Be free and stay safe.
The slim ABS Vario 15 Cover is the choice for your ABS Vario Base Unit with dual airbag system if you love lift-access backcountry. Both you and your 15-liter capacity pack will fit on the chairlift just fine, while it holds all your touring or sidecountry essentials, including your shovel, probe, tools, hydration system, and helmet. After you cross into unbounded terrain and get wanderlust, strap on your board(s), and roam free.
- Cushy harness system and hip-belt ensure carrying comfort
- Height-adjustable sternum strap and leg strap make sure that the pack stays on under stress
- Main compartment is top-accessible via horizontal zip for quick get-in-and-grabs
- Volume capacity is 15L; carrying capacity with Vario Base Unit is 175lb
- Weighs a mere 15oz
- Nylon ripstop is tough, lightweight, and durable
- Shovel and probe fit inside main compartment or front pocket
- Skis secure vertically or diagonally; snowboard straps secure your board, and ice axe holder keeps the tool where you want it
- Detachable helmet holder for easy access, when you need it
- Hydration-compatible so you can use your reservoir and stay quenched
- Front pocket has long water-resistant zipper; accessory pouch organizes small items
- Attaches securely to the Vario Base Unit with YKK zipper
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Can this be used as a small day pack without...
Can this be used as a small day pack without the Vario base unit, or does it absolutely need the base unit?
It needs the base unit. This is a cover that zips on to the base unit, and does not have its own straps.