A small 2,700-psi (186 bar) compressed-air cylinder, single-chamber 150-liter airbag, and super efficient Venturi System make the Float system efficient and compact.
BCA Float cylinders may be refilled either by BCA in Boulder, CO, or at authorized refill stations. BCA does not recommend attempting to refill cylinders yourself or at non-authorized locations as the process requires training, documentation and parts provided by BCA.
SHIPPED WITH EMPTY CYLINDER; MUST BE FILLED PRIOR TO USAGE
Main zippered pocket
Dedicated shovel and probe pocket
Engine Compartment - Houses the cylinder and all other components to fill the airbag
Lined goggle pocket
Waist belt pocket
Ice axe carry strap
Freezeproof hydration system but reservoir NOT included
Airbag Trigger can be set to left or right side
Weight - 6.4 lbs/2903 g (entire system including cylinder), 5.1 lbs/2313 g (pack, airbag, engine, no cylinder), 3.4 lbs/1542 g (pack only, no airbag, engine or cylinder)
Optional snowboard carry sold separately
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.
Products with Compressed Air must ship International Standard Ground to Canada and cannot be shipped to APO/FPO or other International addresses.