3 Amazing Features That Make This Backpack To Chair Transformation Possible!
1. Penta-zip Zipper Design Allows You To Access Your Gear Easily
We call it the penta-zip system because there are 5 zippers that allow you to access your gear from the top, bottom or middle of your pack. This zipper technology also allows the pack to make the transformation to comfortable chair possible without removing any of the gear from your pack.
2. Patented Sit-System Technology
The frame for the chair can collapse and fit in the bottom of your pack. To transform it into the chair, simply unzip your pack and remove the ultra-light, aluminum frame. The frame expands and then you simply place the ends of the frame into the seat anchors attached to the pack. This collapsible Sit-System frame is small but sturdy - rated to support up to 300 pounds.
3. Removable Switch BagsEach Chameleon includes two 16 liter (976 cubic inches) Switch Bags, which are basically stuff sacks that snap into your pack.
The Switch Bags are accessible from the top by drawstring when housed inside the pack, but we designed them with 2 full-length zippers that zip from top to bottom and bottom to top. This gives you easy access to your stuff from any angle, both as a backpack and when lounging in your chair.
The best part about the Switch Bags? They can be used as individual drawstring slings or combined as a 32-liter drawstring backpack. Think of it as two packs in one. Share the load and free up even more space in the Chameleon pack for more essentials on family or group outings.
More Reasons to get psyched about the Chameleon
- Made from heavy-duty 840 denier nylon. The exterior is tough. It was built to withstand the harsh abrasions that happen in nature. It's also water resistant. It basically means, that it can take a beating without looking like it has while keeping all of your gear safe and dry
- Two lashing buckles and compression straps allow you to strap larger items to the outside - things like fishing poles, hunting equipment, tents, and more
- 4 Liter (244 cubic inches) top compartment was designed to hold cell phones, sunglasses, charger, and other small items that you might want to access quickly
- High quality zippers that last (YKK)
- The Molle panel system was designed by the military to allow soldiers to securely attach additional pouches or other items to their packs. This allows you to carry more gear by attaching Molle compatible accessories to the pack
- Penta-zip technology™ allows you to access your gear from the top, bottom, or middle of the pack
- Minimum Weight: 3.2 lbs or 4.9 lbs (including chair frame and switch bags)
- Size: 13in x 7in x 22in (30cm x 17cm x 55cm)
- Ultra-light, aluminum, collapsible Sit-System Chair Frame, rated up to 300 lbs.
- Water bladder storage - compatible access system allows you to feed the water tubing through access ports turning it into a hydration pack
- Laptop Storage - so you can use it for school, work, or play. But do yourself a favor, take time to unplug from technology and ditch the laptop when you get outdoors - it will recharge your batteries to unplug
- Sit system anchors - where the poles will go when you turn it into a chair
- Sit system seat flap – creates your seat
- Switch bags double as two drawstring slings or combine to form a large drawstring backpack
- 2 - 16-Liter (976 cubic inches) Removable Switch Bags (TM) total Switch Bag capacity of 32-Liters (1,952 cubic inches)
- Want a simple day pack with no bells and whistles? The interior bags can also be removed and will function as a normal 36-liter backpack
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Each Chameleon has 36 liters worth of storage to hold everything from your weekend camping or hiking gear to your school, work, or leisure supplies. We made sure to include water bladder and laptop storage spaces, along with a side cup holder.
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Q: Does the chair make the pack heavy?
A: No, it doesn’t. The chair frame is made of ultra lightweight aluminum so you can barely tell that it is there. It only weighs between 3.2 lbs or 4.4 lbs (including chair frame and switch bags)
Q: There are cheaper alternatives…why buy a Chameleon?
A: After adding the cost of a nice quality backpack to a nice quality chair you’ll quickly be able to appreciate the value of what the Chameleon has to offer in the convenience of one pack.
Q: A bag is only as good as its zippers… are they sturdy?
A: Yes, we agree… That’s why we use YKK zippers – the best in the market. If a zipper fails, the bag fails so we spared no expense using the best zippers, and if one breaks, we will fix it.
Q: Do you sell compatible hydration packs to the Chameleon?
A: No, but we will soon. The pack is compatible with almost any existing hydration pack. But we are building one that will fit perfectly in the Chameleon to be the most efficient with space.
Q: Can I buy more SwitchBags?
A: Yes, we have SwitchBags available for purchase. We are developing some specialized ones like one designed to hold your camera equipment.
Q: Is it comfortable to carry a chair frame in your pack?
A: Absolutely, not only is the frame ultra-light weight but it also folds down into 6-8 inch poles making it very easy to store in the pack.
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