Deuter ACT Lite 65+10

The Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 backpack is one of the most giant packs on the market. With expandable storage and two-load lifter areas, it offers a lot of storage space. It weighs just over 3 pounds, and it feels comfortable to wear. The pack is also made with custom Deuter materials and has a variety of straps for different body types. The Deuter ACT Lite also offers a variety of accessories. The ACT carries several types of water bottles.

Features

Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 front back

Lightweight

The Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 is a lightweight, internal frame pack that features 4550 cubic inches of storage space. It only weighs three pounds and 15 ounces, so it’s perfect for multi-day backpacking trips. This pack uses Deuter’s Aircontact LT System, which relies on compression and expansion of Hydrophobic and Thermophobic foam to provide ventilation and load-carrying comfort.

Multiple Compartments

The Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 is adjustable in length. It has a floating top lid, an ice axe loop with shaft holders, a sleeping bag hatch, and straps for trekking poles. It also has more attachment points than a mistress’ rec room.

Unisex

The ACT Lite 65+10 is a very versatile backpack. Its main advantage is that it is unisex. It means that everyone can use it. It is made to fit women or men. The ACT Stackable is an excellent option for those who want a lightweight pack that keeps their items safe.

For Everyday Use

The Deuter ACT Stack Lite 65+10 has many features and is very convenient for everyday use. However, it is not the best option for those looking for an ultralight backpack. There are many other backpacks out there that are better for this purpose.

Comfort

Unlike my remorse for not bringing my dog along on a mild hike through the woods, the ACT Lite sat comfortably on my shoulders and back due to the VariQuik. So perhaps I deserved to have my sleeping bag’s threads ripped.

Durable

The Deuter ACT Lite is a durable backpack. I’d be okay if I had this on my back during the impending apocalypse.

Packing Made Easy

There are numerous packing choices available with the Deuter ACT Lite. You’ll find a home for anything you need, from two pockets in the top lid to a sleeping bag section to outside pockets. The outer mesh pocket is also helpful for quick access.

Adjustable

Many other packs feature a distinct size for Small, Medium, and Large body frames; however, the Deuter ACT Lite only comes in one size per gender. This means the pack won’t be as tuned in for each individual. The Vari-Quick system, which allows for 6 inches of adjustment, makes the torso height extremely adaptable.

Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 Side Inner

Specifications

  • Weight: 4 lbs 6 oz. (70 oz.)
  • Capacity: 65 L + 10 L
  • Frame: Internal
  • Hip Belt Fit: 24-50 in.
  • Torso Fit: 15-21 in.
  • Number of Exterior Pockets: 7
  • Sleeping Bag Compartment: Yes
  • Hydration Sleeve: Yes
  • Main Pack Access: Top and Bottom
  • Detachable Top Lid: No
  • Trekking Pole/Ice Axe Loops: Yes
  • Sternum Strap: Yes, adjustable
  • Materials: Deuter-Super-Polytex 600D, Deuter-Ripstop 210D, Macro Lite 210 D
  • Load Range: 30-50 lbs
  • A whole kilogramme lighter than similar packs of this size
  • A lot of features given its size
  • Easy to clean & carry
  • I like the valuables pocket (my other pack has a removable lid and so does not have this function)
  • A large bag that is both inexpensive and light in weight
  • The side water bottle holder could be a bit longer to accommodate a full-sized toothbrush and paste without having to remove your pack
  • The Wash Bag Lite could be a little longer to accommodate a full-sized toothbrush and paste without having to remove your pack

Verdict

Deuter’s AirContact 65+10 Backpack is built to last. It offers an unrivaled combination of features and comfort. Backpackers from all around the world vouch for this backpack, as seen by many positive Amazon reviews. Overall, the Aircontact 65+10L hiking backpack comes highly recommended for both seasoned and prospective hikers contemplating their first foray into the woods.