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View Poll Results: What pack volume do you use the most for your backpacking trips?
Under 1000 cu. in. 0 0%
1000-2000 cu. in. 4 3.70%
2000-3000 cu. in. 34 31.48%
3000-4000 cu. in. 53 49.07%
4000 up 17 15.74%
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Old 07-02-2006, 07:43 PM
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Old 07-02-2006, 10:17 PM
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Old 07-03-2006, 10:04 AM
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My original pack was 4500 ci and I was carrying about a 38 pound base weight. I had several things s NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 07-06-2006, 07:41 AM
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I use an Osprey Aether 70 large - 4400 cu inches. This size pack seems to work perfect for me. I d NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 07-08-2006, 11:17 AM
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My old pack is about 4,000 c.i. my newer pack (REI UL 45 women's) is about 2745 c.i. NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 07-08-2006, 04:41 PM
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Winter/Summer

My dead of winter and also long stages pack is a GG Nimbus Ozone (3800). For summer and shorter stag NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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