Backcountry Access Float 32
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Air cylinder for use with the BCA Float ski packs. Sold separately from the packs. Filled to 2,700 psi DOT, TC, and TUV certified Comes with consumer refill kit (5 o-rings, allen key, vaccum grease, and toothpick) for refilling Refillable at any of BCA's 165 certified refill locations Shipped empty Only compatible with Float Airbag Systems
The Backcountry Access Float 32 Avalanche Airbag pack incorporates an inflatible airbag that is designed to keep you at or near the surface of the snow during an avalanche. Pull the trigger located on the right shoulder strap to deploy the airbag; airbag inflates in 3 sec. and is positioned so that it won't interfere with your vision or movement. Compressed air cylinder (sold separately) inflate the 150 liter airbag; after deployment, cylinder must be refilled by Backcountry Access or an authorized retail location. Visit the Backcountry Access website at www.backcountryaccess.com to find an authorized retail location to fill the cylinder. Airbag is designed to not only help prevent burial, but also protect the head, neck and upper body from trauma. 32 liter (1,952 cu. in.) capacity has enough space for rescue tools, lunch, water, skins and some extra clothes; great for out-of-bounds skiing and short backcountry trips. Dedicated pockets hold your shovel blade, shovel handle and avalanche probe (all sold separately). Includes straps for carrying skis diagonally; an optional snowboard attachment accessory can be purchased separately from Backcountry Access. Zippered pockets on the waistbelt keep energy gels and bars within reach. Backcountry Access recommends wearing the included leg straps to ensure the Float 32 backpack stays securely attached to your body during airbag deployment in an avalanche.
The Backcountry Access Float 32 Backpack with Airbag and Engine is built for serious backcounrty jukies who need the space to carry lots of rescue gear. Loaded full of goodies, this pack is equipped with an external shovel/probe pocket, helmet and diagonal ski carrying system, and waist belt pocket, goggle pocket, hydration sleeve and all the essential compressed air components to keep you above the snow. Refillable cylinder not included.
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Designed for pros, guides, and dedicated backcountry junkies the Backcountry Access Float 32 Pack carries all the essentials. An airbag is designed to keep you at or near the surface, minimizing excavation time. BCA's Float avalanche airbags are the first airbags that are both affordable and easily reusable. A wide network of BCA-authorized refill centers provide unmatched service to Float purchasers. A small 2,700-psi (186 bar) compressed-air cylinder, single-chamber 150-liter airbag, and super efficient venturi system make the Float systems easy to refill, light and affordable.Air Cylinder sold separately