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Eberlestock Skycrane Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

4.37
based on 150 reviews


We have checked tens of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Skycrane - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.


99% of the reviewers give the Eberlestock Skycrane a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (86%)
Good (13%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)





Reviews Summary


Here's what the reviewers think about the Eberlestock Skycrane:

Reviewers like these things about the Eberlestock Skycrane

  • Reviewers thought that the Eberlestock Skycrane pack is a very versatile pack that has many configurations.
  • Other reviewers remarked that it has so many pockets and PALS webbing that they can actually organize their kit.
  • Users noted that the bag is extremely comfortable and perfect once it is set up.
  • They also stated that it is very solidly built.
  • Testers said that its stitching is superb.
  • Users found that this system is three packs in one.
  • Other users pointed out that the waist belt could very quickly be switched between the bags.
  • Testers found that the pack has multiple places where they can place a hydration bladder.
  • Many of the reviewers noted that the bag allows customizations.
  • Testers said that it the bag has a right amount of storage in and of itself.
  • Other testers also found its quality to be absolutely top-notch.
  • A lot of users indicated that its material is very thick and holds up when bushwhacking and getting caught on branches.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • A reviewer thought that the pack lacks drain holes.
  • Another reviewer felt that the top of the pack has no real way to protect the internals from the elements.



Specs


Crowdsourced specs across all Eberlestock Skycrane models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight11 oz (5 kg)
Length iconLength8 in (20 cm)
Width17 in (43 cm)
Height25 in (64 cm)





Popular Models


Eberlestock Skycrane Ii

100% choose the Eberlestock Skycrane Ii

100 %
Colors and combinations:

Black
Brown
Green


Specs
Weight iconWeight11 oz (5 kg)
Length iconLength8 in (20 cm)
Width17 in (43 cm)
Height25 in (64 cm)




Feature Summary


Many sources mention these Eberlestock Skycrane features:
  • Waterproof
  • Water resistant

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


Rankings


vs Eberlestock Bags

The Eberlestock Skycrane ranks #4 compared with the other Eberlestock bags.

Top 20% Eberlestock bag

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4.60
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4.50
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4.37
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5Eberlestock Operator
4.31
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6Eberlestock X2
4.30
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vs All Bags

The Eberlestock Skycrane ranks #274 compared with all the bags we have checked.

Top 10% bag

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Coach Chelsea
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276Vertx Commuter
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Vertx Commuter



Vs Other Bags


Crowdsourced comparisons of the Eberlestock Skycrane vs 2 other, similar bags.

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Eberlestock Skycrane vs Eberlestock Terminator


Eberlestock Skycrane
Eberlestock Skycrane

4.37
BEST
Based on 150 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 11 oz
Price: $$$$$

  • The Skycrane is rated a bit better than the Terminator.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 265 reviews of the two bags.

Both bags are available in these colors:
Green

Only the Skycrane is available in these colors:
Black
Brown

Tactical backpacks are defined by the features they provide their wearers. Eberlestock has loaded both of these backpacks with amazing features in order to give you every edge you need in an emergency situation.

The Skycrane provides an amazing array of compartments and space for all the things you'll want to bring with you when you decide to go on a hunting trip. The Terminator doesn't have as many compartments but it does give you an edge in terms of agility thanks to its lightweight design.


Eberlestock Skycrane vs Eberlestock Warhammer


Eberlestock Skycrane
Eberlestock Skycrane

4.37
BEST
Based on 150 reviews
Capacity:
Weight: 11 oz
Price: $$$$$

  • The Skycrane is rated slightly better than the Warhammer.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 199 reviews of the two bags.

Only the Skycrane is available in these colors:
Black
Brown
Green





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Last updated on May 12, 2019