Synapse 25 at Kyoto station

Synapse 25 at Kyoto station

Photo by @murielvega. See also: the Synapse 25.

radionokia’s Rad Patches

Take a cue from forum member radionokia: add a little personal flair to your Smart Alec by attaching some patches using Velcro strips.

radionokia's Rad Patches

radionokia's Rad Patches

Check out the rest of the thread in the TOM BIHN Forums. See also: the Smart Alec.

Bags in Black Dyneema/nylon in the wild…

gochicken's TOM BIHN Shop Bag in Black Dyneema
gochicken’s Shop Bag, Large in Black Dyneema/nylon next to her assortment of Organizer Pouches

Shop Bag, Large, in Black
Darcy’s Shop Bag, Large, in Black Dyneema/nylon

Bags in Black vs Steel Dyneema/nylon
Ms. Ferret shows the difference between our Steel and Black Dyneema/nylon.

More photos of bags in 400d Dyneema/420d nylon in the wild can be seen in the forums….

See also: Introducing Black 400d Dyneema®/nylon

nomad: Visiting the store

nomad: Visiting the TOM BIHN Store

Forum member nomad recently visited Seattle for the first time and, of course, had to make a stop at our factory store.  She writes:

“My first trip to Seattle could not be complete without a trek out to the Tom Bihn store. I made it out there, met Scott and collected my haul: Aeronaut (Navy/Solar) w/Absolute Strap and Orange Whistle Sternum Strap, Packing Cube Backpack (Iberian), 2 Small Aeronaut Packing cubes, 2 Aeronaut End Packing Cubes (Mesh and All Fabric), Organizer Wallet (Wasabi), Large Clear Organizer Pouch (Ultraviolet), and Solar Key Strap.”

nomad: Visiting the TOM BIHN Store

See the entire thread (plus see more photos) in the TOM BIHN Forums.

Toblerhaus: Packing for 2 Weeks in Spain

Toblerhaus: Packing for 2 Weeks in Spain

Forum member Toblerhaus has a two week trip to Spain coming up and plans to pack everything into two bags: the Aeronaut and Synapse 25. Here’s what she packed in each…

Inside the Aeronaut:

Medium cafe bag (to be carried as a purse once we arrive), tennis shoes, waterproof boots, blue slim packing cube for underwear and socks, medium raspberry packing cube for clothing, umbrella, red dot bag with dry toiletries, brown zip bag with misc emergency items, olive 311 bag with wet toiletries”

Toblerhaus: Packing for 2 Weeks in Spain

Inside the Synapse 25:

“Hydroflask, 2 stuff sacks, side effect, organizer cube, iPad in Portenzo case, Kindle, Ziploc bag, clear organizer pouch with Eurorail passes and passports, camera bag for dSLR and 10-22 lens, 35 mm lens and neoprene pouch to hold it.”

Toblerhaus: Packing for 2 Weeks in Spain

Read the entire post in the TOM BIHN Forums. See also: the Aeronaut and Synapse 25.

Nordic, Nordic Everywhere!

ordic, Nordic Everywhere!

“My mother-in-law came to visit this past weekend. I turned her on to Tom Bihn about six months ago. Anyway, we discovered we both love the Nordic colorway. I had to take a few snaps to capture it all!” — Mausermama

See Mausermama’s entire post in the Forums.

bradnd99: Size 1 Travel Stuff Sack as Pool Caddy

bradnd99: Size 1 Travel Stuff Sack as Pool Caddy

“I hate lugging too much stuff to the resort pool. The Size 1 travel sack is perfect for my room key, towel cards, iPhone (in a case), and some sunscreen. I could even put my glasses in there of I wanted.” – bradnd99

Read bradnd99’s full post in the Forums. See also: the Travel Stuff Sack.

Smart Alec at Tatras Mountain, Poland

Smart Alec at  Tatras Mountain, Poland

Tweeted by @dexter4.

Moosezilla: Small Cafe Bag at Falls Park

Moosezilla: Small Cafe Bag at Falls Park

 

Posted by Moosezilla in the TOM BIHN Forums. See also: Small Cafe Bag.

snowbot: Large Organizer Pouch Full of Homework

snowbot: Large Organzier Pouch Full of Homework

“When the stack of homework to be graded won’t fit in a file folder, the Large Organizer Pouch comes to the rescue.” — Snowbot

See the entire thread in the TOM BIHN Forums. See also: Dyneema/nylon Organizer Pouches.