Backcountry Access Float Cylinder

Retailers' Descriptions

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This Backcountry Float compressed air cylinder works with Float Avalanche Airbag packs to rapidly inflate the airbag and help keep you at or near the snow's surface during an avalanche.

- REI

You can't predict the future, but you can be prepared when you head into the backcountry with a little help from the Backcountry Access Float Cylinder. Even though your airbag-equipped BCA backpack may already have a charged cylinder ready to go, it's always a good to have a backup ... you know, just in case you accidentally set it off while demonstrating your benign intentions to an adamant border agent.

- Backcountry.com

The Refillable Float compressed air cylinder by Backcountry Access is the power and driving force behind their Float system. When the Float trigger is pulled, it activates the release of 2,700 psi of compressed air, inflating the airbag. Always make sure your cylinder is full and connected correctly before heading out.

- Mountain Gear

Backcountry Access Float Cylinder - Full. Delivered full, this Backcountry Access Float Cylinder is a critical accessory for your Float avalanche air bag system, delivering the 2700psi that inflates your lifesaving airbag. Comes with Consumer Refill Kit. Shipped full unless requested empty by dealer. Sold separately for 2014/15. DOT, TC, and TUV certified. BCA has a rapidly expanding network of convenient Float refill and cylinder exchange centers. Note: a $30 hazardous materials shipping charge will be added at checkout for shipping pressurized canister. Weight: 1.4 pounds / 22.4 ounces / 635 grams (Full), 1.25 pounds/ 20 ounces / 567 grams (empty) Aluminum compressed air cylinder. Should be filled to 2700 psi. Fill with compressed air only

- Tahoe Mountain Sports

Increase your safety margin in the backcountry with the Backcountry Access Float Cylinder. This essential component of the Backcountry Access Float Air Bags is used to inflate the airbag. It is compatible with all BCA Float packs. The canister is refillable using compressed air and can be charged at many outdoor shops in North America as well as scuba and paintball supply shops.

- Altrec Outdoors