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    Forum Member bunchgrass's Avatar
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    recycled TB boxes

    We saved the boxes our TB bags came in and recycled them as a layer in a lasagna garden bed.

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    I work at TOM BIHN Katy's Avatar
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    That's a lot of boxes ;).
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    TOM BIHN Crew (we work here) Darcy's Avatar
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    That's such a great use for those shipping boxes! I am impressed.
    Current Carry: Skookum Dog Citizen Canine, Founder's Briefcase, Synapse 19 (day hikes), Guide's Pack (longer day hikes), Yeoman Duffel (winter/emergency stuff for the car), Aeronaut 30 (travel), Night Flight Travel Duffel (camera bag), Moveable Feast + Shop Bags (food)

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    And I thought I was ordering a lot! That's recycling at its best!
    Satisfied owner of: Azalea Swift & LS, Blk/Plum Swift, Cork LS, Blk/UV LS, Synapse 19 & Co-Pilot, Steel/UV Pilot, Fst/Stl Tri-Star, Fst/Blk/UV SA, UV PCSB, Plum SE, FJN, & SCB, Aubergine WF, LS & Kit, Trvl Trays, Passport Pouches, and Shop Bags in all colors , Multiplying OPs

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    Forum Member marbenais's Avatar
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    I use mine for sending packages -- usually presents. They reuse so well! I'm glad they work out in the garden.
    I have : many pouches & wallets & 3D Cubes & CQPCs & Stuff Sacks & Shop Bags, plum & black (C) & black/UV & aubergine/UV (B) Side Effects, steel/UV Citizen Canine, black FJN, plum/wasabi SCB, Cork Little Swift, black/steel Co-Pilot, old plum/olive (C) & black/UV (D) LCB, plum/black (C) Swift, old plum/olive (C) Imago, old plum/wasabi Ruck's Sac, steel WF/TS PCB, plum/solar & black/UV (C) & steel/UV (D) Synapses, black/iberian Smart Alec.

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    I usually just make forts out of my boxes, this seems much more useful!

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    You don't want to know what I use my boxes for. But it involves a pooper scooper....
    WhiteStar in Colorado
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    LCB (Azalea/Sapphire, Turq/Wasabi), MCB (Plum/Cayenne), Swift (Cork), Co-Pilot (Iberian), Synapse (UV), Citizen Canine (Kiwi/UV), Shop Bag (UV), key straps and pouches galore!

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    I could never do this. I have enough trouble concealing my shopping habits from my husband as it is! :)

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    JLE, I am with you all the way! There's a reason I have my TB boxes shipped to my office...!!!!
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    OK, I just have to link back to maverick's earlier what-do-you-do-your-tom-bihn-boxes thread so you can see the great dinosaur cake he made and put into one of these boxes.

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    I'm with JLE & Lani!
    Synapse 25 (Steel Dyneema/UV), Organizer Pouches ( Dyneema, Cordura, Cork - various size & colors), FoJ Pouch, FoT Pouch, 2011 TB Mystery gift(Cork pouch), 2012 Mystery Gift (Forest/ Steel) Pocket Pouch, Sm Yarn Stuff Sack (UV), Small Shop Bag (Steel), Large Shop Bag (UV), Various Color Key Straps, Side Effect (Steel Dyneema/Wasabi)

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