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About al85
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I have a serious case of TBAS.

MCB: steel/cayenne, linen/navy, black dyneema/solar
LCB: black dyneema/solar

TS: black/solar
A45: black/solar
CP: black/solar
Pilot: navy/solar
SE: solar, black/iberian
TS/WF Packing Cubes: steel dyneema
PCSB: steel dyneema
SC: black

Clear Organizer Wallet: solar, steel dyneema, navy
3D Clear Organizer Cube: solar, iberian
3D Fabric Organizer Cube: iberian
Travel Tray: solar
Travel Stuff Sack: solar
Clear Organizer Pouches: navy (pen/pencil, medium)
Ballistic Nylon Organizer Pouch: navy
Dyneema/Nylon Organizer Pouch: steel dyneema
Double Organizer Pouches
Key Straps: black, solar
reading, writing, going to concerts
librarian (kinda)
Your Bag:
MCB (Steel/Cayenne)
Which laptop do you have?:
Toshiba A-70


A45, MCB, SE; CP: Black/Solar; P: Navy/Solar; SE: Black/Iberian, Solar/Solar; MCB: Linen/Navy, Steel/Cayenne


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    al85 liked post by Orangeboys On thread : Notebooks - your recommendations
    Why am I not surprised that this group also obsesses over notebooks, paper, and fountain pens? I love it!
    Liked On: 12-23-2014, 09:22 AM
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    al85 liked post by moriond On thread : Notebooks - your recommendations
    @BarryLee and Others, I prefer the Volant ( series of Moleskines to the Cahiers. I like the flat bindings and the sturdier covers. An added...
    Liked On: 12-22-2014, 02:06 PM
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    al85 liked post by David_Galardi On thread : Daylight Briefcase -- Black Dyneema / Tri-Star - Black Dyneema/Iberian
    Hello TB'ers Just an update to my previous post -- The Tri-Star in Black Dyneema/Iberian is in hand (it even came with a nice hand-written noted from the team at TB). The bag is stellar -- color...
    Liked On: 12-16-2014, 08:32 PM
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    al85 liked post by gochicken On thread : The Blues
    Just unboxed a huge order which includes gifts for my Toronto relatives and a French Blue Brain Bag for my daughter. I wasn't so sure about French Blue on my computer screen, but in real life it is...
    Liked On: 12-16-2014, 07:36 AM
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    al85 liked post by bubmum On thread : 2015 Wish List
    I'd really love to see the SCB and MCB available in the Dyneema exterior (or other lightweight non-cordura exterior) with a vibrant and/or lighter color interior. I'd also love to see an...
    Liked On: 12-15-2014, 01:35 PM
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    al85 liked post by Darcy On thread : Acronyms Guide
    On the Forum, we use a bunch of acronyms for different products or objects. Many thanks to tpnl and others for suggesting that we create a guide to help members (both new and veteran) figure out what...
    Liked On: 12-15-2014, 08:43 AM
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    al85 liked post by fernando On thread : 2015 Wish List
    More bags in parapack with solar and nordic/solar, like an S19 in Navy Parapack/solar.
    Liked On: 12-15-2014, 08:37 AM
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    al85 liked post by capncat On thread : 2015 Wish List
    re-re-introduce solar!
    Liked On: 12-04-2014, 01:14 PM
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    al85 liked post by Moose On thread : 2015 Wish List
    Again this year I'm wishing for a kiwi Side Effect. If it were a smidge bigger, just an inch or so in all directions with an upgraded strap it would be perfect.
    Liked On: 12-04-2014, 01:06 PM
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    al85 liked post by nealopp On thread : 2015 Wish List
    Synapses in exterior Dyneema COLORS!!! Iberian! Blue! (I know the Nordic is gone but I can hope for some kind of blue...) Ultraviolet! And while we're at it... Do the daylight briefcase in the...
    Liked On: 12-04-2014, 01:05 PM
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    al85 liked post by maverick On thread : 2015 Wish List
    Hi adalangdon! The strap you're describing ships with the Field Journal Notebook, but it is designed to attach via Gate Keeper clips. A version of it could be made that attaches to the o-rings on...
    Liked On: 12-04-2014, 01:05 PM
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    al85 liked post by Aeon On thread : 2015 Wish List
    Three things that would make very, very happy (and quite poorer) in 2015: - More orange. I love burnt orange and would love to see that color in ballistic nylon (I'm holding out for an A30!), but...
    Liked On: 12-04-2014, 12:58 PM
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    al85 liked post by BarryLee On thread : Vote for our next bag demo videos
    I agree some comparison videos would be nice. S19 v. S25 Aeronaut 30 v. 45 Pilot v. Co-Pilot Also, it would be nice to see the bags on different body types height, weight, etc.
    Liked On: 07-31-2014, 06:54 AM
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    al85 liked post by itsablur On thread : Video reviews of the Pilot?
    Here ya go!
    Liked On: 07-30-2014, 05:17 PM
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    al85 liked post by eWalker On thread : So what do you see coming?!
    Have you checked the Utility Strap ( ? 7757
    Liked On: 07-29-2014, 07:31 AM
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