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Suitcase Stereo for Travelers
Is your iPod a constant companion? Do you miss your Klipschorns when you travel? Have you ever longed to blast the yakking couple in the next hotel room out of bed with an excerpt from Wagner or Nine Inch Nails? If so, maybe it's time to swap your backpack or rollaboard for a Boom Bag.
A Boom Bag is a suitcase that doubles as a stereo--or a stereo that doubles as a suitcase, depending on your priorities. To quote the manufacturer's Web site, "It's the best luggage you've ever heard!"
Boom Bags president Mark Wright explains why you need sound from your suitcase:
The product comes in two versions: A 22" wheeled suiter, and a slightly smaller "office on wheels " with a removable laptop bag. Each case has built-in stereo speakers with a 10-watt amplifier, a separate 4" subwoofer with an 8-watt amplifier, stereo miniplug inputs for an iPod or other music device and a microphone, and a 110-250v power supply. (You'll need a plug adapter to use your Boom Bag in Europe.)
I haven't seen or heard Boom Bags, so I can't vouch for them personally, but the design certainly is innovative--and it's hard not to like a sales pitch that claims, "Looks like high-end luggage, sounds way better!"
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