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fnbankswrote a review of on June 13, 2017

3 5

Fit: Runs small
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 162 lbs
Size Purchased: Medium

Wanted to like this one but for me fit was odd (overall seems to run small, but not consistently so for my torso & arms) and material felt a little too much like a wetsuit. Tall collar and longish (short) sleeves didn't help. Glad it works for others, returned mine.

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fnbankswrote a review of on February 20, 2013

3 5

Nice goggle, but... Without a helmet, huge bug-eyes. With my Giro Seam helmet, a clean look and decent face fit, but I have to fiddle with the strap each time to get the right position and the goggle slides over the top and off if I want to raise it up for whatever reason. Gonna have to return it.

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fnbankswrote a review of on December 3, 2011

4 5

Others have done a great job describing this nice pack. This comment is about sizing.

I'm 5'11", 165lbs, and usually wear a waist size of 33. Reading the measurement specs I figured I could either go with a large or medium Nitro. Turns out I was right, but for me the medium was a much better fit.

I originally ordered a large based on experience with other brands and the slightly larger capacity. The frame was on the long side for my back, but the real deal-killer was the large size of the waist belt. Had to cinch it and the shoulder straps way down. If I were mostly using the pack for winter I might have kept it, but that's not my plan.

I decided to swap the large pack out for a medium and am very happy I did. Thanks to Backcountry for the easy exchange.

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