It is currently Thu Jun 29, 2017 8:18 am


All times are UTC + 1 hour




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 19 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: The hunt for the right pack/bergan
PostPosted: Thu Dec 04, 2014 4:00 pm 
The New Guy

Joined: Sun Sep 14, 2014 3:56 am
Posts: 16
Location: Ireland
A bit of a necro thread here but I'm going to add in my bit for anyone who is looking for a bergen in the future.

I had the same requirements as OP a few years ago, went looking for a new bergen and came across a Lowe Alpine Saracen 120l made under licence by Arwy in Belgium.

It's in m81 woodland, has a big panel of PALs webbing down the front and despite not being made be Lowe Alpine, the build quality is very good overall.

I can get all my kit into the main compartment, including my assault pack which is a massive Karrimor SF TECMAC 50, with room to spare in that compartment and the rocket pouches empty.
I have tabbed with it weighing almost 50Kgs and it was quite comfortable despite probably knocking 10 years of my knees.

It is not designed to be worn with armour which is fine as we don't normally wear CBA with a bergen.

My only 2 complaints are that the hip belt adjustment is a bit fiddly and cant be done while wearing it and the bugger weighs 4.5Kgs dry!

I would definitely recommend it unless you are wearing belt kit


Top
Offline Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The hunt for the right pack/bergan
PostPosted: Sat Jan 10, 2015 8:24 pm 
Quite OK actually
User avatar

Joined: Fri Mar 09, 2012 11:09 am
Posts: 171
Location: Russia
Can you share a pic of your pack? All Arwy packs I've seen were in DPM.


Top
Offline Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: The hunt for the right pack/bergan
PostPosted: Sun Jan 11, 2015 11:51 pm 
The New Guy

Joined: Sun Sep 14, 2014 3:56 am
Posts: 16
Location: Ireland
Image


Top
Offline Profile  
 
 Post subject: The hunt for the right pack/bergan
PostPosted: Thu Jun 08, 2017 10:44 pm 
The New Guy
User avatar

Joined: Thu Jun 01, 2017 4:36 pm
Posts: 38
Location: Russ
My experience with MyIDE and MyBIOS are very positive.
I consider myself as a power-user but in my household there is also a young kid 7 years old who uses the atari.

The greatest of MyIDE is that there is a learning curve. So both novice and experienced users can find their way with MyIDE .

A few advices from my experience:

1 If you want your kid to use it next to your own use dedicate a special CF card for him/her which he/she can use without risking losing any important stuff

2 When it comes to playing games: stick first with FAT32 loader; try to get .R16 versions of games, and when that does not succeed, get yourself .XEX versions of games and when that does also not succeed, try to get ATR files. R16 versions of games are exclusively compatible with MyIDE 2, and are almost equal conversions of ROM versions of games.

3 MyBIOS is an excellent choice for fooling around with basic. Follow the instructions found on this forum and on the website Atarimax and create a MyDOS partition on D1:

One thing is important to know though: I dont expect a kid to be able to setup the device. So as a parent you should do some work first. If you have any questions, feel free to ask here. Im pretty sure youll have lots of fun with your MyIDE 2 interface.

_________________
www.xolodremont.ru


Top
Offline Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 19 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2

All times are UTC + 1 hour


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group
Theme created StylerBB.net & kodeki