Designed to keep you safe during your watery adventures, the Astral Buoyancy V-Eight PFD will keep you cool during recreation, kayak touring, whitewater SUP, or anything in between. The Astral V-Eight is tan extremely breathable PFD, offering Airescape® technology that provides ventilation in the front and back while limiting jacket-to-body surface contact. For ultimate escape from the heat, the Astral V-Eight has a Chimney Vent style zipper: just unzip the front and snap together the interior buckle, keeping the vest secure. The mesh back on the Astral V-Eight jacket is ideal for boats with high seatbacks. The articulated foam panels around the torso provide an ergonomic fit and do not limit mobility. You can also keep your favorite sports beverage by your side in the ample Astral V-Eight pockets. The Astral Buoyancy V-Eight PFD is a unique lifevest with new technology suitable for warm or humid climates.
Astral Buoyancy V-Eight Lifevest Key Features
Next to your body a wide, soft, open-weave mesh allows free transport of warm air and sweat away from your torso.
Strategically placed "Vent Port" cutouts in the foam let warm air escape out of the jacket.
Articulated Foam panels adjust to a wide range of body types and are environmentally friendly.
The mesh back is ideal for warm temperatures keeping you cool and comfortable under the hot summer sun and staying out of the way of your seat back.
The sturdy lash tab secures your knife or other gear.
Design flotation: Minimum of 15.5lbs at time of manufacture.
The inside of the PFDs foam has a textured surface that reduces body contact by 70%, creating channels for air to move freely.
This tough, breathable life jacket is covered with 200 x 400-denier rip stop nylon, with a polyester mesh liner that is very comfortable.
Fits both men and women well the foam in the upper front is sculpted to fit a woman's body.
The large mesh cargo pocket holds a bunch and there's also a handy small pocket inside the upper left panel.
The front entry is easy to get in and out of with the Self-locking Vislon Teeth YKK® zipper.