Originally Posted By PaHiker
I've seen that strap cinch, and don't care for it, I think it puts too much pressure on one spot. If not the roll down top, I like the Y strap better.

I like the Y strap too, but wouldn't it be nice to slim the pack down against your back as well, effectively reduce its cross sectional area? I'm thinking something like this: (the things that look like knots are cord locks, and I'd run the cord *inside* of the mesh pockets)

Edited by carbeque (04/09/15 03:16 PM)