11 gauge (.115 inch) 304 grade stainless steel Laser cut for dimensional accuracy CNC-machined beveled edges to protect harness Final "polished finish" by hand for smooth slots and holes Angled and horizontal slots for "straight" or "cross-over" shoulder strap configuration
- Highland by XS Scuba's Stainless-Steel Backplate is made from durable and corrosion resistant 11 gauge (.115"/2.92 mm) 304-grade stainless-steel.
- XS Scuba's Aluminum Backplate is made from 5052 aluminum alloy with black anodized finish
- There is no need for a separate backplate when switching from doubles to a single cylinder set up. Backplate has cam band slots for single tank diving without the need for a single tank adapter.