Jansport Driver 8 – Always on the Go
The invention of roller backpacks came into picture when man had the idea that it’s easier to carry a fully loaded backpack when it had wheels on it, and then conveniently carry it around your back when you have to. Fast forwarding into the future, the market competition for backpacks and the key to how it will standout from the rest still lies on the same principle; it’s capacity for mobility and convenience. On this article, we’ll be taking a look on one of JanSport’s latest creation, the Jansport Driver 8, and what makes this bag standout just by being true to this principle of a good roller rucksack – always on the go.
JanSport has long been a trusted brand when it comes to bags. They are known mostly for their backpacks and recently they’ve released Jansport Driver 8 rucksack. The new JanSport bag is a good roller backpack for simple reasons that it carries a lot of things for its size and it has good wheels for transportation. Isn’t that what each of us expect from a roller backpack?
Here are the bag’s basic specifications by the numbers:
• Fabric: 600 Denier Polyester / 420 Denier Velocity Nylon
• Weight: 4 lbs 15 oz / 2.26 kg
• Dimensions: 21in h x 14in w x 10in d
• Laptop sleeve: 12in h x 10in w x 2.00in d
• Capacity: 2174.9 cu in / 35.64L
At this size, you can carry a good three 30 page reports on the main partition and a 15-inch laptop. The laptop sleeve is already padded for protection. There are a lot of pockets for other things as well and a mesh pocket for your water bottles; a necessity for hydrating yourself especially if you’re someone who’s always on the go. On aesthetics, the bag is stylish and doesn’t look bulky at all even when it’s full. The over-all size of the bag falls under the standard category of “hand carried” items for most airlines. This is great for travelers who want to save up on the money for paying on extra baggage. In that way, we keep true to essence of traveling light, both on our backs and in our pockets.
When it comes to mobility, Jansport Driver 8 has 80 mm inline skate wheels that has good traction and are tough enough to withstand sudden ground impacts unlike other rollers that have plastic wheels on them. The whole bag is actually under the Jansport’s incredible 30 year guarantee. If in case you bought one and its wheels or any part of the bag chips or breaks, feel free to return it to the JanSport retailer from where you purchase it. Just make sure that you purchased the authentic bag so as to have no problems in seeking for replacement.
To sum it all up, the Jansport Driver 8 is a must-have travel partner for all ages. Its decent space, size and wheels will never put you down, at least for the next 30 years.