Apeks WTX Back Plate Aluminum -Features and Specifications
Offered in either 304 stainless steel or 6061 anodized aluminum alloy.
The stainless steel weighs approx 5 lbs (2.2 kg).
The aluminum weighs approx 1 lb 11oz (753g).
4 each upper and lower slots accommodate nylon cylinder bands so a single cylinder can be strapped directly to the plate. Having a series of 4 slots provides lateral stability of the cylinder that traditional 2 slot plates cannot.
3 holes at the top of the plate offer a range of height adjustments for the buoyancy cells and the cylinders. In addition, a corresponding lower centre slot allows for lower band bolts that are misaligned.