Mares F-light is a superb dedicated, light, travel BCD from Mares and one that can folded and packed to take up as little space as possible in your luggage. Despite its lightweight travel credentials the Mares F-Light BCD still has plenty of lift to cope with a variety of diving environments. By constructing the BCD using a soft padded backpack the Mares F-Light BCD can be folded and packed to as little as 45 x 30 x 30cm – about 50% of its size. Also featuring the traditional Mares Ergo inflator mechanism – the most ergonomically designed and reliable standard inflation system on the market.
Mares F-Flight is made out of 420-Cordura Nylon with a Polyurethane Lamination, a light yet strong material in a Jacket Style BCD design. The F-Light features 2 large zippered pockets, two rear Trim Weight pockets and 5 aluminum D-rings BCD utilizes a soft pack of padded PVC, aimed at maximum weight and volume reduction without jeopardizing performance. So easy to carry, you will never want to leave home without it .
The F-Light comes equipped with an adjustable cummerbund and waist strap with a squeeze Quick-Release Buckle. BCD comes standard with 3 Pull-Dump/Overpressure Relief Valves, one is incorporated into the top of the Ergo Inflator; another is located on the right shoulder and a third is located on the rear lower right. Activation of the valves is made easy with both the upper and lower right valves coming with pull cords and the valve incorporated into the Ergo Inflator is activated by an internal cable attached to the inflator mechanism.
The F-Light BCD has an adjustable sternum strap with quick-release buckle. A Nylon Webbing Cylinder Strap with durable non corrosive Cam Buckle secures your cylinder to the Jacket. BCD comes with its own storage bag.