The Mares Magellan BCD is a true travel BCD with an innovative new strap system for increased comfort! Extremely light weight with size small/medium weighing only 5 lbs. (2 kg) yet delivers 41 lbs. (18.5 kg) of lift. High quality, compressible and durable material is used on the shoulders, back, and weight pocket areas for greater comfort. Integrated quick release weight system – The simple and easy to operate integrated weight system uses simple release buckles. Included weight pockets vary in size depending on the size of the BCD. XL includes two 13 lbs. (6 kg) capacity pockets and 9 lbs. (4 kg) for the M/L and XS/S. Inside hook and loop to section the pocket in case you don’t use the full capacity. The most modern and reliable integrated weight system: spacious, simple, and easy to use. Weight pockets are made of durable polyester 600 and ABS plastic material for long life. The weight pockets have zippered closure for positive weight retention. Trim Weight With the Magellan, you can use weight pockets that can be placed on the back, on the tank-fastening strap (optional), for better weight distribution.
A large folding and self-draining pocket is positioned on the right side of the cummerbund. Aluminum D-Rings – Two 1.6″ (40 mm) D-rings below the weight pockets, and two 1″ (25mm) D-rings on the shoulder straps. With torso adjustable shoulder straps, adjustable chest and waist straps, all equipped with squeeze-style side release buckles for easy donning and doffing. Concave ergonomic shoulders (patent pending) increased comfort in chest/shoulder area provides trouble free comfort for female divers. New concave curvature shoulder straps – These new shoulder straps have an unprecedented ergonomic shape, designed to meet the needs of the female diver as well. Ultimately allowing for maximum comfort and freedom of movement.
A true travel BCD with an innovative new strap system for increased comfort!
- The true travel BCD: extremely lightweight
- Integrated quick release weight system
- Optional trim weight (to be placed on the tank band)
- Foldable with no rigid backpack
- Strap loop backpack feature for easy adjustment
- 1 Roll-Up pocket
- Concave ergonomic shoulders (patent pending): Inceased comfort in chest/shoulder aera
- Trouble free for female divers