Mares XR Backplate - Stainless

$180.00
In Stock
SKU
XR-417507-3
With slot and hole alignments designed for maximum versatility and compatibility, the Mares XR Stainless Steel Backplates are most popular with saltwater divers and divers using aluminum tanks and/or drysuits.

Mares XR Backplate - Stainless

Mares XR Backplate - Stainless
Mares XR Backplate - Stainless

Stainless steel backplates are most popular with saltwater divers and divers using aluminum tanks and/or drysuits. The Mares XR Backplate is 316 marine grade stainless steel XR backplate with a flat matte finish weighs† approximately { 4.2 lb | 1.9 kg } and it is compatible with Mares XR Padding Kit.

The Mares XR backplate features a modern laser cut design:

  • 3 mm version weighs† approximately { 4.2 lb | 1.9 kg }.
  • { 11 in | 28 cm } centers mounting with three holes for height adjustability and a lozenge slot that allows easy assembly on doubles bolts without alignment concerns.
  • { 2 in | 5.1 cm } slots to accept directly threaded tank cam bands for single cylinder diving, improving stability by making the use of a single tank adapter optional.
  • { 2 in | 5.1 cm } horizontal and angled strap slots to allow your choice of straight or cross-over shoulder strap mounting.
  • { 2 in | 5.1 cm } slot at the base to accommodate a crotch strap.
  • { 3/8 in | 1 cm } perimeter holes (four on each side and four at the base) for mounting accessories such as light canisters, butt plates, inflation bottles, lumbar pads, and surface marking buoys.
  • Rounded corners and all edges are de-burred to reduce wear on the harness and wing. The lower corners have a slight bend for comfort.
  • { 15.75 in | 40.0 cm } high and { 10.63 in | 27.0 cm } wide at the base, { 8.75 in | 22.2 cm } wide at the top before the corner curve, with "V" depth of { 1.6 in | 4.1 cm }.
  • 316 marine grade passivated stainless steel with a flat matte finish and stamped Mares XR logo.
  • Compatible with the Mares XR Padding Kit.

† Although Mares documentation officially lists the weights as 2.5 kg our own measurements listed above disagree significantly when taken using multiple electronic scales and averaging across multiple items without including packaging. The Mares XR backplate is also available in an extra thick 6 mm version that weighs† approximately { 8.5 lb | 3.85 kg } for divers who wish to transfer even more weight off their waist.

More Information
Brand Mares Extended Range
SKU XR-417507-3
Weight 5.500000




     
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