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29 of 29 people found the following review helpful
on April 11, 2013
Size Name: One SizeColor Name: RedVerified Purchase
I actually ordered two of these to take on a family trip to Florida. We were planing on putting these on the roof of our car in the luggage rack. When the package was opened I could not believe the smell - nearly a stench! It was a strong sweet sickly plastic chemical smell. Understand that I am not one who writes these reviews much, but I feel compelled to writhe this one. When I say it was a strong smell - I mean it - the whole house stunk like these bags in a matter of minutes. Put your face into the bag and it will gag you. Put your clothes in this and they will likely stink too!

I was initially prepared to return these to Amazon but they are pretty nice bags and I actually like them very much. I read a few other reviews (too late) and saw reports on what folks did to remedy this and then I set to work. First I stole some of my teenagers Axe body wash and fixed up a huge batch of hot soapy water, Then I took them into the garage and scrubbed them like they did in the olden days of laundry. Rinsed them again in warm water, and hung them up to drip dry. Now they smelled like a teenage boy in heat that was dipped in some kind of industrial chemical vat! Better, but still not good enough to put any clothes in. Two weeks outside on the porch is what finally did the trick. These things need to be aired out for a very long time!

The bags themselves are well made I believe (the wonders of modern chemistry!), and if it weren't for the stench initially, I would have given them 4-5 stars. They are HUGE - really HUGE bags and easily hold two weeks worth of clothes and supplies. Good hand holds, durable fabrics, and quality zippers. Colors are vibrant and after washing and weathering, still the colors were bold. I don't think they are as waterproof as they are advertised, maybe because of the washing I did, but they did not shed water like I had hoped.

If you buy one of these bags you will be impressed with the quality of the materials and workmanship, but plan on airing them out and scrubbing off the chemical stench. MINIMUM TWO WEEKS OUTSIDE IN THE ELEMENTS TO MAKE THESE USABLE!

My heart goes out to the poor people who work in the factory that produces these bags - I cannot imagine living with this smell all the time! The place that makes these bags likely has a hole in the ozone directly above it.

I hope this helps some of you.
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11 of 11 people found the following review helpful
on December 22, 2013
Size Name: One SizeColor Name: RedVerified Purchase
Took this for a medical mission and it was easier to carry than some other bags. Would have liked rollers, but that adds a lot of weight to the bag. This was allowed by the airlines, and was packed to 50 pounds.
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
on January 12, 2014
Size Name: One SizeColor Name: RedVerified Purchase
This is the jumbo bag I was missing. It comes wrapped in a small bag so you may carry on when not using. Good built material, not sure if it is water proof but seems to be water resistant. I love it.
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7 of 8 people found the following review helpful
on March 9, 2014
Size Name: One SizeColor Name: BlackVerified Purchase
I purchased this bag to carry our back drop stands, lights, tripods, and other misc equipment. I know this is not the intended purpose of the bag but it is super sturdy and has extra space.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
on July 9, 2012
Size Name: One SizeColor Name: BlackVerified Purchase
Great sturdy bag. Used it to send my daughter to camp. I felt confident the zipper would hold which was a concern when looking at other bags.
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6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
on June 15, 2013
Size Name: One SizeColor Name: OrangeVerified Purchase
Larger than I expected, great thick/durable fabric and design! I bought it as an extra bag for my son to bring back all the extras from camp. Its spacious enough to put an under the bed container. Love it and will buy more of this!
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
on January 8, 2014
Size Name: One SizeColor Name: BlackVerified Purchase
I received the 2 bags I purchased but according to the picture displayed in the item itself, the pink bag did not come with my purchase.

The bag are great and sturdy. They are well made. They are really big. I should have ordered a smaller size but will keep them.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
on July 17, 2013
Size Name: One SizeColor Name: Royal BlueVerified Purchase
This bag was incredibly large as it comfortable held all my daughter's summer camp gear for a 3 1/2 week trip!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
on December 21, 2014
Size Name: One SizeColor Name: RedVerified Purchase
This sports duffel bag is HUGE!! I can fit a good 2-3 weeks worth of (winter) clothes in it. It definitely can get really heavy and requires some strength to carry when it is jam packed and stuffed to the full capacity. I was looking for an extra large bag, and this definitely fits all of my requirements! If you are looking for duffel bag with lots of room, this is the bag for you!!!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
on April 14, 2014
Size Name: One SizeColor Name: OrangeVerified Purchase
I needed a big bag for my trip back home, in Brazil, since I have all my college stuff to take. I was not disappointed. The bag is really bag, but it has good quality at the same time. Great for long trips, camping etc.
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