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Transfers after opponent's interference on 1 (Help needed!)

Hi everyone!

I have run out of brain capacity and googling does not seem to help me much, so I am asking for your help almighty BW folks!

My partner and I are looking to start playing a Swedish Club type of system, where 1 opening is 12-14 BAL or strong.

Now, my question is, what are your recommendations for the meanings of responders' bids, if the opponent makes an overcall on 2nd level?

1-(2)-?

1-(2)-?

As most of the time the opener is weak balanced, it makes perfect sense to have some sort of a transfer scheme here. 

I don't fancy the idea of a natural 2NT (besides being memory-friendly). I feel like 2NT should most likely be a Lebensohl-type of puppet bid, instead of showing a very narrow range of hands and gaining something of questionable value (being able to stop in 2NT, that is).

Perhaps there is even a way to treat 1-(2M) and 1NT-(2M) identically? That would be extremely neat.

The best I could come up with myself:

1-(2)-

  • X - take-out (includes 5+ INV hands)
  • 2NT - Puppet to 3: below INV with //, and, e.g GF 4/5 with stopper
  • 3 - INV
  • 3 - INV
  • 3 - GF 5+ (=5 w/o stopper or just ST)
  • 3 - stopper ask (one or both minors; can still stop in 4m?)
  • 4 - transfer to

1-(2)-

  • X - take-out
  • 2 - limited
  • 2NT - puppet to 3: weak with / and 3 spare bids for something reasonable
  • 3 - INV
  • 3 - INV
  • 3 - INV+ (perhaps always 6 if 5 INV could go through X?)
  • 3 - stopper ask (one or both minors)
  • 4 - transfer to

1-(2)-

  • X - take-out
  • 2M - limited
  • 2NT - puppet to 3: weak or, e.g GF with stopper and 4/5/4/5
  • 3 - INV
  • 3 - INV+  (perhaps always 6 if 5 INV could go throgh X?)
  • 3 - INV+ (perhaps always 6 if 5 INV could go throgh X?)
  • 3 - stopper ask (usually with clubs)

Any suggestions are more than welcome! I don't think there's a huge amount of Swedish club players out there on BW forum but there might be people playing transfers after 1 opening in natural system.

Ginormous thanks in advance!

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