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Having an Ortovox ABS airbag backpack without an airbag is like having Bonnie without Clyde, or cookies without milk--it just doesn't really work. Ortovox's M. A. S. S. (Modular Airbag Safety System) Unit adds the avalanche-safety peanut butter to your empty-backpack jelly with two 85L airbags complete with fill and outlet valves, a piercing unit that screws into and punctures the canister when activated, trigger release protection, and height and angle trigger adjustments, all wrapped up in a handy integrated storage sack. Don't be a Castor without a Pollux--the M. A. S. S. Unit could save your life. This unit does not include the ABS Activation Unit (canister and trigger).
The ORTOVOX MASS System is the most flexible airbag system on the market. The removable Ortovox M.A.S.S. Modular ABS Airbag System is ready to insert into your ABS ready pack for essential backcountry protection from the danger posed by avalanche. REMOVABLE AIRBAG SYSTEM. Ortovox made the ABS system removeable. The M.A.S.S Unit (Modular Airbag Safety System) weighs only 1300 grams and can be inserted into any airbag backpack in less than three minutes. The M.A.S.S. unit is compatible with all ORTOVOX avalanche packs, giving it maximum verstility and enabling use in a wide variety of situations. Requires the ABS Activation Unit, sold separately. Conversion time: apporximately 3 minutes. Weight: 2.87 lbs (1300 g). Dimensions: 33 x 28 x 6 (cm)
- Tahoe Mountain Sports
The M.A.S.S Unit (Modular Airbag Safety System) weighs only 1300 g and can be inserted into any Ortovox airbag backpack in less than three minutes.The M.A.S.S. unit is compatible with all Ortovox avalanche backpacks, giving it maximum versatility and enabling use in a wide variety of situations.
Free Shipping. Ortovox M.A.S.S Unit (without Activation Unit) FEATURES of the Ortovox M.A.S.S Unit (without Activation Unit) (2)Airbags (each has a inflated volume of 85 liters) (1)Piercing unit (2)Fill and outlet valves (located on each airbag) (1)Release protection and Height and angle adjustments (1)Integrated storage sack SPECIFICATIONS of the Ortovox M.A.S.S Unit (without Activation Unit) Weight: 2 lbs 13 oz / 1300 g ALL CLIMBING SALES ARE FINAL.
The Ortovox Modular Airbag Safety System (M.A.S.S.) unit uses twin air bags to boost your chance of survival in an avalanche.This product will be shipped directly from Ortovox and will leave their warehouse in 2-3 business days. Eligible for UPS ground shipping only.. . . Twin bag technology greatly increases your chance of survival in the event of an avalanche. Each airbag has an inflated volume of 85 L. Unit can be installed in your pack in just three minutes or left at home if conditions allow. Stowable aluminum bracket helps prevent accidental ABS release. Release grip height, angle, and orientation (right- or left-side) can be easily adjusted. Unit weighs 2 lb. 13 oz. (1.3 kg). Compatible with any Ortovox ABS pack. ABS Activation Unit not included
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