A New Rolling Bag……The Tenba Roadie Air Case 21

5 months, 1 week ago 8
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Fujifilm kindly sent X-Photogaphers a very nice thank you gift, a new Tenba Roadie Air Case 21!  This case is a beautuful rolling airport case that fits overhead on all planes, but regional jets.  When it doesn’t fit overhead it is made of a side wall construction of material that is virtually crush proof, yet light.  The bag closed up does not look like a camera bag, more like a nice suitcase.  It is made of very good materials and holds a lot of gear, including a laptop on top your camera bodies and lenses, (illustrated below).  I wrap my lenses and bodies in Tamrac Goblin bags for added protection while flying (ultrasonic vibrations).

 

 

As i said, it looks like a high quality, rolling suitcase.  As loaded above it weighs in at, 32 lbs.  Just about my limit to place in the overhaead compartment!!!!

 

Thanks Fujifilm, I look forward to using it on Landscape, and Nature workshops!  As packed it covers from 15mm to 820mm of lens coverage.  Somewhere in there is a TC-14 telconverter and the new 16mm f 2.8 lens also!!!!

 

Blessings,

 

the pilgrim!

8 Responses

  1. Bill Fortney says:

    I encourage other X-Photographers to post how they plan to pack the Air Case! Would love to see your travel systems as well!

  2. Jeff howe says:

    What specific goblin bags do you use for your camera, 10-24, 18-135, and 100-400 lenses? Thanks.

    • Bill Fortney says:

      They make them in various sizes and I bought one of each, from smallest to largest, then I knew how many more of which size woukd fit all my lenses and bodies. The largest is perfect for the 100-400and the smallest is great for telrconverters and the F 2 Fujicrons, the rest will work in the three middle sizes.

  3. Bill Fortney says:

    The 2.1 and 2.4 are perfect for the mid size lenses.

  4. Dick Ginkowski says:

    I check here every day or so to see how you are doing. I guess seeing you returning to the bag of the month club is my answer!

  5. Jeff howe says:

    Thank you Bill.

  6. Bill Fortney says:

    You’re more than welcome, Jeff!

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