Deuter Aircontact 55+10

Specs

Weight 5 lb 12 oz / 2600 g
Capacity 3360 cu in / 55 L
Size 32 in x 14 in x 11 in / 82 cm x 36 cm x 28 cm
Material Deuter-Duratex

Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

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Free Shipping. Deuter Aircontact 55 + 10 Pack FEATURES of the Deuter Aircontact 55 + 10 Pack Big front, quick access opening Pivoting Vari Flex hip fins with Pull-Forward adjustment Adjustable multi-chamber aluminum X-frame distribute the load to the hip Side compression straps Zipped pocket on hip belt for valuables Height adjustable lid Lid pocket Internal valuables pocket Two daisy chains Top lid attachment rings Ice axe and hiking pole loop Separate bottom compartment Lower compartment compression straps Double-layered base Detachable rain cover Map pocket on the side Roomy pocket on the side SOS label Hydration system compatible Wet laundry compartment

- Moosejaw

The Deuter Aircontact 55 + 10 L Backpack is a smart, technical backpack offering plenty of space to accommodate all essentials for extended hiking and trekking trips. The solid rucksack offers fantastic ventilation, features an extremely durable yet very soft material, and the Vari Flex hip fins guarantee full freedom of movement on tricky terrain.

- CampSaver.com

It may be the smallest of the Aircontact series, but the 55+10 offers the same stability and comfort to heavy loads for many days on the trail. This series carries the biggest loads of all the Deuter trekking packs, has all the features, offers a comfortable suspension system, and sports durable fabrics and construction to put up with major trail-abuse. With features such as energy saving comfort due to the anatomically shaped and pivoting Vari Flex hip fins, which follow your every move precise, load control due to compression straps on hip fins, Pull-Forward hip belt buckle, easy to fasten even when heavily laden, Stable multi-chamber aluminium X-frame transfers load to the hip belt, Head moulding and positionable lid pocket with compression strap allow freedom of head movement, Two side compression straps Hydration system compatible side bellows pockets, Hip belt zipped pocket, Lid pocket, Two daisy chains, Top lid attachment rings, Ice axe loop, Lower side pockets for tent poles, Double-layered base and Integrated detachable rain cover. Deuter Aircontact System Stabiliser straps allow optimal positioning of the backpack. These are easily repositioned on the shoulder straps using a "Triglide" buckle. Aircontact models above 50+10 SL sizes also have two different fixing points, depending on the back length setting, in order to optimize the load adjustor strap angle. Breathable padding with special ventilating hollow chamber foam: With every movement, a pump effect circulates air through the breathable Aircontact cushions of this direct body contact system. Extra air channel ventilation between the back cushions is very effective. (on ACT Lite) The anatomically shaped hip fins are made from multiple layers. The inner side has a layer of soft foam with 3D AirMesh lining for heightened comfort. The firm foam on the outside is modelled to the anatomic shape and transfers the load to the hips. Side compression straps on the fins regulate the load and increase stability. On the compact ACT Lite fins this bilaminate construction is perfectly balanced between weight reduction and load transfer ratio. Aircontact models designed to carry heavier loads, maximise stability and load transfer thanks to the additional synthetic reinforcement in between foam layers. Head molding provides freedom of head movement. Effective on models Aircontact 50+10SL and up. Contoured shoulder straps with 3D Air mesh lining. Vari-Quick system for easy adjustment to any back length. The anatomic profiled X-frame offers a balance of torsional rigidity and flexibility to follow your body movements, and transfers weight through it's perfect back fit. All Aircontact models are fitted with Deuter's Vari Flex System, leaving the generous hip fins fully mobile. The Vari Flex hip fins follow even the most complex movements allowing tricky sections to be negotiated without losing your balance - especially important when carrying a hefty load.

- Rocky Mountain Trail

The Deuter Aircontact 55+10 offers unbeatable fit and comfort for carrying serious loads deep into the backcountry. New design includes top and front U-shaped panel access the the main compartment so it's easier to find what you're looking for. A multi-chamber aluminum frame efficiently transfers weight from your shoulders to your hips with energy-saving VariFlex hip fins that move with you as you hike. The floating top lid has head molding so you don't bump the back of your head into the pack when looking up. A zippered hip belt pocket keeps small items from snacks to a camera easy to grab without taking your pack off. The Aircontact system combines breathable foam and channels in the anatomically-formed back panel to pump cool air through, keeping you cooler and less sweaty. Two daisy chains down the back make it easy to lash on additional gear. Ice axe loops are perfect for stowing trekking poles too. A double-layered base makes this pack even more durable for a lifetime of use. Side water bottle pockets are made out of durable fabric instead of mesh so they won't snag or rip. An integrated, detachable rain cover keeps the pack dry when the weather turns. If you're looking for a comfy pack that'll last a long time, look no further than the Deuter Aircontact series. Weight: 5 lbs 12 oz (2600 g). Volume: 3360 cubic inches (55 liters). Dimensions: 32x14x11 inches (82x36x28 cm). Materials: Deuter Duratex. Available Color(s): Granite/Black

- Tahoe Mountain Sports