RRP $499.00 $449.00

Prime


Mares
  • This products Overview

    The Mares Prime, Comfort and Style in a BCD that will amaze you, Standard BCD with Option to Upgrade with MRS Plus Mechanical Release System for Integrated Weights. The Prime BCD provides Stowage for your Octopus Regulator and Pressure Gauge, with Roomy Zippered Pockets and 1-Aluminum and 2-Heavy-Duty Techno-Polymer D-Rings for Accessory Storage and Attachment. The Prime's Air Cell is made from Durable Cordura 420 Nylon with a Polyurethane Laminated Interior. The Prime has a Rigid Backpack System with Handle. The Prime is ideal for people who want to get started with their diving adventure.

    The Prime is a Jacket Style BCD providing ample Lift with 30.8 lbs to 52.9 lbs (14.2 to 24 kg) of Buoyancy in its size range. Shoulder Straps, Adjustable Chest Strap and a Waist Strap are all equipped with Squeeze-Style" Side Quick-Release Buckles that along with the Adjustable Cummerbund provide a Custom Fit and Ease of Donning and Doffing.

    Buoyancy Control is established with the Ergo Inflator and two Rear Quick-Dump/Over-Pressure Relief Valves. The Ergo is the Standard Inflation/Deflation Control Unit on Mares BCD's, the Ergo Inflator has been designed according to Ergonomic Guidelines Intuitive to use and offers Maximum Grip. The Ergo Inflator comes standard with a 3/8" Threaded Low Pressure Quick-Disconnect Hose. The Prime weighs 6.8 lbs (3.1 kg), is Black in color, comes with an Owner's Manual and is covered by a 24 month limited warranty.

  • specifications

  • Comfort and Style in a Amazing BCD
  • Stowage for Octopus Regulator and Pressure Gauge
  • 1-Aluminum and 2-Heavy-Duty Techno-Polymer D-Rings for Accessory Attachment
  • Air Cell: Durable Cordura 420 Nylon with a Polyurethane Laminated Interior
  • Rigid Backpack System with Handle
  • Great New Diver BCD
  • Jacket Style BCD
  • Lift: 30.8 lbs to 52.9 lbs (14.2 to 24 kg) of Buoyancy (Size Dependent)
  • Torso Adjustable Shoulder Straps
  • Adjustable Chest Strap
  • Waist Strap with Adjustable Cummerbund
  • All Straps Equipped with Squeeze-Style" Side Quick-Release Buckles
  • Ease of Donning & Doffing
  • Buoyancy Control: Ergo Inflator and 2 Rear Quick-Dump/Over-Pressure Relief Valves
  • Ergo: Standard Inflation/Deflation Control Unit on Mares BCD's
  • 3/8" Threaded Low Pressure Quick-Disconnect Hose
  • Weight: 6.8 lbs (3.1 kg)
  • Owner's Manual
  • 2 Year Limited Warranty
  • size chart

    XS SM MD LG XL
    Height ft/in <5'5" 5'5"-5'9" 5'5"-5'11" 5'7"-6'1" >5'11"
    cm <165 165-175 160-180 170-185 >180
    Weight lbs <120 110-155 130-175 155-200 >175
    kgs <55 50-70 60-80 70-90 >80
    Waist in 27-35 29-37 35-45 40-47 43-55
    cm 70-90 75-95 90-115 100-120 110-140
    Chest in <37 33-42 29-45 42-47 >47
    cm <95 85-105 95-115 105-120 >120
    Lift Capacity lbs 30.8 30.8 38.1 42.5 49.6
    kg 14.2 14.2 17.3 19.3 22.5
    Weight Capacity lbs 18 MRS Plus/ 10 Trim 18 MRS Plus/ 10 Trim 26MRS Plus/ 10 Trim 26 MRS Plus/ 10 Trim 26 MRS Plus/ 10 Trim
    kg 8 MRS Plus/ 4.5 Trim 8 MRS Plus/ 4.5 Trim 12 MRS Plus/ 4.5 Trim 12 MRS Plus/ 4.5 Trim 12 MRS Plus/ 4.5 Trim
    Product Weight lbs 7.9 8.1 8.4 8.8 9.0
    kgs 3.6 3.7 3.8 4.0 4.1