The Robert Axle Project makes thru axles for bikes. Replace your stock axle with a lightweight Lightning Bolt-On Axle or tow your kids with our Kid Trailer Axle. Our products allow cycling families, adventurers, commuters and enthusiasts to enjoy traveling by bicycle without leaving their cargo behind.
With our thru axles, you can lighten up your bike or attach your favorite bike trailer. We have thru axles for Burley Trailers, Thule Trailers, BOB Trailers and more—to any bicycle that has a 12mm thru axle. Find a thru-axle for any mountain, fat, road, cross, and electric bikes.
We understand that there are two priorities for you. Our product must provide a seamless fit between you and your beloved bike and your precious cargo. And it must be durable and secure to bring you home from your adventures, whether around town or around the world. Each axle is specifically engineered and produced to provide a safe and secure connection.
Part of our job is to keep up with bike industry standards and specific individual bike brand standards. In the past few years, we’ve developed a series of thru axles that can replace the R.A.T. (Rapid Axle Technology) found on a few bike brands, namely FOCUS and Cervelo. We’ve gotten an unexpected volume of great […]
Bend, Oregon, August 1, 2019 – The Robert Axle Project, a U.S. manufacturer of thru axles for bikes based in Bend, Oregon, is pleased to announce the purchase of Old Man Mountain Products of Santa Barbara, California. The acquisition of Old Man Mountain will complement the existing product portfolio of The Robert Axle Project and […]
We are so honored to have known D-Rock for the last 25 years. He was one of our earliest product testers and Ambassadors for Robert Axles. Watch him ride and you can see how he’s one of the reasons we build our axles to the most durable, strongest quality that we can. He shreds, without […]
Planning a mini-bike tour is a little like planning dinner – you want it to be great, but you also don’t want to stress out and worry too much about it. Often times, like a good meal, you can pull something together in a fairly short amount of time, with little effort. And like anything, […]
You’re a cyclist. You love your Wednesday evening rides with the buddies and you geek out on gear and maybe you’ve gone on a few bike tours in your lifetime. You’re also a Mom or a Dad, so you want to infect your kids with the joy of cycling that has made your life that […]
The Kid Trailer Axles are easy to install and use, so you can bring your kids biking with you. Child carriers, such as Burley, Thule, Chariot, provide a great way to share your adventures with those you love. With our 12mm Thru Axles for Kid Trailers, you can attach “hitch style” trailer to any bike with a rear […]