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Travelling with a laptop


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#1 sceadugenga

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Posted 16 March 2017 - 08:17 PM

I've got an international trip this weekend with several changes of flight.

I usually carry my laptop in it's case but I'm getting old and wondered if I could pack it into my check in bag safely.

It's one of those with hard sides and soft top and bottom.

 



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#2 awesomeoverload

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Posted 16 March 2017 - 08:30 PM

Put it in a hand carry bag and use and bubble wrap to keep it safe.



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Posted 04 April 2017 - 04:17 AM

I think you should purchase a laptop bag and carry it with this bag. If you pack it into a check-in bag, then it may be damaged. So don’t take a risk.

 



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Posted 04 April 2017 - 04:56 AM

Thanks, that's what I ended up doing.



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Posted 01 May 2017 - 06:10 AM

Did you end up buying a sling bag type of bag or did you opt for a backpack? I find backpacks are more convenient. It's a lot safer too and easy on the shoulders. Mine's got a padded compartment where I can keep my laptop safe while I cram the rest of my clothes on the other zipped compartment.



#6 sceadugenga

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Posted 01 May 2017 - 06:25 AM

I had a laptop bag that was suitable already, the problem is I have another shoulder bag that I use for iPad, glasses, phone etc so i was trying to avoid carrying two.

It worked out OK anyway.



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Posted 18 May 2017 - 08:16 AM

So, did your laptop survived the flight??? Tell us :o



#8 sceadugenga

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Posted 18 May 2017 - 07:33 PM

:bananas:



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Posted 19 May 2017 - 03:08 AM

glad for you!



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Posted 02 June 2017 - 07:14 AM

Bring it with your hand carry. We really don't know how they take care our check in baggage.



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Posted 07 July 2017 - 09:17 AM

Bring it with your hand carry. We really don't know how they take care our check in baggage.

Yes absolutely:)






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