Arc'teryx Altra 85 AR
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The Arc'Teryx Altra 85 backpack is a top choice for five-plus days out in the backcountry. This pack was designed to carry heavy loads over long periods of time on varied terrain.-- Extendable top lid-- Load transfer disc keeps the pack moving comfortably with you-- Side access zipper to get to your stuff quickly when you need to-- Gridlock shoulder strap adjustment to customize the fit-- Hydration bladder compatible
If your backpacking trips require you to measure the time in weeks and count the miles in the hundreds, it's probably time to invest in the Arc'teryx Altra 85 Backpack. The C2 Suspension System reduces fatigue and load movement by keeping the pack close to your body, which allows you to move more efficiently and safely on technical terrain with a heavy load. The top lid can be extended to accommodate extra-large loads, and the burly silicone-coated nylon fabrics provide unmatched durability.
Free Shipping. Arcteryx Altra 85 AR Pack FEATURES of the Arcteryx Altra 85 AR Pack C2 (composite construction) suspension system Twin 6005 T-6 extruded aluminium M-bar stays Double chamber top lid for easy gear organization and access Extendable top lid and extension collar for larger loads Hydration sleeve external access point Double-pull, easy open collar cordlock systems GridLock shoulder straps adjust for both height and width Back panel sits away from back and provides ventilation U-shaped zipper for easy access Large front kangaroo pocket for frequently used items Dual P'ax ice tool carry systems Wingman one-handed easy access pockets Rotating Load Transfer Disc distributes load to hips Stretch Mesh waist belt pockets SPECIFICATIONS of the Arcteryx Altra 85 AR Pack Access and organize via dual Wingman pockets, dual chamber lid, kangaroo pocket, and U-zip front panel access N210r-HT nylon 6, 6 ripstop N500p-HT ATY nylon 6, 6 silicone treated with PU coating N100mr-HT nylon 6 6 mini ripstop 6005-T6 extruded aluminum M-bar stays HD 80 foam Hypercell foam, Stretch Mesh SPECIFICATIONS for Short/Regular Weight: 91 oz / 2580 g Volume: 5185 cubic inches / 85 liter Extends To: 5734 cubic inches / 94 liter SPECIFICATIONS for Regular/Tall Weight: 94.5 oz / 2680 g Volume: 5368 cubic inches / 88 liter Extends To: 5917 cubic inches / 97 liter This product can only be shipped within the United States. Please don't hate us.
Five-plus day, 85 litre volume expedition back pack that carries heavy loads comfortably for long periods over rough terrain when trekking and backpacking, constructed with the new C^2 Composite Construction system. DESCRIPTION The larger volume Altra packs (Altra 62 through 85) have a Load Transfer Disc(TM) that pivots to increase agility and stability on rough terrain and combine the C2 (Composite Construction) suspension with Gridlock(TM) shoulder straps that adjust for custom fit. The smaller volume Altra packs, (Altra 33 through 50) keep weight to a minimum by using the efficient C2 (Composite Construction) system. Trekking Near or Far Composite Construction (C2) eliminates back panel layers to reduce weight without compromising on structure or comfort. The pear-shaped Altra design holds the pack close to the body, minimizing load movement and backward pull for extended comfort and energy efficient movement under weight. Thick Skin All Arc'teryx packs use premium fabrics. The textiles used in the Altra series are chosen for durability. 210D nylon 6,6 ripstop fabric is tear-resistant and long lasting; heavier weight 500D aty nylon 6,6 protects high wear areas and resists contamination from dirt, snow and water pick-up. Suspension Details In larger volumes, 62-65L, 72-75L and 85L Altra packs offer full adjustment of the shoulder straps with GridLockTM, a unique system that adjusts straps for both width and height. In larger volumes, 62-65L, 72-75L and 85L Altra packs offer the rotating Load Transfer Disc(TM) that distributes weight to the hips on uneven terrain. Efficiency Space efficient compartments, one-handed timesaving closures and pocket configurations make Altras the lightest weight, fully featured bags in their class. Wingman(TM) side pockets wrap over the hip and are accessible without taking off the pack. PACK MATERIALS Pack Body: 210D nylon 6,6 ripstop is a high density single ripstop fabric coated with silicone to shed moisture and increase waterproofness. Used in the body for its light weight, the textile's construction is a balanced weave that is durable and tear-resistant. Reinforced in the high wear areas with extremely durable 500D ATY nylon 6,6 silicone treated PU fabric that resists dirt, snow and water pick-up. Collar: 100D nylon 6,6 mini ripstop has a high thread count in a mini ripstop weave that has incredible tear resistance. Coated with silicone to shed moisture and for waterproofness. Stays: 6005-T6 extruded aluminum M-bar stays are rigid and lightweight to provide structural support. Back Panel: HD 80 foam is high density polyethylene foam that provides support and structure to the bag, plus comfort against the back. Shoulder Straps: 500D ATY nylon 6,6 silicone treated PU is an air textured yarn used in shoulder straps for its durability and aesthetic properties. Silicone treatment helps prevent dirt, snow and water pick-up. Hypercell foam has the benefit of being open cell polyurethane foam that provides stability and comfort. Spacermesh(TM) lining provides airflow. Polyester yarn is hydrophobic by nature, to repel water. Technical Features Lightweight Durable Construction Top grab handle Twin aluminum stays for durable support Zippers & Fly Configuration Side zipper access Webbing zipper pulls Pack Pocket Configuration Kangaroo pocket with top compression strap and snap closure Stretch-mesh stash pockets on hipbelt Two Wingman(TM) one-handed easy access pockets Pack Hydration Hose clip Designed to fit up to 2L bladder Internal hydration pocket with zip Pack Suspension Configuration GridLock(TM) shoulder strap adjustment system Anatomically shaped shoulder straps Adjustable, removable sternum strap Thermoformed hipbelt Breathable backpanel Padded, contoured shoulder straps Arc'teryx C^2 (Composite Construction) suspension system Load level adjusters Rotating Load Transfer Disc(TM) distributes loads to hips Pack Loading & Closure Configuration Extendable collar with drawcord for additional capacity Large, webbing pull-tabs for quick and easy, glove-friendly access Top loading lid closure with two buckles to secure pack contents U-Shape zipper for easy access Pack Lid Configuration Removable/ extendable top lid with two zippered compartments Key clip in lid pocket Pack Compression Strap Configuration Four compression straps - two on each side Pack Attachment Configuration P'ax one-hand axe attachment system-allows for one-handed access to tools Micro daisy chains MATERIALS 210D nylon 6,6 Ripstop 500D ATY nylon 6,6 silicone treated with PU 100D nylon 6,6 mini Ripstop with silicon and PU coatings 6005-T6 aluminum M-bar stays HD 80 foam back panel 500D ATY nylon 6,6 silicone treated with PU Hypercel Foam CARE Surface clean only.
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The Arc'teryx Altra 85 L Backpack is an expedition sized pack that carries heavy loads comfortably for long periods over rough terrain. All packs in the Altra family feature a Load Transfer Disc that pivots to increase agility and stability on rough terrain. The Altra 85 also uses 210D nylon ripstop throughout the body of the pack. This material is a high density single ripstop fabric coated with silicone to shed moisture and increase waterproofness. Incredibly durable and tear resistant, this pack is ready for anything.