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    You can store things in there, yes. I have with...

    You can store things in there, yes. I have with mine -- the items just have to be mostly flat and not be prone to damage from the shoulder straps and their attachments.
  2. Thread: Is it time yet?

    by afreen
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    Would you be willing to share the name of that...

    Would you be willing to share the name of that East coast vendor? I am seeking a "real purse" as well.
  3. Let's see: Smart Alec is new black Halcyon /...

    Let's see:

    Smart Alec is new black Halcyon / Northwest Sky
    Daylight Briefcase is new black Halycon / Northwest Sky
    Stowaway is new black Halycon / Northwest Sky
    Maker's bag is new black Halcyon...
  4. Traveling to Central America with a Smart Alec and a Pop Tote

    I recently enjoyed my first-ever international trip -- to Costa Rica. I went as part of a work trip, so I didn't get a chance to see much of the country, unfortunately. But I got to go! On someone...
  5. From the mothership, about 10 days ago. I had a...

    From the mothership, about 10 days ago. I had a laptop that needed some new clothes (cache), and I wanted to see if the Hero's Journey side pocket would make a good extra top pocket within the...
  6. Thread: Iguacu Falls

    by afreen
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    Thank you for sharing the lovely waterfall photo...

    Thank you for sharing the lovely waterfall photo and your thoughts on the WF! I have been curious about that bag for a while. For my recent trip to Central America, I took a Smart Alec and a Pop...
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    I have been going between these two colors...

    I have been going between these two colors myself. I started with adoring wasabi because the green is bright and different, but now I find myself preferring the northwest sky because it is more...
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    That's a great haul!

    That's a great haul!
  9. For the #win!

    For the #win!
  10. I had your question in the back of my head today...

    I had your question in the back of my head today as I removed my stash from storage and began to sort through it. I listed five for sale on eBay and I have a small stack of several bags and pouches...
  11. Oh, me, too! I have five colors of the same style...

    Oh, me, too! I have five colors of the same style shirt. Makes dressing much easier, at least.
  12. Oh, my goodness, I do this, too, and not just...

    Oh, my goodness, I do this, too, and not just with TB things. Everything has to be a set of ALL THE COLORS, even if the items are not sold as a set. My head just likes things to seem "complete," I...
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    My experience is similar to @terayon's -- I...

    My experience is similar to @terayon's -- I started with the cordura (black, then orange, then aubergine) but the switched to the halcyon fabrics and haven't looked back. I have a couple items (Pop...
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    I learned this lesson the hard way, too, so when...

    I learned this lesson the hard way, too, so when I saw the Black Halcyon SA I jumped at the chance and have been using it everyday since it arrived!
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    Have you tried a Freudian slip with the Synapse?...

    Have you tried a Freudian slip with the Synapse? It adds a lot of pockets and dividers -- especially the one for the 25.
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    I was surprised, too, but after reading this...

    I was surprised, too, but after reading this thread and seeing the colors disappear so fast, I snagged one in the black halcyon just a couple minutes ago.
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    Thank you for the reply! I'm glad your wife found...

    Thank you for the reply! I'm glad your wife found some good fit with a hiking pack.

    I am on the wee side, so sternum straps just never sit right anywhere. I usually have to remove them because of...
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    Cristina, Thank you so much for your response ��...

    Cristina, Thank you so much for your response �� I usually end up removing the sternum straps because, well, the terrain there is little too hilly...
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    bchaplin, thank you for sharing your thoughts...

    bchaplin, thank you for sharing your thoughts about the Luminary. I am about the same height as you are and I appreciated hearing about the bag from someone who shares our view on the world.
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    Kelly, Thank you for the response. I used to have...

    Kelly, Thank you for the response. I used to have really good luck with TNF until they changed the straps and stiffened the back panel a lot. They're OK for short-term carry, but not so good for...
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    Badger, thank you so much for the thorough reply....

    Badger, thank you so much for the thorough reply. I've done some playing around with the load distribution and the overall weight in the different packs. You're right that the BB and SA in particular...
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    Backpack Straps Question

    Hi,

    Long-time fan, long-time lurker, first-time poster. :)

    I have a question about some of the backpack straps and how they work for others. I'm trying to figure out if the problem is just me...
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