F285BE Floating System


Product Overview

The F285BE features our proprietary direct-drive compressor on a Briggs & Stratton 550 series engine – providing run times well over 3 hours on a single tank of fuel. The compressor utilizes the same low-profile case, flag/intake staff and float tube as our more expensive systems.

2    FREE MASK with the purchase of this unit

The F285BE 

Includes: motor/compressor assembly, impact resistant HDPE base case and Travel lid, 7ft heat hose with easy to clean in-line particle filter and QRS fitting. INCLUDES TRAVEL COVER!

  • Motor: Briggs & Stratton, 4 stroke motor
  • Compressor: Single Head Direct Drive Oil-less
  • Run time: 3+ hours per tank of gas
  • Depth: 2 diver/70'-80' and 3 divers/35'-45'*
  • *With the purchase of an Add-A-Diver kit*
  • Weight: 44 pounds – compressor in yellow pan
  • Dimensions: 17″L x 24″W x 14″H (in storage case) 

System includes:


  •  1     Intake staff w/dry top
  •   1      Dive flag
  •   1      Float tube
  •   1      60ft common down line with QRS fittings  
  •   2     20ft individual diver hoses with QRS fittings
  •   1     QRS Y-Divider
  •   2     Brownie’s™ hookah regulators 
  •   2     Brownie’s Basic tow belts 
  •   1     Brownie’s Economy blackmesh bag  
  •   1     Owner's Manual