The Apeks WTX Stainless Steel Backplate
is a tough and reliable backplate for your BCD setup. Weighing in at just over 2kg, the 304 stainless steel adds a good amount of trim weight close to your centre of buoyancy and is tough so that you can mount anything to it and it will stay solid.Who’s the WTX Backplate For?
The WTX is a modern classic design for divers moving into backplate and harness setups. The 304 Steel is strong and heavy, so you don’t need to carry as much lead on your weightbelt. Suitable for both single cylinder and twin cylinder setups the WTX is what you need to start building a backplate and harness setup.Recommended Accessories
Apeks WTX Deluxe Single Piece Harness
Apeks WTX Adjustable Harness4 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 cannot3 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 misaligned2” wide crotch strap slotUpper and lower perimeter holes along either side and holes along the bottom allow for the mounting of accessoriesElectro-plate finish and a laser-etched Apeks logo to enhance the look of the plateFeatures:
- 304 Stainless Steel
- Weight: 4.7 lbs / 2.15 kg