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  1. Thread: 2020 Wish List

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    I also am looking for a PCSB-sized hybrid...

    I also am looking for a PCSB-sized hybrid bag/cube with (detachable strap and) "exterior" fabric: Halcyon 400d, 525d ballistic, and/or 630d recycled. As mentioned, bonus points for some minimal...
  2. Thread: Trinity?

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    I think the most detailed info is here: ...

    I think the most detailed info is here:

    https://forums.tombihn.com/general-bag-discussion/15424-12-2-debut-news-stock-more-post184473.html#post184473
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    Depending on thickness and binding, I think the...

    Depending on thickness and binding, I think the notebook should be able to "sneak into" the L15 laptop compartment with a 2-point turn. I think the iPad would be able to fit up higher in the main...
  4. The discussion seems to be in these threads:...

    The discussion seems to be in these threads:
    https://forums.tombihn.com/general-bag-discussion/15285-there-any-non-apple-ipad-12-case-fits-synik-22-a.html...
  5. Hi, @mikechao, and welcome to the forums! ...

    Hi, @mikechao, and welcome to the forums!

    Based on a quick forum search, it sounds like the iPad Pro 12.9 and official Apple cover fit into the Synik 22, but the Fintie keyboard case didn't. I...
  6. Thread: 2019 wish list

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    Sticky: Welcome to the forums, @briefbriefs! I'm sorry...

    Welcome to the forums, @briefbriefs!

    I'm sorry to hear that the Syniks didn't work for you. For what it's worth, my "Synik or no" decision was similar: 22 doesn't fit my work laptop, 30 is larger...
  7. Thread: Icon strap

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    Hi, @RSK, and welcome to the forums! I hope that...

    Hi, @RSK, and welcome to the forums! I hope that we can help you with your Icon, and I'm sorry to hear that your first experiences haven't been positive.

    Regarding the Icon strap, there are a...
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    For what it's worth, there have been several...

    For what it's worth, there have been several threads recently about using an S25 or an SN30 as a personal item. Following up on your "squish it down" comment: if you're willing to remove the frame...
  9. Thread: Key Troubles

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    It sounds like the two main issues with the...

    It sounds like the two main issues with the current arrangement (O-ring on the "Cache" side of the main compartment) are that the O-ring (and thus the end of the Key Strap) is less accessible because...
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    Sticky: Welcome to the forums, @King_Qong! I hope the...

    Welcome to the forums, @King_Qong!

    I hope the Syniks are everything you hoped for. Between them, you've got a lot of use cases covered. Deep Blue is also my favorite color. :)
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    For details about their return policy, see here:...

    For details about their return policy, see here: https://www.tombihn.com/pages/contact-us/#faq35

    Given that, one of the recommended strategies is to order several candidate items, test-pack all of...
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    Welcome to the forums, @Sandnitaus! I'm very...

    Welcome to the forums, @Sandnitaus!

    I'm very glad that you came to reply when someone posted something that you found valuable, and I hope you continue to share in the community here!
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    Welcome to the forums, @171Maxh. It looks like...

    Welcome to the forums, @171Maxh. It looks like you're already getting some relevant and detailed responses!

    As already suggested, the Pilot is designed for almost exactly that use case with its...
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    Fabric comparison table

    I was wondering how some of the Tom Bihn fabrics compare to each other (motivated initially by weight), and I found that it was not always easy to tease out the differences when looking at the...
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    Hello, @nil, and welcome to the forums! I...

    Hello, @nil, and welcome to the forums!

    I don't have a Synik 30 nor a large laptop, so I can't comment from personal experience, but the general comment I have heard is that most people who have a...
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    Hi! Just yesterday, I pulled the trigger on a...

    Hi! Just yesterday, I pulled the trigger on a second-hand WF, in large part because it's TB's only "main item" travel bag that will fit in personal-item/under-seat sizers while fully packed. (I'm...
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    Looks like that is a "yes". The cube in question...

    Looks like that is a "yes". The cube in question is almost identical to a WF small: 11.8 x 9.1 x 3.5 inches (vs WF S being 11.8 x 8.7 x 3.1 inches).
    In these photos, it's not stuffed tight, but it...
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    I expect mine to be less of an organizer and more...

    I expect mine to be less of an organizer and more a daily journal/diary with occasional long posts (taking notes on a finished book, for example). A daily A6 would be plenty big for my use, and I...
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    I have a an S19 and different brand of packing...

    I have a an S19 and different brand of packing cube that's almost exactly the same size as the WF small; if nobody else gets to it, I should get to try it and take a photo tonight.
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    Interesting! I think of the TS and the WF like...

    Interesting! I think of the TS and the WF like siblings, and just considered the TS a "bigger WF with a middle compartment". What differences jump out at you between them?
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    I think you'll find that lots of people have...

    I think you'll find that lots of people have thoughts: https://forums.tombihn.com/not-about-bags/9127-hobonichi-techo-thread-13.html

    :)

    I'm also thinking I'll probably get my first Hobonichi in...
  22. Thread: 2019 wish list

    by x3n0n
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    Sticky: A dark-colored PCSB-sized shoulder bag in a...

    A dark-colored PCSB-sized shoulder bag in a non-black dark color. Adding a dark 210d ballistic color would do it, as would making a PCSB-sized bag in 525d ballistic or 400d Halcyon. (Bonus points if...
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    Welcome to the forums, @yvandermeer, and thanks...

    Welcome to the forums, @yvandermeer, and thanks for sharing your helpful and relevant experiences!
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    I had a similar bag (20 inches tall with an...

    I had a similar bag (20 inches tall with an internal frame sheet) and did run into an issue once trying to keep it under the seat: that is, nobody said anything during boarding, but the attendant...
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    I think it also depends on what you mean by...

    I think it also depends on what you mean by "work" as far as the water bottle pocket; in backpack mode, it won't hold the bottle upright, if that's what you mean.
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