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Re: 14 lb backplate -- what a marvellous modern world we live in


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Posted by Chris on August 24, 2006 at 09:58:09:

In Reply to: 14 lb backplate -- what a marvellous modern world we live in posted by Anon. on August 22, 2006 at 19:26:30:

14 lbs. seems excesive. That is weight you can not dump in an emergency. Even with double Al 80s it would sitll be negative.
To me the best combination is to have the tank and backpack/bc be as close to neutral as possible.



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