The 5.11 Rucksack Rush 12 Backpack is not one of the lager backpacks from 5.11 but it does provide a good amount of storage. It has a capacity of 1296 cubic inches or 21.2 liters with a main compartment measuring 18″ x 11″ x 6″. It has a large main compartment with a laptop pocket and a bungee locking mechanism for allowing you the utmost storage while keeping all your items secure.
This Rucksack is suitable for use as a go bag, one for regular commute, day trips and as a carry on as well. It is loaded with features similar to those of its bigger counterparts. Inside the main flap you will find two mesh pockets suitable for storing your electronics, computer accessories, binos as well as other smaller items that you want to keep in a place where you can easily access them. There is also an admin compartment that can store our pens, business cards, GPS, camera and other items. Above the admin compartment there is a pocket suitable for carrying a radio, phone or other small item. There are also two key keepers along with an internal zippered pocket which is on the large side.
It features web platform on the outer part of the main compartment with their Trademarked SlickStick attachment system which allows you to easily attach pouches that use this attachment system. You also have the ability to add unit or flag patches with the Velcro patch measuring 2″ x 3″.
- Made from 1050D nylon
- Water resistant
- Total of 16 compartments
- Admin compartment houses 9 pockets
- Fleece lined eye glass pocket
- Suitable for use with hydration systems as large as 60 oz.
- Web platform on shoulder straps, front and sides
- Two compression straps on the outside
- Yoke shoulder strap system with contours and elastic keepers for ends of strap
- Sternum strap with adjustable height
- YKK zippers that are self repairing with large and glove friendly pull tabs
- Flag/patch holders and Velcro name tape
5.11 Rucksack Rush 12 Pros
- Rugged Construction
- Easy to Load
- Very Adjustable
- Large Capacity
5.11 Rucksack Rush 12 Cons
- Not Enough Pockets
- Field Training
- In Vehicles
- Urban Operations
- Personal Safety
- At the base
- Special Operations
- Everyday Carry
- Wood searches
The 5.11 Rucksack Rush 12 has an overall review of 4.7 out of 5 stars showing that it is indeed a high value product. It is loved by persons in various professions including First Responders , Law enforcement personnel and those working in Military Units as well as those in other professions as well.
Reviewers note that it is a very superb pack and it is obvious from taking it out of the package that it is made durable to last. Reviewers note that buy opening the bungee closure to the main compartment you have access to everything within which is great for you when you want to access multiple items quickly and easily.
The 5.11 Rucksack Rush 12 is definitely a good buy and its purchase is recommended by all its reviewers but if you are seeking something larger or smaller you can choose from the line of backpacks available here at Range Master Tactical Gear.