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Choosing The Right Wheeled Laptop Bag

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Posted By George F.

Nowadays every businessperson traveling carries a laptop. Many also have chronic backaches from carrying those laptops. Some of the large screen laptops are very heavy. For the frequent traveler, a wheeled laptop bag offers the opportunity to have all of your information handy without draining you of your strength. A wheeled laptop bag is ideal. Rolling bags come in a several different varieties.

Rolling bags are a cross between luggage and a briefcase. There are soft-sided and hard-sided bags from which to choose. A wheeled bag should be large enough to handle the laptop and all of the other devices that are associated with your particular business. If documents need to be printed, the rolling bags should be large enough to handle the smaller document printers that are available.

A new wheeled laptop bag can range in price from under $100 to well over $300. It will depend on your needs and of course, your budget. The bags will have several compartments. The various pockets will handle most of your laptop accessories. This will include your power cord, mouse, thumb drives and a larger pocket for a small printer.

Detachable pieces will allow you to remove your laptop from the rolling bags to allow security to put the rest of your luggage through screening without damaging the laptop. This feature is not available on all brands of a wheeled bag.

Durability is a prime necessity. These bags are designed for heavy duty use and travel. Once you have established your budget limitation, you can begin your search.

Aside from wheel use, the part of the wheeled laptop bag that will get the most abuse and use is the handle. It should be sturdy and easily extended and retracted. The handle should be sturdy and smooth as it extends. Rolling bags take a lot of abuse and the handle is an essential part of any wheeled bag.

A wheeled bag can be found in most stores that carry electronic devices and carry cases. Look at all of the compartments in the wheeled laptop bag. There should be at least three different areas to store your supplies. One will be used for your paperwork, one for the laptop and another for the attachments for the laptop as well as other electronic devices.

Always check the dimensions of the wheeled laptop bag. Not all will accommodate a seventeen-inch laptop and the other equipment necessary for your trip. Name brand luggage makers make a wheeled bag that will suit your needs. Once you have established your need, the degree of protection that is needed and what you can afford, you can begin shopping.

If you do not do a lot of air travel in your business, you may not need to invest in rolling bags with detachable computer compartments. The bag you choose should be large enough to accommodate your needs and travel safely in your vehicle.

A quick internet search can yield an assortment of wheeled laptop bags that can get both you and your laptop to your destination safely.

Comments (4)

By Wilma W. on JUL 17 2017 @ 11:14AM

Oh my gosh, I have the worst bag for work ever. I don't know who designed this thing, but they must have never actually tried to use it themselves. Just really awkward.

By Juanita B. on JUL 17 2017 @ 8:03AM

I paid a little extra, and I'm glad I did.

By Yan M. on JUL 16 2017 @ 11:02AM

It's kinda funny how they still include shoulder straps with them. Anyone that can carry a wheeled laptop bag on their shoulder is either a beast, or won't be doing it for very long.

By Patrice F. on JUL 16 2017 @ 7:14AM

The think that bugs me about computer bags is how much space is taken up by the bar on the inside of the bag.

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