Metolius El Cap Haul Bag

Specs

Weight 8 lb / 3.6 kg
Dimensions 37 in x 18 in plus 16 in collar / 940 mm x 457 mm plus 406 mm
Capacity 9600 cu in / 157 L

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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Metolius's El Cap Haul Bag page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Metolius El Capitan Haul Bag is one of the best bags out there. It's like a bodyguard for your stuff, big, burly and demands respect when carrying big loads. It is the size you want when climbing big wall after big wall big after.

- Mountain Gear

Metolius El Capitan Haul Bag Haul bags just don't get any tougher than the El Cap . Every structural seam is made redundant. Metolius RF welds the main bag seam and backs up the weld with stainless steel rivets for a waterproof seal that is stronger than the fabric itself. All structural stitching on the top and bottom of the bag, as well as the haul point attachments, is covered with 3" webbing and then re-stitched. The webbing can abrade all the way through, and the structural stitching will still be full-strength. a Main seam is RF welded then backed up with stainless steel rivets, forming a leak-proof seam that is stronger than the fabric itself. a All structural stitching is covered with 3" webbing and re-stitched. a River-bag style closure a Well-padded, ergonomically cut suspension system tucks away in seconds for hauling. a Virtually indestructible, custom aluminum buckles throughout a Dual, top compression straps a Offset haul points a 3 internal gear loops a Zippered internal stash pocket a Drain hole a Under bag haul points: 300lbf (1.3 kN) a 37" tall x 18" dia. plus 16" collar (940mm x 457mm plus 406mm) a 9600 cu. in. (157 L) a 8 lb. (3.6 Kg)

- Bentgate.com

The El Cap Haul Bag by Metolius. Durathane is the toughest haul bag fabric on the planet! Durathane is 10 times more abrasion resistant than the vinyl-coated nylon used in most other haul bags! Sure, it costs a little more, but typical vinyl bags wear out in 2 or 3 walls. Metolius testers have been telling us that Durathane haul bags can last for 20 walls or more! If you want to buy only one haul bag for your entire big-wall cAreer and then be buried in it at the end, Durathane haul bags Are the only choice. Features of the Metolius El Cap Haul Bag Haul bags don't get any tougher The main seam is RF welded, forming a leak-proof seal that is stronger than the fabric itself All structural stitching is covered with 3in. webbing and re-stitched River-bag-style closure Well-padded, ergonomically-cut suspension system tucks away in seconds for hauling Virtually indestructible, custom aluminum closure buckles Dual, top compression straps Offset haul points 3 Internal gear loops Zippered internal stash pocket Drain hole

- Moosejaw

The Metolius El Cap Durathane Haul Bag is the pig you've been looking for to carry the gear up your next grade VI wall. The massive 9600cu in. bag has RF welded seams and a comfortable suspension system that tucks away in seconds to give it a nice clean profile for hauling so it doesn't snag on every flake it comes across. The river bag style closure will keep the weather out of the inside where you'll find three gear loops and a zippered pocket for smaller items. On the bottom is a drain hole for any spilled water and a full strength haul point for bringing along other piglets. This will be your favorite piece of gear for your next week on the wall.

- Backcountry.com