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CamelBak Motherlode Hydration Pack
CamelBak Motherlode Hydration Pack
CamelBak Motherlode Hydration Pack

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List Price: $233.50
Our Price: $210.15

Product Code: CBK.511



CamelBak Motherlode Hydration Pack

An Air Director™ back panel and 500D Cordura® Fabric make this pack one serious mother. Includes the 100 oz (3 L) OMEGA Water Beast™ Reservoir with HydroLink Exit Port.

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Reservoir Features:
Easy-to-fill and clean wide-mouth OMEGA® opening, rugged and durable Water Beast™ material, leak-proof screw-cap, insulated PureFlow™ tube, patented Big Bite™ Valve, HydroLink™ Exit Port and Drink Port, HydroLock™ one-handed flow control

Additional Features:
Side-release buckles for quick release from shoulder harness, compression straps and waist belt, Zippered back panel access makes loading a full reservoir easy, Air Director™ Back Panel provides superior ventilation, Glasses, goggles and NVG pocket with external access, Multiple drink tube exit ports—for routing drink tube over the shoulder or under an arm, MOLLE attachment system integrated to bottom of boot, Lightweight, durable 500D Cordura® Fabric

  • Hydration Capacity: 100 oz (3 L)
  • Cargo Volume: 2258 cu in (37 L)
  • Total Volume: 2441 cu in (40 L)
  • Includes the 100 oz (3 L) OMEGA® Water Beast™ Reservoir with HydroLink™ Exit Port
  • Pack Weight: 4.8 lbs (2.2 kg) with empty reservoir
  • Materials: 500D Cordura® Fabric Front panel, gussets and shoulder harness front side > 420D High Density Nylon on shoulder harness back side, padded waist belt and back panel > 10 mm EVA foam shoulder harness and padded waist belt > 5 mm PE foam for hydration compartment divider > 210D Nylon lining > Nylon webbing
  • Pack Dimensions: 20 in x 14 in x 13.5 in (510 mm x 355 mm x 345 mm)
  • ABU, AUC, Coyote, Foliage, MultiCam® meet US Military standards for Near Infrared Reflectance (NIR)

CamelBak Motherlode Hydration Pack
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4.5 of 5 Total Reviews: 6 Write a Review

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
Nice pack! June 19, 2011
Reviewer: PB from South  
MOTHERLODE is a great , full featured pack! The coyote is true, the fabric is tough , and there's plenty of PALS webbing to customize this pack to you. Good value for the money. Nice organized pockets and admin area. Solid 2-3 day pack for heavy packed missions

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The classic backpack, modernized! June 18, 2011
Reviewer: Juan C. Alvarenga from Pasadena, CA United States  
If you think of the classic style 3 day assault pack, in which you have one large compartment, then a couple of smaller compartments, you can then consider this a 3 day assault pack. But the Camelbak Motherlode 500 is more than that, with modern fabrics, materials and a much more comfortable suspension system.
The 500D Cordura makes the pack lighter and less stiff than other packs. Also the MOLLE placement is very generous and will allow you to attach pouches at your heart's content. And the internal organization of the pack in the front area, the mesh pocket in the main compartment, a dedicated fleeced lined top-pouch and the included 100oz hydration bladder makes this pack a much better 3 day assault pack than many other backpacks in the market.
Plus the very comfy suspension system, well padded back and shoulders will make carrying heavy loads a much easier task through out your day.  
If you want this pack, don't hesitate to get your own!

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Top Notch September 20, 2010
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Locust Grove, OK United States  
Was looking for a multi-use bag ie ghb, bob, hungting rig and it fits the bill nicely. Quality is excellent with a lots of usefull compartments. I have the pals webbing loaded down with no issues. My gerber lmf fits perfectly on the side webbing.

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Great pack, smaller than I thought June 24, 2010
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Germany  
I bought this pack as my EDC.  My first impression was that it was smaller than I thought.  This turned out to be a good thing for me.  I've been on 2 stateside flights and an international flight and the bag fits perfectly under the seat and the overhead bin.  The fabric seems tough enough and the PALS webbing looks like it will hold up well (an issue with a previous pack).  The waistbelt doesn't really work out well for me because at 5' 8" it doesn't sit on my hips well.  I do love the orginization and orginization.

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Great pack! January 29, 2010
Reviewer: Aaron Gough from Toronto, ON Canada  
i bought this pack in Multicam about 6 months ago for use as a bug-out bag and a general camping pack.

Once you get used to it's fit it is extremely comfortable, even with heavy loads over a long period of time. Mine is loaded up with a week's worth of food, cooking gear, ammo, large first-aid kit, utility knife,  hatchet, sleeping roll and small expedition tent and it's still very easy to travel with it on.

I'm a fan of the built-in hydration bladder though I rarely fill it to capacity as water is fairly common here and it adds too much extra weight when full.

I haven't abused this pack as much as I would like yet, but from what I have seen I seriously doubt that it's likely to fall apart without *serious* abuse.

I highly recommend it if you can stomach the price, well worth it.

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