• Saturday , 18 November 2017

Scubapro Knighthawk Review, Comfort and Durability

The Scubapro Knighthawk BCD has been a staple of the Scubapro range for years with very good reason. It is a well made, quality BC that is designed for in water efficiency while maximizing comfort. Over time, it has remained a bench mark of rear inflating, recreational BCDs and is worth a good look for anyone interested in this style of BC.

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Key Features of the Scubapro Knighthawk

Scubapro Knighthawk BCD

  • Ample weight system consisting of quick release weight pockets for 20lb to 24lb (9.1kg to 11kg) and rear trim pockets for carrying additional 10lbs (4.5kgs).
  • Back inflating air cell reduces hydro drag and eliminates clutter and compression on the front of a divers body.
  • Made robust and durable. 1000 Denier out bladder and the inner bladder is 420 Denier. Welded seams and laminate interior.
  • Comfortable and generous padding including cushioned neck roll and padded back pad.
  • 3 dump deflation system. Includes dumps on left and right shoulder as well as a rear left side dump.

The Knighthawk is a low profile back inflate BCD that maximizes comfort. The entire air cell is positioned behind the diver to eliminate clutter on the divers front and it lessens the drag experienced with an inflated BC. Compression straps attached to the aircell retract the bladder as air is dumped from the BCD.

The BCD incorporates a backpack style harness providing support and comfort. The shoulder straps have rotating, quick release buckles that allow perfect strap orientation for a great fit. The knighthawk’s harness also include four stainless-steel pre-bent D rings.

A solid, contoured back adds to the Knighthawk’s stability while generous padding keeps it comfortable and snug. The neck roll has neoprene padding and soft padding covers the back-plate. The Knighthawk has good cargo carrying capacity with two dual zippered pockets. One of the pockets expands when rolled out to allow carrying of larger items.

Is the Scubapro Knighthawk Recommended?

The Scubapro Knighthawk BC is easy to recommend for any recreational divers that like the freedom and comfort of a rear inflating BCD. The Knighthawk is well design and well made, making it an ideal first BCD purchase.

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