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NOMAD XT WING

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FOR DIVERS WHO ALREADY HAVE A TRANSPAC HARNESS AND WISH TO BUILD A NOMAD SIDEMOUNT RIG OR FOR THE NOMAD DIVER WHO WANTS THE NEW SUPER FABRIC TECHNOLOGY, THE NOMAD XT WING IS WHAT YOU'RE LOOKING FOR. THIS IS THE SINGLE BLADDER VERSION.

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£ 474.95

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The Nomad XT is built with the ultimate streamlining in mind. A properly balanced sidemount rig should not require additional weight on the shoulders. Divers who wear heavy tanks or those just getting started with sidemount will often opt this older solution to resolve trim issues. Seeing this makeshift solution in the field, we redesigned our offroad sidemount rig with a new, wing design. Narrow at the neck and angled at the sides with more lift added to the bottom, the Nomad XT wing is designed to give lift where its most needed - at the hips.

We've also moved the inflater to the center, behind the neck and added an additional OPV to the bottom so divers who wish to swap these can now do so and retain an OPV dump at the bottom of the wing for safe gas dumping when inverted.

Available to divers who already own a TransPac® harness and wish to build a Nomad**. With 50lbs/22.6 kg of lift, the Nomad XT can be a single (BC4600) or dual bladder (BC4550-DUAL) wing. Its unique bladder design allows a single bladder Nomad XT to be altered to become a dual bladder wing at a later date, if desired.

The XT Wing Series is built upon the legendary toughness of SuperFabric® brand technology, a technical fabric resistant to cuts, pinches and abrasions. Created with a base fabric overlaid with tiny guard plates, this proprietary armoured surface, along with material science and strategic geometric patterns, transforms ordinary fabric into SuperFabric brand materials. The material maintains its flexibility and breathability, yet keeps sharp objects from penetrating.

Dive Rite has married SuperFabric with a 1680 ballistic nylon diver's side panel to create an armour-clad outer bag that is impervious to damaging pinches and cuts. The XT line's toughness if further enhanced with a heavy-duty, 210 denier nylon laminated bladder.

All Dive Rite wings are made exclusively in the U.S.A.

**If building your own Nomad Sidemount Rig, you'll want to make sure you have a buttplate, 2-inch crotch strap and bungees.

TECH SPECS

  • Approximate dimensions un-inflated: 28.5-in H x 23-in W (72.4cm x 58.4cm)
  • 3lbs (1.3kg)

TIPS

  • Designed only to work with the TransPac family
  • Use with gusset control for best results.
  • The daisy chain inside the wing is bungees connect on the system once installed. This protects the bungees better than earlier models that went on the outside of the harness and wing

WARRANTY

Dive Rite BCs carry a limited lifetime warranty. Dive Rite will repair or replace BCs proved to be damaged by faulty manufacture or material, at no cost, for the lifetime of the BC. This warranty applies only to the original retail purchaser. It does not cover commercial or rental use, nor does it extend to units purchased from other than an authorized Dive Rite dealer.