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Gear Details: Backpacks

Axios 48

Manufacturer: ARC'TERYX

Product Details:
Product Year2012
For Women:1
Frame Type:internal
Load Type:top-loading
Fixed Capacity (cubic inches):
Expandable Capacity (min):2929 cu. in.
Expandable Capacity (max):2929 cu. in.
Sizes Available:2
Smallest Size (Torso Length):14
Largest Size (Torso Length):21
Features:Hydration sleeve (no bladder included), Water bottle holsters, Women's components
Weight (lbs, oz): 3,1
Price:$225
Design: Designed specifically for a woman’s anatomy, this lightweight and highly breathable pack is sized for weekend trips or multi-day treks for the minimalist. The air-permeable suspension system keeps you dry and comfortable, and the pack features our iconic Kangaroo pocket, a two- compartment top lid, hydratRiaovenn bladder pocket, aFirenweed two tough stretch mesh side pockets for gear, food or water bottles. Features: Highly breathable backpanel • Lightweight • AeroFormTM backpanel • Twin aluminum stays • Top grab handle • Anatomically shaped shoulder straps and hipbelt • Modular sternum strap • Breathable shoulder straps and hipbelt • Top loading • Removable/ extendable top lid with two zippered compartments • Four compression straps • Key clip • Micro daisy chains • Map pocket • Stretch mesh stash pockets on hipbelt • kangaroo • Two stretch mesh side pockets with elastic drawcord • Hydration bladder sleeve • HydroPortTM • Modular hose clip • Side zipper access • Reinforced Materials: SpacermeshTM • 100D Invista HT Mini RipstopTM with silicone and PU coatings • 420D Invista HT Plain Weave • EVฎ50 foam • HypalonTM trim • 210D RipstormTM with silicone and PU coatings • 840D Stretch mesh • AeroFormTM mesh • EVฎ50 Perforated foam • 6061 aluminum stays • HDPE framesheet Materials: SpacermeshTM • 100D Invista HT Mini RipstopTM with silicone and PU coatings • 420D Invista HT Plain Weave • EVฎ50 foam • HypalonTM trim • 210D RipstormTM with silicone and PU coatings • 840D Stretch mesh • AeroFormTM mesh • EVฎ50 Perforated foam • 6061 aluminum stays • HDPE framesheet

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