During our series on load carriage, we’ve gone over all of the most common methods available. We hit the battle belt, the chest rig, and even the classic load bearing equipment (LBE) configuration. In all of the other articles I’ve written, I’ve made it pretty clear that I like to keep things minimal on the belt or chest.
Well, now it’s time to talk about where to put all that extra stuff: the assault pack.
However, I’m not taking this in a direction you might expect. The assault pack needs to be pretty minimal as well because weight is our enemy. Let’s dig into it. [Read Full Article »]