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Old 08-19-09, 04:45 AM   #1
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chrome bag

I just received my dually chrome backpack and i love it so far but i noticed that its really stiff/uncomfortable around the upper shoulders and neck? do i just need to break it in or is it always going to be like that
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Old 08-19-09, 07:16 AM   #2
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Some of the Chrome backpacks are intended to be warn a little lower. I had a similar experience with my Backbone. Loosen the straps and it should become a lot more comfortable. I actually tighten the bag when I get OFF the bike and loosen it when I get on. It felt strange at first since I've been using a mess bag for a decade, but it made a huge difference in comfort.
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Old 08-19-09, 05:47 PM   #3
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Yeah I have the same pack and just recently got it. Went from a sag life messenger bag to this and I have loved it.

And vegi is right. I wear mine lower on my back from when I started riding with it. It has been noticeably more comfortable
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