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Sidemount Regulator Kit


As sidemount diving continues to grow, Apeks answers the need to deliver a kit that contains all of the necessary hardware and accessories, along with two of their award-winning XTX50 regulators, that will be convenient for the sidemount diver and save him money along the way. Everything a diver needs for a sidemount breathing system is found in this kit.

This product qualifies for Free Parts for Life


Kit contents:

  • 2 ea. XTX50 DIN regulators with 5 port swivel turrets
    • One XTX50 has a 83” / 210cm hose
    • One XTX50 has a 24” / 60cm hose
  • 2 ea. custom length MP inflation hoses (one for buoyancy system, one for drysuit)
  • 2 ea. brass pressure gauges with 6 inch hoses (units in PSI)
  • 1 ea. 90° elbow fitting
  • 1 ea. bungee necklace
  • 1 ea. stainless steel clip
  • 2 sets of short exhaust ports
  • Regulator bag to hold all
  • Setup illustration, CD manual and quick start guide

Please see separate entry for XTX50 regulator features and benefits.

The Apeks Sidemount Regulator Kit is the first CE approved sidemount kit specifically for this type of diving

Specs: DIN only
Type of first stage Over-balanced diaphragm design, environmentally sealed
Body Type Cylindrical, MP ports mounted on swivel turret
Number of HP ports 2 (7/16" UNF)
Number of MP ports 5 (3/8" UNF)
Environmental Dry Kit Standard
First stage exterior Chrome over marine brass
Orientation Convertible LH or RH
Coldwater Use Yes
Type of second stage Pneumatically balanced
Opening Effort Control Knob Yes
Integrated Venturi Lever Yes
Mouthpiece Comfo-Bite™
Exhaust tee Diver Changeable - comes with 2 sets
Heat Exchanger for freezing resistance Yes
Hose type Braided Flexi-hose
Overall work of breathing (WOB) scores Avg. 0.70 joules/liter
Nitrox compatible Yes to 40% O2 when new, out of the box / Can be O2 cleaned to 100%
Submersible Pressure Gauges Nickel plated brass housings
Gauge face Anti-splinter polycarbonate
Over-pressure relief on back Yes