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The North Face Jester

Advantages: High quality, range of colours, lots of compartments.
Disadvantages: Price can be beaten by other brands, 27 litre capacity can be limiting.

...impressions One brand that is classed as ‘designer’ at the moment is ‘The North Face’, and here we have a backpack from them. The Jester is a 27 litre backpack, and I suppose you could see this as a standard size – or even basic. This is the ...

danielclark691 25.03.2017 · Read full review
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Review of The North Face Jester

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You could fit a parachute in this!

Advantages: Good value
Disadvantages: Top end price

As a rule of thumb you should always travel light when you travel, especially if you are backpacking. You’re going to have to carry that main rucksack wherever you go and sometimes in a hurry. I remember having to walk to Brisbane Airport from the city to ...

thedevilinme 26.07.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Jack Wolfskin Berkeley

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Outdoor Designs Cord Locks

Advantages: Affordable, good quality, very handy.
Disadvantages: None

...First impressions Before I bought this product I had never heard of the Outdoor Designs brand. To be honest I don't think I will be hearing of the brand again, as I couldn't find a great deal of products in their range online. The product we have h ...

danielclark691 05.04.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Outdoor Designs Pack of 5 Cord Locks

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The Nort Face Borealis is an excellent pack

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The Borealis is an excellent daypack. It looks great, especially in red, and has loads of great details. Mine has proven to be extremely durable - I use it on a daily basis, including carrying a laptop occasionally, and after several months it still looks ...

Johnny_Gadget 26.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of The North Face Borealis II Pack

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Like a bottle but much better

Advantages: Robust, convenient
Disadvantages: Difficult to clean, not much cargo space

...to being rather skeptical about the benefits of a Camelbak, two sets of bottle mounts on a bike, no problem. Then I got a new bike, with a very small frame, and no space to easily carry bottles on it. It's at this point, the word Camelbak c ...

Pritch 04.12.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Camelbak Rogue 70oz Hydration Pack

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