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Setting my sights on the 500 club

Mini Ruck: Perfect Partner for Holiday Weekend

September 25, 2008Minister of Information
Lots of Exterior Pockets Makes This Pack a Favorite. Howard Gray packed everything he needed in his trusty Mini Ruck Sack for a 3 day weekend out on the plains of Montana. Let’s see what all the fuss is about being in this "500 Club." Howdy Jim, I recently returned from my outstanding 4th of
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As featured in the St. Petersburg News

Why a Rectangular Bag Will Pack More Stuff

July 30, 2008Minister of Information
Scripps News Service Highlights the Air Boss How can a rectangular carry-on bag pack more items than a curvy bag? Nicole Hutcheson of the St. Petersburg Times asked Doug Dyment of what his recommendations were for a carry-on bag and why. Recently, Dyment traveled for two weeks in Moscow and Delhi. It’s no secret
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The Sky Train, as featured on The Early Show

CBS’ “The Early Show” Spotlights Sky Train

July 29, 2008Minister of Information
Travel Site’s Senior Editor Doug Stallings Choice for Carry-on Travel "Sensible Luggage For Trying Travel Times" is the title of the CBS Early Show from June 21st, 2008. During the show popular travel website Fodor’s Senior Editor Doug Stallings made suggestions to help travelers "breeze through Airport Check-Ins, despite new rules and fees." Said
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Avoid the luggage fees Recommends Sky Train for Carry-on Travel

July 29, 2008Minister of Information
Sky Train Beats Out Competitor’s Bags (with Wheels) THE CRITERIA: The industry is abuzz about the airlines and their new checked bag fees. Travelers feeling the pinch in their wallets want to know what are the best carry on bags out there. Recently, the popular "travel experiences" website Fodor’s created a Carry-on Bag Buyer’s Guide
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He made her a one bag believer!

A Pilgrimage to Rome Using One Bag

June 30, 2008Minister of Information
She Said He Was Crazy But He’s Just a One Bag Zealot. Ray Mechler’s wife said he was crazy to travel Europe for 18 days with just one carry-on bag. After the trip was over, she’s now convinced it IS possible. Proof is in the pudding, (er, packing rather). Let’s hear tell how he managed
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Two Guys and Two Bags.

Two Weeks. Two Countries. Two Flights. Two Guys – All Using Two Bags.

June 30, 2008Minister of Information
How Did These Guys Make Their Trip With Just Two Simple Carry-on Bags? "Two weeks. Two countries. Two flights. Six trains. Some taxis. A subway. A mountain. Countless streets and shops. Innumerable restaurants and pubs. And just One Air Boss and One Gator. No problem." That’s how William Lamb summed up his trip to Europe
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My future wife, Idske Resink with the Gator Bag that carried the ring.

Gator Carry-on Keeps a Keepsake Safe

May 29, 2008Minister of Information
A Gator Bag Helps Get A Man Married Thijs Resink and his girlfriend Idske came all the way over from the Netherlands to tour the beautiful parks of America. They kept it simple and traveled light, carrying only a Gator and a Tri-fold Shave Kit. At a quiet little inn, Thijs popped the question. Let’s
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A man with a yoke of Red Oxx

Missionary Who’s Built Like an Oxx Yokes up with Two Carry-on Bags

April 24, 2008Minister of Information
Missionary John O’Malley Packs His Bible, MacBook, a Suit and Love of God to Europe and Back Missionary John O’Malley is built like an Ox, "large in stature," as he says. This requires plenty of packing space in a carry-on bag. Not to mention the requisite Bible, Laptop, and suit. God Bless him, he made
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Behind the Scenes at Red Oxx – Videos

April 10, 2008Minister of Information
Built to endure Red Oxx co-owners Jim Markel and Perry Jones share some of their philosophies regarding making their travel and adventure gear. From using only the very best materials to particular attention to details, you’ll quickly gain an appreciation for the "Brand" that is Red Oxx. Watch the videos in the tab above to
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Desert Camel

3 Countries, 5 Airlines, 7 Flights, 11 Days, ONE Carry-on Bag

February 14, 2008Minister of Information
Once Again, the Air Boss Does It All. Every Time! The 5 Star customer rated Red Oxx Air Boss Carry-on Bag can go the distance. Just ask John Steinmeyer, who said it quite succinctly. And straight and to the point. When you travel light with just one bag, you’re the (Air) Boss. Hey Jim, 3
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