There are specific factors that impact dehydration, whether it’s a soldier in battle or in training. Hunters, athletes and snow skiers are all at risk of fluid loss and the consequences can cost you more than you can imagine. Environmental elements like extreme temperatures and high elevations alter the fluid demands. Extreme heat increases perspiration and electrolyte loss and cold require more fluids to control the loss of heat.
These three liter water bags have a few extras that offer an added convenience in terms of accessing palatable water. The goal is to encourage drinking before a fluid deficit accumulates. The mode of transport is up to the individual and can be quickly changed to reposition weight load. It can be hand-carried or worn as a backpack that offers hands-free access to the bite tube.
- IDF official hydration system
- USA official ACU hydration system
Water supplies are improving with technology. In combat it is important to have sufficient fluids available without encumbered by the load. The water bag, bladder pouch has to be durable and leakproof. Can you imagine thinking you have enough water for a couple days only to discover it had all leaked out? It isn’t like you can refill it in the field, especially when you are in battle.
MOLLE and Carry Straps
This variability of carriage is more important than some people may realize: it allows for the increased body surface area. It is known to improve the evaporation process which cools the core temperature and reduces sweating.
If worn as a backpack for long periods, the area available for cooling by perspiration is blocked so moving it to a special MOLLLE vest can make it easier to carry and provide with free space. Whatever your preference is, with this bag, bladder pouch it will offer you an adequate source of clean water with easy access to the bite tube. It is also compatible with water filtration systems.
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You need a dependable water supply whether you in the field or simply taking a hike in the woods. It only makes sense to take a safe, clean supply with you if that’s possible and this system ensures that.
Our bladder pouch is made of durable material so you will have it for a very long time. The bite valve comes with a dirt guard to keep your supply clean; plus, it doesn’t grow bacteria. It is also odorless and taste-free, unlike others that leave a nasty aftertaste.
Being compatible with other filtration systems, it can be filled through the standard wide opening bag cap: it is also leakproof. One of the best features is the different modes of transporting. It can be hand-carried if you are only walking a short distance. You can also connect it to a MOLLE system on vests or on your body using the straps, secured with buckles for longer journeys. You can use it like a backpack and still keep your hands free.
If you are looking for a hydration system that can be used in your vest or as stand alone this is it. There may be cheaper versions available, but not with the same durability and features. As the old adage goes you get what you pay for. If you are making an investment in equipment get the one you want and that will endure the abuses it will be subjected to.
- Antimicrobial bite valve with dirt guard
- Durable and leak proof
- Versatile transport methods
- Sufficient supply of 3 liters of clean water