The Arkel Dolphin 48 Waterproof Bike Panniers are the most functional, durable, waterproof dry-bags on the market. The Dolphin 48s are large enough for expedition touring and double as excellent daily commuter workhorses. A toploader with sewn and taped seam technology that offers an Interloc® System that creates a watertight seal by folding the closures one over the other. Then it’s roll, clip and go. Two large completely independent waterproof compartments separated by an open access storage pouch that features small laser cut holes at the bottom for drainage – eliminating the need to store wet items inside the bag and doing away with water build up and condensation. Two additional mesh side pockets for convenient quick access storage. Includes our patented Cam-Lock® mounting system – It won’t come off the bike until you want it to! Superior accessibility and the best in dry-bag technology has finally arrived.
Arkel designs and builds the finest Bicycle Panniers for Bike Commuting, Mountain Biking, Bike Touring, or around-the-world Expeditions.
Arkel Dolphin 48 Waterproof Bike Panniers are designed for cyclists, by cyclists, because there is no substitute for on the road experience.
Arkel have come a long way from their humble beginnings when, in 1988, Serge Vigeant set out to design the best bicycle pannier bag available to cyclists period! From the very first pair of touring panniers he made for himself to any touring, off road, randonneur series or commuter pannier you’ll find with the Arkel label today, one thing remains true, they care about your experience on the bike. They’ve always made and will continue to make panniers for cyclists like you; with the finest fabric (Cordura), the best zippers (YKK), the ultimate hook system (all aluminum Cam-Lock® system with no plastic parts to break) and flawless, practical designs that make your tour, commute or bike ride down to the corner store more satisfying.