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Pillbox™

thermocap photo-daypack


A revolutionary new type of tactical pack built almost exclusively of a lightweight, thermoformed shell and padding to protect optics, electronics, weapons, etc. Features internal photo-bag divider system, hydration hanger, and the ability to accept our new Hardpoint® hardware accessories. These can attach bungie cords, carabiners, and add on molle panels, etc. Or exchanged for lights, valves, and other Hardpoint® items we have coming out! This pack is very suitable for motorcycle use with no flapping in the wind and has a removable waist belt system that can also be adjusted up or down to match hip position.

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PLEASE NOTE: All HardPoint™ accessories are sold separately. They are not included with this bag.

Availability: In stock

$199.99

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Details

Features

_ a revolutionary new type of tactical pack built almost exclusively
   from a lightweight thermoformed shell which protects items like
   optics and other crushables
_ it is also very suitable for motorcycle use with no flapping
_ the shell is ideal for anchoring our exclusive hardware, loops
   used for attaching tie-downs, carabiners etc. (optional)
_ internal laptop and multi-camera gear organizer, and more!

What's Included:
_ Removable padded dividers (3x large, 2x medium, 2x small)
_ 6x velcro covers (for double grommets)
_ 1x Removable waist belt
_ 1x Sternum strap

Additional Info

Additional Info

External Size ~19.7" L 12.2" x 7.5" D (50 L x 31 W x 19 D cm) (Overall)
Main Compartment ~19.7" L 12.2" x 3.7" D (50 L x 31 W x 9.5 D cm)
Laptop Compartment ~19.3" L 12" x 0.6" D (49 L x 30.5 W x 1.5 D cm) (Back Compartment)
Total Gear Capacity 1800 Cubic Inches / 29.5 Liter
Product Weight 5 Lbs 2.5 Oz. / 2.3 KG
Care Instructions See product tag
Main Material Invista® 1000D Cordura®; PU x2 water repellent coated for superior water resistance.
Overall size No
Design Long Beach, California - In-House Team.
Manufacturing Imported

Reviews

Customer Reviews (3)

Good backpack in need of minor improvementsReview by Mark Romanov
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Greetings, dear Hazard 4, I send you greetings from the cold Russian Federation, the glorious city of Moscow. Just want to apologize for the bad English, I use Google translator.

I want to note that it would be nice to apply photos, when writing a review on a backpack, it's not easy to explain all the subtleties and uncomfortable moments that have come to light when using Pillbox for several months.

But we have what we have, I will try to disclose all the nuances and notes I have noticed that I would like to state about this backpack. I put all the ratings of 5 stars, but only out of gratitude to the team for developing this concept, and for the great potential that this product has. I do not want to say anything about the curvature of our brothers from Taiwan, but it's impossible not to see with a naked eye the skewing of the patch with the brand, uneven seams, and apparently not so well understood scheme for embroidering inner pockets, some of which are absolutely useless and not protected from falling out things from them. These defects need to be eliminated, they are not a big problem.

For the most part I use this model in the city, move very much on foot, often in a large stream of people, when the backpack has to be removed from the shoulders, and hold the handle on the top of the backpack. And if the fastening of the shoulder straps to the backpack is very well thought out and looks durable, then the fastening of the upper and lower handle to the backpack is a single-layer Cordura stitched with threads in a cross-section, and does not look durable and reliable, especially if the backpack load is more than 5-7 kilograms.

According to its functional purpose, the backpack conforms to the stated requirements, yes, there will not fit a very large laptop into the back compartment adjacent to the back. A lot of fragile equipment will fit into the main compartment, even medium-sized drone or some oversized weapon in disassembled condition, expensive optics. And all this will be perfectly protected from blows and other physical influences from the outside.

I took the backpack in black and expected that in a dusty urban environment it would get very dirty, but no, he feels great, although he does not throw it into a washing machine, he'll have to carry it to the dry cleaning.

There are also questions about fixing the Molle lines along the shoulder straps of the backpack. Why are they located under the horizontal fastening of objects, and not vertical? Maybe I do not understand something, but specifically for me it would be a much more functional solution (by the way the decision to arrange the cordura on the perimeter of the backpack for horizontal fixing is, in my opinion, correct).

 Another important part, the placement of weapons. I understand perfectly well that it is not wise to remove weapons, but sometimes we, as specialists, should not attract attention, or we have additional trunks, and they need to be cleaned up in a backpack. For quick access to weapons, it's better to use an intermediate compartment, and any pistol, glock, probably even in the SMG body weight, any SMG, Criss Vector, a short MP, can easily fit there. But I know for sure that AKSU does not fit there. More "thick" rifled weapons and smoothbore like TAC-14, Shockwave, or the same short AK already have to be placed in the first compartment, and then, only on condition immediately behind the front wall of the rucksack, and squeeze in there with great difficulty, if they are sharpened under concealed wearing, shortened, and their total length does not exceed 45 cm. But I think this is already unnecessary remarks.

In general, I liked the backpack, I still did not manage to use the HardPoint fastening system properly, until I can say that these fasteners look very stylish and reliable, the author of the concept has a separate respect (bought 6 pieces, plug all the holes in the backpack).

5/5 With the hope that the project will be perfected.

Thank you Hazard 4 for your products, I expect from you even cool new products! I give gratitude and greetings to the team. (Posted on 4/5/2018)
Great Product!Review by CMH
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I was looking for a backpack for workplace use to transport personal gear and my business laptop. The pack distributes the weight well when used in backpack mode, but can be carried using the integrated handle. I commute from the Washington DC metro area, by metro / train three days per week, traveling 2.5 hours each way. The Pillbox has been an excellent choice for me. I am happy to have found Hazard 4 and their very functional products! (Posted on 3/13/2018)
Practical. Impressive.Light. Logistical. Ballistic. Operational. Xact (Pillbox)Review by A.J.
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I retired Federal Law Enforecement and have been on many Teams and had a variety of packs. I have been a fan of the new semi rigid punches that packs have had recently but when Hazard 4 recently showed this at Shot Show I could not wait to get my hands on one. The pack is rigid yet comfortable and holds all my tech for my new career like iPad Pro, GoPro hero 5 black and session in the GoPro case as well as my Bose Quiet Comfort 35 in its case and other electronics. The adjustable waist band with locking buckle is fantastic. Most packs that have a firm back either use some sort of metal stiffener but Hazard 4 has found a way to make it supportive yet light which helps when carrying heavy tech and photo equipment. The loop interior fabric allows for adding patches and other hook and loop add-ons. I feel all my gear is protected yet lighter in this pack then in others. Great Job Hazard 4!!!!! (Posted on 1/12/2018)

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What is the size of the Laptop area ? Can I fit a 15 inch ? a 13 inch ?
A:
You can fit 15" comfortable. Even a 17" laptop can fit.
Customer Support answered on December 12, 2017
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Can water get into the bag through the Hardpoint mounts if those are not installed.?
A:
There are actually velcro covers that go over the mounts for the Hardpoint when not in use. Water will not directly go in through those openings, though if you were to for example submerge the bag long enough, water would eventually come in as the velcro covers do not 100% seal off the openings. We hope this info helps. Thank you for being interested in our products!
Customer Support answered on January 5, 2018
What are the sizes and how many liters? And is it possible to remove internal partitions in a large compartment, for carrying larger objects? More pho
A:
Main compartment ~19.7" L 12.2" x 3.7" D
(50 L x 31 W x 9.5 D cm)

Overall capacity: 1800 Cubic Inches / 29.5 Liter
Customer Support answered on November 21, 2017
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The main compartment at 12.2" is just short of the 13" minimum I need. Any chance there will be different sizes of this awesome bag in the future?
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Currently, we do not have any plans for different sizes on the Pillbox but we will pass on your suggestions to our design team. Thank you for your input!
Customer Support answered on March 22, 2018
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Will sneakers fit into the main compartment if you remove a couple of the dividers.
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The pillbox's dimensions are ~19.7" L 12.2" x 3.7" D (50 L x 31 W x 9.5 D cm) so yes, you'll be able to fit a pair of sneakers if you remove the dividers. Thank you for your question.
Customer Support answered on March 27, 2018
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hi. I have a question. Can you send it to Korea?
A:
We ship internationally. However, we do have resellers in Korea - we recommend that you order from our resellers in Korea.
https://www.hazard4.com/sellers
Customer Support answered on December 25, 2017
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hi was wondering if you guys shipped to aus
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Yes. we ship internationally.
Customer Support answered on December 12, 2017

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