August 2012
:: EDGE II ::

Time for a new Edge Edge II

The long due EDGE II is finally out, replacing the veteran Edge, thousands of which are in use. The new EDGE II continues the legacy of Edge it stands out for its comfort, finish and compact clean lines. Its concept is based on modern principles, with special attention to safety and performance of the harness.

Three way view of harness.

The new EDGE II now has the necessary edge to be competitive. Modern attractive design, more comfortable, lighter and more advanced, but still robust and well built to last for years. Based on Edge, but implementing all accumulated experience during its production, the new EDGE II offers many advantages over previous version. Equipped with new lighter Quick Lock Buckles, sophisticated airmesh padded back support and new attractive color design, geared to meet the challenges of today's market.




EDGE II features and options:

  • Lighter easy to operate Quick Lock Buckle
  • Sophisticated color design
  • High density, lighter, stronger cloth
  • Ventilated, orthopedic back support for ultimate comfort aided by semi-rigid elements integrated into the back of the harness to spread load
  • Very clean outline - molded, clean shape, no wrinkles, no sagging or
    baggy look
  • Low drag slim, narrow profile.
  • Low volume easy to pack
  • Emergency Parachute located at bottom of harness with deployment handle on the side, easily accessible, perfect spot.
  • Webbing system with integrated "don't forget leg-strap" webbings, eliminating the possibility of launching with unsecured leg straps
    (3 separate locking points - two for legs and third for chest).
  • Versatile accelerator system with floating seat plate - for additional drag savings in accelerated position and easy in and out from the harness.
  • Accepts most airfoam protectors available, including APCO standard 15cm. protector and plate
  • Foam cushion placed between emergency parachute and seat plate for additional impact protection (DHV compatible)
  • Ample space in back pocket for storage of bag etc.
  • Prepared to hook-in radio or ballast in the back space
  • Integrated side pocket
  • Built-in ABS system for adjustment of weight shift control
  • Designed to accept any APCO carabiner, including the new 3 Ton
    forged carabiners
  • Available in 3 sizes - S/M, L/XL and XXL
  • No hard elements
  • Can be equipped with foot rest for supine flying and added comfort
  • Two internal side pockets for camera and radio stowage
  • Weight shift sensitivity adjuster (webbing adjustments for rear of seat plate)
  • Partial front neoprenne closure
  • Heavy duty, friction resistant bottom cloth
  • Additional internal document pocket in the back
  • Airmesh lining for breathability and comfort - all parts in contact with the body
  • APCO's famous Wonder Bar compatible




EDGE II HARNESS WEIGHT

Harness Weight Data
Weight of Harness 3.550 [Kg]
Standard Seatplate 0.500 [Kg]
Airfoam Protector 0.750 [Kg]
Airfoam Lexan Plate 0.300 [Kg]
Side plate set of 2 0.120 [Kg]



1. Shoulder Length adjuster
2. Side reclining position adjuster
3. Weight shift sensitivity adjuster
4. Chest webbing adjuster
5. Adjuster for front part of seat
6. Leg strap

A. Back accelerator pulley
B. Front accelerator pulley
C. Emergency parachute integrated bridle

EDGE II will accept any APCO emergency parachute in our standard deployment bag

Special attention was given to secure and safe deployment under any circumstances





COLORS:


Three way view of harness.



To fully appreciate EDGE II we recommend you take one you will not be disappointed

The EDGE II really has the Edge


Any questions, feel free.

Blue Skies,

APCO Team



apco@apcoaviation.com

Tel: +972 4 627 3727
Fax: +972 4 627 3728
www.apcoaviation.com

 

pilot harness side viewVentilated, orthopedic back

 

 

 

pilot harness 15 degree viewChest Quick Lock Buckle with "don't forget leg-strap "

 

 

 

pilot harness 15 degree viewLeg strap Quick Lock Buckle

 

 

 

pilot harness backWeight shift sensitivity adjuster

 

 

 

pilot harness front viewSide pocket

 

 

 

pilot tlock buckleTwo internal radio/camera pockets

 

 

 

reserve deployment handlesAmple space in back pocket for storage of bag