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Old 03-31-2011, 07:08 PM
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Look along the top of the top pad. There should be two narrow 1" welded steel loops there. Run NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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Old 03-31-2011, 08:39 PM
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Old 04-01-2011, 02:06 AM
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As packs go, the ALICE packs are okay and are certainly cheap and readily available as are aftermark NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 04-01-2011, 04:47 AM
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You are right about the connection points, that's why I had to loop the straps around the top pad, w NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 04-01-2011, 08:11 AM
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I suppose you could scrounge up a couple of loops, cut a couple pieces of webbing from a strap and s NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 04-02-2011, 06:20 AM
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Being a Marine Corp Infantry Machinegunner I carried the large ALICE for about 4 years back in teh e NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 04-03-2011, 05:19 PM
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Hanr3, With the large alice setup- with frame, is the weight carried on the shoulders? The kidney NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 04-03-2011, 05:50 PM
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Old 04-03-2011, 08:31 PM
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