The only thing that kept the Black Hole from being our Editors' Choice is durability. The Black Hole Duffel is tough for sure, tougher than most duffels and plenty durable for most users for many, many years. But after using it on several expeditions we didn't think it was quite as tough as a few of the other models we tested. We wished they made it in one size volume bigger. Size 120L is great for most folks but a slightly bigger size would be great, too.
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