Snugpack bergans

Discussion in 'Weapons, Equipment & Rations' started by James51234, Mar 19, 2007.

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  1. Just wondering, how good are these bergans. Can they hold a lot, are they good enough to replace using the issue inf bergan, and most importantly, whats the quality of build like?

    Cheers all,


  2. Got a rocket pack off them its well built and has taken a lot of abuse.So presume the bergans much the same .PLCE is free and easy to exchange
  3. Is IRR important to you? Don't imagine that all civvy green (or dpm) gear has the correct IRR signature. I don't know whether this is the case with snugpack.
  4. BBear

    BBear LE Reviewer

    They are not IRR at all. But nice and comfy!

    Also, Ray Mears uses them a lot - if that's your bag.
  5. You a cadet by anychance mate?

    If you are, what are you issued?
  6. Berghaus used to be the business but like Karrimor I understand they're now made in China.
  7. Berghaus kit was always over-rated anyway (apart from the Munro, obviously)

    Most of the world's new products are coming out of China, it doesn't mean it's poor quality.
  8. BBear

    BBear LE Reviewer

    Ah, well every time ive seen a photo of him doing something it's nearly almost with a snugpack!
  9. Course you have fella.

    Do one of his courses and then tell us what he's using.