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  • Lightweight, flexible stainless-steel mesh bag seals at the top with a sturdy hook-and-loop closure that's simple to operate and doesn't run the risk of breaking like a zipper
  • Flexible woven stainless-steel mesh lays flat when empty and rolls up into a 2.5 x 18 in. cylinder for convenient storage; won't rust or break down
  • Clip a carabiner to the 5/16 in. brass grommet to hang the Ratsack Cache out of reach of larger animals; carabiner and rope for hanging are sold separately
  • Large bag weighs 10.5 oz. and has a 2,500 cu. in. capacity; medium bag weighs 8 oz. and has a 1,800 cu. in. capacity; small bag weighs 6 oz. and has a 1,200 cu. in. capacity
  • Hold 5 days worth of food for 1 person in the small bag; large bag can hold 24 pouches of 2.5-serving freeze dried food meals
  • Please note: the Armored Outdoor Gear Ratsack Cache food storage bag is not bear proof; hang the bag out of reach of bears whenever possible

Made in USA.

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Gear Capacity (L)
19.7 liter
29.5 liter
41 liter
Gear Capacity (cu. in.)
1,200 cubic inches
1,800 cubic inches
2,500 cubic inches
Material(s) Stainless-steel mesh/nylon webbing
18 x 14 inches
19 x 18 inches
24 x 18 inches
8 ounces
10 ounces
12 ounces

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