Tamrac 697 Rolling Backpack (Black)

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Tamrac 697 Rolling Backpack Overview

  • 1Description
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  • 3On Board
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  • 7Compartment features;
  • 8Pockets;
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  • 10Carrying options;

The black 697 Big Wheels Rolling Photo Backpack from Tamrac combines the advantages of a wheeled camera bag and a backpack. It is designed for photographers who must carry a lot of equipment in diverse situations such as 2 SLR film or digital cameras, 6-8 lenses, flash, laptop computer and accessories. The front pocket is foam-padded to hold a 15.6” screen laptop up to 15.0 x 10.75 x 2.0". The backpack is carried by a side carry handle, large ball bearing in-line skate wheels with telescoping handle and a hidden Tuck-A-Way backpack harness. The QuickClip tripod attachment system holds and protects a professional size tripod.

The 697 backpack is fully foam padded and constructed of PowerGrid Cordura. It also has numerous internal dividers to customize the bag. There are internal Windowpane-Mesh pockets to help organize filters, cleaning materials and other small items and a large exterior pocket holds lots of film, accessories or a rain jacket. . It uses the M.A.S. (Modular Accessory System) and the S.A.S. (Strap Accessory System) for accessories.

Fully padded Power Grid Cordura rolling backpack made to carry film or digital equipment
On Board
Conforms to current FAA airline carry-on regulations
Airline specifications are subject to change, always check with your carrier
M.A.S. (Modular Accessory System) compatible - This system allows photographers to customize and personalize their backpacks, shoulder bags and cases by using accessories that quickly attach to the M.A.S attachment slots. These accessories will also attach to any belt or to the Tamrac Modular Accessory Belt.
Lash Tabs to tie on expedition equipment or extra clothing.
S.A.S. (Strap Accessory System) compatible - This system has components that attach to the shoulder strap to allow photographers to personalize and customize their carrying systems.
Compartment features;
  • Foam pillars support camera with long lens attached.
  • Strong foam padded plastic in vertical dividers
  • Strong foam padded platform in bottom
  • Touch fastener support straps inside, secure equipment
  • Internal Windowpane-Mesh pockets help organize filters, cleaning materials and other small items
  • Front pocket is foam padded for a notebook computer such as an Apple PowerBook G4
The QuickClip Tripod Attachment System allows tripods to be held secure, balanced and ready for action. This is a stable solution for photographers traveling with a tripod.
Carrying options;
  • Side carrying handle
  • Large ball bearing in-line skate wheels
  • Industrial strength telescoping handle
  • Backpack using the hidden Tuck-a-Way backpack harness.

Tamrac 697 Rolling Backpack Specs

Exterior: Waterproof Power Grid Cordura three-ply woven grid fabric
Interior: Gray colored smooth, weatherproof, lightweight nylon fabric
Interior: Thick, closed cell foam padding
Windowpane-Mesh combines clear vinyl and nylon mesh for strength and provides easy viewing to the contents of film and accessory pockets
Type of Closure
Two straps with buckles
Exterior Dimensions
12 5/8 x 10 1/2 x 22 1/4" (32.07 x 26.67 x 56.52 cm) (WxDxH)
Interior Dimensions
11 3/4 x 6.0 x 17" (29.85 x 15.24 x 43.18 cm) (WxDxH)
Front computer pocket: 12 3/4 x 10 1/2 x 2.0" (32.39 x 26.67 x 5.08 cm) (WxHxD)
Tripod Holder
Waist Belt
DSLR with large telephoto lens attached, multiple extra lenses and flashes, and a 15.6" (39.6 cm) screen laptop
Carrying/Transport Options
Tuck-a-Way backpack harness
Side carrying handle
Large ball bearing in-line skate wheels
Telescoping handle
11 lb 5.0 oz (5.12 kg)
Packaging Info
Package Weight
14 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
24 x 14.5 x 13"

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