The Limited Edition Maxpedition Merlin Survival Kit comes with everything included in our Basic 72-hour kit, with a few upgrades as well.
The Maxpedition Merlin sells for $80.09, which is a bargain in its own right. But when combined with all of the components of our $69.95 priced Basic kit, plus upgrades, it becomes one hell of a bargain.
Check out everything that is included:
Maxpedition Merlin Boo Boo Kit First Aid Kit Mylar Emergency Blanket Candle Energy Bars (2) Whistle Flashlight - AAA LED Chem Light Snap Light 1 Quart Ziploc Bags (4) Lighter Compass Paracord wrapped fixed blade knife with firestarter 100 ft. Paracord Infinity Match (requires user supplied lighter fluid) Water purfication tablets Signal Mirror Mini LED flashlight 50' Duct Tape
Each bag is hand packed with all of the original packaging of each component removed. Documents and spare parts for the individual components are sealed in a watertight bag and included. Absent a few personal items, every bag is 100% ready to go right out of the box. There is no assembly required. Every item is organized and securely stowed away.
The MERLIN™ Folding Backpack is a light-weight "escape-and-evasion" style backpack that folds into itself to form a small PALS-compatible packet which can be attached to your belt or the exterior PALS webbing of other Maxpedition® bags using #9903 3" TACTIE® and #9905 5" TACTIE ATTACHMENT STRAPS. When unfolded, the main compartment of the pack will hold approximately 1080 cu. in. of gear.A separate rear compartment with Hook-&-Loop enclosure and internal top D-Ring attachment point is able to accommodate a 100oz/3L hydration reservoir (not included) or flat items such as maps, travel documents, folded towel, or jacket. Dual upper and lower exterior front pockets allow for organization of smaller items.Our unique zipper pull limiter system allows user to adjust the direction of lower pocket opening depending on the pack's folded or unfolded state. Important note: the body of the Merlin™ backpack is made from tough 420-Denier coated nylon fabric for flexibility and easy folding. Frontal pockets are made from 1000-Denier coated nylon fabric.
Maxpedition® Backpacks are built for hauling gear and ergonomically designed to never drag you down. Curvaceous, foam-padded double shoulder straps contour to your chest and a sternum suspension belt helps distribute weight evenly throughout your upper body, so you can carry a load without falling behind.Made with high quality nylon stitching, self-repairing YKK® zippers and a durable water-resistant exterior; Maxpedition® Backpacks have multiple compartments and pockets and offer plenty of space for mission essentials, camping gear, hydration reservoirs, laptops, textbooks and CCW.