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Carry-On Closet

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Meet the award-winning Carry-On Closet suitcase. Engineered with our patented built-in shelving system, USB charging port, and an indestructible polycarbonate shell, the Carry-On Closet will keep you organized anywhere your travel takes you.

If you're looking for the largest of our Closet series, peek our Check-In Closet.

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Meet the award-winning Carry-On Closet suitcase. Engineered with our patented built-in shelving system, USB charging port, and an indestructible polycarbonate shell, the Carry-On Closet will keep you organized anywhere your travel takes you.

If you're looking for the largest of our Closet series, peek our Check-In Closet.

*all other promo codes are disabled during our Birthday Sale

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Unpack In Seconds

Our unique patented closet has six shelves, a compression strap to maximize storage, and is cleverly weighted to stay balanced when you're using it.

Your Closet, Your Terms

Every trip is different, so we designed the closet to be easily removable. If you need to pack a little extra, plan to go shopping on your trip, or want to hang it from your hotel clothing rack, simply remove it.

Charge On The Fly

Charge your devices without tumbling through your belongings. Just connect your charging cord to the port on the side of the suitcase, and power up.

Solarbank is sold separately

Why We Made It

After three years of living on the road, our Founder Adrian Solgaard, realized that keeping a tidy hotel or hostel room was impossible. 

So he designed the perfect suitcase that he wished that he had during his more nomadic days. 

The Solgaard Carry-On Closet has a patented, built-in six shelf closet system to keep you organized anywhere. The built in closet also acts as a compression cube to help you save space. 

The design and utility of the Carry-On Closet was recognized by TIME Magazine as the Travel Invention of the year in 2018.

Features

• Patented Six-Shelf Shelving System To Keep You Organized

• Easily Accessible USB Charging Port For On-The-Go Power

• Frictionless Wheels That Barely Make a Sound

• TSA Approved Three-Digit Lock

• Unbreakable Polycarbonate Shell And Aluminum Frame

• Padded Handle For Maximum Comfort

• Pulls 5 Lbs of Ocean Plastic

Opens in a Pinch

Just pinch the lock release, and you’re done. No zipper necessary.

Bends But Never Breaks

The polycarbonate shell is paired with a lightweight aluminum frame, making it virtually indestructible. It’s also waterproof, scratch resistant,  is equipped with a TSA-approved lock, and is backed by a 10-year guarantee.

The Strong & Silent Type

Our frictionless wheels make maneuvering through a busy airport a breeze. Built with top-class hardware, they’re game for any terrain, and will help you swerve around that guy who decided to stop in the middle of the terminal.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Shelving System How to operate

To operate the shelving system, pack with the shelf fully extended at home.
1) Open the suitcase door 90 degrees. Clip together both hanging latches to keep suitcase from extending further than 90 degrees.
2) Lift the shelf up and hang from the suitcase handle. This can be done two ways; hanging from the back pocket on the shelf, or hanging from the clip on strap.
3) Pack each shelf to 60-70% full.
4) To close, lower the shelf into the suitcase, compress into place, and close the suitcase.

When you arrive at your destination, simply repeat these steps.

Features Full details of features

• Removable, self-supporting shelving system

• Easy access USB port for charging on-the-go

• Eight 360 degree wheels

• TSA approved three digit lock

• Unbreakable polycarbonate shell

• One-pinch opening mechanism

• Padded grip handle for comfort

• Raised stripes for easy overhead bin storing

• 100% recycled interior material, made from recycled plastic bottles.

• Approved international carry-on size

• Each suitcase sold pulls 5lbs of plastic from the ocean

Dimensions + Weight Measurements of suitcase and shelving unit

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Carry-On Closet (international size)
-20" High, 13.5" Wide, 9" Deep. 7.5lbs (+ 3/4lb shelf) 8.3lbs total

-50.8cm High, 34.3cm Wide, 23cm Deep. 3.3kg (+ 0.4kg for shelf) 3.7kg total

-Volume: 39L


Carry-On Closet Plus (Larger, US Domestic size)
-22.4" High, 14.6" Wide, 9.6" Deep. 8.1lbs (+ 3/4lb shelf) 9lbs total


-57cm High, 37cm Wide, 24cm Deep. 3.7kg (+0.4kg for shelf) 4.1kg total

Volume: 46L


*Height includes wheels

Shelving System (extended)

-29.5" H, 10" W, 6.5" L

-74.9cm H, 25.4cm W, 16.5cm L

Still need help? Send us an email: help@solgaard.co

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4.8 Based on 243 Reviews
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03/01/2021
Bryan T.
United States United States
Solid Luggage!

Very good luggage. So sturdy and the carry on closet is a huge plus. I’ve already used it on a small road trip and just waiting for a flight trip opportunity. There was an issue with my first luggage, but the company replaced it. No hassle no worries. Great product. Great company.

JG
03/01/2021
Jeff G.
United States United States
Love the carry-on closet, but...

I love this product and the concept. I’m a pilot and am looking forward to no longer digging through my old carry-on for clothes. My one issue is a common issue I’ve seen in other reviews. I find I can’t close the case if there is anything in the zippered lid making it unusable. I could probably force it closed by standing on it or something, but I don’t want to damage or tear the contents. I have to unzip the inner lining and roll it up out of the way to make room for the shelving, and even doing that, it’s still tough to close without a good bit of force. I wonder if I’m damaging or will damage the closet over time. I understand they’re trying to keep to carry-on size and dimensions, but the product either needs to be a couple inches wider, or the closet a couple inches narrower. I didn’t get the Solarbank, so I can’t review that.

AE
03/01/2021
Alberto E.
United States United States
Carry on plus

I am very happy with my purchase, this has made packing and unpacking for quick trips so much easier. One downside is that, through no fault of this company, certain airlines have now decided to charge extra for carry ons unless the traveler pays for the seat upgrades ... �‍♂️�

DD
02/28/2021
Dan D.
United States United States
Great suitcase

Awesome

SY
02/27/2021
Steve Y.
United States United States
EVALUATION

GREAT WORKS AS EXPECTED