Backcountry Access Float 17 Speed Airbag - Unisex

5054-997

Backcountry Access Float 17 Speed Airbag - Unisex

5054-997
  • Available prices $595.00
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Description

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A low-profile avalanche airbag pack that trims weight without sacrificing utility. A single chamber Float 2.0 airbag uses a highly-efficient Venturi system. The setup is a minimalist option that's 30% smaller and 15% lighter than the original Float 1.0. Compact, refillable cartridges release 3,000 psi of compressed air in the event of an avalanche, with a a leg strap to helps the bag stay attached if you're caught in the slide. Its 17L capacity fits a probe, shovel and compact layers in the main compartment, with straps to attach tools or extra rigging on the outside.

  • Single chamber Float 2.0 airbag has the same super-efficient venturi system as the Float 1.0, but is 30% smaller and 15% lighter .
  • Compact and refillable air cartridge activates the release of 3,000 psi of compressed air.
  • Float 2.0 cartridge sold separately.
  • Empty cartridges can be filled at BCA authorized depots.
  • Main compartment has an internal shovel/probe pocket.
  • Ice tool loops and diagonal ski carry loops let you strap on extra gear.
  • Leg strap helps keep the pack on during an avalanche.

Tech specs

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Weight 2.54kg
Ideal for
  • Backcountry skiing
  • Snowboarding
Access

The location of all access points into the main compartment of the pack.

Clamshell zip
Volume 17L
Ventilated back panel No
Adjustable shoulder harness

An adjustable harness lets you change the height of the shoulder straps to fit your specific back length.

No
Dynamic suspension

The hipbelt and/or shoulder straps of the pack are designed to move, pivot or flex to follow your body’s movements. Each brand uses their own technology.

No
Carries Skis - diagonal
Additional feature(s)
  • Airbag included
  • Compression straps
  • Ice axe/pole attachment
Deployment System Compressed air
Canister Included No
Made in Vietnam