Timbuk2 Command Messenger Bag
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Timbuk2 Command Messenger Bag

Timbuk2 Command Messenger Bag is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 492.
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Product Description Item No.   10271760

The Timbuk2 Command Messenger Bag is a messenger bag for on the go laptop organization. Off to work, onto a plane, wherever you're headed, store your laptop in the back half and everything else in the main compartment. The bag is TSA compliant, so going through security checkpoints are a breeze. Just make sure to put your tablet in the larger compartment, with your laptop in the smaller back section. Carry like a briefcase or use the removable crossbody strap. A pocket with an external zipper stores your powerbrick and other cords for charging up lickety-split as you wait for your next meeting. Undo the flap or use the napoleon side-entry pocket for quicker access to small items.

Products on Sale are Discontinued Styles or Colors.

FEATURES of the Timbuk2 Command Messenger Bag

  • TSA compliant laptop compartment unzips to lie flat for airport security
  • Has a fully padded laptop sleeve, with soft tricot lining - offers 360 degree protection. Includes a separate padded area for your iPad
  • Clever zipper placement along the laptop compartment enables you to grab the bag and go whether zipped or unzipped, after TSA security
  • Timbuk2 Double-Loop CAM Buckle enables easy fit adjustment while eliminating excess webbing
  • Fully adjustable shoulder strap with a removable, super comfortable airmesh strap pad
  • Removable cross strap for cross-body stabilization while biking
  • Secure, tricot-lined zipper pocket on the flap for your phone, sunglasses, etc.
  • Large, padded, side entry "Napoleon zip pocket" for easy access without undoing the flap
  • External access zipper pocket on the side offers quick access to your powerbrick, umbrella, etc.
  • Internal organizer for pens, hard-drives, and other small stuff
  • Luggage pass through for your wheelie companion
  • Built in "Silencer Strips" designed to completely silence the bag when required
  • Pre-tensioned aluminum hooks keep the flap in secure and look stylish even when not in use
  • Low profile loop to attach your blinky light

- + Product Specifications
Features: Tablet Compatible, Carry-On Size
Best Use: Work and School, Travel, Commuter Cycling, Casual
Weight: 43.2 oz
Dimensions: 17.1 x 14.4 x 5.1 in.
Fabric Details: 100% Nylon
Pack Fabric: Nylon
Pack Pockets (+ main compartment): 6
Gender: Unisex
Pack Capacity: 22 Liters / 1343 Cubic inches
Frame Type: Frameless
Pack Access: Top
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it I use this as my carry on bag for plane travel, and once I get there it can become my messenger bag for bike rentals. It also is professional enough looking for when I show up on a job I don't have my old, dirty messenger bag with me. I like the padded laptop sleeve and the external water bottle pocket, so if it spills it's not in the bag with my laptop!
Date published: 2017-11-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Timbuk2 to anywhere you want to go I bought this to replace a Fossil messenger bag. I own a timbuk2 backpack, roller luggage and hybrid backpack/messenger bag as well. Timbuk2 quality is hard to match, the command laptop messenger bag is no exception. I purchase 2 colors (Carbon/Molasses and Surplus) in size SMALL as i wanted something professional but not boring/stiff. I felt the Surplus color and texture just wasn't as polished as the Carbon & Molasses. At the same time i also purchased the Timbuk2 Closer Case in Small & Medium, however the medium was still smaller than the Command Small. I thought the slimmer size of the Closer Case might provide a clean look, however, it was still too small and the style of the Command bag, especially in C/M color is a very clean, sleek looking bag. Size small is still a larger messenger bag, but will not fit my 17" MSI laptop, should fit a 15" no problem. Surface Pro fits with plenty of room to spare, which is what i purchased this bag to hold. Pro: 1. Aluminum Hooks, though takes a minute to learn how to rotate the hook as some other reviewers have mentioned, after a couple times it's no easier/harder than a standard push-button clip style. 2. Napoleon side pocket on flap, AWESOME for going through TSA at airport to throw your keys, phone etc in (I'm pre-check so i cannot speak about the TSA approved benefits of this bag). 3. Cam Buckle lock, super awesome and convenient. Stows easily under seat in front of you, even on smaller planes. 4. Plenty of internal pockets for organization. 5. Texture of Carbon color material is really awesome, and very unique, will def. make people look twice at it. Surplus color did not have this texture Cons: 1. I'm left-handed and the bag goes over the left side of my body the water bottle pouch ends up being on the backside of the bag, this is just part of being a lefty in a right-hander's world. 2. the bottom of the bag is angled towards the front of the bag, so if you set it down it tends to fall forward, laying on bag face.
Date published: 2017-10-07
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Barely fits my laptop I entered the dimensions of my 17" laptop (and even exaggerated the size a bit), and the Timbuk2 website said this largest size would be sufficient (it even said size medium would be good enough - ha!). However, it's not easy to get my computer in, and once it's in, it is really really difficult to get out. Instead of whizzing through airport security, I'm now the person holding up the line as I wrestle my laptop out of my bag. I feel like the bag needs another inch. I really wanted to love this bag (it's not easy finding a good-looking bag for a 17" laptop), but alas, I'm just lukewarm about it.
Date published: 2017-08-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice bag, good attention to detail, very functional The strap on my last bag would not stay adjusted. It finally drove me crazy enough that when I saw this on sale I bought it on impulse based on Timbuk2's reputation. Now that I've used it for a few weeks, I would buy it again at full price. There are a lot of things I like about this bag, but mostly it comes down to the fact that attention was given to details and almost every feature is useful to me. The things I like are: 1) The lined cell phone and laptop pockets. 2) The "silent" option of using only buckles, or skipping buckles and using only velcro to close. 3) The size is just about right as well. 4) The quick adjust strap feature is what got me to buy the bag in the first place. 5) Sturdy grab handle 6) overall quality of materials Things I don't like so well: 1) I probably don't need quite so many internal pockets 2) The zippers on the seam pockets (I think) should zip closed in the down direction rather than up, but that's maybe just me Nothing is a big enough complaint to deduct a star, I really like the bag overall.
Date published: 2017-08-30
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Stylish but not that functional I really like to colors on this bag but the strap closure coming undone makes it difficult to wear. The hook closure on the flap is also very challenging for quick access. The base is not flat and so the bag falls flat when placed on the floor. The quality and pockets are what you would expect from Timbuk2. I
Date published: 2017-08-30
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The quality is top notch I really love how well constructed the bag is. It feels like a premium product I'll be using forever. I like all of the hidden pockets. A little heavier than expected but that's ok. Color seemed a little off from the product photo but again, that ended up being ok. The main compartment doesn't open as wide as other bags I've used and I find that I have difficulty standing it up with the front facing out for easy access when I need a notebook or whatever (just falls face down immediately.) The construction is great but it makes the bag rigid in ways I wasn't expecting. Most of these are minor quibbles, I love the bag and use it everyday. When I decide to get a new one (which won't be because this wore out; this thing is a beast), I'll only be looking at Timbuk2.
Date published: 2017-08-30
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Good bag with design flaw I love many aspects of the bag but hate that the bottom is slanted from back to front so that the bag cannot stand upright. This is a serious and very correctable design flaw. Also, the "TSA-friendly" feature is antiquated and wasted space and weight. Change these things and you'd have a perfect bag.
Date published: 2017-08-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Daily Workbag With a recent career change I needed a durable and high quality messenger bag to transport around different job sites. This bag has worked well for me to carry a laptop, iPad, prints & plans, along with snack, and other stuff to get through the day. My brother-in-law actually recommended their bags to me as he has been using them for the past few years. Living and working in the Seattle area, we have had dry season but I was really sold on the water proofing of the bag while out on a job site.
Date published: 2017-08-27
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Will this hold an engineering style laptop (15.6 HP Zbook Studio)?

Asked by: Will
Hiya Will, thanks for your question! Yes, your laptop will fit in the medium size messenger bag. Hope this helps!
Answered by: Rocko Gigsby
Date published: 2016-12-01
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