BA500 70 N buoyancy vest
A comfortable canoeing and kayaking life vest thanks to its adjustable straps, equipped with pockets to carry all accessories within easy reach.
4.6 / 5 8 ratings
Complies with EN ISO 12402-5 standard. Reinforced buoyancy of 70 N.
Freedom of movement
Short cut, open arms, very flexible one-piece foam.
Ease of use
Anti-rust zip. Adjustable shoulder and side straps
Supervised / Club
Type of vest
Main fabric : 100.0% Polyamide (PA) Foam : 100.0% Rubber - Nitril Butadiene Rubber (NBR)
Atlantic Pirogue, our technical "kayak" partners, offer this vest to kayakers wanting to go off on long excursions or photo touring. Also used by our colleagues at the fishing brand CAPERLAN, with whom this vest was designed.
Used during the test mission "from the torrent to the ocean": 8 kayakers, 5 days, 120 km travelled. Selected for its comfort thanks to the strap adjustment and the flexibility of the foam.
regular canoeing/kayaking, compatible with dinghy/catamaran sailing.
Rinse with fresh water and leave to dry before prolonged storage.
Store on hanger after drying.
Restrictions on use
You must be able to swim.
4.6 / 5 8 ratings8 users recommended this product
Distribution of ratings
MeredyddMan50-59 years old09 September 2016Use since 2 to 8 weeksI recommendThat review has been deposited on this product versionpurchase confirmedBuoyancy aidDoes the job none
Nice comfortable vest
BrianMan+60 years old21 August 2016Use since 2 to 8 weeksI recommendThat review has been deposited on this product versionpurchase confirmedBuoyancy aidGood quick delivery There are a lot of straps which tend to get caught
Side straps do need to be tight to prevent the vest riding up when in the water
RolandMan50-59 years old10 August 2016Use since 2 to 8 weeksI recommendThat review has been deposited on this product versionpurchase confirmedTribord Life JacketLightweight easy to put on. Nothing negativ noticed so far.
Very comfortable to wear and no handycap for rowing. Easy to put on. Practical front pockets.
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