Weight Optimisation of the Backpack
Some models feature removable hip belts. For further weight reduction you can remove the aluminium stays in the back system.
Lightweight backpack easier to store
Removable Delrin® U-frame guarantees carrying comfort and minimum weight. Removable Delrin® U-frame guarantees carrying comfort and minimum weight. Small and packable – Deuter’s light packs fit in any trekking pack or travel luggage. Easy to take along on city trips, climbing tours or as summit featherweights.
Down or Synthetic
Am I out there in heavy rain? Is it warm and humid, humid and cold or dry hot at my travel destination? Will I carry my sleeping bag? Will I care for it properly? Those are the questions you have to ask the customer when it comes to deciding between a down or a synthetic sleeping bag.
|+ Unique warmth to-weight-ratio||- Heavier than down|
|+ Unique compressibility||- Less compressible than do|
|+ Outstanding moisture transportation||- Reduced moisture transportation|
|+ Very long lasting when||- Shorter lifespan than down|
|+ Warms quickly||- Takes longer to warm up|
|- No insulation quality when wet||+ Retains 70% of the insulation quality when wet|
|- Requires care||+ Easy care|
|- Absorbs moisture||+ Hardly absorbs moisture|
|- Long drying time||+ Quick drying time|