Sarcs are popular among backpackers and climbers because of their lightweight
simplicity, generous volume, versatility. and excellent performance.
S-Sarcs have been in production since the mid-80s and are well tested
and established work horses. Even our Spectra S-Sarcs were in production
in the early 90s after Scott
got us started with that! Above and below: A 500 Cordura S-Sarc P&G
with Full Spectra bottom and shoulder pads. Click Images
Below: With the upper frame removed, lid removed and pack rolled down
into day or light-packing mode.
fabric makes possible a light pack that is almost indestructable under
normal packing circumstances. Even in extremely adverse climbing situations,
it can be considered failsafe.
Spectra fibers are used in many applications from Tugboat cables to
military body armor.
adds $29.00-$45.00 for the shoulder pads for example,
or $45.00 for a Kangaroo pocket, on up to $425.00
to $600.00 for a 100% Full Spectra pack and varies depending
on features and total amount of Spectra. Add $125.00 for dye colors
- less for partial dye patterns.
Full Spectra is the Titanium
of fabrics and unmatched for extreme durability and lightweight.
4,500 (cu. in.) custom volumes as
5,000 (cu. in.)
Price: $795.00 includes all fabrics except Full Spectra,
Cuben. Price includes, hip-pack top or 2 layer summit flap, Kangaroo
pocket, P&G Bayonets, Q-Bayo micro frame adjustment, 2 water bottle
pockets, Full Spectra rim and bottom, custom fitting, demoing (excluding
zipper can be added and Kangaroo moved up. ($35.00), Panel-load zipper
is also an option ($45.00).
stripped down non-P&G version (light-packing mode) easily carries
40 lbs+. with it's unique 'Guide Harness' and 60 lb loads with the Bayonets
and bypass harness attached.
Spectra Rim and Bottom: Included in price.
---------Above: Full DYNEEMA
is longer available and has been replaced with Full Spectra/Cuben........Same
styles are available in Full Spectra/Cuben. A new generation
of S-Sarc. Click for blowups. The rear bungy attached pocket can convert
to a daypack and be worn with the hip pack top pocket. Regular Crest
Belt pouch is shown. -------- Below: from the front