No, don’t use a camelbak. As far as I can remember don’t own any goretex…. but yes it is way easier to hold principals than to adhir to them.
‘Evil’ was a nickname given to me with a fair degree of irony!
Yes, I am aware that products developed for the military trickle down to civilian use, and we are often thankful that they do. But usually the military demand a high level of reliability and a long time between services from their kit? If fox can make a ‘fit and forget’ shock for military use, why can’t they do it for ours?