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Ruggard Legion 45 Messenger Bag

B&H # RUPMB145B Mfr # PMB-145B
In Stock
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You Pay: $69.95
Product Highlights
  • Holds DSLR with 2 Zooms, Flash
  • Fits up to 13.3" Laptop
  • Removable Camera Basket
  • Hidden Zippered Pocket on Front Flap
  • Three Slip Pockets on Main Compartment
  • Expansion Zipper Adds 1" of Space
  • Weather-Resistant Exterior
  • Detachable Padded Shoulder Strap
  • Trolley Compatible Sleeve

Designed to look like a regular briefcase, the black Legion 45 Messenger Bag from Ruggard provides space for a DSLR with two zoom lenses, a flash, and a laptop up to 13.3". A quick-release buckle opens the front flap revealing three open slip pockets and a main compartment. Convenient for traveling, this messenger features a top zipper for easy access to the main compartment, and a hidden document pocket on the front flap to store essentials like your passport or I.D. For storing your photo gear, the bag comes with an internal basket, which can be removed from the main compartment. After removing the internal basket, the Legion can be used as an everyday messenger bag. When you need some extra room, simply unzip the expansion zipper that runs along the bottom of the bag to add 1" of space. A padded shoulder strap or grip handles can be used to carry the bag.

Pockets

Side zipper opens hidden document pocket on front flap
Two identical-sized slip pockets are sewn onto the main slip pocket, one has three pen slots inside
Inside the large main slip pocket is a mesh zippered pocket, and two smaller open slip pockets with two touch fastened memory card holders on top of them
Padded divider in main compartment holds up to 13.3" laptop
Rear exterior zippered slip pocket for documents, and nylon-webbed zipper pull tab to assist in zipping or unzipping the bag

Removable Camera Basket

Four dividers create five compartments inside camera basket
Plastic ID holder on exterior side of basket
Drawstring closure for protection
Touch fasteners on side of basket secure it in the messenger bag
Small tag on side of basket states model of bag to prevent confusion with multiple bags

Construction

900D Oxford nylon exterior with high-density 1680D ballistic polyester front flap and 150D polyester interior
Quick-release buckle and touch fastener closure secures front flap
Neoprene stretched from front flap over sides of bag prevents loss
A touch-fastened nylon webbing strap secures over the quick-access zipper to the main compartment in order to deter theft
Nylon webbing along sides to attach optional pouches or accessories
Zippered 1" expansion along bottom of main compartment
Trigger clasp in main slip pocket holds rain cover that may be detached to dry
Key chain can be attached to the trigger clasp
Rubber feet for stability

Carrying Options

Grip handle on top with detachable name tag
Removable padded shoulder strap clasps onto the reflective paneling on sides of bag
Trolley compatible sleeve allows bag to secure onto a suitcase handle when traveling
Material Exterior
900D Oxford nylon, 1680D ballistic polyester front flap
Lining
150D polyester interior
Feet
Rubber
Type of Closure Zippers with yellow pulls
Quick-release front buckle
Touch Fastener
Exterior Dimensions 13.8 x 5.9 x 11.8" / 35.0 x 15.0 x 30.0 cm
Interior Dimensions
13.0 x 5.5 x 11.0" / 33.0 x 14.0 x 28.0 cm
Removable Basket
11.75 x 4.5 x 10.75" / 29.8 x 11.4 x 27.3 cm
Laptop Compartment
13.0 x 11.0" / 33.0 x 27.9 cm
Main Slip Pocket
13.0 x 10.25" / 33.0 x 26.0 cm
Identical Slip Pockets
6.0 x 8.0" / 15.2 x 20.3 cm
Tripod Holder None
Carrying/Transport Options Adjustable, removable padded shoulder strap
Top carry handle
Rear Trolley Sleeve
Weight 2.3 lb / 1.04 kg
Ruggard Legion 45 Messenger Bag
  • Removable Camera Basket
  • Padded Shoulder Strap
  • Limited 5-Year Warranty
  • REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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    RuggardLegion 45 Messenger Bag
     
    4.9

    (based on 11 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (10)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (1)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

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    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Durable (10)
    • Easy to use (8)
    • Lightweight (6)
    • Compact (3)

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Travel (7)
      • Weddings (4)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Photo enthusiast (5)
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No (10)

      Reviewed by 11 customers

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      5.0

      Awesome!

      By Angie

      from Mesa, AZ

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy to Use
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Landscape/Scenery
        • Travel
        • Weddings/Events

        Comments about Ruggard Legion 45 Messenger Bag:

        This messenger bag is lightweight and has so many pockets!!! I found that i could put all my needed equipment for a typical day of shooting and still travel lightly. The cushion on the strap was comfortable and i almost forgot i had a bag on my shoulder!

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        • No

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        4.0

        Where's my pony?

        By Johnny Baba aka "The Notorious Genie"

        from New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

        About Me Photo Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy to Use
        • Lightweight

        Cons

        • Flimsy Buckles

        Best Uses

        • Camera Portage

        Comments about Ruggard Legion 45 Messenger Bag:

        My new "messenger bag" speaks for itself. She reminds me of a 'Pony Express Bag', thus, "Where's my pony". I am pleased with it and the experience I had with B & H in the process of my recent acquisition. B & H provided a well balanced selection of alternatives for carrying my new SLR camera, lenses & associated necessities. The only negative aspect to all of this is I was so enthralled with this "messenger bag" that after I purchased it, in the world of cyber-space, I invested in more 'tools of the trade' and came to the realization that I needed a bigger set-up in the bag department. So, long story short I have a great camera/lens/computer carrying system for the 'short trip' and now I get to checkout a bigger 'bag' to transport all of my camera/computer equipment in. Guess where I will start looking?

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        • No

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        5.0

        Perfect for me and a terrific value

        By Michael

        from White Plains, NY

        About Me Semi-pro Photographer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Capacious
        • Durable
        • Easy to Use
        • Great value
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Travel
          • Weddings/Events

          Comments about Ruggard Legion 45 Messenger Bag:

          I have recently downsized all the photo equipment I travel with, as well as my laptop. This bag easily holds 2 Olympus OMD-EM1 bodies, 2 lenses, a flash, various accessories, and my 13 inch laptop. It is very well designed, with a strap, a handle, and a trolley sleeve. Light, capacious, and easy to handle. What else could I want? Oh, price. There's that too. It is exceedingly affordable.

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          • No

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          5.0

          Perfect for Mirrorless gear

          By Mike F.

          from Omaha, Ne.

          About Me Photography Student

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy to Use
          • Lightweight

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Travel

            Comments about Ruggard Legion 45 Messenger Bag:

            Great for my rx100, a6000, tablet, batteries and chargers. GREAT BAG!!!!!

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            • No

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            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great Bag!

            By Salty Dog

            from Greater Boston

            About Me Photo Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Compact
            • Durable
            • Easy to Use
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Ruggard Legion 45 Messenger Bag:

                Very well made with lots of handy pockets and safety features like a vecro lock-strap over the zipper pull on the quick access slot on top of the bag. Easy to configure for DSLR with 2 or 3 lenses and flash yet compact profile to carry at side or sling style behind you. All fittings and materials look very sturdy and well made. And all for a great price.

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                • No

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                5.0

                Well made an Asome product

                By Billy D

                from Long Island New York

                About Me Pro Photographer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Compact
                • Durable
                • Lightweight

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Travel

                  Comments about Ruggard Legion 45 Messenger Bag:

                  This is a great bag, very well made.

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                  • No

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                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Really great bag

                  By Kait

                  from New york

                  Comments about Ruggard Legion 45 Messenger Bag:

                  Fits two DSLRs and their lenses (one attached, one dettached), a notebook and/or laptop, has room for extra batteries, memory cards, wallet/money. Plenty of space and its the perfect size to me, not too big or small. Its great for going in and out of your bag on shoots. It also keep everything very safe and well protected. I reccommend it.

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                  5.0

                  Great little bag

                  By Brandon

                  from Louisiana

                  About Me Photo Enthusiast

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Compact
                  • Durable
                  • Easy to Use

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Travel
                    • Weddings/Events

                    Comments about Ruggard Legion 45 Messenger Bag:

                    This is the perfect "go bag" for a day or weekend out! Great for birthdays or other events where you may need to do on-the-fly edits or show people the photos you've taken. Holds camera and a couple of lenses as well as a few accessories and your laptop!

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                    • No

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                    (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Awesome products

                    By photochief

                    from Kent, WA

                    About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Durable

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Family Photos
                      • Landscape/Scenery
                      • Sports/Action
                      • Travel
                      • Weddings/Events
                      • Wildlife Photos

                      Comments about Ruggard Legion 45 Messenger Bag:

                      I had been using a back pack camera bag but wanted something a little lighter and smaller. My DSLR, and 70-200mm lens with accessories fits perfectly. Love the zipper top for quick access to my camera and gear when out in the field shooting. So far I have nothing I don't like about the bag. May even get a second bag for my wife's DSLR. I love it and would recommend this bag to anyone. Thank you.

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                      • No

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                      (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Perfect for my needs!

                      By LarryB117

                      from Havertown, PA

                      About Me Photo Enthusiast

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Durable
                      • Easy to Use
                      • Nice Appearance

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Travel

                        Comments about Ruggard Legion 45 Messenger Bag:

                        The perfect bag to carry my compact DSLR, two lenses, flash, 13" MacBook Air and extra accessories. Just the right size to be comfortable to carry and easy to access. I'd definitely recommend this bag for anyone in a similar situation as mine. Plus, B&H is simply the best!

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                        (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Outstanding quality for a $ bag

                        By rafacq

                        from Dallas Texas

                        About Me Photo Enthusiast

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Durable
                        • Easy to Use
                        • Great price
                        • Quality construction
                        • Quality materials
                        • Rain Bag Included

                        Cons

                        • Top Access Is Limited

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Ruggard Legion 45 Messenger Bag:

                          The construction is just great. The finish of the zippers, the way to hide the passport pocket, the velcro protector at the end of the zipper, lots of room for a camera with lens, space for 2 more lenses, a tablet (or up to a 13 inch small laptop), I mean its just a fantastic deal. The only negative is that the top access is limited, it really is meant to provide quick access to your camera. To access your lenses, or other accessories, it is much better to flip open the bag, then you have easy access to your gear. Thanks B&H for the email with the introduction.

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