Backcountry Access Float 42

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Create buoyancy and decrease your burial depth when an avalanche strikes, while helping protect your head, neck and upper body, with the Backcountry Access Float 42 Avalanche Airbag pack.

- REI

Please note that the Float 2.0 Cylinder IS NOT INCLUDED with this pack, and must be purchased separately. Features of the Backcountry Access Float 22 Avalanche Airbag Pack BC Link compatible Hydration compatible Dual zippered shoulder straps Diagonal ski carry Dual multi-gear loops New ergo trigger Vertical SnowBoard carry Adjustable waist belt Molded back panel Dedicated shovel / probe storage compartment Helmet carry Waist belt pocket Ice axe carry Zippers YKK with DWR coating Please note that the Float 2.0 Cylinder IS NOT INCLUDED with this pack, and must be purchased separately Fabric Details 210 Denier Mini Ripstop Nylon with PU Coating (main) 420 Denier Nylon with PU Coating (High wear Areas) 200 Denier Polyester (lining)

- Moosejaw

The Float 42 Airbag Backpack is the largest of Backcountry Access' avalanche airbag line, designed to give for longer missions in the backcountry. The Float 2. 0 airbag system is 15% lighter than the previous model and about 30% smaller, meaning you can fit more gear in the pack, and features an ergonomic trigger mount so you can feel confident deploying the airbag in an emergency, no matter if you're left or right-handed. A separate compartment for your shovel and probe keeps them close at hand for quick access in an emergency, and the internal support frame and molded back panel mean you can fill the bag up to its full capacity comfortably.

- Backcountry.com

Backcountry Access Float 42 Avalanche Airbag Backpack. For ski patrol and overnight excursions, count on the features and protections of this Backcountry Access Float 42 Avalanche Airbag Backpack, which offers all the attachment features you might need. The Backcountry Access Float 42 is designed for pros, guides, and those prepared for long days or overnights. Creating buoyancy and helping you float to the surface, the 150-liter airbag not only decreases your burial depth but also protects your head and neck from trauma in an avalanche. Backcountry Access' biggest pack in the BCA line, the Float 42 was created to provide ample space not only for your winter backcountry tools, but for a first-aid kit, glacier equipment, and all supplies necessary for extended multi-day trips. Backcountry Access' backpack straps on this pack are hydration compatible and the airbag system is removable, making it the most versatile airbag backpack on the market. The BCA Float Cylinder is sold separately. BCA's 200 refill locations around the world make it the easiest refillable airbag system available. The Float Airbag system does not guarantee survival in an avalanche incident. Educate yourself, make good decisions, and know before you go. The Float airbags are the lightest and most affordable on the market. The pack features big volume, load lifters, new external shovel/probe pocket, waist belt pocket, lined goggle pocket, hydration sleeve, diagonal ski carry, ice axe carry, helmet carry and optional snowboard carry attachment. The system uses a 2,700 psi compressed air cylinder, single-chamber airbag and patented super-efficient venturi system. BCA has a rapidly expanding network of convenient Float refill and cylinder exchange centers. Pack Materials: Mainly durable 330 Double Rip-Stop and 840 Ballistic Nylon. Pack Volume: 2,560 cubic inches / 42 liters. Weight: 7.2 pounds / 115.2 ounces / 3,265.9 grams (entire system including cylinder). 5.8 pounds / 92.8 ounces / 2,630.8 grams (pack, airbag, engine, no cylinder). 4.2 pounds / 67.2 ounces / 1,905 grams (pack only, no airbag, engine or cylinder). Warranty: 3 Years. Torso Length: 20-25" / 50.8 cm - 63.5 cm. Bag Height: 25" / 63.5 cm. Bag Width: 12" / 30 cm. Bag Depth: 6.5" / 16.5 cm. Available Color(s): Red

- Tahoe Mountain Sports

Backcountry Access Avalanche Safety Float 42 Avalanche Airbag 2.0 Black C1813004010. 0 cylinder is nearly 30percent smaller and 15percent lighter than our Float 1.0 engine. All the Float 2.0 system elements sit entirely separate behind a zippered covering freeing up valuable space in the main compartment for gear first-aid kit and supplies. The Float 42 150-liter airbag not only creates buoyancy and decreases your burial depth but also protects your head and neck from trauma in an avalanche. All BCA Float packs include integration for BC Link Radios hydration sleeve dual zippered shoulder straps and molded back panel.BCAs 200 authorized refill locations around the world make it the easiest refillable airbag system on the market. The Float 2.0 avalanche airbag system does not guarantee survival in an avalanche incident. Educate yourself make good decisions and know before you go. Float 2.0 air cylinder must be purchased separately.The Float Airbag system does not guarantee survival in an avalanche incident. Educate yourself make good decisions and know before you go

- CampSaver.com

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