The FILBE is the latest Generation of Improved Load bearing pack design. It offers advances in terms of load carrying capabilities, modularity and comfort. The optimization of the frame, hip belt and shoulder harness system maximizes the ability to carry heavy loads efficiently, while minimizing the burden of weight. The end result is improved overall system compatibility and increased comfort for the user. This new pack design offers greater carrying capacity with the main pack accommodating 5000 Cubic inches of gear.
The best! Integrated Load Bearing Equipment. This system has been a favorite since its inception. The generation 2 MarPat (camouflage exclusive to the US Marine Corps.) ILBE offers an extremely versatile system. This is the smaller, "3 day" assault pack, which attaches to the larger main pack. This set includes the COMPLETE 3-day assault pack, including the coveted Israeli Source hydration system designed for it. Many marines have upgraded to this hydration system, from the standard Camelbak hydration system that was originally issued. This set includes a Source USMC Tactical hydration system including a BRAND-NEW Source hydration bladder with the favorite "storm" valve. The bladder opens at the top, for easy cleaning, filling and ice insertion. Also, the tube (covered with matching webbing) is detachable for easy cleaning. The pack measures roughly " x " x ", and is covered with MOLLE / PALS loops and other versatile and adjustable straps, etc. It also includes a rigid yet flexible frame piece inside, providing additional stability overall. The hydration carrier fits perfectly into a special pocket inside the backpack and is secured with straps, and holds the bladder safely and securely. The drinking tube then passes through a special opening on the carrier, and also another special opening in the ILBE assault backpack. The tube then can be held in place on either shoulder strap using the special little loops provided. The carrier can also be worn independantly, outside of the ILBE assault pack.
Military 3 Day Molle II Tactical Assault Backpack. Hydration exit hole. 1 main pocket, 1 outside pocket, 1 hydration bladder pocket. Top zipper for easy access to hydration system bladder. Heavy duty zippers. Side compression straps. Adjustable sternum strap can be changed to 7 locations. Padded adjustable waist strap. Top carry handle. Padded back. Material: CORDURA nylon. Internal aluminum stays are not included. Approximate Size: 19" Height x 13" Width x 8" Deep, 1976 Cubic Inches. Brand: Tactical Assault Gear. NSN #8470-01-444-8380