Mountain Equipment Company

MEC Foton 18L Daypack - Unisex



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Keep active all year round. Among its many awesome features, this pack has a Recco® reflector for added safety. Come sunshine or snow, this technical daypack is ready for fast-paced missions outside.

  • 210-denier nylon and 200-denier polyester fabric
  • PU coating (1500mm) and DWR treatment
  • Air mesh back panel and shoulder straps
  • Adjustable elasticized sternum strap
  • Removable padded hipbelt, with pockets
  • 1 front and 2 side stretch mesh pockets
  • 1 internal zippered accessory pockets
  • Hydration compatible (sold separately)
  • Recco® reflector is detectable by search and rescue crews
  • Pole attachments
  • Daisy chain

Tech specs

Weight730g (Pine/Green Olive Short/Standard)
770g (Pine/Green Olive Standard/Long)
730g (Autumn Gold/Obsidian Short/Standard)
770g (Autumn Gold/Obsidian Standard/Long)
730g (Lima/Obsidian Short/Standard)
770g (Lima/Obsidian Standard/Long)
730g (Norse Blue/Obsidian Short/Standard)
770g (Norse Blue/Obsidian Standard/Long)
730g (Deep Navy Short/Standard)
770g (Deep Navy Standard/Long)
Ideal for
  • Day hiking
Main fabric
  • 210-denier nylon
Secondary fabric
  • 200-denier recycled polyester
  • Removable padded
  • Fixed
  • Top
Volume18L (Autumn Gold/Obsidian One Size)
18L (Pine/Green Olive Short/Standard)
18L (Pine/Green Olive Standard/Long)
18L (Autumn Gold/Obsidian Short/Standard)
18L (Autumn Gold/Obsidian Standard/Long)
18L (Lima/Obsidian Short/Standard)
18L (Lima/Obsidian Standard/Long)
18L (Norse Blue/Obsidian Short/Standard)
18L (Norse Blue/Obsidian Standard/Long)
Length43cm (Lima/Obsidian Short/Standard)
51cm (Lima/Obsidian Standard/Long)
Width33.5cm (Lima/Obsidian Short/Standard)
32cm (Lima/Obsidian Standard/Long)
Depth15cm (Lima/Obsidian Short/Standard)
14cm (Lima/Obsidian Standard/Long)
Ventilated back panelYes
Additional feature(s)
  • DWR-treated shell fabric
  • Hipbelt pocket(s)
  • Ice axe/pole attachment
  • Hydration compatible (reservoir sold separately)
  • Interior pocket(s)
  • Recco® system
Product sustainability
  • Recycled content
Made inPhilippines

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