FIELD TRIPS by TOM BIHN

Patterns. Voyages. Backcountry and front.

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lotuseater’s proposal: a new measurement unit for TOM BIHN bag capacity

lotuseater: Proposal: A new measurement unit for Tom Bihn bag capacity

“Now we know what Tom’s favourite tipple is, I thought I would share my proposal for an alternative way to measure the capacity of his bags: Spaten units. As you can see below, 45 Spaten units (aka steins) will fit into an Aeronaut, while 16 half-Spatens will fit into the Medium Cafe Bag.”

Posted by lotuseater in the TOM BIHN Forums.

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Photos by misterN: O-rings on the Ristretto for iPad

Barbies out, Field Journal in

Barbies out, Field Journal in

“My daughter loves to draw and write poetry. She’s 10 and this past Christmas, we decided to forgo the typical Barbie complete with house, car and 7 fab outfits, for a Field Journal notebook in her favorite color- Red. at $75, I think we got the better end of the deal. (and also some super groovy color pencils) She has LOVED it! She drags it everywhere she goes, she’s stuffed all the outside pockets with extra notes, and wildflower books. She calls it her purse with a purpose.”
Posted by lacyfinn in the TOM BIHN Forums.

Barbies out, Field Journal in

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Cleaning our iPad 2 Screen (new photos of Ultrasuede® Screen Cloth)

Cleaning our iPad 2 Screen (new photos of Ultrasuede® Screen Cloth)
That’s just gross.

Cleaning our iPad 2 Screen (new photos of Ultrasuede® Screen Cloth)
Wax on, wax off.

Cleaning our iPad 2 Screen (new photos of Ultrasuede® Screen Cloth)
Now we’re talking.

Cleaning our iPad 2 Screen (new photos of Ultrasuede® Screen Cloth)
Our Ultrasuede® Screen Cloth is available in colors Lapis Blue, Asphalt Grey, and Peony Pink.

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yarnopfile photo: family trip to Greece…sponsored by Bihn?

family trip to greece...sponsored by bihn?

“It sure looked that way, especially once we opened our luggage. Either that or we sponsored Tom’s next trip :) (By the way, Tom, my whole family recommends Greece.)

This is my mom right after we met up at DIA, for a family trip to Greece.
Before you are 4 Aeronauts (one is a breve, the other 3 have fancy-pants lining colors), a Smart Alec (belonging to my brother, Alec), and one Small Cafe bag. What you can’t see are the countless pouches, cubes, wallets & keeping the insides neat & happy. Unfortunately, since we were packing light many other TB bags had to be left at home :(
This was the family’s first time using TB luggage…they fell in love at first site & again on each of the mornings that we packed up to move to a new locale. Even the woman working the Luftsana counter in Frankfurt wanted one!”

Read the entire thread and see a larger version of the above photo posted by yarnopfile in the TOM BIHN Forums.

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Photo by cobrien: Synapse at Artist’s Bluff at Franconia Notch State Park

“I wanted to thank you all again for the feedback. I got the Synapse and LOVE IT! I’m happy I got the navy blue since I now keep thinking TARDIS bag every time I look at it… -
Posted by cobrien in the TOM BIHN Forums.

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The Imago in Navy/Cork/Wasabi

More new photos of the Imago messenger bag will be posted tomorrow.


(Above: 13″ MacBook Pro in a Size 6Z Horizontal Cache, iPhone, power supply, Magic Mouse, two books, pens in a Pen/Pencil Clear Organizer Pouch + room for a few more small items.)

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ncb4: Can’t believe it fits: my DSLR inside a Medium Cafe Bag!

“I am happily playing with my brand new (just arrived Monday) Medium Cafe Bag in Crimson/Steel, which is a color I’m falling more in love with every day. (And I’m not normally a red person either.) I bought the MCB to carry my iPad around with a wireless keyboard, stand, and various things from my purse. But just for fun, I decided to experiment and see if my Olympus e620 DSLR would fit. I didn’t think it would, since the depth of the MCB, from front to back, is listed as only three inches. But I’m beginning to think that Tom Bihn cloned some threads from Mary Poppins’ bag, because all of my TB bags seem to hold way more than you’d think they could, based either on their measurements or merely looking at them from the outside.”

Read the entire thread by ncb4 in the TOM BIHN Forums.

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mattfusf: Co-Pilot at New Meadowlands Stadium

Thanks to mattfusf for posting this photo of his Co-Pilot in the TOM BIHN Forums.

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Twitter Photo: (maiden voyage for my 1st @tombihn bag)

Thanks to @littlestsounds for this great photo of their new Synapse.

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