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Arcteryx Aperture Chalk Bag

Arcteryx Aperture Chalk Bag is rated 4.363636363636363 out of 5 by 11.
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Product Description Item No.   10235038

The Arc’teryx Aperture Chalk Bag is a chalk bag for the climber constantly on the go. This bag has a new twisty move to keep chalk inside, instead of all over the other gear inside of your pack. If you’re climbing at the gym one day or heading outdoors the next, the Aperture not only locks in the chalk, but shrinks in volume. A snap closure secures it from popping open. When climbing, attach the bag to you via the webbing waist belt or use a carabiner to hook it to your belt loop or harness. The reinforced rim will keep it open on the wall and the fleece lining inside is soft against tired hands.

FEATURES of the Arcteryx Aperture Chalk Bag

  • Aperture Twist with a snap closure seals tight, reducing chalk loss during transportation
  • Reinforced rim keeps bag open and chalk easily accessible
  • Injection molded belt attachment/slider doubles as a bottle opener
  • Brush holder
  • Adjustable waist belt

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Material Details: P40r Polyester Ripstop
Lining: Polar Fleece
Disclaimer: We only ship this brand to US Addresses.
Weight: 2.8 oz
Gender: Unisex
Best Use: Climbing

Hipbelt Sizing
SIZE Small Medium Large
Men's 27 - 32" 32 - 37" 37 - 42"
Women's 25 - 30" 27 - 32" 30 - 35"

How to Find Your Foot Measurements

Arc'teryx packs are sized either in 3-length options: Short (S), Regular (R) and Tall (T), or in 2-length options: Short/Regular (SR), and Regular/Tall (RT).

Sizing refers to YOUR OWN BACK LENGTH

Measure your Back:

• Measure along the spine between the 7th cervical vertebra and the level of the hip iliac crest
• Compare this measurement to the Sizing Charts
• It is possible to interchange different size shoulder strap and hipbelt components on many Arc'teryx Packs, but this will not change or affect the back-length of the pack.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Chalk Bag I've Used Wow....this chalk bag is great. It's so easy to open (especially one handed if you forget to open it until you're climbing). Some have complained about the amount of chalk it holds, but in my experience, it holds plenty. I use a chalk ball with some loose chalk. If I had to find one negative aspect to this bag, it would be that the belt isn't removable/optional without some small modifications, but that's expected from any Arc'teryx chalk bag. All in all, I'm stoked that my backpack won't be covered in chalk on the inside anymore. The first legitimate leak-proof chalk bag that I've come across! Cheers!
Date published: 2014-03-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Small but spill proof! A chalk bag seems like such a simple part of your climbing gear, but this little upgrade is totally worth it in my opinion. I always forget to open my bag before I start climbing and this one is super easy to open on the fly. It is also completely spill proof! I never lose chalk in my pack or while I'm gearing up. The bag is small compared to others but has enough space for my chalk sock and some loose chalk. I do have tiny hands that work well for the small bag but consider the larger size if you think you'll need it.
Date published: 2016-09-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The chalk actually stays in the bag! Seriously, no more chalk all over my bag from loose closures. The twist to close method is the most secure and yet also one of the simplest methods I have used. It is also light and when closed is super small. It would be really hard to improve on this. I find the large is a great all purpose size, especially if you don't have really small hands and expect enough chalk for more than a climb or two. Only downfall is that removing the belt requires it being cut out.
Date published: 2014-07-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best chalk bag I've used This chalk bag has a lot going for it. It has a wide opening that always stays open, is easy to open with one hand, packs down to a small size, and keeps chalk from leaking out of the bag when properly closed. It's a cool design that's totally functional, everything I've come to expect from Arc'teryx.
Date published: 2014-11-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Solid little chalk bag I picked this up for both sport and trad. The aperture closure is pretty slick and keeps any chalk from escaping even though I use Friction Lab's ultra fine "Unicorn Dust." My one complaint is the pre-attached clip belt: It is not detachable. I had to cut it off to ditch the unnecessary cord.
Date published: 2016-04-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Next Design Draw strings must've been great on the first chalk bags, but the twist closure design on this bag is the future, it's more simplistic, less prone to breakage and easier to break into when you just NEED to slam your paws in your chalk bag and hop on some rock (or plastic) ASAP.
Date published: 2015-04-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great idea, small opening I bought the smaller size and while it works ok, it is just big enough for my hands to fit in. I am a small to medium framed individual and I probably need the larger size. The bag stows away nicely in a small package and does limit the chalk dust when traveling.
Date published: 2016-03-21
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Finally, a clean gear bag! Drawstring chalkbags are a joke. Lets be real. Once the the drawstring gets chalky, it never closes tight again. This chalkbag closes all the way every time. And that nice retaining ring means I can always get into the chalk when I need to.
Date published: 2014-10-20
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