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#201218 - 06/21/18 01:13 PM Alice Pak
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Hey, anyone still use "Alice Back Pack "??

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#201223 - 06/22/18 07:33 AM Re: Alice Pak [Re: Capt hook]
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I use one as a training pack. That is, for day hikes with extra weight.

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#201235 - 06/26/18 01:18 PM Re: Alice Pak [Re: Capt hook]
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Loc: Central Illinois near Springfi...
I have a couple of ALICE pack frames that I extended for carrying heavy loads. For the first one, I cut two frames up and welded them back together to make a long frame. I used MOLLE straps and padding and added load lifters to the frame. The second time, I replaced the aluminum tubing with a thin stainless steel tube frame and top crossbar. I used straps and padding from a load carrying harness that I cut down to make lighter. Both of these frames were comfortable to me, if a bit heavy, but not too much. I could carry a fifty pound bag of dog food on these fairly well. I used these to pack glacial boulders out of a pond excavation and used them for landscaping. I packed several tons out.

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