R-PD / 0002


A decommissioned fire hose was donated to the Francli workshop so it wouldn’t find it’s way to landfill.

Despite being retired from service, the hose still had so much to give as a durable, abrasion proof and watertight material. So as the second instalment of the Re-Purpose Driven series, the hose has been transformed into a one of a kind Kit Rucksack as a leather alternative. Combined with end-of-roll British waxed canvas, British webbing and army surplus hardware, this Kit Rucksack is full of interesting stories…

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  • Re-appropriated fire hose

  • Deadstock British waxed canvas

  • Army surplus hardware

  • British cotton webbing

  • Vegetable tanned leather

  • YKK zips

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  • x2 front pocket

  • x2 side access zips

  • Outside access laptop sleeve

  • Adjustable roll top closure

  • Padded/ergonomic back panel

  • Padded/adjustable shoulder straps

  • Stand-alone base

  • Carry handle

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This limited edition Kit Rucksack has been sold. Watch this space for the next edition of the R-PD Series…

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