Knog: "Unboring" bicycle lights and accessories
Knog is a design brand who makes urban tech for the road, trail and outdoors. Founded by a designer and an engineer, Knog combines both the two worlds, creating “unboring things”: their designs are both functional and good looking. Knog designs unconventional looking bike lights, bells, locks and other stuff such as computers, accessories, apparel and spare parts.
(Knog front bike light)
(Knog rear bike blinder)
Knog started her adventure in 2002. The company is based in Melbourne, Australia. Their products are sold all over the world and are very popular among outdoor and bike lovers. Since 2005, Knog has won more than 40 international design awards such as ISPO BrandNew Award, Australian Design Mark, Australian Design Award, Premier's Design Award, European iF Award, European iF Eurobike Award, IDSA USA Awards and Eurobike Award.
Bicycles and outdoor lights are Knog core production. Blinder 1, Blinder 4 and Blinder 4V, were the first line of Blinders launched by Knog in 2012. Knog has now several bike light lines, each one with its own distinctive design: Cobber, Plus, PWR, Mob, Mini, Road, Road70, Arc and Pop.
(Knog front light blinder 1)
A special award winning model of last year is the PWR line. The PWR is an ecosystem of bike and outdoor products designed to share their battery converted into just one product. Besides the light the battery also works as a power bank to charge your devices. The winners of the 2018 design innovation award, the PWR Road, PWR Trail and PWR Mountain can be mounted on top or under the handlebar or also on your helmet.
(Knog PWR Trail bike light)
Versatile and powerful, the blinder MOB line are “be seen” lights. The Blinder MOB Mr Chips have Chips On Board (COB) LED technology and comes in three different variants: Blinder MOB Mr Chips front and rear light and Blinder MOB Mr Chips V vertical rear light. Blinder MINI are the most popular Blinders and are great for bike, helmet, and anything else you can strap it to. Blinder MINI Chippy (front and rear) has Chips on Board technology too, giving a whole panel of light in a very small format.
(Knog Mr Chips front light)
(Knog Mr Chips V rear light)
Bicycle locks are a rider’s must have. With a colourful silicone exterior and a braided steel and fibre core interior the Sausage lock combines style with security. The Frankie is a sausage lock which it takes its form from the popular Party Frank, but is improved in every key element. The Milkman and Milkman Combo are retractable steel cable locks, which loops around your bike frame and any bolted post, locking simply but compact enough to fit in your back pocket. The Party Coil features a smooth non-scratching body, which coils up for convenient and compact size. The most secure among Knog bike locks, the Strongman U-Lock is a tough lock that won’t scratch or damage your bike. It was awarded the highest bicycle security Sold Secure Gold and ART 3 accreditations.
(Knog Frankie bike lock)
(Knog Stright Jacket bike locks)
Launched on Kickstarter in 2016, Oi is the bike bell that doesn’t look like a bike bell. A bicycle bell with a beautiful and highly audible tone, but also a remarkable style and choice of materials that embodies a rider’s personality. It is available in Large and Small and in the Luxe version with an all metal construction except a beautiful leather strap.
(Knog Oi bike bell in brass)
Whether you are riding a road bicycle, a MTB or a city bicycle, Knog bicycle accessories for sure won't let you go unnoticed, giving a stylish touch to your bicycle. Try them and you won't regret it!