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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.

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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

• Removes 229 Plastic Bottles from the Ocean

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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EM
04/13/2021
Elizabeth M.
United States United States
You need this suitcase!!!

This suitcase is a game changer. I was able to pack the same amount in this suitcase without having to cram it all in. The ease of unpacking by hanging the shelf unit is amazing! It will definitely save time when traveling and allow me to enjoy my trip sooner due to the quick unpacking! The getting used to folding the shelving unit down while packing took a few minutes, but once I figured it out...piece of cake! I would highly recommend this!!!

EM
04/13/2021
Elizabeth M.
United States United States
Best Suitcase Ever

This suitcase is a game changer. I was able to pack the same amount in this suitcase without having to cram it all in. The ease of unpacking by hanging the shelf unit is amazing! It will definitely save time when traveling and allow me to enjoy my trip sooner due to the quick unpacking! Th getting used to folding the shelving unit down while packing took a few minutes, but once I figured it out...piece of cake! I would highly recommend this!!!

DM
04/09/2021
Dawn M.
United States United States
Love

Perfect size and easy to handle

RP
04/08/2021
Robert P.
United States United States
Great product

Everything about this suitcase is excellent. The design is perfect and I will probably be ordering the larger carryon next.

CF
04/07/2021
Christopher F.
United States United States
So far it’s great

I am a pilot that was looking for a light weight 2-3 day trip suitcase. I have taken it on two trips it’s durable and with the closet makes packing very easy. I would say that if you travel a lot this is a great product so far. I will see how it holds up for a year and come back with another review. I was tired of carrying my metal frame suitcase that I have had for 10 years.