"Most ARRSE regulars will be aware that we run an annual charity auction to raise funds for the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal. Over the years this has gone from strength to strength and last year we managed to raise over Â£6000 pounds which is an incredible testimony to the generosity of you, our members. I'm sure everyone is aware of the excellent work that they do but, if not, then please have a look at the this thread. This auction is for a brand new DPM Rangemaster Maxi-Load Hydrapack kindly donated by the company owner. These are quality items with a RRP of Â£90. It has the following features: â¢ Constructed from MOD spec 100d IRR British DPM texturised nylon ("cordura") fabric â¢ Top loader tensioner straps above shoulder straps for adjustment â¢ Contoured shoulder straps with attachment points â¢ D-rings and chest strap with s/r buckle closure â¢ Wide padded waist belt It features four main pockets: 1) Hydration Bladder Compartment â¢ Foam insulated, front and rear â¢ Accessible from the back of the pack â¢ Secure horizontal zip closure along the top â¢ Hang loop for the bladder â¢ Velcro covered port for the drinking tube 2) Main Compartment â¢ Horizontal zip closure along top and inside â¢ Small zipped mesh pouch for storage â¢ Large main pouch â¢ Waterproof radio pouch with shock-cord closure â¢ 2 x ASIPS antenna ports that exit the compartment â¢ Protective velcro flap closures on both ports 3) Quick Access Compartment â¢ Horizontal zip closure along the top â¢ Dividers for small gear â¢ Several pockets â¢ Ideal for readily accessible items â¢ 2 x large pockets â¢ 2 x medium pockets â¢ 3 x pen pockets â¢ Lanyard with D-ring for keys or other small items in one of main pockets 4) Back Compartment â¢ Situated on the back of the pack â¢ Zip opening to the front of the pocket â¢ Molle attachment straps across width and both sides of sack[/quote] Please note that the auction will run until 1100 on 11 Nov. Click here for auction rules. If you have an item that you wish to donate then please Contact Us"