Deuter Lite 65+10

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Deuter Lite 65+10
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The largest pack of the ACT Lite series, the Deuter ACT Lite 65+10 Backpack is sized for space, and designed lightweight for your comfort.
Slim body profile equals more freedom of movement.
Lid pockets and a new stretch-woven front stuff-it pocket provide ample quick-access storage.
Gear loops are easy exterior attachment points for sleeping pad, etc.
Removable and lightweight anatomic X-Frame aluminum stays.
Pivoting VariFlex hip belt follows exaggerated movements so you stay in balance.
Adjustable VariQuick shoulder harness easily adjusts to any back length and frame size.
Aircontact system conforms to the back with breathable hollow-chamber foam padding.
With your every movement, a pump effect circulates air through the cushions, resulting in 15 percent less sweating than with a standard trekking backpack.
Contoured shoulder straps and hip fins have 3D-AirMesh lining for added ventilation.
Hip belt stabilizer straps increase load control, and pull-forward buckle is easy to fasten even with a full pack.
Height-adjustable lid closure provides freedom of head movement.
Side compression and shoulder stabilizer straps.
Storage includes stretch-woven side pockets, top lid pocket, front pocket, valuables pocket and wet laundry stash.
Bottom access compartment with internal zipper divider.
Ice axe loops.
Lid compartment eyelet fixation points.
Hydration compatible (reservoir not included)
Durable, double-layered base panel.
Alpine Emergency SOS guide printed on interior to refresh your memory on aircraft signals and emergency contacts if you're in a bind.
You can count on the Deuter 65+10 to fit all you needs, yet not weigh you down.


  • Extendable lid allows you to expand the collar, adding up to 600 cu. in. (10 liters) of storage space

Support and Cushioning:

  • "Hollow-core Aluminum X-Stays" allow the pack to flex with you while also offering support


  • Bi-laminate foam hipbelt uses a soft interior foam for comfort and a stiff outer foam for weight transfer and lateral movement control


  • Lightweight multi-chamber aluminium X-frame


  • Side compression straps let you cinch down loads for jostle-free carrying
  • Hydration sleeve lets you drink without slowing down


  • Vari-Quick system for easy adjustment to any back length.


  • Bottom compartment access with internal zip divider helps keep you organized and protects dirty items from clean ones
  • Bottom compartment lets you stuff your sleeping bag or other light, bulky items directly into the pack; shares a zippered separator with the main bag


  • AIRCONTACT Back System keeps your core at a more comfortable temperature as you wear the pack


  • Top- and front-loading main compartment offers lots of room for your overnight gear; 2 side mesh pockets store your water bottles and snacks
  • Hip belt pocket stores your energy food close by
  • Adjustable lid has 2 pockets for quick access to gear such as map, headlamp, first aid kit, sunscreen and multi-tool
  • Large front stretch stuff-it pocket stows a helmet or other gear
  • Top and bottom lid pockets store small emergency items so that they are easier to get to


  • Stretch-woven side pockets can store extra water bottles, layers, or gear
  • Anatomically shaped x-frame creates a comfortable, flexible construction for medium to heavy loads, 1/2" stays 40-50 L, 3/4" stays 60-75 liter
  • Compact multi-layer hip belt construction with ‘pull-forward’ function makes the hip belt easy to fasten, even with even heavy loads

Lining and Layers:

  • The anatomically shaped hip fins are made from multiple layers. The inner side has a layer of soft foam with 3D AirMesh lining for heightened comfort. The firm foam on the outside is modelled to the anatomic shape and transfers the load to the hips. Side compression straps on the fins regulate the load and increase stability. On the compact ACT Lite fins this bilaminate construction is perfectly balanced between weight reduction and load transfer ratio. Aircontact models designed to carry heavier loads, maximise stability and load transfer thanks to the additional synthetic reinforcement in between foam layers.
  • Contoured, padded shoulder straps feature 3D air-mesh lining for breathability and stabilizer straps for ideal positioning of pack
  • Pockets on the front, side, and hip belt allow easy access to extra layers, sunscreen, and water bottles


  • The anatomic profiled X-frame offers a balance of torsional rigidity and flexibility to follow your body movements, and transfers weight through it's perfect back fit.
  • Variquick harness adjustment system lets you dial in the best fit quickly and easily
  • Deuter packs with the VariQuick adjustment system can be customized to even more fits with accessory VQ Shoulder Harnesses
  • The result is a snug fitting, stable carry and a reduction of perspiration by 15%
  • VARIQUICK Adjustable shoulder harness allows for anyone with torso length of 15 - 21 inches to get a customized fit
  • VariQuick customize your fit by making your individual height adjustment


  • Breathable padding with special ventilating hollow chamber foam: With every movement, a pump effect circulates air through the breathable Aircontact cushions of this direct body contact system. Extra air channel ventilation between the back cushions is very effective.


  • Hydration compatible so you can add in your favorite bladder system
  • Hydration-compatible design features reservoir pocket and drink tube exit port for on-the-go hydration (reservoir sold separately)


  • Stabiliser straps allow optimal positioning of the backpack. These are easily repositioned on the shoulder straps using a "Triglide" buckle.


  • Deuter Aircontact Lite suspension features a special hollow foam which creates a pump effect, forcing warm air out and drawing cool air in


  • Dual ice axe loops and front elastic cord are ideal for securing gear to the front of the pack
  • Carrying Capacity = 50 lbs
  • Ice axe and trekking pole loops keep your tools close when they are not in use
  • Anatomically cut hip belt bilaminate foam and reinforced PE-sheet provide great load transfer and offers freedom of movement
  • SOS Label
  • Ripstop 210 / Duratex Lite
The Deuter Act Lite 65+10 Backpack’s Aircontact Lite system supports heavy weekend loads while providing continuous airflow and a comfortable fit. The anatomically shaped X-frame distributes weight equally on your shoulders and flexes with your movements, so you can focus on the hike instead of your pack.
These athletic, sleek packs remain true to their lightweight credentials: with their minimal weight and purist, technical look, the ACT Lite models are good-looking, light, yet reliable companions on any tour. Twin lid buckles and a stretch front compartment provide more options to store all your kit. Front gear loops also mean you can easily attach a sleeping mat to the outside. The slimline body of the pack and the compact hip belt allow plenty of freedom of movement when trekking or mountaineering. The SL models offer sportswomen best in class carry comfort, thanks to the narrower SL shoulder straps with their double ‘Soft-Edge’ trim and conically shaped hip fins.

• Weight: 3lbs 14oz.
• Volume: 3970 cu. in. / 65 liters.
- Height Adjustable Lid: volume of the backpack can be increased by approximately 10 litres.
• Size: 31 x 14 x 13 in (HxWxD)
• Material: Deuter-Duratex-Lite / Deuter-Ripstop 210.
• Contoured shoulder straps with soft edges.
• Top lid pocket with valuables pocket.
• Top gear loops on Lid compartment.
• Inner separator pocket - Mesh side pockets.
• Ice axe loops - stretch side pockets.
• Compression and stabiliser straps.
• Double-layered base.

Appalachain Outdoors
The Deuter ACT Lite 65 + 10 Backpack is a light reliable companion for your back country travels. Twin lid buckles and a stretch front compartment provide more options to store all your your supplies. The body of the pack and the compact hip belt allow plenty of freedom of movement when trekking or mountaineering.
FEATURES of the Deuter ACT Lite 65 + 10 Pack.
SPECIFICATIONS of the Deuter ACT Lite 65 + 10 Pack.

The ACT Lite 65+10 Backpack from Deuter USA is ready to haul 50 pounds of gear for your outdoor adventure. Whether your trek is on ice or open desert, ice axe and trekking pole loops keep things close by, while the front pocket stows a helmet or emergency outerwear. AIRCONTACT back system helps keep your body cool while the VARIQUICK shoulder harness adjusts to give nearly any torso length a customized fit.

Eastern Mountain Sports (EMS)
The Deuter ACT Lite's slimline body and compact hip belt allow plenty of freedom of movement when trekking or mountaineering.

Country of Origin: Imported

Massey's Outfitters
With a new design and features, the 2010 ACT Lites remain true to their functional, lightweight roots. A big stretch-woven front stuff-it pocket and side pockets offer more stowing options and increased durability, while the slim profile allows more freedom of movement for trekking, and even during more technical mountaineering. Truly a classic.

The lightweight Deuter ACT Lite 65 + 10 pack features a light-and-fast design that will keep you cool on multiday trekking adventures.


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Adjustable torso:Yes
Aluminium Stays:3/4" X-Frame
Backpack style:Lightweight backpack
Capacity:3950-4550 cubic in
Carry Capacity:50 lbs / 23 kg
Carrying Capacity:45 lbs
Color:Midnight Silver, Cranberry/Fire, Emerald/Anthracite
Dimension:(H x W x D)
Dimensions:31.5 x 14 x 13 in/ 80 x 36 x 33 cm
Dimensions (in):31.5 H x 14 W x 12.5 D
Fabric:Ripstop 210/ Duratex Lite
Fits Torso Length:15 - 21 in/ 38-53 cm
Fits torso:15 - 21 inches
Fits waist/hips:22 - 46 inches
Frame material:Aluminum
Frame type:Internal
Gear capacity (L):65 liters
Gear capacity (cu. in.):3,950 cubic inches
Material:Deuter-Duratex-Lite; Deuter-Ripstop 210
Number of exterior pockets:5 + main compartment
Number of stays:3
Pack Fabric (Primary):210 Deuter-Ripstop, Deuter-Duratex-Lite
Pack access:Top/front
Pack loading:Top / Panel
Raincover included:No
Size:31 / 14 / 13 (H x W x D) Inch
Sleeping bag compartment:Yes
Suspended mesh back panel:No
Suspension:AIRCONTACT Back System, VARIQUICK
Torso:Adjustable, 15-21”/ 38-53 cm
Torso Length:15-21" / 38-53 cm
Trip Length:Extended Trip (>3 nights)
Volume:3970 cubic inches / 65 liter (+10 Liter Extension Collar)
Volume Range:60-69 liters
Weight:3 lbs 14 oz / 1.76 kg
Weight - metric:1.76 kilograms
Weight Capacity:50 lb/ 23 kg
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Deuter Lite 65+10 Reviews:

Positive Reviews:

Solid choice for all around pack

This was my first backpacking pack, got it on sale for a good price and was very happy with my purchase. That first three day trip I packed roughly 60 pounds of gear, including a cast iron pan and a six pack of coors. I was glad i had invested in such a large pack as it was full except for the expandable extra ten liters, and I had my tent strapped on the sides thanks to the numerous attachment points. I had enough adjustment that i could futz with my straps to spread the weight between my shoulders and hips in a variety of different ways, and appreciated the little features like the two pockets on the lid.

Needless to say, the next trip i packed lighter (no cast iron!) and had a much less grueling trip. This trip was much warmer and i was very glad for the "aircontact" system which really works despite my skepticism at first. Again, I didnt use the expansion feature.

I then started to use this pack for car camping too, and that's the only time i've made full use of the 75 liter capacity. with all my stuff except chair and tent inside one pack, it made unloading at the site easier.

The bad: the lower compression strap goes over the mesh drinkholder pocket, which is annoying. I've taken to packing my light and bulky items like clothes in this area so that I don't need to really use the compression straps. The shape of the pockets also means it's difficult to reach said drink. Also, the hipbelt adjustment straps are excessively long for someone my size(30 inch waist and curves like a 2x4)and flapped around annoyingly so i just cut off the last 10 inches or so and melted the ends.

Now that my pack weight is down to around 20-30 lbs for a weeklong trip I've considered cutting out the expansion area. nitpicky? yes. But this would allow the top compartement to be removed and reattached as i please, and I may be able to make the lid into a somewhat funky looking waist pack with some webbing and clips for a summit pack.
Solunatic at REI on 04/04/2013

Best Pack I've Ever Owned, But . . .

This is hands-down the best pack I've ever owned, however I would stop short at qualifying it as a true long-haul wilderness backpack.

What really stands out about the ACT Lite 65 + 10 are its:
1.Light weight
2.Comfortable fit with up to 35 lb load
3.Excellent back ventilation
4.Wide range of adjustment
5.Stiff frame
6.Sturdy construction
7.Simple but well-thought-out design
8.Excellent Value

I could go on and on about all there is to like, even love, about this pack, but here are just a few caveats:

1. The pack handles up to 35 lbs wonderfully, but when I push it to 40 or more I find that I am constantly re-cinching the hip belt and adjusting the shoulder straps to keep the load high, centered and stable. I'm not sure if the belt is stretching or if the adjusters are slipping (or maybe I just need to give it more time to wear in), but this is why I would only qualify it for loads under 40 lbs at this point.

2. Following the manufacturer's guidance on where to attach the shoulder harness gave me a jab between the shoulder blades when the pack was fully loaded. I found a much better fit at about three adjustments lower than recommended.

3. It would have been great if Deuter had included straps or at least attachment points for securing a rolled-up pad under the pack. As it is, I had to jury rig a strap that attaches around the lower tensioners and, unfortunately, interferes with their adjustment

I should mention here that my wife also bought an ACT Lite 65 + 10 after finding that the womens' version (ACT Lite 60 + 10) did not measure up, and she is VERY pleased with the decision.
SJenni at REI on 05/05/2011

Awesome Pack

First, I researched packs in this size range for a couple months, trolling the websites and review boards, and this is the one that I finally chose. I was looking for something as lightweight as possible, but still with a seriously comfortable suspension. As light as some ultralight packs, but tough and with lots of organization. Oh and not $300+!!

This pack is extremely comfortable, the suspension is no joke, and I hardly notice that I'm wearing it with 30lbs. in it. It packs a lot inside and still keeps a pretty slim profile. The organization is minimal, but very useful. All the materials seem very tough and well put together for being so light weight.

The buckles are not standard style, they seem like they've been modified (not as much solid plastic) to make them lighter weight. As with other reviewers, this concerns me a little about their ability to hold up under heavy loads and tightening. So far they have been totally fine, but I may buy a spare large hipbelt buckle to carry just-in-case on a longer trip. The hipbelt buckle is the only one I think could really break, and is also the only one that would seriously effect carrying the pack if broken.

The only improvements I could suggest would be to add a second hipbelt pocket, include a rain cover, and make the water bottle pockets a little stretchier. A second hipbelt pocket would be easy to add and very useful. The water bottle pockets are a little tough to shove a 1L bottle in while the pack is still on your back, not impossible though.

Overall this an extremely great pack at a reasonable price range. Light weight, tough, lots of features. I look forward to years of great use.
TheBrewGuy at REI on 02/02/2011

Don't let the price fool you!

Have had this pack for two years now and it has been great. It has preformed perfectly on Canada's West coast trail, in Idaho's Frank Church and Mount Shasta to name a few.
If you are trying to drop your pack weight but still want a large volume pack this is it. I don't think you can find a lighter 75L pack. The shoulder straps have so many adjustments you can definitely get it dialed in. This pack is super comfortable.
When I first looked into this pack I tried to like other packs better but kept coming back to it. The same thing happened with the wife. She got the woman's version (her first pack) and it has work perfectly. As a bonus it comes with a flower scrunchy. A super comfortable pack.
I have stuffed 9 days worth of regular gear in it along with a fly rod and a DSLR and 3 lens (one a 500mm). So as far as volume goes it's great.
I have carried a total pack weight of 65lbs and it was as comfortable as carrying 65lbs can be. I have also been able drop the weight down to 17 total pounds for an over night trip.
My only problem is that with it fully packed with 65lbs of gear it was hard to get a water bottle in the pouch.
Try it you'll love it. I can't wait to put it back on.
clik at REI on 03/03/2011

A fine pack, could use some side pockets

Bought this pack beacause in the store it was by far the most comfortable. Thought about going up a size to the 75+10 but it didn't feel as good on my back. Used it to hike from Portal up to Trail Camp on the Mt. Whitney Trail. Jammed it full with 50 pounds of food, clothes and gear. The pack handled that weight just fine, It was stuffed to the brim too! The only thing that wasn't inside the pack was my sleeping pad. Everything else was inside including a two person tent with rainfly & footprint, my big boy sleeping bag that easily fit in the sleeping bag compartment along with most of my clothes, stove, water filter/pump and a bear cannister full of food. The only thing that would improve this pack would be a couple of side pockets to make a few things more accessible and organized although I put all of my odds and ends in the lid pocket and it was very roomy - lots of stuff from extra aaa batteries to a full roll of t.p. - it all fit fine. The pack is very adjustable and was comfortable carrying all my stuff.
The sleeping bag compartment zipper would occasionally be difficult to slide but that was due to me putting too much stuff in there.Other than that all the zippers and buckles worked fine.
Big Swede at REI on 08/08/2012

Great Pack for extended trips...

I live in Kenya and ordered the Deuter ACT Lite 65 + 10 to meet in the States with the hopes of getting a chance to spend a weekend trip in America with it before taking on about 210 km of the John Muir Trail. It did not happen, so my initial trip was 210 km with 11 kg's and I have no real complaints. Becuase I have a really long torso, I was a little worried about the fit, but a little playing with the pack and was very comfortable.

Deuter makes a great pack. The mesh on the back and sides was wonderful to dry clothes and keep often used items handy (water filter, sunscreen...). I'm pretty broad chested, so the sternum strap never really functioned, but I've never had one work anyway. The size was perfect for long hikes and I think the pack was much more sturdy than the two Flash 65's (saw a lot of them on the trail) we had in the group. I'll say the pack had a fine balance between weight and sturdiness.

Even in when temperatures neared 29 degrees the Deuter was probably the coolest pack I've ever worn. Nothing feels cool when it is above 25 and you are trudging up a pass, but I think the Deuter system was as good as it gets.
Ed Compean at REI on 07/07/2012

Perfect Backpack for Philmont

Got this pack for Philmont 2012. I wanted a lighter backpack than my Gregory Palisades that had a hip belt issue. The Deuter has almost as much capacity at almost half the weight. My son liked it so much that he traded in his Osprey pack. Can't beat REI!

I looked at many ultralight backpacks, but kept coming back to this one because it was almost as light and offered several amenities found in heavier packs such as a lower compartment and the expansable hood. It is super adjustable. I have 5 boys and it can be adjusted to fit them all.

The Deuter performed as advertised at Philmont; average weight was 38-42 lbs including 6 liters of water. Rock solid with no comfort issues at all. The expansion capability (+10) made food pickups a breeze to handle. The lower compartment made for super easy access to everything I needed to go in my tent (sleeping bag, pad, pillow, clothes, etc.) as well as our crew's first aid kit (mountain fundamentals. Side pockets held 2 x 1 liter platypuses or 1 34 oz nalgene without issue. Was a little hard to reach without other crewmember assist, but that's also true about many other backpacks.

Bottom line: Super backpack for someone looking to lessen their pack weight while keeping basic amenitities of heavier packs.
Scouter Hurls at REI on 08/08/2012

Very nice, if it fits

I wore this pack in the REI store with 20 lb for about 40 minutes, going up/down the stairs, etc. It carried well and I found the shoulder straps comfy. The hip belt was comfy and not bulky. I liked this pack, I liked the features which my 90's era load monster pack lacked (many more pockets including the one on the hip belt, lighter weight, flexible adjustment of the shoulder yoke height, hydration bladder compatible, etc)

Sadly, with 30 lb, no matter who I adjusted the fit, it wanted to ride on my derriere when walking the flats and downhill. My hamstring muscles where they originated on my rear pelvis were getting quite sore. Going uphill, I had little difficulty as I would lean forward a bit during the effort.

I liked the build quality and the weight of the pack at 4lb 2 oz. (a bit more than advertised) and considered the pack a great way to get lighter. It just didn't fit me with my max load.

Nice but no dice. I returned the pack and strapped on an REI Flash 65 for about 30 min in the store. I bought the flash and have been walking up/down/flat for days now with about 30 lb. knock on wood.
knowWhentoFold at REI on 09/09/2011

Very comfortable and roomy if need be

I was looking for a 1-2 night backpack where I might have to carry 75% of all couple's gear. After an expertly done fitting of different packs in the REI Fairfax store, this Deuter was the standout for the money. Plus the easily adjustable sizing means I could lend it to people. On the trail (Shenandoah's AT/Thornton River/AT) this pack proved me right - all weight sat very comfortably on my hips. There was plenty of pack room to spare. The lids' top pocket was just the right size for toiletries, bug spray, SteriPen and filter, first aid kit, and keyring loop while the lid's underside pocket was roomy and waiting to be filled. The big outside stretchy pocket held snacks and didn't smash my loaf of french bread. Inside the 65 liters easily held my REI Half Dome II Plus, REI inflatable sleeping mat, compressed Marmot sleeping bag, extra clothes, and food. While the sleeping bag was in the bottom I unzipped the inside divider so the tent poles didn't poke above the main/65 liter section. My only suggestion would be to add an outside zippered pocket for organization's sake. Again, all weight sat very comfortably on my hips and the hip belt felt great. I am very pleased with this pack.
Tom Kopko at REI on 08/08/2011


I bought this pack a few months ago and have a chance now to use it twice. Once on a hike about 5.5 miles and once on a hike about 6.5 miles. I have experienced absolutely no shoulder fatigue at all with it. The hip belt is phenomonal and takes most of the weight off of your upper body. It seems to take about 10 Lbs. off of your load. The back padding is very comfortable, although I don't feel the air "pumping" off my back as advertised. It does keep my back a bit cooler than my old Gregory Reality though. The Shoulder straps are very comfortable, and I enjoy using a hydration system while hiking. As some of the other users have mentioned, the buckles do seem a bit fragile but I have had no problems yet. I went to the Deuter website and requested some extras and they sent me a full set within a few days. The only other con about this pack is it's lack of features. For example there is no straps to hold a sleeping pad. There is however a set of loops that I used and, with a bungie cord, was able to strap my pad on. Overall I am very happy with this pack.
Jhart138 at REI on 08/08/2011

Negative Reviews:

What if....

Ok, what if you were backpacking and one of the main back tightening belt buckles broke..Yes. The buckles on this backpack are small and did not hold up to the pulling and tightening down of supplies / equipment. It broke! Just [*]! Otherwise the bag is nice. But those buckles are the main things I forgot to look at before I purchased. They can not hold up to the "work" - to small for the workload, at least on the one I purchased.
dlp35 at REI on 03/03/2010

Neutral Reviews:


I am a real minimalist, so I am always looking for a light pack. From what I read, this should have been it. I was imporessed with the weight and quality of construction. This is one light-weight and tough little pack.

The only issie I had with this pack is that the shoulder harness is WAY too narrow and pinched my trapezius something terrible. No matter how hard I tried, I could not get relief. I did twelve miles with only 30 pounds and thought I was going to die! I have done that with as much as 90 pounds and been very comfortable. The difference is the shoulder strap system. I am on the athletic side, so I do need a wider shoulder harness, but at 30 pounds I have never had an issue with other packs being this uncomfortable.

If this pack fits you, it would be tough to find a better light-weight pack. But if you have wide shoulders and a larger neck and traps, watch out.
George in CA at REI on 08/08/2010


I'm a beginner backpacker. My first hike in the summer of 2009 was 4 days on the A.T. with a ministry called Wilderness Trail. I brought an OLD Military A.L.I.C.E. pack. Stupidity. The end. Hike was still fun. I've grown up camping and hiking just never actually backpacked. The ACTLite seemed like a great back. I chose it over the Osprey Atmos 65. For the space and of course to save money($70). I took the ACTLite on a day hike where I carried several people's lunches. Loved it! But a couple weeks later did an overnight. It wore bruises on my hips. I ignored it thinking it was an adjustment issue. This past summer I went on another 4 day hike with W.T.. I love the packs space and the thought of the pack. But it is a minimalist's pack for sure. I was carrying around 38lbs once again it wore bruises my hips. I tried every adjustment possible. Deuter means it when they say 45lbs is the max weight.
Jon Boy at REI on 08/08/2010

Pretty good, but...

This is a comfortable light-weight pack good for 2-3 night trips.

The only problem I had with it is the placement of the side stretch pockets. They're just a little too high and too small, so you need to contort your arms to reach them while hiking. The bottom of these pockets start 2 inches above the bottom of the pack, putting them just out of reach. Also, the compression straps get in the way.

I returned mine to REI and will try the REI Flash. Plenty of room in those side pockets, and weighs less.
Holmey at REI on 11/11/2012

Great Pack

I liked the fact that it was easy to adjust and fitted without frequent adjustments. The straps were padded and comfortable enough to keep the pack well balanced. I didn't like the fact that I had to keep everything inside the pack; a few more tension straps and a well needed tent strap under the bottom would have been a well needed compliment.
Jerry L at REI on 03/03/2012