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Deuter Dry Shield Bike 18 backpack review

For the past month or so, I’ve been using the Deuter Dry Shield Bike 18 backpack on my daily rides to work. For years, I’ve been searching for a good waterproof backpack that will keep my stuff dry during the nasty wet Calgary winters. While a good drybag, or even a garbage bag, can usually […]

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Adding reflective ribbon to your backpack

Adding reflective ribbon to your backpack

Reflective ribbon on backpack, originally uploaded by elliottzone. If you use a backpack when you’re commuting, adding some reflective ribbon to your pack can help make you more visible. On my backpack, I have two pieces of reflective/neon yellow ribbon. I fixed them to the pack in an X pattern. They’re about 16″ long, so […]

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Deuter TransAlpine 30 pack review

I have to admit, it’s rare that I come across a product that I’m completely satisfied with. Usually, there are at least a couple of things I’d have done differently or that I think could be improved upon. So, imagine my delight when I came across a backpack that seemed to have been designed specifically […]

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