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Outdoor Research HydroLite Dry Sack SPOTLITE REVIEW

The lightest dry sack available - almost.

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by Carol Crooker | 2006-06-27 03:00:00-06

Outdoor Research HydroLite Dry Sack SPOTLITE REVIEW

Overview

The Outdoor Research HydroLite Dry Sack is a lightweight dry sack with roll top closure and taped seams.

The HydroLite Dry Sack has not been field tested. It was subjected to a series of tests simulating conditions beyond what normally might be expected inside a pack (its implied intended use). For test results, click here.

Outdoor Research also makes a heavier series of dry sacks, Hydroseal, that are still in the lightweight range. The 15.9 liter Hydroseal sack weighs 4 ounces and is constructed of Antron nylon with a durable waterproof coating. These sacks were not tested.

Features and Specifications

  • HydroLite coated fabric is waterproof and ultralight
  • Waterproof taped seams
  • Roll-top waterproof closure
  • Durable buckle secures roll top
  • Webbing bottom handle
  • Website: “This dry sack offers lightweight, compressible protection. The fabric has a waterproof coating and the seams are taped to keep moisture out. A roll-top closure keeps your gear dry and secure.”
SizeVolume
ci
Volume
L
Dimensions
in
Dimensions
cm
Weight Specified
[Measured]
oz
Weight Specified
[Measured]
g
MSRP
$
#1498 8.215 5/8 x 6 45 x 152.16016.00
#2775 12.720 1/8 x 7 51 x 182.6 [2.5] 74 [70]17.00
#31137 18.622 5/8 x 8 57 x 203.08418.00
#41983 32.525 ° x 10 64 x 253.810719.00
#52590 42.427 ° x 11 69 x 284.4[4.3]124 [123]21.00
#6389463.129 x 13 74 x 335.214623.00

Citation

"Outdoor Research HydroLite Dry Sack SPOTLITE REVIEW," by Carol Crooker. BackpackingLight.com (ISSN 1537-0364).
http://backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/outdoor_research_hydrolite_dry_sack_spotlite_review.html, 2006-06-27 03:00:00-06.

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