Arva Airbag Reactor 18

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Arva Avalanche Safety Airbag Reactor Black/Red 18 Large AIR1REAC18V2BLK/RED. The R18 is the ideal pack for freeriding or touring. The mounting options and its features make it an all-roundbackpack. This pack also includes the security of an airbag without compromising the storage space or the weight.This very functional compact avalanche airbag backpack is designed for short tours and provides several carrying options. Features/Specifications: FEATURES Opening system: Front access Belt: Ergonomic belt with single pocket Equipment carrying: Skis (diagonal) / Snowboard / ice axe Helmet holder: Compatible Size adjustment 3D fit technology: OK Directable and height-adjustable handle: OK Safety pocket: attachment Hydration pocket: Compatible Goggle and valuables pocket: OK Key attachment clip Back foam plate: Comfort foam padded back system Backpack materials: Cordura 210D double ripstop /Polyamide 210D double ripstop / (Black: Polyamide 330D ripstop) Highlight: Reinforced front panel New airbag compartment closuresWEIGHT 2080


The Arva Reactor 18 Airbag Backpack is a smaller backcountry backpack that's perfect for speedier missions. In the event of an avalanche, the airbag can be deployed to increase your total surface area and increase your chances of ending up on the surface of the slide. The Reactor system, which is one of the lightest on the market, inflates around your head and neck when deployed, and features two air chambers for added reliability in case one gets punctured during the avalanche. The handle is fully configurable so you can adjust it to the natural motion of your arm, making it easier and faster to deploy in an emergency. For longer missions, you can remove the Reactor system and put it in one of Arva's larger packs. The pack itself has everything you need for some quick powder laps. A separate compartment for your shovel and probe means you can easily access them in an emergency without having to root around in the pack, and a ski, snowboard, and ice axe carry ensure you're always equipped for bootpacks up steep couloirs. Even though the pack itself isn't that large, Arva equipped the shoulder straps, waist belt, and back panel with plush foam for comfortable carrying as you sniff out the fresh.


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