And the reviews are in:
"10 stars" (Perfect score) - Diver Magazine
Average Customer Review: based on 9 reviews.Rating: Mares Prestige 2 MRS Plus BC Review - Scuba Gear Reviews
hi,ive been diving a scubapro jacket style bc,i love the companys cinch strap tank band.its idiot proof,no slipping,no pulling of straps and buckles.my question is what kind of system does mares use to secure a tank?
Hello Gerard, this does not have the same type strap system as the ScubaPro version. It has a tighting strap system the strep does not disconnect so you will have to fit the strap over the tank to put it into the correct postion. If you have any other questions or would like to place an order please feel free to give us a call at 1.800.347.2822.
getting new BC read scubalabs review of the mares presige 2 and gets great reviews.Thinking of this bc or a scubapro glide X.Would like your input as to which one.Also does a oceanic alternate air fit on the prestige2?
want to order the mares prestige 2 with mares air attached.When i go to pay with paypal the mares bcd charges me shipping.It says free shipping.
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I would like to purchase this BCD for my husband as a gift but not sure what size. He is about 5 10", weighs about 235 - 240 and his waist is about 38 inches. Would I purchase a large or Xlarge. Thank you for your help.
Can you use the Aqua Lung Airsource 3 with this BCD? I prefer that over standard octo.
Hi Barry, This bcd can''t use the Airsource 3. Here is the Mares octo. http://www.scuba.com/scuba-gear-33/035071/Mares-Alt-Air-Control-Integrated-Octo.html
Does the Mares Prestige 2 MRS Plus BC come with weights or do you have to purchase this separately? If so, what is the recommended weight system for this BC?
Prestige MRS Plus
Dedicated to people who aren't willing to compromise on anything
• New bladder with increased lift capacity (20.5kg/200N)
• Long backpack with handle and padded backpack cover
• Self-draining 3D pockets and rear Trim Weights
The big innovation in Prestige is a completely new bladder made of Cordura. Comfortable, enveloping, and featuring incredible lift capacity. Numerous details make this a sought-after BC - not just its unique look, but above all, performance. The integrated MRS plus weights, the rear Trim Weight pockets, and many other benefits you’ll never get tired of discovering.
All current in line Mares B.C.D.s are compatible up to 40% Oxygen (EAN 40) right out of the box.
Material: Cordura 1000
Rings: 4 Stainless steel; 2 Heavy duty technopolymer
Lift: 140N(XXS-XS); 150N(S); 160N (M); 200N(L); 235N(XL)
Mrs small: 417955
Mrs large: 417954
Air-cell enveloping diver on the sides and back. High lift capacity and a very comfortable position on the surface characterize this bladder design.
The standard inflation and deflation control device used in PADI training programs. Intuitive use and secure grip.