Mares Avantgarde Hub

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Mares Avantgarde Hub


Mares Avantgarde Hub

Mares Avantgarde Hub



Our premium system - equipped with a high performance regulator, octo, MRS weight system and also includes Airlock, our pneumatic tank band harnessing system. Every HUB features a rugged metal body second stage along with our patented DFC and VAD technology. The result is effortless breathing whether youre diving at 20 ft. or 180 ft. The ultimate in diving freedom; the HUB system.

HUB Avantgarde

Technical characteristics
• Proton Ice second stage, Octopus Proton, for top performance, minimizing bulk and weight
• BC with Dragonfly cut
Combines the advantages of back-mounted BCs with those of the traditional design for perfect buoyancy control in all diving conditions
• Patented M.R.S. (Mechanical Release System)
for the integrated weights. Reliable,
simple and easy to use
• Oral inflator stowed in a dedicated compartment, for ease of use
• Accessory pocket
Inside the instrument compartment
• Buoyancy bag in 1000 denier
DuPont Cordura® fabric
• BC body and pockets
made from Ultra-tex,
a material with exceptionally high resistance to abrasion and aging.
The special surface finish minimizes friction against the water, thereby reducing resistance to forward motion
• Chest strap with 25 mm quick release buckle
to keep the shoulder straps in their correct natural position and prevent them from slipping
• Rear 'Trim weight' weight compartments, ideal for an optimal distribution of the weights
• Stainless steel rings Two 40 mm rings on the shoulder straps. Two 40 mm rings on the BC body
• A carrying bag, made from a special semi-foamed material for maximum protection, is included with the product
• Airlock as standard, with dedicated hose is included with the product

An exclusive design patent of Mares, allows you to fasten the HUB to the tank with very little effort, safely and easily. Simply pre-tension the tank retaining band slightly - an easy maneuver, thanks to the new buckle. Then, by operating the special control, the tank strap will be pulled tight by the air pressure.
A check valve and an automatic mechanical clamping system ensure a stable and secure connection

The brand new carrying bag is designed to perfectly contain and protect your HUB. Used open, it can also hold a mask, fins and light wetsuit

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EAN retail barcodes:
768225012849 (S)
768225012801 (L)
768225012825 (M)
768225012863 (XL)

Size chart. Bcd jackets

Use the chart below to determine your size. If you´re on the borderline between two sizes, order the smaller size for a tighter fit or the larger size for a looser fit. If your measurements for bust and waist correspond to two different suggested sizes, order the size indicated by your bust measurement.

  • cm
  • inch
  • Kg
  • Pounds
Size Height (cm)(inch) Weight (Kg)(Pounds) Chest circumference (cm)(inch) Hip circumference (cm)(inch)

150 - 165

58.5 - 64.35



75 - 95

29.25 - 37.05

67 - 90

26.13 - 35.1


150 - 165

58.5 - 64.35



75 - 95

29.25 - 37.05

70 - 94

27.3 - 36.66


160 - 175

62.4 - 68.25



85 - 105

33.15 - 40.95

70 - 94

27.3 - 36.66


165 - 180

64.35 - 70.2



95 - 115

37.05 - 44.85

85 - 112

33.15 - 43.68


170 - 185

66.3 - 72.15



105 - 120

40.95 - 46.8

96 - 112

37.44 - 43.68


180 - 195

70.2 - 76.05



110 - 125

42.9 - 48.75

108 - 136

42.12 - 53.04

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Customer reviews & questions (9)

Product rating 5 / 5


Hi, Does the Mares Hub come with botheration 1st & 2nd stage? Regards Jacob

Huba huba !

The HUB is undeniably the most presitigous gear a diver can don!! I have had it for a month now and logged over 35 dives with it in Thailand and the Red Sea. It is very relialable with top end components in every aspect. Plus, I automatically become the talk of the RIB when suite up! A truly liberating and flashy system that shows how serious and aware I am about my hobby. Thanks Scubastore for all your help, patience, excellent service and pricing...I couldn t have enjoyed the HUB without you!!!

Avantgarde 2003

Made 8 dives on Cyprus whith it and I love it. Pros (+): M.R.S = no more hurting back (12kg). Wing = right position under water. Airlock = overkill, but easy to strap bottle. Airtrim = works over my expectation, and is always on the same place. backplate = comfort. Will soon try it in coldwater with drysuit. Where attach drusuite hose? Cons(-): attaching drysuite hose to regulator 2nd stage = can not close pocket. Pockets are smal (right is a joke). Why not V32 as 1st stage, when proton ice as 2nd? It´s MR16, not declared. Changing to DIN (300bar) = serial # of 1st stage gone.


I am truly enjoying my dives with the HUB. I cannot imagine diving with a conventional bcd-jacket and Regulator anymore! However, Thank You.

Avantgarde 2003

1st stage is unfortunately modified MR16. It can´t be repleaced whith V32 easely, if at all. As you can see LP-connector is larger then in another 1st stage. One hole most supply/deliver more air, because bouth 2nd stages are supplyed from that port. Its huge misstake to not deliver top of line produkt with top of line 1st stage. I think Mares is aware of that, and thats the reason why they don´t talk abouth it in data or even showing it on photo. M.R.S is the same as in all Mares jackets with MRS.


Thanks Dive Inn for the quick delivery on my gear which only took 4 working days to get to N.Z. This was my first dive ever in the Hub and I have to say it was just magnificant, so easy to use and so comfortable. The Prtotn Ice second stage was perfect, breathing though this made diving a breeze. I higly recommend this dive package, and company to any one. Thanks Juan. New Zealand

Mares avantgarde hub

я думаю это самый лучший компенсатор! Спасибо!

Good product

Good product damage the gauge is optional as it is essential.

Very comfortably!

Excellent BCD, thank you! Integrated loads are securely fastened, I liked airlock on the balloon. A wonderful and compact for transportation ryuzkzak

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