Body: 50D Dyneeam®/Poly hybrid for white version
Body: 150D Dyneema®/Poly hybrid for black version
Bottom: Double reinforced 150D Dyneema®/Poly hybrid
External Pockets: Dyneema® Hardline
852g | 1.88 lbs | 30.08 oz (White)
917g | 2.02 lbs | 32.37 oz (Black)
Weight may vary slightly by torso size
Three external, solid Dyneema® Hardline pockets
Removable, contoured aluminum stays
Dyneema® Hardline shoulder straps with 3/8” closed cell foam and spacer mesh
1/4” foam back panel pad
- Roll-Top closure system with side compression straps for vertical compression
- Side compression straps for horizontal compression
- Top Y-strap compression -- Designed to secure gear
Dyneema® Hardline hip belt with 1/8” closed cell rigid foam and spacer mesh
Dyneema® Hardline zippered pockets on hip belt with #5 YKK zipper
Adjustable sternum strap with self-tensioning elastic
Ice Axe loop
Hydro port and internal mesh hydro sleeve
Four exterior triglide buckles for optional pack accessory straps
Proprietary seam sealing on all side seams and behind all sewn-on pack features
LOAD CAPACITY: up to 18 kg (40 lbs)
Interior: 40L (2400 cu. in.)
External: 9.8L (600 cu. in.)
Center pocket: 300 cu. in.
Side pockets: 150 cu. in.
Top Circumference: 95.3cm (37.5”)
Bottom Circumference: 85.1cm (33.5”)
Height (fully unrolled): 76.2cm (30”)
Back Width: 26.7cm (10.5”)
If you don't know which one would best meet your needs, here is a short comparison of HMG backpacks
Hyperlite Mountain Gear manufactures a line of ultralight backpacks designed for everything from a quick day trip to an extended expedition. HMG backpacks are made of 100% waterproof Dyneema Composite Fabric with tape stitch lines. When used with ultralight HMG Dyneema stuff sacks, their gear provides a rainproof system for your excursion. Combined with ultralight shelter systems, you will feel like you can fly. Cushioned shoulder straps and hip belts, padded lumbar support and shaped aluminum stays, provide a super-comfortable fit. HMG lightweight Dyneema packs have been specifically designed for backpacking, mountain climbing, and ice climbing, but are suitable for cycling, pack rafting, day hiking or just getting around town.
...the value of the HMG 3400 Southwest Pack lies in its unique combination of low weight and durability without skimping on functional features. You don’t need to compromise on durability if you want a lightweight backpack. A backpack is a big gear purchase. Get one that is designed to last. Read more in review Sectionhiker here.