The 5.11 Tactical Messenger Bag is an ambidextrous bag in a sling style. The bag has become very popular since it was introeduced on the market. It comes with MOLLE platform and a zippered back up belt system, padded laptop compartment, quick draw and grab handle. The manufacturer notes that it is ideal for field use as well as for office use and right here you will find out what the consumers who are owners or users of this product have to say about it.
The laptop compartment is sized to be capable of fitting a 17 inch laptop and its internal sleeve has a total of 20 pockets for organizing all your content. There are an additional two pockets, one on the inside and one on the outside that are backup belt system compatible. They have zipper and velcro closure and are ideal for concealing a weapon. There are multiple attachment points thanks to the web platform and there is BBS on both the inside and the outside of the bag. There is a shoulder strap as well as a top carry handle which allows you to carry it in two different configurations. On either side you will find expandable gussets which are compatible with your standard water bottle. These compartments cinch flush when they are not being used for a neater look.
The 5.11 Tactical Messenger Bag is available in the shades Black, Sandstone and Double Tap.
- 17 inch padded laptop compartment
- Integrated with Back-up belt system throughout
- Ambidextrous design
- Will attache to the Wingman patrol bag from 5.11
- Included luggage handle attachment
- Made from 1050 D nylon
- Water resistant coating
- YKK zippers
- Non-slip shoulder strap with Duraflex hardware
- Web platform on side and front
- Flag/morale patch holder on front
- Quick grab and haul handle
- Compression straps can be used with reflective tabs
- Back quick-draw, zippered Back-Up Belt System® compartment
5.11 Tactical Messenger Bag Pros
- High Quality
- Good strap length
5.11 Tactical Messenger Bag Cons
Best Uses for the 5.11 Tactical Messenger Bag
- Airplane Travel
- Day Trip
The conclusion on the 5.11 Tactical Messenger Bag is that it is a perfect option for business tactical attire or for an operator that is usually on the go. It meets a number of needs and is of course durable just like you would expect from 5.11 Tactical.