What a find! Almost certainly not to be repeated, this is a brand new genuine issue old stock just released from war stores. Made for PNG ADF under contract with the Australian ADF, these packs have no ADF markings. Country of Origin: Australia Manufacture ROBCO.
These packs will take a bashing, no doubt about it. A similar civvy street pack like this, if you could find one, would cost hundreds of dollars. Features include heavy duty canvas construction with padded adjustable shoulder straps and a distinctive Australian Army Vietnam-era design.
Heavy duty canvas construction with padded adjustable shoulder straps
Distinctive Australian Army Vietnam-era "Psychological" camouflage pattern water-resistant lining. This version has all the furniture in Fastex !
Large main top compartment with rations, clothing and other equipment, measuring approximately 14" wide and 10" deep
Large sleeping bag compartment for sleeping gear, measuring approximately 14" wide and 10" deep
Large canvas loops at front and sides of the bag to attach additional pouches or radio components
Tough canvas top carry strap
No excessive external strapping, almost fully self contained unit
Great to use and a collectors item and at this price will not last long.some with black fastex some with olive fastex.
Pack consists of 2 main compartments, top and bottom. Milspec plastic buckles. Stiff backboard with 2 padded bars, canvas harness. Tough Military spec construction. Ideal for camps, cadets and those wanting a high durability bag. Body measures 60cm / 23.5" x 35cm / 14" x 18cm / 7" with 2 x External Top Pockets 21cm / 8.25" x 15cm / 6" x 8cm / 3". Colour: Army Green Material: Australian Olive waterproof 12oz canvas. Measurements: 51cm x 35cm x 20cm