Part of the extremely versatile Vario line, the ABS
® Vario Zip-On 15 Airbag Pack (Base Unit Not Included) is the perfect zip-on for freeriding and short ski tours. With ski and snowboard carry options, an emergency avalanche tool compartment and hydrobag integration, the Vario 15 will zip onto your ABS
® base unit to offer you supreme protection without weighing you down. The ABS
® Vario Zip-On 15 Pack is designed to be paired with the ABS
® Vario Base Unit, which is available separately.
Base Unit Not Included
Two inside pockets for valuables
Separate emergency tool compartment
Snowboard / snowshoe attachment
New ski fixture
Helmet holder stowable against loss
Used Cartridges - Spent cartridges may only be refilled by ABS®; after deployment you should return the empty cartridge to an authorized dealer or ABS® where you will receive a credit toward the purchase of a full cartridge. Activation handles should be replaced at the same time.
Travelling with Airbag Packs - At this time, flying with charged (filled) cartridges or activation handles is prohibited from North American airports. You should be prepared to demonstrate that both your cylinder and handle are empty / have been discharged. Contact your airline for further information.
Warning - Wearing an airbag backpack is no guarantee of survival in an avalanche. Backcountry travelers are highly advised to educate themselves in snow stability assessment, route finding, and companion rescue and carry all of the conventional avalanche gear in addition to the airbag.
Used Activation Units - Spent activation units may only be refilled by ABS®; after deployment you should return the empty canister and trigger handle to an authorized dealer or ABS® where you will receive a credit toward the purchase of a full cartridge.