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    Part 1 of 2: Photos of my new Empire Builder, o-rings, and a cool box doodle...

    Hey, All!

    Had some time this afternoon, so I'm dropping some pics of my new Empire Builder! I know everyone loves pics to help with their decision making process (I know I am obsessive about 'em), so here we go...!

    Here's the mandatory "what am I packing?" pic...

    Part 1 of 2: Photos of my new Empire Builder, o-rings, and a cool box doodle...-7907825152_2557b63fa0-jpg

    And here is where it all disappears into the bag! Shot of the side profile as well...

    Part 1 of 2: Photos of my new Empire Builder, o-rings, and a cool box doodle...-7907825734_f0bb0311ef-jpg

    Part 1 of 2: Photos of my new Empire Builder, o-rings, and a cool box doodle...-7907826102_c4c4937439-jpg

    Now, I count six (!) o-rings on the bag. The little suckers are everywhere. I took pictures to prove it, and hung my keys off each one to demonstrate. Here's the first one, tucked into the right-hand zip pocket on the front flap. I'm guessing this will be my go-to key location...

    Part 1 of 2: Photos of my new Empire Builder, o-rings, and a cool box doodle...-7907827078_16b05bca57-jpg

    Next, the organizer area under the flap...

    Part 1 of 2: Photos of my new Empire Builder, o-rings, and a cool box doodle...-7907827466_0603a22aee-jpg

    To BE continued in Part 2...
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    Bob P.
    Magic Tiki Studios

    Empire Builder (black/steel), Brain Bag (steel), Small Padded Organizer Pouch, Clear Wallet, Soft Cell, Snake Charmer (cayenne) and assorted trimmings.

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    Could we have the packing list? I count 3 OPs, a computer, an ipad, a cayenne snake charmer, cell phone, notebook, glasses case, manila folder, water bottle, and what looks like a lunch pack?

    I think it's amazing what you can stuff into the bag!

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    I forgot the packing list! Here's what I have going in:

    - Lenovo Thinkpad T420 w/ Body Glove sleeve
    - iPad w/ apple case
    - Leather folio (about 1/2" thick)
    - 3 organizer pouches
    - Snake charmer w/ assorted power bricks and chargers
    - A couple of file folders
    - 2 eyeglass/sunglasses cases
    - Camelback water bottle
    - lunch bag

    I was pretty shocked when I loaded it up myself!
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    Bob P.
    Magic Tiki Studios

    Empire Builder (black/steel), Brain Bag (steel), Small Padded Organizer Pouch, Clear Wallet, Soft Cell, Snake Charmer (cayenne) and assorted trimmings.

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    Awesome photos, MagicTiki. Is it okay if I include them in our Flickr sets?
    Last edited by Darcy; 09-04-2012 at 04:42 PM.
    Current Carry: Skookum Dog Citizen Canine prototype, Founder's Briefcase (every day carry), Small Cafe Bag (every day carry), Shop Bags (groceries, extra random stuff), Aeronaut 45 (travel), Synapse 19 (day hikes), Smart Alec (longer day hikes), Skookum Dog Road Duffel (Medium) (travel), Clear Organizer Wallet, Travel Stuff Sacks, Organizer Cubes

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    Sure can! I posted them on Flickr. Do I. Red to share them with you, or tag time in some special way?
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    Bob P.
    Magic Tiki Studios

    Empire Builder (black/steel), Brain Bag (steel), Small Padded Organizer Pouch, Clear Wallet, Soft Cell, Snake Charmer (cayenne) and assorted trimmings.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MagicTiki View Post
    Sure can! I posted them on Flickr. Do I. Red to share them with you, or tag time in some special way?
    I'll just grab them from Flickr if that's alright with you!
    Current Carry: Skookum Dog Citizen Canine prototype, Founder's Briefcase (every day carry), Small Cafe Bag (every day carry), Shop Bags (groceries, extra random stuff), Aeronaut 45 (travel), Synapse 19 (day hikes), Smart Alec (longer day hikes), Skookum Dog Road Duffel (Medium) (travel), Clear Organizer Wallet, Travel Stuff Sacks, Organizer Cubes

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    Swipe away!
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    Bob P.
    Magic Tiki Studios

    Empire Builder (black/steel), Brain Bag (steel), Small Padded Organizer Pouch, Clear Wallet, Soft Cell, Snake Charmer (cayenne) and assorted trimmings.

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