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Filson Original Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

4.11
based on 267 reviews


We have checked hundreds of reviews and found 9 reasons to buy the Original - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


83% of the reviewers give the Filson Original a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (77%)
Good (6%)
Average (5%)
Poor (8%)
Bad (1%)



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Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Filson Original:

Reviewers like these things about the Filson Original

  • Some users chose it for its high quality workmanship and materials.
  • Others find the leather strap nice, and the zipper thick and good quality.
  • The canvas of the bag is very high quality and seems to protect anything inside very well according to a number of users.
  • Some reviewers descrbed it as a very well made, stylish case.
  • A number of users said it has plenty of space and sufficient pockets and areas within to secure their items.
  • Some users find the leather very nice and the color looks great.
  • Many users exclaimed that it's a great bag, build like a tank, and in classic style.
  • Others thought it's very cool and functional without being too heavy.
  • A number of users said it's an awesome accessory to any outfit and just adds that certain extra touch of style.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • lack of internal zipped pockets for smaller things.
  • the shoulder strap can slip from your shoulder.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Filson Original models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight2.5-3 oz (1.1-1.4 kg)
Length iconLength8-18 in (20-46 cm)
Width10-16 in (25-41 cm)
Height7.5-14 in (19-36 cm)


The bag is recommended for these activities:

Sport
Hiking
Cycling
Travel
School
Backpacking



Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Filson Original features:
  • Carry-on size
  • Water resistant

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


Rankings


vs Filson Bags

The Filson Original ranks #1 compared with the other Filson bags.

1Filson Original
4.11
Filson Original
2Filson Field
4.06
Filson Field
3Filson Otter
4.04
Filson Otter
4Filson 48 Hour
3.33
Filson 48 Hour
5Filson Pullman
3.30
Filson Pullman

vs All Bags

The Filson Original ranks #938 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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4.11
Knomo Mayfair
937Filson Original
4.11
Filson Original
938Slumberjack Bounty
4.11
Slumberjack Bounty
939Dakine Portal
4.11
Dakine Portal
940London Fog Langley
4.11
London Fog Langley

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Last updated on July 04, 2019