Whether you want a single or a multi-day pack, the VR1000 Ruck is the perfect candidate. It is completely customizable and versatile. It’s superior design and usability makes it suitable for daily use, as well as for the battlefield. By customizing the pack with a number of features, both on the inside and outside, you can create a pack that is a perfect fit for you. The VR1000 is manufactured using 1000 Denier Cordura, breathable mesh, sturdy hardware and mil-spec nylon. This means your pack will endure just about any condition without compromising on functionality, regardless of the number of features you add to it.
Each VR1000 Ruck comes equipped with certain standard features. These include:
- 18-liter main section with a durable zipper.
- A thick handle on the top for easily carrying the pack.
- Hydration tube access port with is covered with elastic.
- 2 antenna ports that also be covered by the elastic cover.
- A sleeve for holding the hydration bladder.
- For drainage purposes, the underside of the pack features a large grommet.
- A pair of adjustable, padded shoulder straps, with metallic D-Rings.
- The outside of the pack and the straps are covered with breathable mesh. This combined with the padded straps provides increased comfort.
For additional features, the user is free to choose from among the number of options given. These features are listed below.
There are 15 different colors to choose from. Moreover, you aren’t restricted to using just one color. You can opt for different colors for the front, back, sides etc.
You can opt for an extra compartment to be added to the front of the ruck. The compartment will feature:
- 8-liter storage space
- Complete access zipper
- Additional grommet for drainage
Front Top Options
The pack is divided into two sections on the front. Both of these sections can be customized as per your preferences.
For the section on the top, you can:
- Keep it plain and elegant by choosing not to have webbing or any branding.
- Or you can opt to have a loop patch panel to add your own name tape or patch to it. The panel will have a dimension of 4”.
You can also include additional modular pouches. These pouches can be included by attaching them to a separate PALS section (6x4). Or instead, you can add name tape or patches here.
Moreover, you can choose to include an extra pocket with the following features:
- Slanting zipper
- Flat pocket that is equal in length to the front of the pack
- A 4” loop patch panel for adding name tape or patches
Another option is to go for GP Pouch. Its features include:
- 5 liters of storage space
- Dimensions: 8”x 11”x 3.5”
- A pair of sleeves on the inside to help organize the contents better
Front Bottom Options
Just like the top front section, the bottom front section can also be left plain and elegant or can be customized by adding PALS webbing, or by including mesh pouches with elastic straps, modular pouches or incorporating a GP Pouch.
Both sides of the VR1000 are also divided into equal sections, both of which can be personalized completely.
- Keeping either one or both the sections plain
- Adding a PALS section (2x4)
- Including modular pouches
- Including a Universal Mag Pouch
The Universal Mag Pouch features elastic retention and a lid to keep the mags safe and in place. It can be used to carry
- One 20 rd. 7.62 NATO Magazine
- Two 30 rd. 5.56 magazines
- One 30 rd. AK Variant magazine
- Other styles of magazines Interior Options
The central compartment which is a standard feature of every VR1000 Ruck can also be customized from the inside.
The options include:
- You can keep the inside wall which is opposite the bladder sleeve plain
- You can add 2 mesh pockets with zippers for extra storage and organization.
- You can add a 6x8 PALS section in order to allow you to attach modular pouches on the inside.
These same options for the interior will apply to any additional Front Compartments you choose to attach to your pack.
The large storage space of 18 liters which can be increased by an additional 18 liters is enough to allow you to survive any mission or situation you decide to take your VR1000 to. The versatility, customizability and lifetime warranty provided by BDS Tactical guarantees to make this pack your ideal companion.