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  1. One thing to consider. Airlines are enforcing the...

    One thing to consider. Airlines are enforcing the 25 lb limit for carry-ons. Having wheels and a handle means your usable weight capacity is less. But, as others have noted, you don't really want to...
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    Concur. If I take hiking boots and jeans, I wear...

    Concur. If I take hiking boots and jeans, I wear them on the plane so I don't have to pack them!
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    Thanks, @moriond. I found that thread too just...

    Thanks, @moriond. I found that thread too just after posting my original response (since modified). I just tried the keystrap mod and it works. Brilliant!

    Since you live here too, what has been...
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    Thanks for this. I was just expressing my concern...

    Thanks for this. I was just expressing my concern about the bulging sides on another topic when I found this post. Darcy's explanation makes sense to me, although I find that if the bag is fairly...
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    Hi London Eye, I don't have a Swift, but I...

    Hi London Eye,

    I don't have a Swift, but I have the MCB and MB. I used the MCB as an EDC, but it was a bit too small to carry manila letter size folders, notebooks, iPad, coffee/water thermos...
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    Very helpful thread. Thanks!

    Very helpful thread. Thanks!
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    BTW, if you have a Hobonichi Cousin (A5), you can...

    BTW, if you have a Hobonichi Cousin (A5), you can also use a LIHITLAB Smart Fit Multifunction Cover Notebook A5 on it. I found this cover on amazon.com. Jetpens carries the larger B5 size. I too...
  8. Good idea!

    The organizer pouch is a good way to carry travel documents and a notebook. Thanks!

    Jetpens sells mini-pens and pencils that would also fit in there. I like fountain pens, so my Ohto Tasche would...
  9. One can find a wide variety of padded inserts on...

    One can find a wide variety of padded inserts on Amazon. Another way of carrying photo gear besides wrapping it in something like the Domke Wrap, is to cover the camera and lenses in neoprene...
  10. Ditto. Very impressed.

    Ditto. Very impressed.
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    Exceptional customer service. Kudos to Tom Bihn!

    Exceptional customer service. Kudos to Tom Bihn!
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    For EDC on workdays. In a Verde/Steel Maker's...

    For EDC on workdays.

    In a Verde/Steel Maker's Bag
    Notebook: old Hobonichi Cousin planner in a Lihit Labs Smart Fit A5 cover (a friend gave the Hobo to me as it was outdated, but I love the...
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    Speaking of folios, Levenger does have some...

    Speaking of folios, Levenger does have some really nice ones, and they're all very well made of real leather. They also have briefolios, which are zippered leather cases that can hold a notepad,...
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    A nice fountain pen would still be a nice gift...

    A nice fountain pen would still be a nice gift and maybe a VISA gift card so she can choose a journal or bag to use it on.
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    Oberon makes great looking stuff. One caveat...

    Oberon makes great looking stuff. One caveat though, if you're planning to use a fountain pen with it, they said that their standard journal filler is not FP friendly. They recommend a Pro-Art...
  16. I also used a BBP insert inside an MB as a test....

    I also used a BBP insert inside an MB as a test. Could get quite a bit of gear in there. It's on another link in the forum.
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    Lefty nib or not, the key issue if you're...

    Lefty nib or not, the key issue if you're over-writing is the amount of ink laid down by the nib and the drying qualities of the ink. There are wide variations in drying time of inks and there are...
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    As a Dad of an 11 yo son, I've been through those...

    As a Dad of an 11 yo son, I've been through those stages. My wife used to carry a diaper bag to carry all the stuff, and if I had the baby to myself, I'd just carry the bag without feeling very self...
  19. I'm not sure why the MB would not be an option. I...

    I'm not sure why the MB would not be an option. I don't feel it is too big a messenger, but that's a personal thing. I have one, although I haven't used it for a camera bag with work in it, I did...
  20. Resurrecting the thread. Haraya, looks like...

    Resurrecting the thread. Haraya, looks like Okinawa. Shuri Castle in the first photo?
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    Did you look at the Lihit Lab Teffa Bag in Bags...

    Did you look at the Lihit Lab Teffa Bag in Bags on Jetpens? They come in various sizes.
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    Resurrecting the thread... For the last six...

    Resurrecting the thread...

    For the last six years or so, I've been wearing the New Balance Men's MW577 Leather Hook-and-Loop Walking Shoe for work and travel. I have two pairs, one in black and...
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    I have used a small 3.5x5 Rhodia Webnotebook and...

    I have used a small 3.5x5 Rhodia Webnotebook and a 4x6 (or 5x7) Paperblanks journal for travel. I like the hard covers and lay-flat binding of these for support when writing and they both have FP...
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    Here's my Verde MB acting as a camera bag. I like...

    Here's my Verde MB acting as a camera bag. I like that color, though I'm not a green person. Usually go for blue....
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    I'm a fountain pen user, so the compatibility of...

    I'm a fountain pen user, so the compatibility of the paper is important. IMHO, Moleskine paper is unsuitable for fountain pens and water based media. I wouldn't waste time on them.

    You could get...
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