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    Greetings, Those are great ideas! For the last...

    Greetings,
    Those are great ideas! For the last two years, I've been wrapping presents and gifts in Tom Bihn boxes.

    They are sturdy and re-useable, especially if I am careful not to put tape...
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    Greetings, I was feeling a bit whimsical this...

    Greetings,
    I was feeling a bit whimsical this week.

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    The paracord pals that I've seen instructions for don't have a neck. I added a glass donut bead and voila, they have a neck.

    Phil...
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    Greetings, One of my favorite features of Tom...

    Greetings,
    One of my favorite features of Tom Bihn bags is the water repellent zippers. After a cycling trip where everything was soaking wet, I started looking for water-proof travel gear.
    ...
  4. Greetings, Here are my observations about the...

    Greetings,
    Here are my observations about the Tom Bihn straps.

    The 5/8 strap is fantastic for small bags and light loads. When I used it on the Packing Cube Shoulder Bag, it was okay until I...
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    Greetings, Moriond, you are a treasure! What a...

    Greetings,
    Moriond, you are a treasure! What a fabulous chart.

    The 95 cord that I used was obtained from a craft store when I was traveling. Maybe Michael's? It's 1.75 mm thick.

    550 cord is...
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    Greetings, When I teach ukulele, I have a bunch...

    Greetings,
    When I teach ukulele, I have a bunch of small items that need to be corralled: a couple different styles of tuners, about five different picks, at least four types of hydrators, and my...
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    Thank you! Those little knots look very neat and...

    Thank you! Those little knots look very neat and sleek. They will look nice on my ukulele cases. Thank you very much for sharing! elisa
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    Greetings, Would it be possible for you to share...

    Greetings,
    Would it be possible for you to share a photo of your Matthew Walker knot zipper pulls? Do you have directions?

    I like to change the zipper pull colors on occasion, so an easy to...
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    Greetings, Glad you are okay! I'm always amazed...

    Greetings,
    Glad you are okay! I'm always amazed at how much the Pilot holds. There is always room for one more thing.

    This reminds me that our earthquake go-bag probably needs a review.
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    Greetings, There are several examples of men...

    Greetings,
    There are several examples of men wearing the Utility Cloth here:
    https://www.tombihn.com/products/wool-utility-cloth?_pos=1&_sid=c841d061b&_ss=r&variant=14816891732031

    A Google...
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    Greetings, Do you want to help but don’t feel...

    Greetings,
    Do you want to help but don’t feel like social distancing and hand washing is doing enough? Is there a company that is doing something that we can support? Please share ideas and...
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    Greetings, I found this excellent video that...

    Greetings,
    I found this excellent video that demonstrates a small footrope knot.
    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=cyAM3-edvx8

    The one I'm learning is longer and more complex, but easy to do once...
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    Greetings, That's an ambitious task, but very...

    Greetings,
    That's an ambitious task, but very rewarding. I did that when I joined the forum and it was so helpful! elisa
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    Lol. Right now it's all I can do to follow his...

    Lol. Right now it's all I can do to follow his example. I'm not sure I'll be able to write it up. I'll ask him if he can make a video. elisa
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    Isolation Activities

    Greetings,
    With the need for social distancing, many of us can no longer participate in group activities. I thought it would be nice to share a few ideas for activities we can do while in...
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    Greetings, I used my Sitka Packing Cube Shoulder...

    Greetings,
    I used my Sitka Packing Cube Shoulder Bag on Sunday. A friend is teaching me some new knots for zipper pulls. This one is called a footrope knot.

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    And here's a close up of...
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    Greetings, When I travel I always tuck a Shop...

    Greetings,
    When I travel I always tuck a Shop Bag and a Daylight Backpack in the main compartment of my Synapse or Aeronaut. They get folded flat and sit on the bottom of the Aeronaut30 and in the...
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    Greetings, I haven't been. However, I'll go out...

    Greetings,
    I haven't been. However, I'll go out on a limb and recommend the Cadbury Factory. The Cadbury chocolate in England tastes WAY better than the Cadbury chocolate you get in America. I...
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    Greetings, Traverers, check your trip insurance....

    Greetings,
    Traverers, check your trip insurance. Many policies will not pay in relation to anything to do with the corona virus. If you haven't bought trip insurance yet, make sure the policy you...
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    Greetings, I disagree. There is no need to pare...

    Greetings,
    I disagree. There is no need to pare it down. If anything, you need the other size Aeronaut! elisa
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    Greetings, There are two types of yarn stuff...

    Greetings,
    There are two types of yarn stuff sacks. One is all fabric and would be excellent as a water bottle holder.

    The other yarn stuff sack has a clear bottom. With the weight of a full...
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    Greetings, I think the GhostWhale is the perfect...

    Greetings,
    I think the GhostWhale is the perfect answer. I'm finding more uses for them every week.

    Depending on the size of your pocket and the co2 cartridge, you might check out the Knitting...
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    Greetings, I also love the Duluth Long Tail...

    Greetings,
    I also love the Duluth Long Tail shirts and No Yank shirts. They come in great colors, several styles, and are well made. They wash well in cold water and I hang them dry. ...
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    Oh, I also dream of traveling with just the Pilot...

    Oh, I also dream of traveling with just the Pilot and a ukulele.

    Hands-free is sometimes desirable, so I bring a Daylight Backpack OR a Packing Cube Backpack. Either one will tuck flat in the...
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    Greetings, That's an excellent packing list! ...

    Greetings,
    That's an excellent packing list! I've only used the EC long tube once, so this gives me ideas for test packing the new Synik30. I've not played with it to see how to pack it yet.
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