BOB Trailer Quick Release


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Please Note: The BOB 126-140mm QR is on backorder and is not expected to ship until early August.

The BOB Quick Release enables you to use a BOB trailer with virtually any bike with a rear quick release. Get an extra BOB quick release to have a second bicycle setup and ready to hook up your BOB. And for long bike tours, we recommend purchasing an extra QR in case it is lost or damaged.


Please Note: The BOB 126-140mm and 145mm QR is on backorder and is not expected to ship until early August.

BOB QRs Rule The World.

The BOB Quick Release enables you to use a BOB trailer with virtually any bike with a rear quick release!

Need to figure out if you have a thru axle or quick release? Check out this video: Quick Release vs Through Axle

  • The 126mm to 140mm size will fit all standard road and mountain bike sizes.
  • The 145mm size fits the majority of tandem bicycles.
  • The 160mm size fits the Santana tandem bicycles. This 160mm BOB QR is designed to work with the Santana Fork.

(Please Note: Quick release sizes do not indicate the length of the skewer, rather they indicate the width of the bicycle’s rear hub that the quick release is being mounted to. This is a measurement of the outside edge to outside edge of the hubs outer nuts that interface with the bicycle frame’s dropouts.)


  • All BOB Quick Releases have reversible bushings for achieving a better fit with the BOB Trailer Fork.
  • Bob trailers can be attached to bicycles with wheel sizes between 20″ and 28″
  • Cargo capacity: 70 pounds (32 kilograms)


  • BOB 126-140mm QR
    • Rod Length: 165mm*Threaded Length: 32mm
    • DropOut Inside Dimension: 126.5 – 140mm**Allowable Dropout Outside Dimension: 140 – 156mm
  • BOB 145 QR
    • Rod Length: 175mm*Threaded Length: 35mm
    • DropOut Inside Dimension: 145mm**Allowable Dropout Outside Dimension: 145 – 164mm
  • BOB Santana QR
    • Rod Length: 190mm*Threaded Length: 30mm
    • DropOut Inside Dimension: 160mm**Allowable Dropout Outside Dimension: 165 – 180mm

*Measurement is with QR lever in closed position**Dropout inside dimension (C) to measure the same as bicycle hubs axle over locknut dimensions


5 years on frame and fork, 1 year on components.

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Brian R.
Aww, I got a cool patch the first purchase, I got a decent sticker the second purchase.

It is what it is. It pulls my Bob. BOB Trailer Quick Release Review
Alexander H.
Everyone else left me hanging

So needed an obscure part, Campfire Cycling tenaciously found it when Amazon and the manufacturer couldn't help me. Did it for a very fair price too. Thank you Campfire Cycling!

Wallace P.
Not quite there yet

I receive good service, however unfortunately purchased the wrong size axil. I attempted to modify the axle to make it work. However, this made it un returnable and unusable. I clearly need to replace this axle and acquire another axle for another bike. At this point I'm hesitant to purchase two more axles until I can confirm they will fit my bikes To be clear, I have had good service/support.I look forward to getting the correct axils and putting them to use

william b.

Knowledge, inventory, sense of humor

Mike P.
Bob Quick release

I tried ordering multiple size Bob Quick Release Skewers in the hope that they might fit various bikes of vintage periods. The 2 more standard sizes are still back ordered. The 160 that arrived is in fact either too large, or too small for bikes I own. I'll have to investigate return