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Black Diamond Epic 45 Pack

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    Black Diamond Epic 45 Pack

    The Black Diamond Epic 45 pack is a durable ice cragger with a suspension that offers great range of motion and freedom of movement. See details

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    The Black Diamond Epic 45 pack is a durable ice cragger with a suspension that offers great range of motion and freedom of movement.

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    The Black Diamond Epic 45 pack is a durable ice cragger with a suspension that offers great range of motion and freedom of movement.

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    The Black Diamond Epic 45 pack is a durable ice cragger with a suspension that offers great range of motion and freedom of movement.

    • Lightweight reACTIV™ XP suspension offers great mobility, support and stability for scrambling and climbing
    • Fixed shoulder straps and vented, thermoformed back panel offer breathable comfort
    • Removable, padded hipbelt with fixed 38mm webbing belt disperses load weight comfortably around your hips
    • Top-loading main compartment features removable floating top lid and a tuck-away rope strap
    • Hydration-compatible design features a reservoir sleeve and drink tube exit port (reservoir sold separately)
    • Ice tool PickPockets™, 3-point haul system and welded crampon patch accommodate climbing gear; side compression straps take up extra volume and stabilize your load
    • Black Diamond Epic 45 pack is made of tough ripstop nylon

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    Black Diamond Epic 45 Pack Specs
    Specification
    SML
    Best use
    ClimbingClimbingClimbing
    InternalInternalInternal
    NoNoNo
    43 liters45 liters47 liters
    2,624 cubic inches2,746 cubic inches2,868 cubic inches
    3 lbs. 5 oz.3 lbs. 6 oz.3 lbs. 7 oz.
    NoNoNo
    15.5 - 18.5 inches17.5 - 20.5 inches19.5 - 23.5 inches
    26 - 31 inches29 - 34 inches34 - 39 inches
    Ripstop nylonRipstop nylonRipstop nylon
    HDPE/aluminumHDPE/aluminumHDPE/aluminum
    1 peripheral hoop1 peripheral hoop1 peripheral hoop
    NoNoNo
    TopTopTop
    TopTopTop
    2 + main compartment2 + main compartment2 + main compartment
    NoNoNo
    NoNoNo
    UnisexUnisexUnisex
    Frame type
    Ultralight
    Gear capacity (L)
    Gear capacity (cu. in.)
    Weight
    Adjustable torso
    Fits torso
    Fits waist/hips
    Material(s)
    Frame material
    Number of stays
    Suspended mesh back panel
    Pack loading
    Pack access
    Number of exterior pockets
    Sleeping bag compartment
    Raincover included
    Gender

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    Black Diamond Epic 45 Packis rated4.5out of5by2.
    Rated5out of5byfromGreat climbing packInnovative "flex" suspension system in hip belt and shoulder straps is very comfortable. Ice tool pocket works great and is easier to access than traditional ice axe loops. Love the one handed operation of the spindrift collar closures on top of pack. Has rope strap built in. Brain has two pockets, one for small items. Very good technical pack.
    Date published: 2014-02-03
    Rated4out of5byfromAlmost worked for meI wanted to love this backpack. It seems well made and the unique suspension system intrigues me. I purchased it with mountaineering in mind. The trouble I had with it was the lack of adjustability. I am somewhat tall and slender (6' tall, 30" waist), and the torso length of these packs cannot be altered. The waist belt of the Medium fit well, but the torso was too short. Bumping up to a Large improved the torso fit, but then the waist belt was too big to cinch down and ride my hips properly. Had to return it. I like the streamlined simpleness of the backpack. The ice tools pocket might be a good thing for technical climbers - I would have preferred a couple of simple ice axe loops.
    Date published: 2013-01-10

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