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« on: August 09, 2004 01:10:34 AM »

So, I used a piece of string to estimate the strap length on a bag I want to make.  Does 44" seem like an insane measurement for a messanger bag that I want to wear like across my body? Undecided
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« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2004 12:15:43 AM »

I don't really know how much 44" is. I always forget how to convert it into cm.
But I made a bag and the strap is 125cm. Hope that helps.
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« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2004 06:54:19 AM »

Inches to centimeters and vice versa is a very simple one. 2.5 centimeters per inch. So 44" * 2.5 = 110cm.

So nervosa, your measurement is not only appropriate, it's actually a little but shorter than Javede's.
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« Reply #3 on: August 12, 2004 12:36:03 PM »

Thanks, good to know.  I wouldn't have wanted to finish the strap only to put it on and it be too short.  It would be very me not to check beforehand!
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« Reply #4 on: August 12, 2004 10:09:20 PM »

Well I'm not sure how tall you are, but I have a little bag with a handle measuring 44" long, and it looks just fine. Not too low, but fits the description of a messenger bag.
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