FAQ

Is the Hexys Lifesaver reusable?

The Hexys is reuseable as many times as needed. Just take out the used Hexys Cylinder, fold the bag back into it’s pouch, screw in the new Hexys CO2 Cylinder and you are ready to get back to the beach, lake, river, pool, or favorite fishing hole!

How many cylinders do I get with the Hexys wearable?

Each Hexys wearable purchased comes with two Hexys CO2 Cylinders. 

How much does the Hexys wearable weigh?

The Hexys wearable is small but packs a big punch!  At just 4.9 ounces, the Hexys can be worn without interfering with your favorite water activity.

Does the Hexys wearable come in different sizes?

Currently, the Hexys is available in a “One size fits most“ version. The wristband can be adjusted easily.

Which activities is the Hexys wearable most suited for?

The Hexys was designed to be suitable for any kind of water sport. Whether it be swimming, surfing, snorkeling, fishing, or stand up paddling, the Hexys is the perfect companion for you!

Can I take Hexys with me on an airplane?

The Hexys LifeSaver contains a Cartridge with 12 grams of pressurized, non-flammable CO2 gas. In air travel it is regarded as hazardous material.

However, based on a ruling of the IATA, the international trade association of the world‘s airlines, you are allowed to carry four such cartridges with you on an airplane in carry-on and checked luggage with approval of the aircraft operator (Table 2.3A, Subsection 2.3 from the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulation).

Since not all of the ground personnel may be aware of these official regulations, we recommend that you download and print this document and take it with you on your journey.

 

Security

Is Hexys a Personal Flotation Device? Can it replace a life-vest?

Hexys is not a Personal Flotation Device (PFD) and cannot replace a life-vest, but it is a recreational water-device. We recommend wearing Hexys as an additional backup device together with an authorized PFD.

Is there an age limitation for using the Hexys?

Hexys is sleek, lightweight but durable design makes it perfect for anyone older than 16 years of age.

Is there a weight limitation for using the Hexys?

The Hexys Lifesaver is tested and proven to provide buoyancy to an adult in excess of 130 kg / 285 lbs.

Where can I find further security information?

Please read our security advice.