5.11 Tactical Covert 18 Backpack – SHOT Show 2013 Video

5.11 Tactical Covert 18 Backpack – SHOT Show 2013 Video

All right, here we are at 5.11. I am with Dave Rhoden and 5.11 has brought out some really cool bags the past couple of years and this year is no exception. We’ve got a lot of new products in. What have we got right here Dave? Cover 18 we launched a few years back […]

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Backpacking Gear & Tips : Good Boots for Camping & Backpacking

Backpacking Gear & Tips : Good Boots for Camping & Backpacking

I’m going to talk a little bit about boots now. Got three different classifications of boots. This one is one that a friend of mine actually used to start off on his trek of the Appalachian Trail. And he said it was a big mistake. Why was it a big mistake? Because this is the […]

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Backpacking Gear & Tips : How to Wear a Backpack

Backpacking Gear & Tips : How to Wear a Backpack

When you go to put your pack on ideally it would be nice to have it up on a bench like this, but you don’t always have that option. When you go to grab it to pick it up you want to make sure you keep your back straight up and down, grab it by […]

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Backpacking Gear & Tips : Benefits of External Frame Backpacks

Backpacking Gear & Tips : Benefits of External Frame Backpacks

I’m going to talk a little bit now about external frame packs. The pack is, you know, everybody remember, “Yeah, when I was a kid in scouts, I had an external frame pack went on great trips.” When you look at our pack wall at Phil Jackson’s school, you’ll notice there’s not quite so many […]

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