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12 Days of Tactical Christmas – Day #10

5.11 Tactical is offering their Rush MOAB 10 and 10 lucky readers will each receive one. The Mobile Operation Attachment Bag features an ambidextrous cross-body shoulder strap system, hydration pocket (1.5ltr) with pass-through port and a fleece lined sunglass pocket. Available in Black, Sandstone and Double Tap which is a dark grey.

Also, don’t forget, today’s winners as well as every other winner, will receive a 2012 Tac Girls Calendar. (Just the calendar, not any of the girls)

To Enter
Enter in the comments section of THIS post, here on Tactical Fanboy, tell us your EDC backpack. Don’t wait to enter. We could close comments at any time. And, remember to use a valid email address so we can inform you in case you win. One entry per email address per contest. You have to enter each one separately in order to win.

Details at soldiersystems.net/the-12-days-of-tactical-christmas.

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180 Responses to “12 Days of Tactical Christmas – Day #10”

  1. Sean Aber says:

    5.11 72 hr rush pack.

  2. Nick says:

    Fatboy sling bag.

  3. Max says:

    Camelbak Tri-Zip

  4. Cody C. says:

    Maxpedition Jumbo Versipack

  5. Mark L says:

    Mountain laurel priest

  6. Monty74 says:

    Old school (black) Blackhawk 3 Day Assault

  7. Don H says:

    The great old ALICE pack.

  8. Danny says:

    I use an old, black, Piper Gear backpack that has a zippered compartment that acts as a lunchbox and can be zipped open to make more room inside the main pack, comes with a removable fanny pack and the pack straps have a sternum strap to keep it secured to my body. Been with me for a long time and has deployed with me all over the world, a faithful companion every time…

  9. Corey says:

    My 5.11 72hr bag, that is still going strong!

  10. Jamie B says:

    Old blackhawk bag someone gave me.

  11. William says:

    Camelback Urban Rover

  12. Mike A. says:

    Camelbak Tri-zip

  13. Ange says:

    An old eastpack backpack. That’s why i need a new one

  14. Ange says:

    An old eastpack backpack. That’s why i need a new one

  15. jennifer says:

    I alternate between several Camelbaks

  16. Charlie says:

    5.11 RUSH 74 for camping
    Salewa 25 liter backpack for hiking

  17. Eric says:

    Eagle AIII Assault Pack, a very well built bag!

  18. ross says:

    normaly a warrior assault pack in black but atm im haveing to use a crapy courier bag as ive fractured my colar bone ..bad times especialy as its my “strong hand” lol

  19. TexasVMI says:

    USGI assault pack. I know, I need a new bag.

  20. Corey Bowlin says:

    My current is the Maxpedition Jumbo Versipack in Coyote Tan.

  21. Ben says:

    Kifaru x-ray

  22. Matt says:

    I have a prototype pack from Mountain Ridge Gear that I have been using lately.

  23. Paul says:

    Unfortunately some shity and uncomfortable touristic backpack I found at home after returning one I was testing for my friend who’s tac-tailoring. 🙁

  24. Charles Taylor says:

    Currently it’s a BFG micro pack!

  25. Austin says:

    My Camelbak Tri Zip goes everywhere with me.

  26. Darrell Kuhne says:

    I use a Diamondback BattleLab bag.

  27. JJ says:

    Old but sturdy Alice is still going strong.

  28. Al Trombetta says:

    Tactical Assault Gear Combat Sustainment Pack

  29. Ty says:

    Black north face optimus

  30. Sean says:

    Kifaru E&E.

  31. Kyle says:

    I use the Maxpedition Vulture-II 3-Day Assault Pack

  32. Bert says:

    A jansport– works very well on a college campus.

  33. nick says:

    5.11 Patrol case in the front seat of the cruiser

  34. Jerret says:

    I have a tan Oakley assult pack.

  35. Matt says:


  36. Lew says:

    An el cheapo Mountain Warehouse own-brand POS. It’s light, was damned cheap and has held up reasonably well.

  37. Matt says:

    Ats raid

  38. jason says:

    Maxedition Malaga

  39. Adam says:

    Sandpiper ca coyote brown 3 day

  40. Ghost1213 says:

    I use a blue force gear DAP pack

  41. Ned says:

    Camelbak Motherlode

  42. Ryan says:

    I use a rush 24 from 5.11. It’s got lots of organization pockets which is nice.

  43. Andy says:

    An old camelback hand me down

  44. Kalfjäll says:

    Maxpedition Noatak Gearslinger

  45. Ryan says:

    5.11 Rush

  46. drako says:

    Molle 3 day patrol pack.

  47. steve says:

    An ALICE large ruck spraypainted black with gold stenciled “BADASS” on the back. I also modified the frame to include spear tips on the very top so that I can just swing the bag at people.

  48. Brian says:

    Black Rush 24. A little big for my taste, but tough as nails.

  49. Bill H says:

    Kifaru x-ray in black

  50. Per says:

    Camelbak Motherlode

  51. Heather says:

    Camelbak trizip

  52. Leo says:

    for my lightweight loadout I use a 2.5 liter hydration pack from ARES. I modified it so that I can put a 3 liters in it and I added some pouches as well.

    If I need to carry more than that I use a British PCLE backpack.

  53. Kevin says:

    Diamondback Tactical SOF 3 Day assault pack.

  54. CJ says:

    Well, I used to have a Maxpedition Fatboy until my wife absconded it from me. Now I generally carry my stuff in a Maxpedition tactical briefcase.

  55. Will says:

    I have a hunting pack from cabbalas that I use. Has comfortable straps but can’t store much

  56. Richard says:

    Fight and Flight Tactical 3-day pack.

  57. Pete says:

    S.O.C Bugout 3-day pack in coyote.

  58. Ben says:

    My current backpack is not very “tactical”, but it has held up better than any other backpack I have ever owned. It is a large red Columbia backpack that looks just like a school backpack so it doesn’t attract much attention. Plus I got it as a gift for the low price of zero dollars. I do plan on getting some new packs that are more tactical and rugged.

  59. AE says:

    POK messenger bag!

  60. Stu C. says:

    Easy, camelbak motherlode for heavy eagle ind. yote for light

  61. Jeff T says:

    Diamondback tactical.

  62. Justin says:

    Jumbo Versipack. Also an Arcteryx small pack for bug out essentials.

  63. Ben says:

    London Bridge EOD pack in black. Surprisingly low key AND roomy

  64. Myer says:

    MOLLE assault ruck for everything I need and the kitchen sink

  65. Darin says:

    Mine is the Blackhawk S.T.R.I.K.E. PREDATOR HYDRATION PACK. Love the thing.

  66. Giovani says:

    My EDC is a Maxpedition Sitka Gearslinger, or Arcteryx Blade 30.

  67. Forrest says:

    TT Removable Operator Pack.

  68. Trevor says:

    My Edc is a mystery ranch tri-zip assault pack

  69. Greg Patterson says:

    5.11 Tactical Rush 24 pack

  70. jason wyman says:

    I use a 5.11 rush 24. Carries all my clinical and gym stuff for the day and easily converts to a range bag.

  71. Kendele says:

    An old Northface bag…definitely need something new.

  72. Zach says:

    Grey ghost 3 day assualt pack. ATACS.

  73. Jason Dillard says:

    Hazard 4.

  74. Rich says:

    Camelback Hawg for now…

  75. clay says:

    Some no name reenlistment bag.

  76. Steve says:

    Unfortunately the standard issue lowest bidder assault pack.

  77. John B says:

    TAD Gear Fastpack. Good kit.

  78. Frank the Tank says:

    Space pack

  79. Dirtdartwife says:

    Grayghost Tac 3day assault pack.

  80. Bryan says:

    My edc pack has been a BFG micro, now that they’re not going to making them not sure what Ill get when its time to replace it

  81. Jeremiah says:

    Camelbak Mule loaded as a get home bag/impromtu hike pack. I keep it behind the seat in my truck and it and stuff out of it gets used frequently.

  82. Jason Lee says:

    My EDC pack is a National Guard promotional item distributed by my former employer and manufactured by Jansport. It’s pretty much a basic ol’ backpack in UCP. Clearly, I could use an upgrade. 🙂

  83. Alex says:

    Karrimor SF Predator patrol pack

  84. orly? says:

    Alice pack.

    Idk if that’s a good thing or a bad thing as its real basic.

  85. Shannon says:

    Arcteryx blade.

  86. Bryan says:

    I use a Kifaru Scout .

  87. Sam says:

    Tyr Tactical 5-day assault ruck.

  88. Tina says:

    Whoo hoooo you can never have enough bags. This bag looks really user friendly and very useful. Thanks tacticalfanboy

  89. Chris P says:

    Mystery Ranch 3 Day Assault Pack with BVS, it rocks w

  90. Chris P says:

    Mystery Ranch 3 Day Assault Pack with BVS, it rocks.

  91. Zigmund says:

    I carry the Maxpedition Noatak.

  92. Eric says:

    I carry an old Blackhawk 3 Day pack.

  93. Clayton says:

    Tactical Tailor: Three Day Assault Pack

  94. Anthony says:

    TAD Gear FAST pack Gen 2

  95. Josh says:

    Camelbak MULE Military.

  96. Neil says:

    I use the Mountainsmith Day lumbar pack for running around campus.

  97. Steve J says:

    Not a back pack, but it’s a 5.11 messenger

  98. Min says:

    Maxpedition Fatboy S. Because I’m a southpaw and I carry a ton of crap. It’s great for my EDC stuff and my netbook when I decide to carry that.

  99. Craig says:

    I don’t currently own one

  100. trailmix says:

    Camelbak linchpin

  101. Mike says:

    Tactical Tailor Fight Light Removable Operator

  102. Was looking at that for Bail out bag(Mags,Batts,Optics ETC.) next trip to the Stan comming up again. Minimal kit for local stuff.

  103. Andy says:

    Maxpedition Sitka in black

  104. CraigS says:

    SO Tech mission go bag

  105. steve says:

    Right now – SDS bag but would love to switch to a 5.11 Thanks

  106. Can-am says:

    So Tech Go bag, can’t fail a must for any mission when you need it all compact and ready to go

  107. William says:

    Right now i don’t have one been having to improvise

  108. Ephraim says:

    Camelbak Motherload in FG. 500D version.

  109. Mike Hull says:

    Camel, Linchpin

  110. Mike Hull says:

    Camelback, Linchpin

  111. Levi says:

    Tactical Tailor Fight Light Removable Operator

  112. aimee says:

    Blackwater 24 hour

  113. Jereme Conley says:

    Voodoo tactical bag.
    Definitely could use an upgrade…

  114. Brock Bettenhausen says:

    Right now it is the cheap Rothco “Jack Pack” Messenger bag.

  115. Frank says:

    Osprey Astro. Shoulder/computer bag for work. This thing is awesome for carrying my work laptop, paperwork and other little things that i need to travel with.

  116. Mark says:

    Eagle industries 3 day pack

  117. Mike K. says:

    TactICal Tailor, Fight Light Bag

  118. Arthur says:

    I use the 5.11 bail out bag now. But it might be switched over to diaper carrying duties on a few months so another bag would be awesome to have.

  119. Genessis says:

    maxpedtion versipack

  120. Travis says:

    Don’t have a EDC pack, but my BOB is a Eagle ind. assault pack.

  121. Andy T says:

    Camelbak black HAWG pack

  122. Josh says:

    Old black bug out gear I got from the bx at lackland when I first enlisted.

  123. Rob W says:

    I don’t have one. I’m lookin for one that will be very versatile. Big enough to pack a change of uniform but small enough to tote on a motorcycle. And I hate straps dangeling all over the place.

  124. Sean says:

    mine is a black camelbak motherload backback that I’ve been using since 2005 across the US, Iraq, and Afghanistan, and everywhere in between.

  125. Clint says:

    Typhoon Backpack – MAXPEDITION

  126. Luke says:

    Mystery ranch tri zip, Camelbak Thermo bak 2L

  127. Dave says:

    MOLLE assault pack

  128. Dan Dudley says:

    Dont have one yet, this would make a nice one though.

  129. Thomas Hagan says:

    Don’t currently have an EDC pack.. This would fill that need..

  130. Wes says:

    Tactical tailor (older version) urban operator pack

  131. Joe Shipley says:


  132. peter says:

    Escape and evasion tactical bag

  133. moses says:

    Maxpedition Kodiak

  134. Chris W says:

    Tactical Taylor “fanny pack”. This could be a masculine improvement.

  135. Jesse says:

    Kifaru Molle Express!

  136. Travis says:

    Maxpedition versipack

  137. Sebastian says:

    Currently, using a 5.11 Select Carry Sling Pack, which is very useful for everyday usage, but a MOAB would be a nice addition, can never have too many backpacks on hand.

  138. kirsten says:

    Maxpedition Monsoon

  139. David says:

    Camelbak Motherlode. It’s my favorite. Also have a good old fashion medium Alice pack

  140. Kevin says:

    My EDC bag is a Maxpedition Lunada.

  141. Ross says:

    Maxpedition Malaga. Awesome pack. I’ve attached a Maxped FR-1 med pouch on one side and a Condor (blasphemy!) nalgene pouch on the other. Holds everything I want (including iPad), and still has room left over.

  142. red2alpha73 says:

    My EDC is my Diamondback Tactical SOF Assault Pack. Lotta miles and years on that thing.

  143. JRA says:

    Don’t have one now. Have a chest rig for SHTF.

  144. Ryan says:

    I have a MOAB 10

  145. Eric says:

    I don’t have a EDC. Would love to get one though.


  146. DeltaNate says:

    A Blackhawk 3 day assault pack with some personal modifications.

  147. John Sprecher says:

    I use the Spec Ops 3 day assault pack.

  148. Brian says:

    Oakley Flak 3.0 that I got from work.

  149. Black_06 says:

    Mystery Ranch

  150. Dalton says:

    Medium ALICE. Too big but very functional and tough.

  151. Peter says:

    Eastern mountain sports. Can’t beat low vis!

  152. Derek says:

    Kelty MAP 3500 in grey

  153. John says:

    issue assault pack in ACU (blech)

  154. Brian says:

    blackhawk battle bag

  155. Jason says:

    Blackhawk Titan

  156. Nick says:

    Camelbak Talon, great as an RTO but a little too big for me now

  157. Curtis says:

    SO Tech Mission Go Bag…

  158. Zach says:

    My camelback. Worked great during a long haul.

  159. David says:


  160. Mike D says:

    5.11 Push Pack in black. It’s a great bag!

  161. EB says:

    Blackhawk Battle bag at this point in time

  162. Dave says:

    Sneaky bag. It’s a great little bag.

  163. tommy eversole says:


  164. Ed says:

    Eagle yote, for real best little pack I’ve had. Better than so tech go bag and all those maxpedition bags I was determined to try a like.

  165. John M. Denny says:

    I’ve been saving up for one, not sure just which one yet. There are a lot of really good designs out there. I’ve been depending on an old Blackhawk Attache, which is discrete, but I need something better.

  166. Craig says:

    My main one is a black and blue Targus, mainly use it when I’m hauling the laptop and or just a ton of crap as it can hold a lot. My other regular use backpack is a really old Eastport pack that is on the smaller size, good for a few text books and the like.

  167. Jeremy says:

    Well I don’t have an EDC pack yet… Need to get one, so this would be perfect!!!

  168. MattD says:

    Game winner trophy hunter backpack

  169. Travis says:

    Mountain Hardwear Revelstoke…..lots of good sized pockets and an organizer w/ room to strap stuff to the outside

  170. Austin says:

    Buck products Knapp sack. Simple and huge. Trick pockets hold the small stuff

  171. John Boy says:

    Camelbak 3 Color Desert Raptor Pack. Got it from an Uncle in a 3 letter agency who brought it with him to investigate the USS Cole bombing, to Afghanistan (the same time I was deployed there) and a few other places, and I brought it with my gear to Iraq in 2009-2010 for my second tour. Simple, holds all my gear, has a reservoir, andf extra storage for all I need for a 72 hour patrol

  172. Steven W says:

    5.11 Rush MOAB 12

  173. mikeb says:

    Condor assault right now …

  174. David Hinson says:

    Gerber with 3L hydration in coyote tan.

  175. Trace says:

    $15 Walmart backpack. I could use one of these!!

  176. parapuma says:

    5.11 bailout bag~

  177. Greg says:


  178. Paul says:

    Made my own messenger bag. Have plans for a new pack too.

  179. John says:

    Canadian Forces small pack

  180. Tactical Fanboy says:

    Thanks for entering!