5.11 Rush 12 – Ultimate EDC and Survival Bugout Bag / Backpack (review)

The 5.11 Rush 12 is our new top pick as the ultimate bugout bag! This pack is great for EDC, survival and as a tactical backpack!


The RUSH 12 Backpack is a high performance multipurpose bag that fills multiple roles, from a tactical assault pack to a hunting backpack to an emergency go-bag. 16 total compartments provide a wide range of storage options, each one sized for a specific use. Additional features on the RUSH 12 backpack include an internal admin panel for organizing small accessories, a 60 oz. hydration pocket that keeps you on the move, and a fleece-lined sunglass pocket that protects your eyewear. An extensive wrap-around web platform is MOLLE and SlickStick System™ compatible, allowing you to customize your storage to suit your needs. The RUSH backpack offers external compression straps, adjustable shoulder straps, and a centered sternum strap to ensure stability, and water resistant construction to keep your gear dry and secure in any climate.


 

OVERVIEW:

  • High performance, multipurpose backpack
  • 16 individual compartments
  • Roomy main storage area
  • Hydration pocket
  • Wrap-around MOLLE/SlickStick web platform
  • Internal multi-slot admin compartment
  • Zippered fleece-lined eyewear pocket
  • Hook and loop nametape and flag patches

 

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • Water-resistant 1050D nylon
  • 18″ x 11″ x 6.5″ main compartment
  • 1296 cubic inch / 21.2 liter capacity
  • Adjustable height sternum strap
  • Two external compression straps
  • Contoured yoke shoulder strap system
  • Self-repairing YKK® zippers
  • Glove-friendly pull tabs