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Weight 1 lb 15 oz / .88 kg 2 lb 2 oz / 1.96 kg 2 lb 5 oz / 1.05 kg
Capacity 1560 cu in / 26 L 1680 cu in / 28 L 1800 cu in / 30 L


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I bought this backpack special order from R.E.I. I…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars
Size: 28
Max. Load Carried: 20lbs
Height of Owner: 6'2''
Price Paid: $89.99

I bought this backpack special order from R.E.I. I don't know how but I got away with only paying 89.99 dollars.

This backpack does everything I need for my day hikes/ climbs. There is enough headroom to climb steep hill. I had a problem with my old pack and not being able to look up. Lots of room and very comfortable.

Pro: Lots of tool accessories. ski/snowshoe/rescue hooks/climb. Lots of good space.

Cons: Only comes in red and new item so my review is the only one. Check out R.E.I. or Mountain Gear.

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Osprey Variant 28


The Variant 28 has been discontinued. It last appeared in Osprey's Fall 2010 product line.

previously retailed for:
$90.27 - $129.00

The Osprey Variant 28 is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen January 15, 2013 at Mountain Gear.

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