Black Diamond Mercury 65

Manufacturer's Description

Built for rough trails, big-mileage days, and maximum comfort over the long haul, the Black Diamond Mercury 65 backpack combines classic backpacking features with sleek, modern designs and unparalleled freedom of movement.

From a long weekend on the John Muir Trail to a lightweight week in Canyonlands, our ergoACTIV XP suspension system uses a custom, 3D pivoting hipbelt with urethane tendons, a men's-specific fit and SwingArmTMshoulder straps for increased stability and dynamic load transfer. The pack's front zippered panel gives you full access to the inside, while multiple pockets, dividers and straps help secure and organize your gear during extended trips.

  • ergoACTIV XP suspension with OpenAir backpanel and SwingArm shoulder straps
  • Top-loading with floating top pocket, plus front zippered access
  • Waterproof taping on top and bottom
  • Compartment divider, side and hipbelt pockets, front and internal organizer pockets
  • Retractable trekking pole/ice axe loop, sleeping pad straps, hydration compatible
  • Also available as women's-specific Onyx

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Retailers' Descriptions

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Built for rough trails, big-mileage days and maximum comfort over the long haul, the Black Diamond Mercury 65 Backpack combines classic backpacking features with sleek, modern designs and unparalleled freedom of movement. From a long weekend on the John Muir Trail to a lightweight week in Canyonlands, our ergoACTIV XP suspension system uses a custom, 3D pivoting hipbelt with urethane tendons, a men's-specific fit and SwingArmTM shoulder straps for increased stability and dynamic load transfer. The pack's front zippered panel gives you full access to the inside, while multiple pockets, dividers and straps help secure and organize your gear during extended trips.

- Black Diamond Equipment

A fully featured backpack with ergoACTIV Suspension, the Black Diamond Mercury maximizes comfort for long days on the trail.This product will be shipped directly from Black Diamond and will leave their warehouse in 2-3 business days. Eligible for UPS ground shipping only. Patent pending ergoACTIV XP suspension with OpenAir backpanel. SwingArm Shoulder straps are attached to each other through a low friction cable in the bottom of the pack. Both shoulder straps load evenly and adjust to each stride on the trail or reach on a climb. Proprietary custom-shaped ball joint attaches the hipbelt to the frame. Simple durable three-dimensional system maximizes load transfer to the hips and cants for an unrestricted stride. Aluminum M-motion frame has enhances stiffness and load transfer, and has 20 mm central strut for backpanel contouring. A top loading pack with zipped top pocket. Compartment divider, side and hipbelt pockets front and internal organizer pockets. Waterproof taping on the top and bottom slows the progress of moisture in wet conditions. Retractable ice axe/trekking pole loops. Hydration compatible

- EMS

Black Diamond Backpacking Packs Mercury 65 Pack-Coal-Medium BD681098COALMD_1. From a long weekend on the John Muir Trail to a lightweight week in Canyonlands our ergoACTIV XP suspension system uses a custom 3D pivoting hipbelt with urethane tendons a men's-specific fit and SwingArmTM shoulder straps for increased stability and dynamic load transfer. The pack's front zippered panel gives you full access to the inside while multiple pockets dividers and straps help secure and organize your gear during extended trips.

- CampSaver.com

For your longer trips, Black Diamond provides the Mercury 65. A full-featured multi-day pack with lots of storage space. This top loader has a full front zippered access panel so you can access the heart of your pack without having to pull everything out first. Waterproof taping on the top and bottom of the pack give extra protection against the elements. The ergoACTIV XP frame moves with you using a ball and socket joint, creating a free rotating waist belt to give you complete freedom of movement.

- Mountain Gear

Specs

Medium Large
Weight 2150 g / 4 lb 11 oz 2190 g / 4 lb 12 oz
Volume 65 L / 3967 cu in 67 L / 4087 cu in
Materials 400d polyester twill, 420d nylon twill

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