About Zeagle Backplates

You want high lift? Zeagle delivers with the Big Bertha and Little Bertha Dual Inflator Redundant Bladder Assemblies. Two independent 85 or 55 lbs (38.5 or 24.95 kg) lift inner bladders inside a single bladder cover are the ultimate in lift! Bladders come equipped with Zeagle's Bx Power Inflator Assemblies. Both the Bertha and the Little Bertha have 2 Bx Inflators and 2 Over Pressure Relief Valve (OPV) with Pull Dump Cords. Each Bladder has one of its Bx Inflators equipped with a Cable Activated Rapid Exhaust (RE) Valve.

The Inner Urethane Bladders are Radio Frequency (RF) Welded for Strength and Durable providing years of reliable service. The Outer Bladder Cover is Constructed of Heavily Reinforced 1050-Denier Ballistic Nylon that is Abrasion Resistant and Durable. All Mounting Grommets are made from Corrosion Resistant Plated Brass. The Outer Bladder is equipped with Durable YKK Zippers for easy access to the Internal Urethane Bladders. Both the Big and Little Bertha are covered by Zeagle's Limited Lifetime Warranty.

One reason why the Zeagle Backplates is popular is because of its Durable.

Warranty Information

This product has a limited lifetime warranty.

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Zeagle Backplates Features

  • Zeagle Back-Plates
  • Steel or Anodized Aluminum Construction
  • Extended Slots for Easy Mounting
  • Use with Single or Double Cylinders
  • No Adapters Needed
  • Easily Mount Current Zeagle Bladder Assembly
  • Includes Mounting Hardware
  • Dimensions: (H x W) 15.75" x 9.5" (40 x 24.1 cm)
  • Weight: Stainless Steel 5 lbs (2.27 kg)
  • Weight: Anodized Aluminum 1.7 lbs (0.77 kg)
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty

Zeagle Backplates Specifications

Material
Stainless Steel Or Anodized Aluminum
Cylinder Capacity
Single Or Double
Dimensions
(H X W) 15.75" X 9.5" (40 X 24.1 Cm)
Weight
Stainless Steel: 5 Lbs (2.27 Kg), Anodized Aluminum: 1.7 Lbs (0.77 Kg)
Hardware
Included
Weight [with packaging]
Black Anodized Aluminum: 1.9 lb,
Stainless Steel: 5.35 lb

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4.7

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  • Durable (5)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Cold water (3)
    • Extreme depths (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Advanced diver (3)
      • Diving Type:
      • Drift diving (4), Night diving (4), Open water diving (4), Wreck diving (4)

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    5.0

    Zeagle is the bomb!

    By Heavy Junk

    from Canton, NC

    About Me Professional

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Lots Of Features
    • Perfect Fit For Zeagle

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Zeagle Back-Plates:

        I use this with my double 131 OMS tanks. Very secure with the heavy tanks. Also very easy to go back and forth with single tanks. I am a rescue diver with a rescue squad. This allows for many variations with dive set up.

        • Diving Type:
        • Drift Diving, Night Diving, Open Water Diving, Rescue Diving, Wreck Diving
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        5.0

        Get the stainless!

        By cranky techie

        from Monterey, ca

        About Me Advanced

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easily Adjustable

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Cold Water
          • Extreme Depths

          Comments about Zeagle Back-Plates:

          I have the aluminum, which is okay. (I got a great deal on it) But it is prone to corrosion, because the anodize gets scratched by the hardware that holds your doubles in place. Certainly buying new, the extra $15 for the stainless is well worth it.

          Titanium is just silly, unless you wear zero lead on your weight belt. (think about it, if you make the BP lighter, you'll just have to add lead to compensate. Your lowest staggering weight on the boat is when every part of cyour rig is made out of the strongest, thinest and densest materials available)

          • Diving Type:
          • Tehnical

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          5.0

          Great Value

          By Bob W.

          from SFV, Ca.

          About Me Advanced

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Comfortable
          • Durable
          • Easily Adjustable

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Doing it Sort-of Right

            Comments about Zeagle Back-Plates:

            Like the Backplate better with Doubles. They work fine with the BCs but feel more stable and have more freedom here. The Stainless Steel plate let me drop 5 lbs too. The Backplate gave me more sturdy mounting options for can light, etc. Also, a 6ft pony slips up on the side out of the way and is held with the valve right where I want it. Everything mounts perfectly for a doing-it-sort-of-right diver like me. I don't use exact GUE configuration but the platform allows everything to stay where I put it for instant easy access.

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            4.0

            solid back plate

            By bug catcher

            from Wisconsin

            About Me Advanced Diver

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            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Comfortable
            • Durable

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Cold Water
              • Extreme Depths
              • Tech diving

              Comments about Zeagle Back-Plates:

              difficult to attach to my Tech B.C. because L.P. didn't send all the proper straps, nuts + bolts along for attachment. I called Zeagle and got the attachment video along with an,(Im sorry L.P. didn't send the straps). I explained how I attached it and they said "good job, innovative but not right, but ok. The unit was one price when out of stock and higher price when in stock, but still cheaper then the local dive shop w-L.P./30% off.

              • Diving Type:
              • Cave Diving, Drift Diving, Night Diving, Open Water Diving, Rescue Diving, Wreck Diving

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              4.0

              Light & Durable

              By Eddie

              from Sydney Australia

              About Me Advanced Diver

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Durable

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Recreation
                • Warm Water

                Comments about Zeagle Back-Plates:

                Very good finish

                • Diving Type:
                • Drift Diving, Night Diving, Open Water Diving, Wreck Diving

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                STEVE P  what is the single tank adapter DIV109OSS? is it on your web site?
                Alper T  What about the mounting hardware? Is it 519 BKBA assembling nuts?
                Frank L  Yes, that is correct. Includes mounting hardware.
                ufc s  Includes belt harness and clutch?
                Monica s  this is only the back plate and mounting hardware.
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