WHAT HAPPENS IF YOUR BACKPACK IS TOO HEAVY?

BACKPACK

What happens if your backpack is too heavy? Neck and upper back If you lean forward and extend your neck because your bag is so heavy, your neck and shoulders can get sore and it is hard on your muscles and ligaments. Shoulders  A heavy backpack puts pressure on shoulder joints, muscles tighten and your […]

PEAK DESIGN EVERYDAY BACKPACK 20L REVIEW

PEAK DESIGN

User 1 I am somewhat disappointed in Peak Design Everyday Backpack 20L. I have a LowePro minimus that I love but was unable to effectively use once I went to my full frame camera. The side opening was simply too small. The minimus was much more comfortable especially when weighted with gear thanks to a […]

DON’T MISS THE BEST LAPTOP BACKPACK FOR ACTIVE PERSON

LAPTOP BACKPACK

Best laptop backpack for tech organization: Timbuk2 Authority Laptop Backpack Deluxe Who it’s for: This is a great bag that has a lot of space if you intend to carry around a ton of tech and your main concern is keeping it all organized and safe. Plus, its looks suit an office setting well. Dimensions: […]

WHAT MAKES A GOOD QUALITY BACKPACK?

A GOOD QUALITY BACKPACK

“What makes a good quality backpack? I needed a new backpack and was browsing through the threads looking for recommendations but I didn’t necessarily understand the buyitforlife recs. See, the first thing I look for in a backpack is back support and while many popular brands (jansport) boast about how thick their straps are, their […]

DO PEOPLE USE BACKPACKS AT COLLEGE?

USE BACKPACKS AT COLLEGE

“I feel so ridiculous asking this but I’ve only been in college for a year and it was all online, and I don’t want to show up to in-person classes with a backpack and look dumb. Do a lot of students use backpacks, or do people just use messenger bags or something?“ Danny0306 Yeah of […]

OPINION ABOUT ADULT WOMEN CARRYING BACKPACKS INSTEAD OF PURSES IN A PROFESSIONAL SETTING

ADULT WOMEN CARRYING BACKPACKS

It should be socially acceptable in professional settings for adult females to carry around a backpack in lieu of a purse. They are uncomfortable to carry around and generally hold way less stuff. They are inferior accessories when it comes to storage. Let fancy people carry backpacks instead and be regarded the same. User Paindonthurt74 […]

GORUCK 26L GR1 REVIEW

GORUCK 26L GR1 REVIEW

User 1 My hope is that this review is helpful for those in a similar situation to me. At 5’10”, I’m right on the edge of being able to comfortably wear the 26l GR1. However, after owning both, I can safely say that the 21l is a better fit. For my torso length, it sits […]

HOW USEFUL DO YOU FIND STRAP POCKETS AND BACK POCKETS ON BACKPACKS?

BACK POCKETS ON BACKPACKS

I’ve been searching for good backpacks to use for college and general travel, and I found out about some bags with these. If anyone has bags with them, how useful do you find it? Are having these in your bag important to you? What do you usually use the back pocket for? How easy is […]

WHAT YOUR BACKPACK SAYS ABOUT YOU? (SCAV EDITION)

WHAT YOUR BACKPACK

1. Tactical Sling Bag / T-bag (3×2) You pose zero threat to anyone in your vicinity. Every other player scavs who sees you pity on the size of your backpack. You are the pebble on the road that nobody would care about. The amount of loot you would have is abysmal. 2. VKBO Army Bag […]

WHY DO SOME PEOPLE CHOOSE TO USE A MESSENGER BAG?

MESSENGER BAGS

“Why do some people choose to use messenger bags? I work in healthcare and I see a lot of people with messenger bags and was wondering why they choose to use that over a backpack.“ Less back sweat problems with messagers. It’s been warm where someone is and they’re sure the backpack has contributed to […]