As 2013 draws to a close, excitement has already begun building at Luggage Base as our clients begin to show off all their upcoming products and lines for 2014. Starting out with a bang, Delsey is proud to bring you their latest line, Helium Xpert Lite 2.0Designed for personal or business travel, Delsey has taken everything that their customers loved about the first Xpert lite line and improved it. Sure to be a huge hit among travelers everywhere, check out this in-depth review of the Helium Xpert Lite 2.0 Series and be sure you are ready for your 2014 Travel plans.


1. Appearance

Trolley tote black 2No frills, just quality. The Helium Xpert Lite 2.0 line from Delsey looks sleek and won’t hinder you on your next adventure. The exterior is both very durable and designed for extended use in any situation. Tough and easy to maintain, these bags are wrapped with Twisted Nylon Dobby that is backed with Vapor Barrier for maximum protection and extended life of the bag. Available in Black or Green, each color option hides dirt well and will always look great coming around the luggage belt after a long trip. The spinner wheels are recessed, and stay protected while still maintaining full 360 degree mobility and maximum packing space. The exterior pockets are easy to reach and great for travel accessories you need when you are traveling. The injected corner protectors and the bottom polypropylene kickplate ensure maximum durability at the bags most vulnerable points. These bags are not only great looking, but they are built to last as well. Final Grade: B+


2. Features

If we are talking smart, innovative, and modern features, you know we are talking about Delsey. The 3rd generation Over Weight in useIndicator (Seen on the Right) uses a spring scale for maximum accuracy and it won’t break easily like most digital scales. This patent pending technology is sure to save you money at the terminals, the bag shows a red warning  when the bags weights exceeds 50 lbs. The off-center wheel axels, injection molded bottom, and top trays with fiberglass struts are wider and provide a consistent base for smooth rolling in any situation. A zippered expansion offers an extra 2″ of packing space when you need it, and the fully lined interior has additional zippered pockets, tie down straps and a suiter on all of the upright options. The carry-on option comes with a padded laptop sleeve that fits most but not all 15.6″ Laptops. Innovative features that not only maximize your packing space, but save you money in the process. Final Grade: A

3. Durability

frameSurprisingly durable and rugged, the Helium Xpert 2.0 line is one of the most dependable luggage options available. The twisted nylon and vapor barrier keep the exterior of the bag looking great, while the fiberglass frame maximizes the bags strength. Reinforced corners and skid guards along the bottom of the bag help to protect those vulnerable areas. Each and every feature and reinforcement was carefully planned and designed with purpose to keep the total weight down and the total benefits up. The telescoping handle locks in place for differing heights and is made of tough, durable aluminum. Each bag is designed to be a travel companion for life, Delsey gives these bags their Limited Lifetime Warranty to show that they stand by their products. Be sure for your next trip you get bags just as tough and dependable as you are. Final Grade: B+

4. Final Grade

With the deceptively durable exterior, lightweight and strong fiberglass frame, and many practical features, it is easy to see why this bag is a benefit to any traveler no matter where you may be planning to explore next. Check out the Trolleys, Duffels, and Spinner Garment bags and be sure to get exactly what you need if you do not prefer traditional suitcase options. Dependable, Elegantly Simple, and outfitted with practical real world features, We give The Helium Xpert Lite 2.0 Line from Delsey a Final Grade: A-

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