Commercial PFDs are engineered to provide years of rugged service in a wide variety of commercial applications. All commercial PFDs are constructed with covers of coated polyester or coated nylon fabric and sewn with 100% polyester thread. All belts, straps and bindings are made of strong, weatherproof polypropylene webbing. Snaps and D-rings are made of black oxide coated stainless steel. Flotation is provided by either long lasting Permafloat foam or prime kapok electronically sealed in airtight vinyl liners.
Designed to turn an unconscious person from face down in the water to a vertical or slightly backward position. Permafloat foam provides in excess of 24 lbs. of flotation and will not lose buoyancy if cut or punctured. Units with reflective tape (RT) meet or exceed all requirements for commercial vessels carrying passengers for hire. The safest and most comfortable TYPE I available.