Ultimate Direction Vest Backpack : 2021 FASTPACK 40
FASTPACK WHAT'S NEW
- Optimal weight to capacity for longer adventures over rugged terrain
- Improved vest-style storage up front with a dedicated phone pocket, multiple bottle pockets, and extra gear stash pockets.
- Versatile 'suitcase' style opening main compartment with full-length three-way zipper and roll-top closure, for easy access to everything inside, no matter the stored position.
- New backpanel system (removable) combines the Infiknit™ technology with FastFlow to increase breathability and moisture wicking.
The lightweight 40.0 litre capacity UD Fastpack 40 new for 2021 has an optimal weight-to-capacity ratio for longer adventures over rugged terrain so you can move fast in the backcountry. It uniquely fits like a vest with water bottles up front, but distributes weight like a pack. UD gave it an upgrade with Infiknit™ and FastFlow technology to increase the backpanel's breathability and moisture wicking. This do-it-all pack also has plenty of dedicated external storage, a roll-top opening and a full-side external zipper for easy to anything inside. Bottles are not included.
The lower capacity Fastpack 30 and Fastpack 20 are also available.
- Infiknit™ seamless back panel and shoulder harness
- Large front storage for water, phone, maps, glasses, or food.
- Unique zip-down main compartment for total access to gear.
- Roll-top closure expands or compresses to secure varying capacities.
- Large external stretch mesh pockets for quick access.
- Sliding rail sternum straps.
- Removable and height-adjustable T-hook waistbelt for heavier loads.
- Easy access pocket with keyfob.
- MonoRip Mesh is very strong, but extremely breathable.
- Daisy chains for securing extra gear.
- Two large side pockets for larger water vessels.
- Upgraded sliding rail sternum straps for easy single-handed adjustment.
- 2x upper hydration pockets with bungee compression, accepting up to 600ml soft flasks and bottles (not included).
- 2x lower open-top pockets, for headlamp, maps, glasses, more food.
- 4x further stretch-mesh open-top storage pockets for fuel, hat, gloves.
- 2x zippered pockets, both water resistant, for smart phone, electrolytes.
- T-hook waistbelt for heavier loads, height-adjustable and removable.
- Safety whistle, with dedicated miniature pocket.
- Upgraded lightweight T-Hook adjustable sternum straps.
- Shoulder strap shaping to promote weight distribution and a comfortable fit.
- Trekking pole holders minimizes z-pole bounce and snap out of the way when not in use.
- Lightweight 4-way stretch material with rip stop pattern for added durability.
- Reflectivity for night time visibility.
- 2x large side 'dump' pockets for waterproof jacket and trousers, or larger water bottles up to 750ml capacity.
- Side/rib fit adjustment straps for easy on-the-go adjustment.
- Large full-width zipped water-resistant pocket to secure phone, wallet or valuables.
- Unique 'suitcase' style zip-down main compartment, with three zip access points, for total access to gear.
- Roll-top closure expands or compresses to secure varying capacities, with top velcro closure strips.
- Large full-length external stretch mesh pockets for quick access.
- Dedicated rear bladder compartment with elasticated top, can accommodate up to a 3.0 litre reservoir (not included).
- Zipped water-resistant pocket with key-clip, accessible from external zip.
- Daisy chains for securing extra gear.
- Ice axe loops.
- Large reflectivity logo for night time visibility.
Volume Capacity: 40.0 L / 2441 cubic inches
Weight: 715 grams / 25 oz
Height: 49.5 cm / 19.5 inches
Width: 27.9 cm / 11.0 inches
Depth: 19.7 cm / 7.8 inches
SIZING AT BOTTOM RIBS (UNISEX)
S/M: 25 - 40 in. / 64 - 102 cm
M/L: 30 - 48 in. / 76 - 122 cm
Confirm your bottom ribs measurement before ordering
Measure wearing the clothes you intend to wear
A vest full of gear will fit smaller
MATERIALS & DESIGN
- MonoRip Mesh lightweight monofilament mesh is breathable, non-stretch, and hydrophobic - ideal for bounce-free load carrying.
- Reinforced Contrast Ripstop Nylon for strength and durability.
- 4-way Durable External Stretch Fabric with abrasion resistance.
ALL FASTPACK LINE MODELS
Fastpack 20 - 23.4 litres (Unisex)
Fastpack 30 - 31.7 litres (Unisex)
Fastpack 40 - 40.0 litres (Unisex)
FastpackHer 20 - 21.5 litres (Women's)
FastpackHer 30 - 30.5 litres (Women's)
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