Improved Load Bearing Equipment - ILBE

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ILBE

The Improved Load Bearing Equipment (ILBE) is a load carrying system designed to provide a durable and lightweight means for the deployed Marine to transport individual combat clothing and equipment.

The ILBE system improved upon durability, comfort, system complexity, system weight sustainability, and greater integration with the Outer Tactical Vest, Modular Tactical Vest, and Scalable Plate Carrier.

The ILBE Pack System consists of three main components: 1) Main Pack 5,500 cubic inches 2) Assault pack 1,500 cubic inches 3) 100 oz hydration system

Additional components: 1) Three M16/M4 Magazine pouches 2) Two M67 grenade pouches 3) One M16/M4 speed reload pouch 4) One Magazine dump pouch