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Volvo Ocean Race Lifejacket

The Volvo Ocean Race Deckvest

• Recessed metal buckle
• Hydrostatic automatic inflator (Hammar)
• Harness quick release handle
AIS MOB1, strobe, & PLB MOB pack
• Self launching, structured sprayhood
• Pylon™ 360 degree lifejacket light
• Lifting strap, oral inflation tube & whistle
• Integrated AIS MOB1 beacon
• Self lifting leg strap buckle
• Lume-On™ bladder illumination lights
• Interchangeable number ID pocket
• Reflective numbers and print
• Leg strap stowage pocket

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The Volvo Ocean Race Deckvest Spinlock worked to design a custom lifejacket for the Volvo Ocean Race sailors. A design group was assembled, led by Abby Ehler (now onboard Team Brunel) and over the course of 14 months the new lifejacket harness was trialed , tested and developed.

•  Offshore lifejacket with integrated harness
•  170N buoyancy
•  Hammar Hydrostatic automatic inflator
•  Harness quick release handle
•  Self launching, structured sprayhood
•  Lume-On™ bladder illumination lights
•  Pylon™ 360 degree lifejacket light
•  Integrated automatically activated AIS MOB1 beacon
•  AIS MOB1, strobe, & PLB MOB pack
•  Recessed metal buckle
•  Lifting strap, oral inflation tube & whistle
•  Self lifting leg strap buckle
•  Interchangeable number ID pocket
•  Reflective numbers and print
•  Leg strap stowage pocket

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