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Is is safe for me to take my D800 and its lenses on my ...

Richcower

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"RE: Is is safe for me to take my D800 and its lenses on my recumbent trike?"

Richcower Registered since 22nd Jan 2013
Sun 08-Sep-13 03:27 PM

>I am getting back into cycling (two wheels). My solution to
>carrying the camera was quite simple. I already had a rear
>pannier rack and bag. I simply bought large sheets of 3"
>thick memory foam from an Ebay supplier and cut it into shapes
>to fit the top and bottom of my pannier, and sandwich my D700
>in between. The foam was cheap, about £5 for a large sheet. I
>have had no problems or damage to my camera, despite the
>riding several off-road tracks through woods etc. They foam is
>not fixed in the bag, so easy to take out when I don't need to
>carry my camera. However, I usually carry my smaller Lumix GH3
>m43 camera this way, so I can also fit cycling stuff (pump,
>tools etc.) in the bag as well. I don't have a picture to hand
>of the foam, but here is the bag fixed to the bike.
>
>Bill
>North Berwick, Scotland
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Never seen a water bottle mounted to the seat post. Looks like a good idea. Whats that case on the down tube? looks plastic.

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