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DMM Classic Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 46 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 10 reasons to buy the Classic - and 3 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

89% of the reviewers give the DMM Classic a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (67%)
Good (22%)
Average (10%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the DMM Classic:

Reviewers like these things about the DMM Classic

  • Most users said that it feels light but durable.
  • Many users said that it is easy to adjust the straps.
  • Users also mentioned that it’s well made.
  • Most reviewers said that it fits everything they need for a day of sports climbing.
  • One great feature mentioned by many users is that the removable tarp option. You can leave it attached, or unattached and just take the rope to the next route instead of having to drag all of your stuff.
  • Reviewers said that the compression straps on the outside are also great for attaching stuff.
  • They said that they love the versatility of the backpack and shoulder sling option.
  • Some of them loved the fact that it is very comfortable as a backpack.
  • Most reviewers praised the fact that the shoulder strap can be moved to make it a great duffle bag.
  • Buyers said that the rope is easy to get in and out and the large detachable mat makes it easy to take the rope from climb to climb.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users complained that zipper seems like it might be a weak point as it occasionally jams up a bit from loose debris or sand.
  • One user complained that the pack lacks waist or chest straps.
  • Another user said that the material seems thin and the suspect that the zipper is going to tear away.


vs DMM Bags

The DMM Classic ranks #2 compared with the other DMM bags.

1DMM Edge
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2DMM Classic
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3DMM Pitcher
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vs All Bags

The DMM Classic ranks #1059 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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1058DMM Classic
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1061Petzl Bug
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Last updated on July 03, 2019