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aftermarket waist belts and shoulder harnesses

can aftermarket waist belts and shoulder harnesses be used with vintage Kelty external frame backpacks?

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@johnboy wow, tough question! This is likely not one we can answer generally over the internet, as there will be specific specs, sizing, attachment points, etc. that we'd need to play with. It's probably a bit of a long shot that they will be compatible, mainly because most of the belts/harnesses are pack-specific. That said, one of the most fun things for us is to try to problem solve a tough gear situation! So, best advice would be to take your Kelty to your closest REI and we'll see what we can do with the extra waist belts and shoulder harnesses we have in stock. Sorry we don't have a more specific answer - hope this helps at least a bit!

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