Military backpacks, everything you need to know

Today we are going to talk about an essential part of the equipment of any self-respecting military man, as you may have perceived from the title, it is about military backpacks.

Surely throughout your life you have used many different backpacks: to go to class, camping, hiking ... but here we are playing in a completely different league, military backpacks offer characteristics far superior to any conventional backpack.

The backpack is a very important part of combat units, since it is the piece that allows soldiers to carry all their field equipment, so they must have exceptional reliability and resistance, because the life itself.

Obviously, military backpacks are not only intended for military use, it is a good option for all those who are looking for a resistant and functional type of backpack, it could be said that they are backpacks for life.

Advantages of military backpacks

  • High strength and durability Extreme functionality, multiple compartments and pockets.
  • They provide comfort on the go, since they usually offer padding.
  • Most models are treated to be waterproof and even waterproof.
  • Many models feature camouflage décor, which is great for being inconspicuous in some settings.
  • They are much lighter than a conventional backpack.

What types of military backpacks are there?

At this point we could talk long and hard, but we are going to make a brief brushstroke to give you an idea of the military backpack systems that exist.

ALICE system

It stands for All-purpose Lightweight Individual Carrying Equipment. It is a system that was adopted in 1973 by the army, although it is currently professionally disused, many nature lovers continue to use it.

Molle and Pals

It is the most widespread and currently used system, it was implemented in 1997 and was a great improvement over the ALICE system. It consists of a network of belts (PALS) in which smaller loads can be placed, this set is called MOLLE.

What military backpack do I buy?

If you have already decided that you want to put a military backpack in your life, for us the answer is clear Mil-Tec.

Mil-Tec is a German brand of the STURM company, which was founded more than 40 years ago in Rothenburg. It is world renowned and has provided material for numerous films such as Inglourious Basterds, Enemy at the Gates or Hart's War.

Mil-Tec backpacks are exceptionally good and resistant, without a doubt they are the best option if you want to buy a military backpack with an incredible value for money.

We have an extensive catalog of Mil-Tec backpacks at your disposal, in numerous colors (even different camouflage patterns) and sizes, so you are sure to find the perfect model for you, always at the best price, of course.

As you can see, it is a great purchase option, we encourage you to take a look at our catalog and, if you have any questions, we will be happy to help you.

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