Essentials Case

kr600.00 (incl. import duty)

Essentials Case is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 60.
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Ideal for training and social rides, this robust leather case is perfect storage for vital cycling items. The zipped case easily fits a spare tube, multi-tool and protects your valuables from the elements.

Essentials Case

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Essentials Case

Ideal for training and social rides and perfect storage for vital cycling tools and valuables. Made from a robust leather, the case fits comfortably into a jersey pocket, and is finished with bound seams to ensure your gear stays as dry as possible. (Please note that the case is not waterproof.)

Inside, the case has a small sleeve pocket for carrying a credit card, while the main compartment is large enough to carry a spare inner tube, tyre levers, a gas cylinder, as well as an average-sized multi-tool or mobile phone. The case fits the iPhone 5 and 6, but not the iPhone 6+.

"Actually the other day Simon [Mottram, Rapha co-founder] sent me this leather wallet to put my phone and money in. I always just took a plastic bag, but now Rapha have made this, I will never go for a ride without it. "
Mark Cavendish on GQ.com »

FEATURES

  • Bound seams.
  • Small inner credit card pocket.
  • Zipped on two sides.
  • Large enough to store: spare inner tube; tyre levers; gas cylinder; reasonably sized multi-tool or mobile phone.
  • Riri zip

FABRIC

  • Leather

CARE INSTRUCTIONS

  • Hand wash only
  • Sponge clean with warm water
  • Do not bleach
  • Do not iron
  • Hang dry
  • If leather is cracking or distressed, apply a small amount of Rapha Glove Balm.

  • 14cm(L) x 2cm(W) x 9cm(H)
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Tidiness A nice pics, good quality, fit perfect in the pocket. I would be nice if it could fit a iPhone 6S hope Rapha make a new version soon.
Date published: 2016-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Leather natural stuff Always with me, if not on the bike it´s in my bag on travel
Date published: 2015-11-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Should have bought sooner This replaced a zip lock bag and while yes, the zip lock kept things dry, they were not organized. And lets face it, pulling out a zip lock bag from you kit somewhat defeats the purpose of wearing nice kit. At any rate, should have bought this a lot sooner as others have commented.
Date published: 2016-04-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Essentials case A great product for cycling as well as a wallet..strongly recommended
Date published: 2016-02-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from An Essential! This case is perfectly sized to carry all my essential items on the road. I can easily carry a tube. levers, multi-tool, cash, cards, and more. The smooth leather exterior helps with inserting and removing the case from your jersey pocket. The interior pockets are a bonus!
Date published: 2016-02-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great quality; perfect size I bought the essentials case to replace a saddle bag. I may be in the minority to do this, but the case works perfectly and isn't burdensome at all when in a jersey pocket. I am sure this case is also perfect for other essentials, except phablets. My Plus-sized iPhone doesn't fit.
Date published: 2016-03-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Does what it's supposed to - and that very well! I was using a "Bakpocket" until quite recently. It also does what it's supposed to do, but the Rapha Essentials Case does it better. With the phones getting bigger, I had a bit of an issue packing my iPhone 6s with Apple leather cover through the opening slit in the Bakpocket, since it does not really open all the way. It's harder to get out for a quick photo or SMS as well. I find this to be much easier with the Essentials Case and the all-around zipper. I also like the fact that it has a side pocket for the phone and one with a zipper for the change. All the things I recently had in my Bakpocket just fit a little bit better - and the fact that the Essentials Case is made out of leather gives it a little bit more of a stylish advantage. Well done, Rapha! PS: I still use the Bakpocket for my cleat covers and multitool.
Date published: 2015-12-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from this really is "essential" I really dont know how I rode without this, its surprisingly necessary, it has simply become part of my my riding accessories - never leave home without it.
Date published: 2016-05-01
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Will this thing fit my iPhone 6 plus? I know that the case is approximately 1 cm too short for the iPhone 6 plus, but maybe it can be stretched a little. Has anyone tried that? If not, then it would be nice if Rapha could make a bit longer version.

Asked by: gymsko
Hi, as per the product details the case fits the iPhone 5 and 6, but not the iPhone 6+.
Answered by: Rapha_MJ
Date published: 2016-02-13

What is the size of the essential case

Asked by: mate
Hi, the size can be found by clicking the 'sizing' tab on the webpage.
Answered by: Rapha_MJ
Date published: 2016-01-21

Will the leather dye bleed when wet from sweat/rain?

Asked by: Lanterne Booze
The dye is set and cured and will not leak from exposure to sweat and rain.
Answered by: Rapha_MJ
Date published: 2015-12-09

Those the wallet has sleeves for credit cards and money?

Asked by: martinbrazil
The Essentials case has an internal zipped pocket which can be used for change/credit cards.
Answered by: Rapha_MJ
Date published: 2015-11-17

Is it waterproof during prolonged rain/showers?

Asked by: perry8
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