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Backpacks The Backpacks forum is for the discussion of backpacking packs (including front packs and pack accessories: hipbelt pockets, pack covers,...).


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Old 04-25-2010, 09:43 AM
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Dixon Roller Pack

just wondering if anyone has tried the Dixon Roller pack?
I think it might help moving camera equipment on trail.
Looks like it would be more stable with two wheels in the back to help eliminate tipping and tracking. NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 04-27-2010, 04:18 PM
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Grannyhiker Grannyhiker is offline
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Backpack: SMD Comet
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For those of us who backpack in wilderness areas, anything wheeled (except a wheelchair) is illegal. NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 04-27-2010, 09:39 PM
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Bradleystj Bradleystj is offline
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Backpack: Gregory Triconi 60
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Old 05-11-2010, 03:50 AM
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I don't own a roller pack but I recently hiked with a a guy who did. The one thing he said was you NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 05-17-2010, 06:32 PM
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Currently--and now being 72--I'm contemplating making a roller pack pretty much patterned after the NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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