The XLAB TORPEDO SYSTEM is the cutting-edge of aerodynamics, combined with ultralight design and state-of-the-art ergonomics...your next hydration system is here
Passionately developed over a four-year period with Ironman World Champions, Aerospace Engineering, CFD Analysis and the experience from 24 World Triathlon Titles.
Easy to Drink & Refill
2 straw positions along with cage & mount adjustments allows for perfect straw location.
Included bite valve allows for fluid intake only, no air intake which causes bloating.
Bite valve keeps fluid at top of straw for faster drinking.
Refilling & Replacing Options
Solid Refill Lid is ideal for adding powder, tablets and fluid.
Slotted Refill Lid is ideal for adding tablets and fluid.
Refill area is located behind the computer allowing you to keep the computer screen clean & clear!
The TORPEDO BOTTLE can be moved to another XLAB cage on your bike so you can use standard bottles or bottles from an aid station.
Bottle Design & Features
One piece body ensures no leaking!
Bottle made in the USA and is lead free, BPA-Free and HDPE food safe certified
TRUE 26 oz bottle capacity (768 mL)
Proven aerodynamically invisible by 5x WORLD CHAMPION Craig Alexander & Mat Steinmetz at the Velodrome, June 2013.
Computational Fluid Dynamic (CFD) airflow optimized and velodrome aero testing approved.
Bottle body design
Contoured design to fit your arm shape.
Small frontal area that allows a clean airflow around the bottle.
Kamm tail. Reduces drag by 50%
Airflow straighteners designed into the bottle to gather airflow for a clean, straight exit air flow.
Flush lids reduce drag.
Spacers - allows you to adjust the bottle to the height of your arms resulting in zero crosswind drag.
Dolphin tail designed straw retainer - allows you to fold the straw flat. Directs air over the straw. Saves up to 100 grams of straw drag.
Computer mounted in front of the bottle, not on top which increases aero drag.
Easy Computer Viewing
Why mount a computer behind your line of sight? The TORPEDO SYSTEM is designed to have the computer mounted in front of the bottle. Look down with your eyes and not your head!
Easier to Handle in Winds
The TORPEDO SYSTEM was designed to mount further back allowing easier steering for the rider
Weight is moved back off aerobar extensions. Up to 4 inches (100 mm) of adjustment.
TORPEDO BOTTLE extends uniquely beyond the rear of the cage to help move weight back.
Versatile Sturdy Mounting
When you want a sturdy, reliable hydration source, trust XLAB!
Uses XLAB’s proven 4 Strap System
Fits bars 80mm – 130mm center to center
No tools required for easy removal
Uses Carbon Fiber TORPEDO CAGE or the XLAB anti-slip nylon composite "VEE" cage with specially designed rubber retainer.
SWIM BIKE RUN is the ultimate Mecca for any Triathlete, Roadie, Super Commuter or curious Weekend Warrior.
Our aim is to offer excellent product knowledge, customer service and care to the performance minded individual and the enthusiast alike. We stock an massive range of triathlon bikes, wetsuits, shoes, nutrition as well as road, commute and even MTB.
Store Manager - Jay D Certified Road & TT/Tri fitter, Sales, +4 years Triathlon Industry Experience.
Shop Hours are:
Tuesday - Friday 10am to 6pm
Saturday 10am to 5pm
Closed Sunday and Monday
Shipping & Delivery Policy
All shipping costs are $13.50 if under 1 kilogram. All Other weights will be assessed and the buyer notified of extra costs.
Exchange, Returns, and Refunds Policy
Please choose carefully before you buy.
For faulty products, SBR offer a 14 DAY REPLACEMENT WARRANTY, from the date you receive your product. They do not offer a satisfaction guarantee on any of their products, however due to their high level of customer service, they will always endeavour to keep customers happy and satisfied.
If your product is faulty, it will be replaced with an identical product. If they cannot replace the product, they will offer you the option of choosing another product of the same value, or provide you with a refund for the total value of the faulty product.
Please note: Standard postage fees apply to all return orders. Where the return relates to a faulty item, the replacement product will be sent out to you, at no charge, within 5 working days from the date we receive the faulty product.
When returning your product, please make sure you provide the following details:
- Your full name
- Your order number
- Reason why you are returning the product
- Your instructions informing us how you would like the issue resolved.
Please include the original order confirmation or invoice you received with your product. Also, if you haven't previously provided a contact phone number, please include this with your return. This will ensure the issue is resolved quickly, should anyone need to contact you.