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    I have a current Luminary; it was just too small...

    I have a current Luminary; it was just too small for my trip. But I agree, if they could get the straps on the Synapse to feel like the ones on the Luminary that would take care of it for me.
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    Having spent a week walking around a humid...

    Having spent a week walking around a humid climate recently, I'd love to see lighter/more breathable straps and backing on the Synapses.
  3. Thread: Will it fit?

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    If you put your jacket in the divider in the main...

    If you put your jacket in the divider in the main compartment, that will keep your camera and water bottle separated so they won't bang into each other. You might want to get the longer keystrap so...
  4. Thread: Will it fit?

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    I have an Olympus E-M10 which is roughly the same...

    I have an Olympus E-M10 which is roughly the same size as your Fuji (you can check the sizes here). It fits in a 3D Organizer Cube just fine.

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    And the 3DOC with camera can hang...
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    The S25 is great if I need to carry a change of...

    The S25 is great if I need to carry a change of clothes. Otherwise, the S19 works for me for everyday use.
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    No need to worry. If you treat it like something...

    No need to worry. If you treat it like something you want to keep for a long time, you'll get plenty of good use out of it.
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    Not quite, the left and right pockets are larger...

    Not quite, the left and right pockets are larger (the right moreso): https://blog.tombihn.com/update-luminary-backpack



    The updated Luminary isn't available yet, so only the TB Crew can answer...
  8. I just tried this and it kind of works, but not...

    I just tried this and it kind of works, but not as well as the S25 sheet. It's better than no frame sheet, at least.

    First off, here is a comparison of the two frame sheets:
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  9. I use a frame sheet without a waist strap and the...

    I use a frame sheet without a waist strap and the frame sheet is still worth having, IMO.
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    Volume is measured by stuffing the bag with...

    Volume is measured by stuffing the bag with plastic balls and then measuring the volume/weight of the balls. There's some discussion of the method here:...
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    Sticky: Hey, that's going to be me in a couple weeks.

    Hey, that's going to be me in a couple weeks.
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    Sticky: The blog post says the original was remeasured...

    The blog post says the original was remeasured using a new method to get the 10L figure.

    I like the original Luminary (I took it to Disneyland yesterday!) but I later got an S19 for when I need...
  13. I have a Black Halcyon S25 and a Deep Blue...

    I have a Black Halcyon S25 and a Deep Blue Ballistic S19. I would choose based on which material works best for your use instead of which color. The Halcyon doesn't retain the structure of the bag...
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    Danner makes hiking boots in wide widths.

    Danner makes hiking boots in wide widths.
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    New Cache with Zipper

    The updated Cache had kind of a quiet debut, so I thought I'd post some pictures.

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    (This is a size 13D and it's just about perfect for a Microsoft Surface Pro.)

    The new Cache differs...
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    Incidentally, I was on New Balance's website...

    Incidentally, I was on New Balance's website yesterday and saw these. Not sure if it's actually Dyneema but looks awfully close.

    https://i.imgur.com/iqxzd4L.jpg
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    I have a small snake charmer for mine, which fits...

    I have a small snake charmer for mine, which fits like it was made for that pocket.
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    I am...not an artist. ...

    I am...not an artist.

    https://i.imgur.com/rUhbW0P.jpg

    I'm going to try tying some cord around the rails on the back of the Cache and seeing if that works.
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    My cache fits so tightly that it's really...

    My cache fits so tightly that it's really difficult to pull the device out of it. Maybe add a strap to the bottom of the cache so that it can be held down while pulling the tablet out?
  20. Follow up: it turns out I can have this as long...

    Follow up: it turns out I can have this as long as a fellow forum member is nice enough to send some from the other side of Earth.

    https://i.imgur.com/0nu95b5.jpg

    I now have about two 3DOCs...
  21. How about a trade? I'll send you a private...

    How about a trade? I'll send you a private message to work something out.
  22. My friend visited from Finland and brought me a...

    My friend visited from Finland and brought me a box of "Finnish Tea". It's a strong black tea with blueberry flavor. I thought I would be able to find it on Amazon, but no luck.
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    Sticky: Got my latest order. Less than a month after my...

    Got my latest order. Less than a month after my previous one. Seems like it's becoming a frequent thing.

    Synapse 19 in Deep Blue/Iberian. I wasn't sure about this color combo, but it is really...
  24. I spent a week at Disney World with Alden Indys. ...

    I spent a week at Disney World with Alden Indys. No fatigue or pain in my legs or back, even after 12+ hour days. It seems counter-intuitive to be walking around all day in heavy boots, but they...
  25. I've never seen that, but they are probably...

    I've never seen that, but they are probably concerned about overcrowding in the security line or at the terminals.

    Keep in mind that a lot of people traveling from Orlando are using Disney's...
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