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backpack odor removal?
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mike oliver
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backpack odor removal? on 10/07/2008 16:48:13 MDT Print View

i bought a used pack and it smells less than pleasant, cigarette funky, with a hint of chemical deodorizer. the fabric looks clean and new i dont want to damage it by washing it, but? it is dyneema spectra .any ideas would be great thanx

Tad Englund
(bestbuilder) - F - MLife

Locale: Pacific Northwest
Re: backpack odor removal? on 10/07/2008 17:05:55 MDT Print View

I had the same problem- look at the thread:

I used Renuzit, super odor Neutralizer. Do not drench or soak the fabric. It only took one application. I did let it hang outside for a couple of days under cover. But it worked great!