CamelBak Octane 8+

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refers to the men's version

The Octane 8+ and Octane 14+ are designed for the versatile and lightweight needs of speed hikers, trail runners, and adventure racers. The Octane 8+ is made for two to four hours of fast paced outdoor activity and is insulated to keep liquid cool for hours. The pack features a center zip expansion for additional cargo capacity, stash pockets on the waist belt for snacks and essentials on the move, an Air Director back panel with Air Mesh for ventilation, and a waist belt designed for load stability.

Specs

men's
Hydration capacity 70 oz (2 liters)
Cargo closed 525 cubic inches (8.6 liters)
Cargo open 781 cubic inches (12.8 liters)
Weight empty 1.92 lbs (0.87 kg)
Weight filled 6.32 lbs (2.87 kg)

Reviews

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I used my Octane-8 on the bike trails at Lake Meade…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Height of Owner: 5'10"
Price Paid: $85

I used my Octane-8 on the bike trails at Lake Meade River Mtn. Trails in NV in 112 degree heat. It is lightweight, my drink stayed cold and I almost forgot I was wearing it!!! Awesome product.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

With an expansion system for additional cargo, the CamelBak Octane 8+ Hydration Pack is ready for a light trail run or a few hours of mad-paced adventure racing. Stay hydrated with this pack's two-liter water reservoir. The Octane 8+ Hydration backpack's insulation keeps your liquid cool, and air mesh on the back panel helps airflow, so you're not stuck with a sweat-soaked shirt. Unzip the center zip expansion section and stash an extra layer and a few snacks in this lightweight backpack. Hip-belt pockets keep small trail maps accessible.

- Backcountry Outlet refers to the men's version

The Octane 8+'s innovative, versatile, and lightweight design speaks to needs of speed hikers, trail runners, and adventure racers. Its storage and hydration capacity are ideal for 2 to 4 hours of fast paced outdoor activities. CamelBak's Octane8+, with its innovative center zip expandable main compartment, can increase storage capacity by 250 cubic inches on command. Zip the center panel open and you can carry extra layers and gear, or zip it down to maintain a sleek, low profile shape. Combine its versatile storage capabilities with its super-stable compression and waist belt design, and its breathable back panel & harness construction and you have the ideal pack for any fast paced outdoor pursuit.

- SunnySports refers to the men's version

Light, compact and versatile, the CamelBak Octane 8+ hydration pack is ideal for adventurers pursuing fast-paced outdoor fun. Innovative zip-expandable main compartment increases storage capacity; unzip the center panel to carry extra clothing and gear or zip it up for a sleek, low profile. Comfortable hipbelt is designed for maximum load stability. With its separate, large zippered opening, the hydration reservoir can be easily refilled without removing it from the pack. Air Director™ ventilated back panel with air-mesh harness enhances cooling airflow. Lightly padded hipbelt has 2 small zip pockets, 1 with key fob, for small snacks and essentials. Features an outer stretch-mesh pocket with lashing system and a small outside zip pocket for stashing a variety of gear. OMEGA™ HydroTanium™ wide-mouth reservoir is built with a rugged polyurethane film for tensile strength and burst resistance. HydroGuard™ technology inhibits bacterial growth on reservoir and tube surfaces (but does not protect user from disease organisms; please wash reservoir after each use). Big Bite™ valve is ergonomically positioned for easy drinking; handy HydroLock™ securely shuts off water flow. Closeout.

- REI refers to the men's version

On Sale. Free Shipping. CamelBak Octane 8+ 70 oz Pack (Fall 2009) The Octane 8+ Hydration Pack by Camelbak speaks to the needs of speed hikers, trail runners, and adventure racers. Its storage and hydration capacity are ideal for 2 to 4 hours of fast-paced outdoor activities.Specifications: Capacity: 70 oz. [2.1 L] Cargo: 781 Cu. In. [12.8 L] Features: OMEGA HydroTanium Reservoir with Lifetime Warranty Insulation to keep liquid cool for hours Center zip expansion for additional cargo capacity Stash pockets on the waist belt for access to snacks and essentials Air Director back panel with Air Mesh for ventilation Waist belt designed for maximum load stability

- Moosejaw refers to the men's version

The Octane 8+ is innovative and versatile with a lightweight design that speaks to the needs of hikers, trail runners, and adventure racers. Its storage and hydration capacity are ideal for 2-4 hours of fast paced outdoor activities. Omega Hydrotanium 70 oz. reservoir with lifetime warranty Insulation to keep liquid cool for hours Center zip expansion for additional cargo capacity Stash pockets on the waist belt for access to snacks and essentials on the move AirDirector back panel with Air Mesh for ventilation Waist belt designed for maximum load stability Made of: n/a Size: 17.5 in. x 9.5 in. x 7 in. Weight: 1.92 lbs. Capacity: 781 cu in. (cargo) 70 oz. (2L ) (reservoir).

- Campmor refers to the men's version

CamelBak Octane 8+

Discontinued

The Octane 8+ has been discontinued.

MSRP:
$80.00 (men's)

The CamelBak Octane 8+ is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen October 2, 2010 at Gear for Adventure.

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