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Best (and most comfortable) strap

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by yahtzee, Jun 7, 2005.

  1. With the newest additions to my lense family, my next is sore and my mind is wondering.........wondering if my Tamrac suspension strap is strong enough to hold my 70-200VR or my 28-70 2.8......just dont feel 100% safe with it...what strap is everyone using (and enjoying)?
     
  2. dfthompson

    dfthompson Guest

    I recently started using an Upstrap. I don't think it is quite as comfortable as the elastic straps, but it does not slip off my shoulder like the Optech does.
     
  3. Tosh

    Tosh

    May 6, 2005
    NY
    Upstrap LT

    Upstrap LT with snap hooks. Very sturdy, but not the most comfortable.

    I got the LT because it has quick-release snap hooks for easy and complete removal from the camera body. I had been using an Op-Tech strap with quick release-snaps, but when "removed" two 6 inch strap pieces remained on the camera. I found these 6 inch remnants got in the way when doing tripod work.

    Glenn
     
  4. kengo

    kengo Guest

    I also have those Tamrac neoprene straps on my D70, but still prefer the original strap on the D2h, it has less tendency to slip of my shoulder.
     
  5. MikeG

    MikeG

    145
    Apr 30, 2005
    SF Bay Area
    I'm satisfied with the Op-Tech.

    I've got the bag straps as well and find them well suited to the task.
     
  6. Op/Tech. I have one that is more than 10 years old and is still in
    perfect condition.
     
  7. svenmichiels

    svenmichiels

    198
    May 21, 2005
    Belgium
    Does anyone haven an url of the unstrap straps?

    Sven
     
  8. linm

    linm

    182
    May 3, 2005
    Vancouver, BC
  9. papa85

    papa85 Guest

    upstrap

    Glen, was looking at the upstrap site and they stopped selling the LT there is a default with them. check it out.
     
  10. Tosh

    Tosh

    May 6, 2005
    NY
    Thanks Tony.

    Yup, looks like it's back to my springy Op-Tech neoprene strap.

    Glenn
     
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