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  • Front zip compartment features a mesh organizer with room for the small stuff like keys, wallet and cash; top zip compartment is large enough to accommodate a smartphone
  • Main zippered compartment has hydration-compatible reservoir pocket, hanger cord and drink tube exit port for on-the-go hydration (reservoir not included)
  • Hydration sleeve doubles as a laptop sleeve; top of pack features an adjustable helmet holder
  • PVC-free, coated nylon fabric shields contents from light moisture and road grime, and integrated rain cover deploys for complete weatherproof protection when you need it
  • Breathable, mesh-covered back panel with egg-crate foam padding protects your back from pointy gear
  • Shoulder straps feature mesh and perforated foam padding for ventilation; adjustable sternum strap and removable webbing waistbelt help distribute weight and stabilize pack
  • Reflective hanging tabs on pack can be removed and attached to loops outside raincover for better visibility
  • Reflective detailing on the Novara E.T.A. Backpack increases visibility in low light; bottom strap works with a blinky light (not included)


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Best Use Cycling
Bag Style Backpack
Frame Type Frameless
Gear Capacity (L) 19 liters
Gear Capacity (cu. in.) 1,160 cubic inches
Weight 1 lb. 12 oz.
Fits Torso Unavailable
Fits Waist/Hips Unavailable
Material(s) Coated nylon
Suspended Mesh Back Panel No
Pack Access Top
Number of Exterior Pockets 2 + main compartment
Raincover Included Yes
Dimensions 17 x 11 x 7 inches
Gender Unisex
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