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ORTLIEB products are characterized by tightly sealed closure systems such as roll closures, waterproof zippers, velcro, or sliding seal closures. The numerous products with their special design features are developed by constantly new ideas of a multidisciplinary team that orientates towards the requirements of Waterproof – ORTLIEB‘s concept since 1982 the market, and thus the increasing demands of the users.

And the innovations keep on coming, and are – on an average – monthly awarded with top marks by independent juries, trade press or design agencies.

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Active explorers require heavy duty hardwear that can easily handle intensive and continuous use. Big Zip is made of tough welded fabric PD 900 with waterproof TIZIP, and offers reliable protection for baggage transport on airline, train, rafts or trekking tours. With a mammoth 140 litres of storage space it will hold everything you need for a long expedition. Big-Zip may be carried on the back with its extra wide padded carrying straps. Padded carry handles on both ends allow portaging by two people. Internal compression straps will keep your equipment in place. Proportioned to carry loads and to keep them 100% waterproof.

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