tool roll with a Lezyne pump, zip ties, cut down 15 mm wrench, screwdriver, tire irons, 4, 5 and 6 mm allens, Park patch kit and a bit of blue paper shop cloth. If i am going out of town I will add an innertube fot the bike I will be taking.


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Seat bag:
2 tuibes
1 tire lever (rarely use it)
patch kit
Schrader-presta adapter
KMC quick link
Multitool with about a foot of duct tape wrapped around the bag it comes in
bandaids, small roll of medical tape, piece of gauze
paper money
granola bar(s)

Pocket:
Baggie with phone, ID, health insurance card, credit card if long ride and/or far from home

Bike:
Frame pump

I have used everything except the quick link and schrader adapter at one time or another.

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Old 02-24-19, 04:10 PM
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Both of my bikes have a Topeak Aero Wedge (One is small, and one is medium).

They both have the same stuff inside so that I don't run into any surprises.

Always:
  • Tube
  • Mini tool
  • Tube patch kit
  • Tire boot
  • Tire levers
  • Velcro strap
  • Photo copy of ID
  • A few bucks
Sometimes:
  • CO2
  • Energy bar
  • Pant leg strap
  • Hard candies
  • Lock keys
  • Small USB battery bank
The mini pump is always secured to the frame. If I brink a cell it's in my pocket in a baggie to keep the sweat off.
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Old 02-24-19, 04:38 PM
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I don't think I carry anything too much different then others, so from off my memory, because I'm too lazy to get my bags and pour it all out to see! Anyways, I have several bags but they each have mostly the same stuff:

spare tube
tire levers
Park MTB3
folding pliers
6 reusable zipties
3' of duct tape wrapped around a pen
1 or 2 energy bars
3 fiber fix spokes (these are only in the touring bike seat bag)
small flashlight (only in the touring bike bag)
cell phone
Then I have a small Altoids tin that I copied from someone on the internet that I segmented in layers, anyway in it I put cash, boot patch, tube patch and glue, presta to schrader converter, ID card, insurance card, crap some other minor small stuff I can't recall.

I don't carry keys or a garage door opener because I have an external key pad for the garage door.
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