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    More Parapack Synapses??

    I'm wondering if the Synapses are likely to be made in parapack ever again-- particularly Navy parapack?

    I love that material for the S19 and S25...just sayin

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    I wish. Ever since I saw a picture of a steel parapack/solar Synapse 19, it's been my grail bag. I do have a black parapack Synapse 25. It's awesome. It seems like parapack options are dwindling and can't be replenished. There was a post regarding the end of navy parapack Guide Packs.

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    Rocks if you could see me right now you would see my fingers in my ears and singing LA LA LA LA LA to drain out what you wrote. I know you are right but I DO NOT WANT YOU TO BE.

    I so wish they can find a mill (right word?) that will make high quality parapack for many more bags.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ilkyway View Post
    Rocks if you could see me right now you would see my fingers in my ears and singing LA LA LA LA LA to drain out what you wrote. I know you are right but I DO NOT WANT YOU TO BE.

    I so wish they can find a mill (right word?) that will make high quality parapack for many more bags.

    Ilkyway
    Me too! I got my Synapse after the run of parapack Synapses had run out, just by chance. I would't let another run go by again! But the Founder's Briefcase and Guides Pack are only available in one or two colors.
    Maybe they're working on another run, and want to surprise us later on...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rocks View Post
    There was a post regarding the end of navy parapack Guide Packs.
    Really?!! Oh no!! I missed that

    I have a black parapack s25 and I love it! Was so wanting a navy one too....maybe in the s19 size as well

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rocks View Post
    steel parapack/solar Synapse

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    I would LOVE a parapack Synapse 25! I lucked out and got an olive parapack S19, and it has been wonderful. And now that I have a 3DOC in navy parapack, I am really in love with that color.
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    I couldn't believe my luck when I was at the TB store last Thursday. They had one olive/steel parapack S19 left, and I bought it. I got back to my meeting and one of the managers saw the S19 and the black dyneema daylight backpack I'd bought, and asked if I'd go back with her during lunch so she could get a daylight backpack. We went back, and lo and behold, a navy/solar parapack S19 was sitting on the table! I bought it, too. I couldn't help myself. So in one day I bought three backpacks! I will decide which one I was to keep and return the others. If anyone here would be interested in one of the parapack S19's, let me know. I have no idea which one I'll keep, but I'll be happy to let you know once I decide so you can contact TB and let them know to hold it for you.

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    Wow! I've gotta put a vote in for the navy/solar (it's my bag twin), but olive is also gorgeous in Parapack.

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    While we're out of Parapack Synapses, there are a few items floating around: Olive/Olive Small Cafe, Black/Steel Large Cafe, Olive/Steel Large Cafe, as well as Medium Clear Organizers, Large Organizers, and Small/Medium/Large Double Organizers. All in Parapack! The larger bags are not on the site, so you can emailus@tombihn.com or call to get your hands on one.

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    I am not sure if I lucked out and got a return, but thanks to the sharp eyes and kind patience of the amazing Hannah, I scored a navy/solar parapack S19 today, perhaps the last one. My bad iPhone photos don't do it justice, but the navy parapack is so lovely, and the solar is terribly cheery.

    I made the difficult decision to return the grey FJN I had ordered, since as much as I would like to be a fancy notebook person, realistically I will not use it, no matter how handsome it is. Instead I have stared at it with admiration, wishing I were that sort of person. But I know I will use and love the S19.

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    Newbie here -- lurked for a while, but it's finally time to join the conversation!

    Wow, parapack sure is handsome in the S19! If they ever bring those back, I will be first in line. I'm from San Diego and the navy/solar perfectly fits with my loyalty to my Chargers!

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    Beautiful bag - great purchase. Congrats!
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    Quote Originally Posted by uhdoorable View Post
    Newbie here -- lurked for a while, but it's finally time to join the conversation!

    Wow, parapack sure is handsome in the S19! If they ever bring those back, I will be first in line. I'm from San Diego and the navy/solar perfectly fits with my loyalty to my Chargers!
    Welcome to the forums, @uhdoorable. While Solar Dyneema has been retired (cf Darcy's post from May 21, 2014):
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    …retiring are Nordic and Steel 400d Dyneema/nylon and Solar 200d Dyneema/nylon.
    there are still a few Travel Stuff sacks in Solar (sizes #1 and #4) that can be used as accessories within Navy bags!

    moriond

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    I ordered 2 solar SS Fri morning - yippee!

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