Elite-Open-1(C)Elite Survival Systems has just introduced its new Stealth Covert Operations Rifle Backpack ($224.95). Designed to look like a sports-style backpack, its real purpose is discreet storage and transportation of a broken-down or short-barreled rifle, accessories and other mission-critical gear. Ruggedly constructed  from 500 Denier nylon inside, with a lightweight nylon exterior, it features rear, middle and front two-way zippered compartments, measuring respectively 25.5” H x 13” W x 3” D; 23” H x 13” W x 3” D; and 14” H x 10” W x 1” D.

The rear compartment contains a modular, adjustable tie-down system for your rifle, consisting of a Velcro-faced rear side with two moveable, double-thickness, Velcro-backed nylon web strips, each with two fixed Velcro straps, to secure both halves of the rifle. The front side of the rear compartment has a Velcro-lined, quick-access handgun pocket (7.5” H x 12” W x 1” D) at the top, with the remaining surface covered in Velcro. The rear side of the middle compartment is faced with ten, 1’ wide Velcro strips, stitched so that each one provides eight loops, for attachment of Velcro and/or MOLLE pouches, while the front side has a zippered mesh pocket (7” H x 11.5” W) at the top. The front compartment contains a nylon “admin panel” with seven slip pockets for paperwork, IDs, keys, cell phones, etc., and a has a padded cover.

Elite-Open-2(C)The two-way adjustable nylon web suspension system is fitted with padded, S-shaped, vent-mesh-backed shoulder pads with three nylon web loops and a D-ring on the front face of each, and a nylon web sternum strap with quick-detach buckles. A unique waist belt includes removable, vent-mesh faced hip pads, zippered hip-pad pockets and adjustable nylon web straps with quick detach buckles. Other features include two full height, vent-mesh faced back pads, a vent-mesh faced lumbar pad, padded sides and bottom to protect firearms, a molded carry handle at the top, adjustable compression straps and mesh water bottle pockets on both sides. Empty weight is 4.375 lbs,.

Elite-Open-3(C)The Stealth Covert Operations Rifle Backpack is, without doubt, the finest and most comfortable to carry firearms concealment backpack we’ve ever seen. Check it out at your outdoor retailer, or contact Elite Survival Systems, Dept. OT; Tel.: (866) 340-2778; E-mail: sales@elitesurvival.com; Web: www.elitesurvival.com