Yates 388 Heli-Ops Harness
Designed specifically for heli-rappel and short-haul operations with a single frontal attachment point located two inches below a standard sternal attachment point, 4 inches above normal waist attachment. This new sub-sternal steel D ring attachment is the perfect balance point to allow a secure and comfortable attachment location while limiting unintentional inversion. The harness cannot be taken apart or chest separated from the seat portion. Waist belt portion of the harness uses smaller and thinner padding material to save weight and reduce bulk. Wide anatomical leg pads offer adequate comfort and support. Leg pad orientation can be adjusted to accommodate personal preferences. Easily donned and adjustable for variations in clothing and user size by use Stab-Lock quick connects buckle system on legs. The steel dorsal D ring is easily adjustable on the rear of the chest. 3600 lbf. personal retention lanyard D ring attachment located in the center rear of the waist pad. Shoulder straps are specially tailored to reduce chafing of the neck.