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johnbom liked post by timothy On thread : A TB product I'd like to see: mini-wallet
(Inspired by some experimental packing w/ the Night Flight.) My TB wallet is great -- has been my main wallet for a few years now, still going very strong. It can hold a huge wad of cards (incl. fat...
Liked On: 08-30-2014, 07:02 AM
johnbom liked post by Trailhiker On thread : Regarding "Backorders"
The whole Tom Bihn crew is awesome!
In my opinion you should all take the time you need to make the perfect design & stitch!
Looking at the bright side of Backorders, since I consider you guys as...
Liked On: 01-19-2014, 07:18 AM
johnbom liked post by jmoz On thread : OMG The Side Effect available in Nordic/Solar!
It seems to me that you're very unhappy with TB 's business practices. You even express (over and over) the opinion that they're a rip-off. So, I'm sorry, but I have to ask: why not vote with your...
Liked On: 01-19-2014, 07:03 AM
johnbom liked post by firewatch On thread : Warm Weather Update to my Synapse 19 Packing List (Video)
My Synapse is still my perfect one bag for travel but my gear has changed a bit since I posted my original packing list...
Liked On: 01-02-2014, 08:38 AM
johnbom liked post by nomad On thread : First visit to the Tom Bihn store
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...
Liked On: 10-22-2013, 09:10 AM
johnbom liked post by earth5 On thread : Backpack for myself and my 7-year old son
For the bulkiness of your gear, I'd recommend the Smart Alec instead. Unlike others, the Tardis capabilities of the S19 never manifested for me. The SA is quite expansive but cinches down to hold the...
Liked On: 07-02-2013, 06:54 PM
johnbom liked post by gochicken On thread : The Factory, the store & a tour
When I visited a few months ago, Trevor politely asked where in Seattle were we going next? I looked at him, surprised.... the Tom Bihn Factory was our destination!! We had driven 2 hours in the...
Liked On: 07-02-2013, 06:53 PM
johnbom liked post by Darcy On thread : The Factory, the store & a tour
Woohoo! Glad you'll be able to come by and visit. And if you happen not to be able to come by during normal hours, just send us an email or give us a call and if it's Monday - Friday while we're...
Liked On: 06-23-2013, 06:13 PM
johnbom liked post by blackfungi On thread : How did you first discover Tom Bihn bags?
destiny brought me here.
Liked On: 06-23-2013, 05:16 PM
johnbom liked post by atarango1 On thread : Questions about the Synapse 25 fit on a shorter guy
I have had the 25 for about a month now and I am the same heighs and about (ahem) 15 lbs heavier then you--
I find the 25 not to be too big at all. It hits me right at the top of my rear, and I...
Liked On: 06-23-2013, 04:55 PM
johnbom liked post by dorayme On thread : Who says short people can't carry big bags?
Prompted by backpack's request in the TBAS thread for comparison photos between the Brain Bag, Synapse 25 and Synapse 19 and TXGirl's question about whether or not a Synapse 25 would work on her 5'2"...
Liked On: 06-23-2013, 04:52 PM
johnbom liked post by knifed On thread : Questions about the Synapse 25 fit on a shorter guy
I'm 5'5", 130lbs or thereabout (might be 5'6", not too sure). Currently I have the older Synapse 19. It's a great bag and I love it, but sometimes I wish I can carry more stuff inside of it. Also,...
Liked On: 06-23-2013, 04:45 PM
johnbom liked post by conversa On thread : 22 day spring trip with the Synapse 19
I need to give credit to the Tom Bihn sewers who replaced my main zipper when, after much abuse, it ripped a couple of months before my trip. No charge, no questions asked. Priceless.
Liked On: 05-31-2013, 06:50 PM
johnbom liked post by Beau On thread : 22 day spring trip with the Synapse 19
Conversa's photos are below. Very nice!
Liked On: 05-31-2013, 06:10 PM
johnbom liked post by Ginkgo On thread : Synapse 19 or Smart Alec for daily work bag?
Hi londonmlle! I own both the Synapse 19 (old version, not the updated one) and the Smart Alec. I'm also 5'4". Most of the time, I use the Smart Alec as my daily everything bag. I'm often out of...
Liked On: 05-31-2013, 05:28 PM
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