The Israeli brand Sabra Gear, which mainly specializes in the development and production of various equipment with a military tactical bias, following the new version of the MONO Pack backpack, recently announced the launch of pre-orders for a new ultra-light 47-liter backpack called Butterfly. The novelty, which was designed mainly for hiking, stands out both for its materials and appearance, as well as for the overall design and functionality..
The announced backpack will be made of reinforced laminated materials VX-07 and VX-21, which are produced by the German company Dimension-Polyant. This material has high strength and wear resistance, relatively light weight and completely waterproof. The denser material VX-21 is used in areas of increased wear, to reinforce the bottom, side pockets and elements of the suspension system. The total weight of the backpack does not exceed 615 grams, the minimum weight is about 505 grams.
Butterfly Pack shoulder design that allows you to comfortably carry loads with a total weight of no more than 13.5 kg (when using a load belt), includes a main compartment with an enlarged roll-up opening, 2.5-liter side cargo pockets with drainage holes, a front 9-liter mesh cargo pocket , as well as universal compression laces on the sides.
Due to the nature of the materials used, the ultra-light Sabra Gear Butterfly Pack will only be available in one design for the time being. In addition, the manufacturer has not yet disclosed possible size options. At the same time, the cost of pre-ordering, depending on the choice of configuration, varies from 169 to 198 US dollars. Shipments of the first orders will begin in mid-November 2018.