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Savotta Jääkäri XL

Savotta Jääkäri XL

Savotta Jääkäri XL
Savotta Jääkäri XL
Savotta Jääkäri XL
Savotta Jääkäri XL
Savotta Jääkäri XL
Savotta Jääkäri XL
Savotta Jääkäri XL
Savotta Jääkäri XL
Savotta Jääkäri XL

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Product code
102010436
Bar code
6419134109321



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Location Store (Helsinki): Trekking, Warehouse


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Product description

The largest pack in the Jääkäri series. An external frame design for heavy and cumbersome loads, capacity approx. 70 l. The Jääkäri XL is an improved model of the modular LJK paratrooper rucksack originally designed for the Finnish Defence Forces. The PALS attachment system offers great outwards scalability when you need it. Fully height adjustable and generously padded thermoformed shoulder harness and hip belt combined with a heavy duty external tubular aluminium frame allow the Jääkäri XL to carry extremely heavy loads comfortably.

MAIN FEATURES

  • Capacity 70 l
  • Height adjustable carrying system
  • Padded shoulder straps with sternum strap
  • Padded removable hip belt, adjustable 70-140 cm
  • Main compartment with roll top and floating lid
  • Zipper pocket inside the lid
  • Multiple small compartments for organizing your gear
  • Internal hydration compartment (e.g. Source WLPS 3L)
  • Side compression straps
  • External tubular aluminium frame
  • PALS compatible for attachment of extra pouches
  • 5 year material and workmanship warranty

TECHNICAL SPECS

  • Weight: 3,7 kg
  • Dimensions: 79 x 32 x 23 cm (H x W x D)
  • Main material: 1000D Cordura (100% polyamide)
  • Webbing: 100% polyester
  • Frame: aluminium tubing

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

The carrying system is based on the venerable LJK paratrooper pack frame, an external frame made from aluminium tubing, and offers a very wide height adjustment range for a perfect fit. This pack is designed to carry extremely heavy loads, just like its military predecessors have been doing since the early 1980s.

Roll top on the top, zipper on the bottom and a cinch cord divider inside allow you to use the main pack bag in any which way you please. By opening up the divider the main bag is turned into one huge cavernous space, allowing you to pack very large and long items. The bottom zipper offers quick access to whatever gear you need most during the day whilst the roll top guarantees weatherproof protection for the bulk of your gear.

The bottom zipper compartment features interior elastic compression straps and four small mesh pockets for organizing your gear. A zippered pocket inside the lid offers safe storage for your wallet, keys, travel documents and phone.

The roll top closure, floating lid and side compression straps offer a wide range of adjustability to the volume of the pack. Strap it down tight or loosen it up depending on the carried load. The compression straps allow for further gear to be attached on the outside of the pack if necessary. External side pouches on the bottom can be used to secure tools, tripods etc. strapped to the sides of the pack.

A hydration compartment is attached to the interior back wall. Tube ports on both sides allow you to route your hydration bladder tube from the left or right, while leaving the other port free for other uses such as antennas or cables.

MILITARY GRADE MATERIALS

The majority of materials we use for our commercial production are the same which we use in equipment for the Finnish Defence Forces and other defence and security clients. Our most commonly used fabric in load carrying equipment is extremely wear resistant 1000D Cordura, as per FDF specs, with polyurethane coating on the inside. The webbing  and edge tape we use are, again as per FDF specs, strong polyester webbing in various widths and thicknesses for different applications.

Our green and M05 camouflage materials and accessories are by default compliant with strict FDF specs for NIR reflection levels, as should be since these same materials are used in official military equipment.

MODULARITY

PALS webbing on the hip belt, sides, lid and bottom of the pack allow you to attach additional pouches and gear. This system offers numerous options for configuring the pack to suit your specific needs. Not only for pouches though, the PALS webbing can also be used to attach utility straps, shock cord, carabiners etc.

The hip belt can be removed from the frame for use as a stand-alone equipment belt. With suitable pouches attached you could use this instead of, or in conjunction with, a small daypack. The hip belt length is adjustable from 70 to 140 cm, offering an optimal fit for a waist-hip circumference (measured at the level where you prefer the top of the hip belt to sit) of approx. 80-110 cm.

HEIGHT ADJUSTABLE CARRYING SYSTEM

When carrying heavy backpacks over long distances it is extremely important that your pack fits just right. The length adjustable hip belt and shoulder harness can both be moved up and down the frame to fit 160-200 cm tall users. The external LJK tubular aluminium frame keeps the pack from sagging and transfers the pack weight onto your hips even when loaded down with heavy and cumbersome cargo.

Both the shoulder harness and hip belt are generously padded with thermoformed closed cell foam padding. The shoulder harness is S-shaped and includes a removable sternum strap. The forward pull adjustment on the hip belt is easy to tighten even under load. The side release buckle offers quick and easy opening when needed.

The tall LJK frame offers good load lifting capabilities. Load lifters are attached between the top of the frame and the shoulder harness, these provide quick and easy adjustment of the balance point. Use these to switch the balance of the pack when traversing varying terrain or just to rest your hips or shoulders while on the move.

 LJK EXTERNAL FRAME

The LJK frame was originally designed by Savotta in the early 80’s for the Finnish Defence Forces paratroopers as a part of the LJK backpack. It has since been adapted for various other uses and backpack models and is still going strong today. Besides the Finnish military we too still use it as the basis for some of our commercial external frame backpacks.

Made from lightweight, high strength aluminium tubing. Each LJK frame is precision welded by hand at our in-house metal workshop in Karstula, Finland.


The approximate size of the packed product or the sales package is 840 x 500 x 200 mm.


Gender
Men, women


Weight
3.7 kg (with sales package 4.00 kg)


Capacity
70 Liters


Warranty
120 month(s)


Country of origin
Finland


Buy It For Life™

Buy it for Life -tagged products are durable and possible to repair. We have extended warranty time for these products to 120 months. That means 10 years.


Comments
Juha N. 29.10.2022
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Really good for carrying a heavy load and can be adjusted well even for a 195cm person. Not the lightest end, but really good and satisfied with the product.
John P. 18.10.2022
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Top class well made back pack I have three sizes my go to packs
Anonymous 13.10.2022
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A good backpack to carry!
Anonymous 4.10.2022
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Backpack of excellent workmanship, sturdy, allows you to carry heavy loads (I have loaded up to 50 kg) with relative comfort. Highly recommended.
Anonymous 17.9.2022
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Best ruck I've owned so far.
juha r. 11.9.2022
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The best rink I know. Excellent to carry and absorbs stuff comfortably. The weight is more than the basic bike, but remains good even if used carelessly. In addition to carrying, this rucksack is also nice to use in the forest when you can find things easily and you don't need a lanyard. If there is less stuff, the rucksack still functions as a fairly compact package and hides its extra capacity effortlessly. To top it all off, this rich guy looks good to me :)
Anonymous 11.9.2022
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I knew I was getting the best. However, it was even better than I thought.
Mathias K. 9.9.2022
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Significantly larger than I expected but in a positive way. Good quality and roomy and the backpack sits like a part of you.
Uolevi K. 13.8.2022
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Very high-quality and reliable ring. The pipe structure and adjustments of the ring are perfect in my case. After a long day, you don't feel like you've carried a heavy load. The rink is also very spacious and you can conveniently add extra space to the outside. Served me for 6 years and I haven't regretted a single day!
Niko K. 29.7.2022
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A large-sized and high-quality bag that never runs out of space. Seems very high quality in every way. It's heavy, but that's normal for a pipe ring of this size.
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