Helite are the Worldwide Experts in Airbag Technology
Helite Air Jackets offer protection for the back, pelvis, chest and neck coverage as well as preventing impact injuries. When not inflated the Air Jacket allows for full body movement. When inflated the jacket supports the spinal column to prevent over flexion of the spine. Multi directional trigger with fastest inflation time of less than 0.1 seconds. Your Air Jacket will arrive ready to use, supplied with 2 gas canisters (1 installed),lanard and saddle strap. The Helite Trigger system uses a screw in canister - this is the most proven and safest system when screwed in correctly. British Eventing, British Showjumping, British Dressage, The Pony Club and British Riding Clubs permitted. Helite are working with leading retail brands; Maxi-Cosi, Alstom, Peugeot, Michelin. Please see the link below to see the Helite Factory and their processes.
Please read the manual that is supplied before use.
All measurements taken in cm's
The Air Jacket should reach half way down the buttocks when deflated, this is to ensure it will cover the pelvis sufficiently when inflated.
It is important that there is enough room between the Air Jacket and the the Body Protector to allow for inflation, we suggest a fists width.
The Velcro straps can be adjusted accordingly.
Cross Country number bibs should be loosely fitted over an Air Jacket.
Adult and Large Child size Air Jackets should not be worn by anybody weighing less than 6 stone (38.1 kg)*. These take 60cc canisters.
Childs Small and Medium Air Jackets should not be worn by a child weighing less than 4 stone (25.4 kg)*. These take 50 cc canisters.