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Style# 56180

2-Banger Bag

Average rating of 93%
$54.99

Purpose Built

A quick, convenient, and modular carryall sized for two AR magazines, the 2-Banger from 5.11 Tactical® keeps you locked and loaded in any situation. Ideally suited for quick-prep or urgent operations, the 2-Banger can replace a full mission pack or active shooter bag to minimize response times without sacrificing performance or tactical capability. The central compartment houses two fully loaded 5.56 magazines with your choice of either a traditional flap or bungee cord cover, while elastic bands and compression straps provide stable and secure retention. A secondary forward-facing dual-zip pocket provides plenty of space for documents, maps, or optics, a concealed pistol compartment at the rear stores a back-up sidearm, and a 3x3 loop patch at the front supports a flag or ID attachment.

 

Overview:

  • Carries two fully loaded AR magazines and accessories
  • Accelerated, quick-prep design
  • Waterproofed back coating
  • Padded, adjustable shoulder strap
  • Reliable internal retention system
  • Laser cut web platform
  • Front storage pocket
  • Concealed rear pistol compartment
  • Your choice of flap or bungee cover

 

Specifications:

  • Resilient 500D nylon construction
  • 1050D reinforcements at high abrasion areas
  • 7” H x 9.5” L x 3” D main compartment
  • 8” x 9.5” mag pocket
  • 200 cubic inch / 3 liter total capacity
  • Loop patch for flag or ID
  • Self-healing YKK® zippers
  • Durable Duraflex® hardware
  • Molded zipper grip pulls on main compartment

 

Product Reviews

Ratings and Reviews

 
4.7

(based on 9 reviews)

93 %

Great EDC bag

 
5.0

From JT

from

I did a lot of comparison shopping as I knew pretty much what I wanted. Fortunately I found detailed reviews on YouTube that gave me a much better perspective on the size. The 2-Banger is exactly what I wanted. Construction is excellent. Design is excellent. Zippers are the best.
The handgun pouch on the back is big enough for a sub compact 380 like a Sig P238. Anything larger is too big but that isn't a deal breaker for me.
5 Stars!

Excellent

 
5.0

From TacMed

from

Just got this bag, I am using it as my "specialty" work bag as there are some items I carry only for work and also I need to change between 2 pistols at times. I am buying a 2nd one and building a "shooter response" bag for someone else which I think it is great for.
The only 2 things I found that may add to it is if there was a pen sleeve or 2 in one of the compartments (i use those for pen size tac lights) and a smaller mesh zipper pocket (like on the ZAP pack in top of main compartment) maybe on the inside flap of the "front" pocket across from the bungee mesh pocket or making one of the pockets zip where you could store some things that you may need, but may not use a lot like a mini leatherman and don't want it to fall out.

Great Bag!

 
5.0

From Medic

from New Hampshire

This is a great all around bag. I usually put my stethescope, safety glasses, spare gloves, and other misc items into it and leave it in my truck while on shift. Works great as a grab and go bag for all calls.

Carrying the basics

 
4.0

From Medical Missionary

from West to East and Back

I use in my daily medical office duties and when I travel with medical mission teams to carry all of my infection control equipment, stethoscope, and other support equipment I use on a daily basis.
From the picture in the catalog it looked bigger but it was not. If it had a few more inches in the larger pocket it would help. But so far it does me well.

2 Banger

 
5.0

From Ed

from Arizona

This is my favorite EDC, I have had it for a year.It is light weight and very well constructed.I have a collection of these bags from other makers. They have all been retired. The 2 Banger is the perfect size.Small enough to be unobtrusive, yet large enough for a wallet ,keys,knife,small camera,and my CCW hand gun with magazines. I have a 5.11 cell phone pouch on the shoulder strap.

Another Practical Outstanding Design !

 
5.0

From Lim San

from Singapore

I use 2-Banger Bag basically for EDC, operational and short trip purposes. Because it is also compact, I also keep inside my Rush 24 as a "pull out bag" for short trip purpose. 5.11 truly lived up to their name again and they ready listen to end user's needs and ideas. This is the fifth 5.11 product I gave 5 stars to (in addition to Rush 24, Moab 6, Taclite Pro shorts and Double Duty Belt). Starts with the right rugged material that is also easy to use(not too stiff and don't need break in). Secondly is the very comfortable wide 2 inch well-padded and rubberized shoulder strap. This shoulder strap also comes with a very well-thought and innovative molle panels which I can customise the type of pouch to attach on it. There are also molle panel on both sides of the bag which further add versatility and functionality to it. Zipper are smooth and also designed to be used even when wearing gloves. There are total 4 very well-thought designed pockets. There are pockets or elastic organisation straps within certain pockets. 2 quick access velcro pockets add even more value to this bag! Highly recommended again!

NOT 1050 Denier as advertised

 
3.0

From Duane

from Salt Lake City Utah

The design is very nice however it is not 1050 denier as advertised, it's a thinner maybe a 500 denier and I was very disappointed.
This bag would have been incredible if it really was 1050 denier.

A Covert Way to Carry

 
5.0

From Mr Squirrel

from Phoenix, Arizona

I bought this product for my wife. She was looking for a way to carry her pistol without having to put on her belt and holster. This bag makes it very easy. It will primarily be used for walking the dog around, but she will likely use it in other places as well. We aren't really using the bag as I think 5.11 intended, but it will still serve a great purpose.

My new EDC bag

 
5.0

From B_Krisana

from Thailand

My new favourite EDC bag

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