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Plano’s Zip free, weather endurable Z- Series Tackle Backpack gets a bold new look!

A big problem with standard tackle bags, backpacks, call them what you will is the fact that after continued exposure to harsh outdoor elements such as salt and sun, the zips can break and become useless. The engineers at Plano designed and manufactured the Z-Series, Zip Free tackle bags and launched them back at ICAST 2016 and since then they have become a firm favourite with anglers benefiting from their durability, reliability, exceptional weather resistance and overall efficiency.

For 2018, the Z-Series range has still kept its high performing attributes however has been given an aesthetic makeover to reflect is premier level status. The bag has been designed with a Kryptek Raid camouflage appearance that also incorporates striking blue accents. The bag scores well with kayak anglers, roving anglers or in fact anyone who wishes to transport their tackle hands free. Plano’s Z-Series Tackle Backpack is the ultimate technical angling backpack which stands out in the weather resistant line of advanced, zip less Z-Series storage designs.

The bag features the same high-performance Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) waterproof fabric in striking Kryptek Raid with blue trim worn by other new Z-Series products, the Z-Series Tackle Backpack also utilizes easy opening HDPE buckles and ultra-reliable Velcro to secure flaps and pockets. A large main compartment is accessed through the bag’s top that provides capacity for up to four (included) 3700-size StowAway tackle boxes. A speedy cinch-cord provides initial closure, while a large flap secured by buckles and Velcro tightly covers the opening to prevent moisture intrusion. The front of the Z-Series Tackle Backpack features an additional lower flap that opens to access a tool holder and drop-down, see-through, wrap-style pocket that’s perfect for housing quick go-to baits, keys, smartphones or other angling essentials. Three additional large pockets are found on the bag’s exterior – one on each side, and a third beneath the front flap – featuring buckle and Velcro closures. These pockets provide secure storage for reels, line spools, sunglasses or other items.

The Z-Series Tackle Backpack features comfortable and fully adjustable shoulder straps and padded lumbar support. One strap features a readily accessible tool holder, while the other sports a handy mesh slip pocket, keeping in line with the hands free theme.

Plano’s refreshed Z-Series is a premium and weather-resistant line of advanced, zip less tackle storage designs that helps anglers leave their worries behind, but bring everything else. The versatile Z-Series Tackle Backpack in Kryptek Raid represents a comprehensive solution for hands-free weather-endurable tackle storage and transportation.

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Author: Simon Calvert

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