CamelBak Classic Hydration Pack - 2 Liters
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Awards Best Buy Award Editors' Choice Award  Top Pick Award Best Buy Award 
Price $60.00 at Amazon$149.95 at Amazon$129.95 at Backcountry
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$34.93 at REI
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Pros Lightweight, sleek, solid performance in a minimalist pack, nice priceComfortable, good organization, great hydration systemBreathability, excellent storage, comfort and supportExcellent storage and organization, breathable back panel, adjustable hip beltBig volume, lightweight, great price
Cons Almost no storage, shoulder straps are snug for users with wide shoulders and latsPriceExpensive, thin hip beltHeavy, expensiveFewer pockets, average hydration performance
Bottom Line The lightest weight pack in our test with CamelBak's top-scoring Crux hydration systemThis all mountain hydration pack scores highly across the boardThis model scores well in every rating metric and is one of our top ranked hydration packsThis pack has all the bells and whistles to carry all your gear comfortablyTons of storage, modest weight, and simple, functional design
Rating Categories CamelBak Classic Platypus Duthie A.M. 10 Osprey Syncro 12 Gregory Endo 15L Gregory Nano 18 H2O
Ease Of Drinking (20%)
9
9
8
7
7
Ease Of Filling (20%)
8
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8
Comfort (20%)
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7
Storage (20%)
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Weight (10%)
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Ease Of Cleaning (10%)
6
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Specs CamelBak Classic Platypus Duthie... Osprey Syncro 12 Gregory Endo 15L Gregory Nano 18 H2O
Pack Size 0.5L 10L 12L 15L 18L
Bladder Capacity 2.5L 3L 2.5L 3L 3L
Weight (measured) 11.2 oz 30.4 oz 34.0 oz 37.9 oz 25.5 oz
Weight (claimed) 5 oz 34 oz 27.5 oz 32 oz 18.4 oz
Waist Belt None Padded with two zippered pockets 3/4" webbing Padded with two zippered pockets Removable 3/4" webbing
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