10 Best Manual Inflatable Life Jackets
for May 2022

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Onyx A/M-24 Automatic/Manual Inflatable Life Jacket, Blue

Onyx A/M-24 Automatic/Manual Inflatable Life Jacket

Blue

by Absolute Outdoor, Inc.
What We like

Lightweight, comfortable, slender design keeps you cool in warm weather

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Product Features

  • U. S. Coast guard approved type V life jacket/personal flotation device (PFD) with type III performance
  • Stretchable Flex-Back insert
  • Age 16+, over 80 lbs.
  • Mfg Part 132000-500-004-15
  • Convertible from automatic/manual to manual only inflation

Convertible from automatic/manual to manual only inflation Low profile design keeps you cool in warm weather Protective cover uses 200 denier nylon ripstop and 200 denier nylon oxford Age 16+, over 80 lbs. Stretchable flex-back insert U. s. coast guard approved type v life jacket/personal flotation device (pfd) with type iii performance Mfg part 132000-500-004-15 Automatically inflates upon immersion in water or when the wearer pulls the "jerk to inflate" handle Use a/m rearming kit 1352

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Eyson Inflatable Life Jacket Inflatable Life Vest for Adult Classic Manual (Black)

Eyson Inflatable Life Jacket Inflatable Life Vest for Adult Classic Manual (Black)

by Eyson Lifesaving Equipment
What We like

Lightweight & durable fabric

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Product Features

  • For 150N Buoyancy , with FAST shipping
  • Reusable, washable and easy to air dry
  • Adjustable belt fit for adult and youth under 330 lbs (150kg)
  • CE Certificated & SOLAS Approved 3M Reflectors

For 150n buoyancy , with fast shipping Reusable, washable and easy to air dry Ce certificated & solas approved 3m reflectors Adjustable belt fit for adult and youth under 330 lbs (150kg)

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1 - Onyx A/M-24 Automatic/Manual Inflatable PFD Life Jacket - Blue

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Onyx A/M-24 Automatic/Manual Inflatable PFD Life Jacket, Blue

by Onyx Outdoor
What We like

Comfortable, lightweight, low profile design

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Product Features

  • Automatically inflates upon immersion in water or when the wearer pulls the Jerk to Inflate handle
  • Provides comfort, safety and peace of mind without knowing you have it on, until you may need it
  • U.S. Coast Guard Approved Type V Life Jacket / Personal Flotation Device (PFD) with Type III Performance
  • Equipped with back-up oral inflation

Provides comfort, safety and peace of mind without knowing you have it on, until you may need it Equipped with back-up oral inflation U.s. coast guard approved type v life jacket / personal flotation device (pfd) with type iii performance Automatically inflates upon immersion in water or when the wearer pulls the jerk to inflate handle

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Eyson Inflatable Life Jacket Life Vest Life Ring Belt Pack Waist Bag Manual (600 Grey)

Eyson Inflatable Life Jacket Life Vest Life Ring Belt Pack Waist Bag Manual (600 Grey)

by Eyson Lifesaving Equipment
What We like

Lightweight & durable fabric

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Product Features

  • CE Certificated & SOLAS approved 3M reflectors
  • Adjustable belt fit for adult and youth
  • Reusable, washable and easy to air dry

Adjustable belt fit for adult and youth Reusable, washable and easy to air dry Ce certificated & solas approved 3m reflectors

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Mustang Survival MD2981 DLX 38 Inflatable Manual PFDLife Jackets & Vests, Black

Mustang Survival MD2981 DLX 38 Inflatable Manual PFDLife Jackets & Vests

Black

by Mustang Survival Corp.
What We like

MOLLE inspired attachment System for custom configuration of gear (pocket sold separately)

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Product Features

  • Airs Compatible to aid searchers in a rescue situation
  • 38lbs buoyancy when inflated
  • Approval: USCG - UL1180 - inflatable PFDs 160.076 - type III
  • Bright yellow inflation cell with soles reflective tape, safety whistle, and strobe light attachment

Bright yellow inflation cell with soles reflective tape, safety whistle, and strobe light attachment Approval: uscg - ul1180 - inflatable pfds 160.076 - type iii Airs compatible to aid searchers in a rescue situation 38lbs buoyancy when inflated

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Onyx Belt Pack Manual Inflatable Life Jacket (PFD) for Stand Up Paddelboarding,Kayaking, and Fishing (SUP)

Onyx Belt Pack Manual Inflatable Life Jacket (PFD) for Stand Up Paddelboarding

Kayaking, and Fishing (SUP)

by Onyx
What We like

Fits 30-52-inch chest, up to 52-inch waist

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Product Features

  • U.S. Coast Guard Approved Type V Life Jacket / Personal Flotation Device PFD with Type III Performance
  • Approved for persons 16 years of age and older; and over 80 lbs.
  • Extremely low profile

Extremely low profile Approved for persons 16 years of age and older; and over 80 lbs. U.s. coast guard approved type v life jacket / personal flotation device pfd with type iii performance

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Onyx A/M-24 Deluxe - Automatic/Manual Inflatable Life Jacket

Onyx A/M-24 Deluxe

Automatic/Manual Inflatable Life Jacket

by Onyx
What We like

Padded air mesh for additional comfort on lower panels, back and straps

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Product Features

  • Utility pockets for a spare CO2 cylinder, waterproof camera, or other gear
  • Secure Pull - clips to life jacket; allows for quick release when pulled for inflation
  • Convertible from AUTO/MANUAL inflation to MANUAL ONLY inflation
  • Padded, fleece lined sunglasses pocket

Padded, fleece lined sunglasses pocket Secure pull - clips to life jacket; allows for quick release when pulled for inflation Convertible from auto/manual inflation to manual only inflation Utility pockets for a spare co2 cylinder, waterproof camera, or other gear

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1 - Onyx M-24 Manual Inflatable Life Jacket PFD - Red

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Onyx M-24 Manual Inflatable Life Jacket PFD, Red

by Onyx Outdoor
What We like

Comfortable, lightweight, low profile design

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Product Features

  • Manually inflates when the wearer pulls the "Jerk to Inflate" handle
  • Provides comfort, safety and peace of mind without knowing you have it on, until you may need it
  • Equipped with back-up oral inflation
  • Soft neoprene neckline for all day comfort

Manually inflates when the wearer pulls the "jerk to inflate" handle Soft neoprene neckline for all day comfort Provides comfort, safety and peace of mind without knowing you have it on, until you may need it Equipped with back-up oral inflation

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1 - Onyx A/M-24 Automatic/Manual Inflatable PFD Life Jacket - Pink

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Onyx A/M-24 Automatic/Manual Inflatable PFD Life Jacket, Pink

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Bluestorm Gear Stratus 35 Inflatable PFD Life Jacket (Legendary Tan) | US Coast Guard Approved Automatic/Manual Life Vest for Adults

Bluestorm Gear Stratus 35 Inflatable PFD Life Jacket (Legendary Tan)

US Coast Guard Approved Automatic/Manual Life Vest for Adults

by Bluestorm Gear
What We like

LIGHTWEIGHT, COOL AND COMFORTABLE: Life jackets ultra-breathable soft polyester collar wicks moisture away from the neck and provides comfort without chaffing; 2 wide waist belt and large adjustment slider ensure a secure, comfortable fit for all-day wear

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Product Features

  • US COAST GUARD-APPROVED TYPE-II PERSONAL FLOTATION DEVICE (PFD) inflates automatically upon water immersion via replaceable CO2 cylinder (includes 1 cylinder with purchase) or manually with a pull of the jerk to inflate cord or back-up oral inflation tube.
  • LARGE EASY-ACCESS ZIPPERED FRONT POCKET is great for storing sunglasses, fishing pliers, licenses, sunscreen during boating, fishing, kayaking, sailing, angling and other on-the-water activities
  • 35 LBS OF BUOYANCY: 2.5x higher minimum buoyancy rating than Type III foam vest personal flotation device
  • ADJUSTS TO FIT chest sizes between 30 and 56

Us coast guard-approved type-ii personal flotation device (pfd) inflates automatically upon water immersion via replaceable co2 cylinder (includes 1 cylinder with purchase) or manually with a pull of the jerk to inflate cord or back-up oral inflation tube. 35 lbs of buoyancy: 2.5x higher minimum buoyancy rating than type iii foam vest personal flotation device Large easy-access zippered front pocket is great for storing sunglasses, fishing pliers, licenses, sunscreen during boating, fishing, kayaking, sailing, angling and other on-the-water activities Adjusts to fit chest sizes between 30 and 56

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