- Delivery & Returns
The Mares XR Aluminium Backplate is made from 6061 marine grade aluminium alloy that has been laser cut, laser etched and anodised for a long lasting, precision finish. The design incorporates 13 slots, 15 holes and has a total weight of approximately 750g.
- 8 slots specially designed for optimal positionning of the harness webbing
- 2 upper and 2 lower slots for nylon cylinder bands so a single cylinder can be strapped directly.
- Having only 2 slots provides enough lateral cylinder stability without weakening the strength of the spine
- 2'' wide crotch strap slot
- 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 center slot allows for lower band bolts that are misaligned
- 4 Upper and lower perimeter holes along either side and 4 holes along the bottom allow for the mounting of accessories and sidemount butt plate
Can be combined with the following to make a full wing setup:
- Bent lower edges
- Mares XRs logo and lazer cut shaped axis
- Highly technical pre-shape - Unparalleled versatility
- Ultra-rugged unfoldable backbone
- Pushed to limits intensive testing
- Total modularity: all Harnesses and Donuts/Wings
- Thickness 3 mm
- Weight 750 g
- Compatible with Deluxe Padding - Butt Plate
We offer free tracked UK standard delivery on orders over £50.
Standard UK delivery is £3.50 for orders under £50 and sent using Royal Mail First Class delivery. You will receive your order 2 - 3 days from the date of dispatch. Order by 2pm on a working weekday, and we will aim to dispatch the same day.
Next Working Day for the UK is £6.99.
International shipping rates depend on items, shipment weight and destination. Shipping costs are calculated at checkout.
If you change your mind, it doesn’t fit, or you become inflicted with buyer’s regret - that's OK!
Mike's Dive Store offer an extended returns policy of 30 days - so you can be rest assured if the suit, piece of diving equipment or gift doesn't suit then just send it back, and we will either exchange it or offer a full refund less any postage costs. Too easy!
Please note that there are some special order items on our website that will be subject to a 20% re-stocking fee, but we will let you know about these items before we special order them so that you are aware of this. If this is the case we can always help with correct sizing so that we minimise the risk of return.