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First Tactical Specialist Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 58 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 14 reasons to buy the Specialist - and 1 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

93% of the reviewers give the First Tactical Specialist a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (77%)
Good (16%)
Average (6%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (0%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the First Tactical Specialist:

Reviewers like these things about the First Tactical Specialist

  • Dual density shoulder straps, double layered bottom, internal hook and loop mounting platform, and a fully functional hook/loop web platform are cited as the most favorite features of the bag.
  • Some users thought the First Tactical Specialist is the ideal backpack for longer missions.
  • A number of owners like how its hook/loop organization platform allows for ultimate customization.
  • A number of reviewers like how the backpack provides ample storage for gear while providing optimum comfort for the wearer.
  • Some owners find the removable internal backboard posture-conforming and can be used as a splint, shovel, or paddle.
  • A number of users are impressed with how it distributes the weight so perfectly and comfortably that they can literally wear the equipment all day long either over their plate carrier or just over their regular uniform.
  • Some users like how this bag can be used and converted from multiple different scenarios.
  • A number of reviewers find it comfortable with the added waist belt.
  • A number of reviewers find the material and stitching military grade.
  • Some users love how the main compartment opens up all the way as if it was a suitcase.
  • Many reviewers thought it's an outstanding pack that is well made and adaptable to most any situation.
  • Other users thought this bag is everything they need in a bug out bag with its huge space, well designed pockets, strong material, durable shoulder straps,strong supportive back and plenty of room for customization.
  • Some owners find the side pouches large and practical and the removable straps super functional.
  • A number of users love its Hook and Hang Thru System which allow users to slide their rifle sleeves along the back of the pack for hand-free and secure weapons transportation.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users thought it may look ridiculously big for short people.

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these First Tactical Specialist features:
  • Water resistant

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


vs First Tactical Bags

The First Tactical Specialist ranks #2 compared with the other First Tactical bags.

1First Tactical Tactix
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2First Tactical Specialist
First Tactical Specialist
3First Tactical Summit
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vs All Bags

The First Tactical Specialist ranks #854 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 04, 2019