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Old 03-18-08, 07:46 PM   #1
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iPhone case for cycling?

No, I don't want to talk on the phone or listen to music while riding, but I want to take my iPhone with me on cycling trips so that I can make and receive calls when I stop alongside the road. I'm looking for a case that will protect against moisture while in my jersey pocket and shock (because I'll inevitably drop it at some point). I don't even mind having to remove the phone from the case to use it. I'm mostly looking for a reasonably priced case that will keep the phone well-protected.

I just wondered if anyone had found something.
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Old 03-18-08, 07:57 PM   #2
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oooh be careful; that screen is glass! Here's a few links:

...and here's the accessories reference:
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Old 03-18-08, 08:02 PM   #3
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I use a zip lock bag. If I drop my phone, I hope it breaks. It's a piece of crap, but it's insured anyways.
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Old 03-18-08, 08:38 PM   #4
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h20 audio is what i use and i like it. Certainly cant take calls while on the bike with it but its fine if you stop.
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Check out the Ibera range. They have a whole bunch of cases that mount on handlebars.
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Old 12-14-10, 09:47 AM   #6
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Detours Digi Midge Stem bag. It's not weather proof, but it's pretty convenient to hold your iphone in a visible place and your keys and wallet can go into the zipper pocket.
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Old 12-14-10, 07:51 PM   #7
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I use a Iphone Otterbox defender case. It has a plastic cover for the whole phone plus a cover for the glass. Then there is a rubber cover that goes over that. If you are worried about moisture get the PDA Armor case.,default,sc.html?cid=MSAPIPHT10&utm_source=msn&utm_medium=ppc&utm_campaign=otterbox-iphone
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Old 12-14-10, 08:34 PM   #8
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Small handlebar bag ? or is that too touristy a look? Ortlieb makes some small waterproof ones ..
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