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Features BearVault™
Model BV450 
Model BV500
Garcia Backpackers’ Cache™  Model 812
Weight 2 lbs. 1 oz.
2 lbs. 9 oz.
2 lbs. 12 oz.
Food capacity / Interior volume (usable space) 440 cubic inches
(7.2 ltr)
4 days
700 cubic inches (11.5 ltr)
7 days
615 cubic inches
(10.l ltr)
6 days
Easy access wide opening Yes (38 sq. in.) Yes (38 sq. in.) No (25 sq. in.)
Transparent for easy food selection Yes Yes No
Tool free operation Yes Yes No
Rain proof opening Yes Yes No
Easy to attach to backpack with built in strap guides Yes Yes No (carrying case recommended)
Easy to slip into backpack Yes Yes Yes
Material Super rugged polycarbonate housing Super rugged polycarbonate housing ABS plastic
Dimensions 8.7in. dia. (22.1cm)                   x
8.3in. (21.1cm)
8.7 in. dia. (22.1cm)                x
12.7 in. (32.3cm)
8.8 in.dia. (22.4cm)
12 in. (30.5cm)

Backpackers’ Cache™ is a trademark of Garcia Machine, Visalia, California