Build your VX / R8 Modular Arkiv® Field Backpack

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  •   20 Liter / $320   (1,250 cu.in.)
  •   40 Liter / $360   (2,500 cu. in.)

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  • Field Packs allow for the secure and simple attachment of weatherproof accessories to the exterior of the bag. The patented Arkiv® modular system gives the bag freedom to evolve and adapt as needed. Choose from accessories ranging from simple cell phone pouches and tool pockets to larger organizers and laptop sleeves to build your ideal bag.
  • The AP Edition is made with a 1000 denier VX Cordura ripstop shell backed with a PTFE waterproof membrane. In addition, the AP edition R8 backpack is lined with a lightweight VX70 ripstop liner. All of which results in an exceptionally durable and beautifully constructed barrier to the elements.
  • The pack can be used in either "roll-top" mode, or in a traditional "flap-down" configuration, has one external zippered pocket for items like a phone or passport, and one interior zippered pocket that is ideal for documents and fits up to a 15'' laptop.
  • The Arkiv backpacks feature multiple weatherproof compartments, urethane coated YKK zippers, waterproof materials, and an internal frame sheet.
  • All Arkiv bags and accessories are completely weatherproof, made in the USA and backed by a lifetime warranty.

Measures: 12'' x 18'' x 5''
Capacity: 1,250 cu.in. (20 Liters)
Weight: 3 lbs.

Measures: 16'' x 20'' x 8''
Capacity: 2,500 cu.in. (40 Liters)
Weight: 4 lbs.

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  • Slate VX
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VX Folio   $76

With two urethane coated zippered pockets, pen slots and extra Arkiv rails, the Folio is the ultimate weatherproof organizer for the Field Pack. The two front mounted Arkiv rails allow for the additional attachment of the Tool or Cell accessories if desired. A U-lock slot in the back can double as a handle when the Folio is used as a stand-alone bag.
Fits on: front panel, laptop case.

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  • Measures (External): 12''x 10'' x 2.25''
  • Measures (Internal): 12'' x 9'' x 2''
  • YKK urethane coated zippers
  • Easily removable for separate transport
  • Works with optional shoulder strap to create shoulder bag
  • Sized to hold most tablets or thin 11in. laptop
  • Rear facing U-Lock holder doubles as handle
  • Two annex rails allow for addition of other accessories
  • Weight: 1.1 lbs

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  • None
  • Slate VX

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VX Tool Pocket   $66

A medium sized weatherproof pouch great for carrying the tools of your trade. Has one urethane coated zipper pocket and one annex rail for the addition of the cell pouch if desired. Belt loops and U-lock strap will enable you to use this accessory as a hip tool pack.
Fits on: front panel, laptop case, folio

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  • Measures (External): 8'' x 10'' x 2''
  • Measures (Internal): 8'' x 9'' x 1.75''
  • Completely weatherproof construction
  • YKK urethane coated zippers
  • Easily removable for separate transport
  • One annex rail allows for the addition of cell accessory
  • Weight: 0.6 lbs

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  • None
  • Slate VX

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VX Utility/Cell Pocket   $36

Weatherproof zippered utility pocket, sized to hold smart phones and compact point & shoot cameras. Compatible anywhere on pack.
Fits on any rail.

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  • Measures (External): 7.5'' x 3.5''
  • Fits items measuring: 6.25'' x 3'' x .5''
  • YKK urethane coated zipper
  • Attaches to any rail
  • Easily removable for separate transport
  • Weight: 0.2 lbs

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  • None
  • Slate VX

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VX Vertical Roll Pocket   $56

Weatherproof top loader. Sized for cylindrical objects such as water bottles. Can be rolled or flapped to close.
Fits side panel.

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  • Measures (External): 10.5'' x 5'' x 3''
  • Measures (Internal): 10.5'' x 4'' x 2.75''
  • Completely weatherproof construction
  • Easily removable for separate transport
  • Weight: 0.5 lbs

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  • None
  • Slate VX

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VX Vertical Zip Pocket   $60

This versatile side compartment has a two-way zip that works great for storing long items.
Fits side panels.

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  • Measures (External): 14.5'' x 5'' x 2.75''
  • Measures (Internal): 11'' x 4.5'' x 2.5''
  • YKK urethane coated dual head zipper
  • Easily removable for separate transport
  • Weight: 0.5 lbs

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  • None
  • Slate VX

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VX Laptop Case   $94

This weatherproof roll top laptop case combines dense foam and two layers of waterproof fabric to create an incredibly protective and versatile laptop case. Two extra front mounted Arkiv rails allow for the addition of the Folio, Tool or Cell accessories. A U-lock slot in the back can double as a handle when the Laptop Case is used as a stand-alone bag.
Fits on: front panel.

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  • Measures (External): 17'' x 12'' x 2.25''
  • Measures (Internal): 15'' x 10'' x 1.5''
  • Sized to hold 15. MacBook Pros and smaller
  • Completely weatherproof construction
  • Easily removable for separate transport
  • Rear facing U-Lock holder doubles as handle
  • Works with optional shoulder strap to create shoulder bag
  • Two annex rails allow for addition of other accessories
  • Weight: 1.5 lbs

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  • None
  • Slate VX

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Accessory Shoulder Strap   $24

A classic nylon shoulder strap utilizing the Arkiv rail system. Converts all Arkiv accessories into a quick and easy shoulder bag.
Carries any Arkiv accessory.

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  • Constructed from heavy-duty nylon webbing
  • Weight: 0.4 lbs

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  • None
  • Black

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AstriAlpin COBRA Buckle   $65

Upgrade from the standard plastic buckle closure to the patented AustriAlpin COBRAâ„¢ quick release. All COBRAs are machined from the highest grade 7075 aluminum alloy and feature solid brass and stainless steel components.
Fits on: All Field Packs and Expandable Cargo Packs.

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  • Frame tested for 2000lb / 9kN
  • 2" / 50mm size buckle
  • Weight w/ webbing: 0.25 lbs

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  • None
  • Black
  • Gunmetal
  • Silver
  • Copper
  • Gold

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Waistbelt   $34

For those who know they will be carrying a little extra weight on their backs, a detachable and substantial waistbelt is available. Easily stowed away when not needed, the waistbelt can be attached to compliment the backpack harness when weight is a concern.
Fits small & large Field Packs.

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  • Constructed from heavy-duty nylon webbing
  • Fully adjustable waist size
  • Secured by velcro strip in the wasitbelt sleeve
  • Weight: 0.5 lbs

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  • None
  • Black

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Internal Tool Roll   $24

Keeping organized is essential. Fully removable tool roll provides four additional zippered mesh pockets designed to hold the smallest of items you carry daily. For those who switch out cargo for different tasks often, multiple tool rolls can make transitioning from one mission to the next as simple as it could be.
Fits small & large Field Packs.

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  • Constructed from 500d Cordura nylon
  • Heavy duty nylon mesh
  • YKK #5 reverse coil zippers
  • Weight: 0.3 lbs

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  • None
  • Black

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