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Old 06-16-2008, 12:59 PM
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Single Carry-On Backpack for Travel

Do you bring only a single carry-on backpack (no checked items) for your travel backpacking trips? If so, please share the model and specs. It would also be interesting to know what you do to limit what you carry -- so that it all fits.

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Old 06-16-2008, 02:58 PM
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Have you seen the size of some of the luggage people get away with bringing on the plane?
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Old 06-21-2008, 01:46 PM
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The Six Moon Designs Traveler pack looks to be a good option.

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Old 06-30-2008, 05:55 AM
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I've used a conduit several times with no problems.

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Old 08-17-2008, 05:24 PM
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Under current stupidity rules I would suggest that this is impossible. You need to take a decent kn NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-15-2008, 05:44 PM
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The Jam2 and I head out for Scotland tomorrow. I'll let everyone know how it goes. It's cinched do NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-21-2008, 02:36 PM
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So far so good with the Jam2. It fits well in both the luggage bins and the overhead racks on the S NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-29-2008, 11:48 PM
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Just returned from our trip. The Jam2 worked very well for what we needed, which was keep all our NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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Old 10-29-2008, 11:12 AM
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By far the best option I've ever seen for a travel pack is the NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Lessons learned from travelling 6-8 months a year

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