ABS Vario 15 Avalanche Airbag Backpack

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The Vario Base Unit with ABSå¨ TwinBag system is TÌÏV certified (German Technical Control Board) and designed to withstand the enormous forces that occur during an avalanche.

The entire ABSå¨ carrying system ‰ÛÒ e.g. shoulder strap, hip strap, chest strap and leg strap ‰ÛÒ meets the TÌÏV requirements for extreme operational demands (PPE guidelines 89/686 EEC)
Height-adjustable chest strap
Outstanding fit and comfort
Integrated leg strap
ABSå¨ TwinBags with a volume of 170 l
Every Base Unit comes with a cover. A shovel and probe can easily be accomodated.
Easy attachment of different packs (15, 18, 25 and 40 l) by means of a zip. Load capacity 80 kg.
Size L: Back length from 18 inches or 46 cm (hip to shoulder)
Proven ABSå¨ steel cartridge made of high-tensile steel.

Burst pressure at least 675 bar
Filled weight: approx. 515 g
Refillable and easy to replace
VARIO 15L BLACK/ORANGE
Zip-On with a packed volume of 15 liters and a long zip for freeriding or single-day tours.

Emergency compartment for instant access to shovel and probe
SOS label with international emergency numbers
Convenient XL opening to the main compartment
Practical pockets for valuables
Ski, snowboard and ice ax mounts
Helmet mount optional available
The Zip-On 15 can easily be attached to the Vario Base Unit with TwinBag system.

More info on the ABS Airbag System can be found at this link.

What makes the ABS system such an essential piece of avalanche emergency equipment alongside the avalanche transceiver, probe and shovel? ABS is the only self-rescue system that has proven its life-saving effectiveness over the years. Of the 262 persons whose ABS avalanche airbag was activated, 97% survived, 84% were uninjured. This is no coincidence, which is why you can inform yourself here about the 10 ABS survival principles.

The Vario Base Unit with ABSå¨ TwinBag system is TÌÏV certified (German Technical Control Board) and designed to withstand the enormous forces that occur during an avalanche. Packs with different volumes can easily be zipped on. Every Base Unit comes with a cover. Proven ABSå¨ cartridge made of high-tensile steel.
Vario Zip-On with a packed volume of 15 liters and a long zip for freeriding or single-day tours.

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