Our inspiring overview is coming soon. For now, here is what Adventure Medical Kits has to say:
The Ultralight / Watertight Series features proprietary DryFlex™ bags for the ultimate in ultralight, waterproof storage. Ideal for the multi-sport athlete that refuses to be let down or weighed down by his or her gear. The Ultralight / Watertight .5 is perfect for one-to-two-day solo trips when an ultralight kit with enough supplies to treat common injuries is needed. Packaged in a rugged, yet lightweight silnylon bag with a DryFlex™ waterproof liner, the UL / WT .5 will stay dry in all elements. The silnylon bag is watertight and roomy enough to add other first aid and survival items and provides rugged protection for the DryFlex™ liner. Ideal for hiking, kayaking, backpacking, mountain biking and climbing.
Our in-depth features analysis are forthcoming. For now, here is how Adventure Medical Kits puts it:
- 2-Stage Waterproofing. Inner DryFlex™ bags and outer seam-sealed siliconized nylon bag with water-resistant zipper.
- Clean and Close Wounds. Antiseptic wipes and butterfly bandages for closing small wounds.
- Manage Pain and Illnesses. Medications to treat pain, inflammation, and common allergies.
- Stabilize Fractures and Sprains. Wraps and bandages to immobilize fractures and provide support.
- Stop Blisters Before they Start. Die-cut Moleskin plus Skin Tac™ topical adhesive to protect against the hiker’s #1 injury.
- Easy Access Bandages™. Fast and easy application and less contamination risk.
- Supply List
- Bandage Materials
- 5 – Bandage, Adhesive, Fabric, 1″ x 3″
- 3 – Bandage, Adhesive, Fabric, Knuckle
- 2 – Bandage, Butterfly Closure
- 1 – Bandage, Conforming Gauze, 2″
- 2 – Dressing, Gauze, Sterile, 2″ x 2″, Pkg./2
- 2 – Dressing, Gauze, Sterile, 3″ x 3″, Pkg./2
- 1 – Dressing, Non-Adherent, Sterile, 3″ x 4″
- Blister / Burn
- 1 – Moleskin, Pre-Cut & Shaped (11 pieces)
- 3 – Safety Pins
- 1 – Splinter Picker/Tick Remover Forceps
- 2 – After Bite Wipe
- 2 – Antihistamine (Diphenhydramine 25 mg)
- 2 – Aspirin (325 mg), Pkg./2
- 2 – Ibuprofen (200 mg), Pkg./2
- 2 – Acetaminophen (500 mg), Pkg./2
- Wound Care
- 6 – Antiseptic Wipe
- 2 – Alcohol Swab
- 1 – Tape, 1/2″ x 10 Yards
- 1 – Skin Tac™ Topical Adhesive, Wipe
- 2 – Triple Antibiotic Ointment, Single Use
Our clear and concise specs will be ready soon. For now, here is how SOL puts it:
- Size: 5.5″ x 11″ x 1″
- Weight: 3.68 oz.
- Group Size: 1 Person
- Trip Duration: 1 – 2 Days