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    Modify bag to fit Brompton front carrier

    Have just invested in a Brompton. Looking for information/ideas on modifying Messenger bags to fit Brompton front carrier frame. I've seen something a while ago but not able to rember where. Any one help please.


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    You should already have bought a bag support frame.. from Brompton.
    For the snap together connection with the frame block , you know..

    I have a messenger bag that came with a waist belt , and the shoulder strap.

    wrapping that waist belt around the tubes of the bag support frame ,
    and clipping the buckle shut is all I did to combine mine..
    that and a stiffener of coroplast from the last years political lawn signs.
    stuffed in the bag.

    But really you can use their Touring Bag as a messenger or shoulder bag,
    off the bike. its bigger..
    with most of their bags there is a frame pocket on the back,
    opening just big enough for the handle on top.
    velcro straps close the bottom to keep the frame in side the pocket.
    Last edited by fietsbob; 02-05-11 at 02:32 AM.

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