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chefchris
09-21-2007, 13:12
I have a transpac and just ordered 2 XS Scuba Trim Weight Pouches. What would you suggest I use to fasten these to my D Rings behind my harness?

Thanks.

CompuDude
09-21-2007, 13:21
Normally trim weights slip onto the cam bands. Where is it you want these?

chefchris
09-21-2007, 13:42
Normally trim weights slip onto the cam bands. Where is it you want these?

There are 3 D Rings behind the "plate" on the traspac. When you have it on, the D Rings run vertical from about shoulder to elbow.

quasimoto
09-22-2007, 17:23
Might runs some webbing from one d-ring to the other. Other than the cams you are screwed.

scubasavvy
09-22-2007, 19:03
I would totally go with the cam band idea. They make pouches designed for that specifically. Can't think of any other way to do it...

chefchris
09-23-2007, 17:55
Seems like I heard about people attaching them to the d rings on the back. I put some arrows on a picture to help see where I'm talking about.
http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b103/christoomany/transpac.jpg

If you were going to mount these on a cam strap, how would you do it?

Here's the weight pouch.
http://divesports.com/images/WB550vwghtpouchlg.jpg

finflippers
09-23-2007, 18:09
If you have the long weights with a hole on each end to connect them then connect them with quick links.

finflippers
09-23-2007, 18:14
Mine is connected to the top back D ring and the bottom back D ring using Quicklinks. Here is the one i have.

CompuDude
09-24-2007, 14:24
Seems like I heard about people attaching them to the d rings on the back. I put some arrows on a picture to help see where I'm talking about.
http://i18.photobucket.com/albums/b103/christoomany/transpac.jpg

If you were going to mount these on a cam strap, how would you do it?

Here's the weight pouch.
http://divesports.com/images/WB550vwghtpouchlg.jpg

Quick links would probably work, if the spacing is close enough. The weight pouch you are using is not designed to be used that way, however... that's designed to go in the V channel of a solid backplate (with bolts spaced at 11" for it to thread onto). It may not be durable and/or closed well enough to withstand the elements without protection, since that's not what they're designed for.

chefchris
09-24-2007, 21:29
I got them today. Went and bought some copper BB's and filled em up. I'll use a scale at work tomorrow to even them out. Got the quick links and everything looks A OK. I'll try em out Saturday.

plot
09-24-2007, 22:19
If that doesnt work, i put those XS scuba weight pockets on my tank bands. It's centered so it doesnt mess with my side to side trim (if that makes sense?). Make sure whatever you add to one d-ring on one side, you add the same to the other side so you don't end up swimming sideways... that is, unless youre carrying equipment or something and need to be trimmed out so you arnt swimming sideways. :)