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Thread: Did they add new colors for the Side Effect and LCB along with the S19 today?

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    Did they add new colors for the Side Effect and LCB along with the S19 today?

    I feel like there are more colors than when I checked yesterday…or am I imagining it? I think the Navy/Solar SE is new and that there are a few new colors in the LCB. And the S19's ooooh I feel my willpower breaking...
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    I don't know - I haven't looked at the Side Effect options in a while.

    Have to say I'm a teeny bit tempted by the black dyneema/wasabi, but I have a black dyneema PSCB so it would be somewhat redundant. I wish they'd make more parapack options again, as I find ballistic nylon to be a bit stiff at the small size of the Side Effect.
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    +1 on Parapack SE!
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    I have been wondering whether TB will again make SE in parapack - I definitely want one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jess View Post
    I feel like there are more colors than when I checked yesterday…or am I imagining it? I think the Navy/Solar SE is new and that there are a few new colors in the LCB. And the S19's ooooh I feel my willpower breaking...
    Yup, I do believe the Navy/Solar is new. There are more options on the drop-down for sure. But as I've been checking while chanting "Ki-wi! Ki-wi! Ki-wi" in my head, I cannot be blamed for failing to remember what's new and what's not T__T

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    Quote Originally Posted by adalangdon View Post
    Yup, I do believe the Navy/Solar is new. There are more options on the drop-down for sure. But as I've been checking while chanting "Ki-wi! Ki-wi! Ki-wi" in my head, I cannot be blamed for failing to remember what's new and what's not T__T
    The Navy/Solar SE option has been around for a year in Ballistic Nylon, but may not have been recently available. They've never done a SE in Kiwi, And they've also never done SEs in 200d Iberian or Ultravioket Dyneema, Wasabi had a Side Effect production run a year ago.

    HTH moriond

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    moriond, had there been SEs in Cordura? That would expand the color-choices so much. But I am not sure if Cordura would be a good choice of material for a SE?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ilkyway View Post
    moriond, had there been SEs in Cordura? That would expand the color-choices so much. But I am not sure if Cordura would be a good choice of material for a SE?
    The "original" SEs had been in Cordura, from a few years back. That was one reason I held off from buying one, because I found that my Cordura Ristretto was causing pilling where it rubbed against my shirt. I jumped onto the bandwagon when SE was re-released in Ballistic, and when Solar came back. I've been a Navy/Solar SE user now for about a couple of years. And for my upcoming vacay, I think I'm going to break out my brand-new NORDIC/Solar SE!

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    Ginkgo: thank you, that is what I feared (that the material would not be ideal). I love thous little bags and am willing to collect quite a few more. A steel/ballistic one is in my basket now.
    Today I found another use for SEs: My 200er Dyneema holds a rolled up small Shoping bag with two third-party shopingbags (which are not so compftable but really tiny) in each of the inner pockets. Now I have the outer zipper-pocket for a pen and paper for shopping lists and a clear Organizer Wallet for shop-cards. I like how fast I can roll up the shop-bag in the SE. It is fast and neat. And this works (for me) best with 200er Dyneema.

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