Firstly, thank you for purchasing one of our Deckvest Lifejackets, we hope you enjoy wearing it. Many of our customers use the Deckvest as a personal piece of kit and as such travel widely with it using airlines.
Below is the specification of the CO2 cylinders if you are required to present it to an airline.
The CO2 cylinders may be carried either as carry-on baggage, checked (hold) baggage or in person only with prior approval of the airline. This is according to the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations; 27th Addition, published 2016, section 188.8.131.52.1 – Small cartridges fitted into a self-inflating safety device such as a life-jackets or vest:
All of our CO2 cylinders are tested and guaranteed to the following specifications:
1. Weight – 20g, 33g or 60g CO 2 cylinders
2. Burst pressure - minimum of 560 Bar
3. External pressure - tested to 250 Bar
4. Internal pressure - filled to 60 Bar at 20 centigrade (fill ratio 75% max)
You can download the letter below to show to your airline.
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