Wednesday, November 07, 2007

Backpack

This was my big pre-trip buy.I needed a new bag and decided to get a good one, one that would last. The last one I had was just a cheap on I got in China. It did last a couple of trips but Egypt wore it out. It is a Vaude Cimone 55+8. It is made for women in that the hip straps are angled to fit a woman's hips. The whole bag is adjustable for different body sizes, as well.
Features:
Opening for drinking system
Floor compartment
Chest belt with whistle
Equipment fixation
Mesh side pockets
Organizer in the front outer pocket
Removable lid can be used as a washbag
Side compression belts
Separate waterproof document comparment
Anatomically designed, soft padded shoulder straps
Soft padded removable hipbelt
Raincover included
Volume: 3350 + 488 cu. in.
Measurements: 22" x 13" x 8"
Weight: 4lbs. 15oz.
Fabric: 210 D Dobby Polyamid PU coated, 600 D Polyester PU coated, 500 D Cordura Polyamid PU coated

1 comment:

Angie said...

just bought this bag too, found your blog entry when googling it... seems awesome, good luck with it in your travels!!