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Astral V-Eight PFD

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The Astral V-Eight Life Jacket features their patented Airescape® technology with an ergonomically designed high mesh back and lightweight construction. With a focus on function without sacrificing comfort, there's no wonder the V-Eight is the long-time best-selling Type III PFD.
  • Revolutionary Airscape® airflow system eliminates excessive heat and maintains a comfortable core temperature.
  • Strategically placed "Vent Port" cutouts in the foam let warm air escape.
  • Pre-shaped and ergonomically designed PE and EVO Foam in the front and back ensure a great fit for men or women.
  • Constructed with 200 x 400-denier ripstop nylon to withstand years of wear and tear.
  • The super high mesh back accommodates high-back seats and is ideal for warmer temperatures.
  • Two large front zippered pockets holds essentials.
  • A lash tab on the chest secures a knife or other gear.
  • The front entry is easy to get in and out of with the Self-Locking Vislon Teeth YKK® zipper.
  • This Type III jacket carries the US Coast Guard Certification, through testing by Underwriters Laboratories (UL).
  • Design flotation: 16.2 lbs.


Weight: 1.4 lbs.
US Coast Guard Type: III
Profile: Medium
Design Flotation: 16.2 lbs.
Outer Fabric: 200 x 400-denier ripstop nylon
Lining: Polyester mesh
Entry System: Front zip
  • 2 - Front
Lash Tabs:
  • 1 - Front
Adjustment System:
  • 4 - Side
  • 2 - Shoulder
  • 1 - Waist
  • Best for recreational paddling, fishing and touring
  • Mesh back
    • US Coast Guard Certification


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