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Hydration Bladder and Water Bottle Drink Tube/Hose Compatibility Guide

    Here at Qore Performance, we want you to get the most out of your equipment.  As such, we have have created this Quick Disconnect and Hose Compatibility Guide.  In the following post we’ll answer these frequently asked questions: What are some of the common hoses that are compatible with my IcePlate Quick Disconnect Kit? What other common hydration gadgets work with my IcePlate? Will these gadgets fit into or onto the IcePlate hose? (Note: the majority of these items can be purchased directly off the shelf at your local REI).   Compatibility Cheat Sheet IcePlate Compatible? 1. Source Universal Tube Adapter ✔️ 2. Source Replacement Tube ✔️ 3. HydraPak ArcticFusion Tube Kit ✔️ 4. Sawyer Fast Fill Adapters for Hydration Packs ✔️ 5. Sawyer MINI...

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Review and Compatibility: Arc'teryx Aerios 10 Backpack

Today we’re starting with the Arc’teryx Aerios 10 backpack: A lightweight, hydration compatible, trail-running pack. The 10 refers to its 10 liter capacity (Arc’teryx puts the liter capacity in most of their packs’ names). The IcePlate does not fit inside the bladder sleeve but external attachment offers a pretty unique benefit, discussed later in the article.

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