NRS Self-Inflating PFD
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Light, easy to wear and instantly inflatable, the NRS Big Kahuna Inflatable PFD offers paddlers over 80 lbs. an alternative to traditional life jackets.
Protect yourself while stand up paddling or surfing with the NRS Big Kahuna Inflatable PFD. Stores around the waist and out of the way until you need it.This PFD is certified by the U.S. Coast Guard as a Type V PFD. However, it meets Coast Guard requirements for Type III PFDs when it is worn. In other words, you have to have the pouch secured around your waist for it to qualify as a required flotation device. It is only approved for use by persons 16 years of age or older.Provides 29 lbs. of flotation in the event of an emergency.Inflates instantly with the simple pull of a cord. Adjustable ripstop nylon waist pack stays out of your way for SUP or surfing.Two adjustable webbing tethers keep the inflated PFD from floating away.A manual mouth valve backs up the CO2-powered inflator.A zippered pocket on the waist bag holds sunscreen, snacks and other small essentials. The bag's clear window lets you check the inflator mechanism for readiness.We've even attached a Nexus nautical safety whistle to help you signal for help.Includes CO2 cartridge. NRS CO2 Re-Arming Kit sold separately, item #40031.01.
NRS Self-Inflating SUP PFD - Protect yourself while stand up paddling with the Self-Inflating PFD from NRS. This handy SUP life jacket stores around your waist and stays out of the way until you need to use it. It meets Coast Guard requirements for Type III PFDs and provides 29 lbs. of flotation in the event of an emergency. The adjustable ripstop nylon waist pack is low profile and compact, then inflates instantly with the simple pull of a cord. A manual mouth valve backs up the CO2-powered inflator. Adjustable webbing tethers keep the inflated PFD from floating away. When you don't want to wear a bulky PFD, stay safe with the waist worn NRS Self-Inflating SUP life vest.
Stay protected without loosing your freedom with NRS' Self-Inflating PFD. Stored in a hip belt, this PFD meets type V coastguard standards and meets type III criteria when worn. The PFD is inflated by a small CO2 cartridge but has a back-up valve that you can inflate with your mouth.
- Mountain Gear
Wearing a PFD can be a little cumbersome for activities like stand-up paddleboarding, surfing and wade fishing. This inflatable PFD helps give you the flotation you need in an emergency but stays out of the way when not needed. It stores inside a small bag worn around the waist; when you need it, just give the cord a pull and the PFD will inflate instantly. Two adjustable webbing tethers keep it from floating away. Put it on and you've got a USCG Type III PFD with 29 lb. of flotation. A manual mouth valve serves as a backup to the CO2 cartridge. Clear window in storage bag lets you make sure the auto-inflator is ready. Also includes an attached Nexus nautical safety whistle for signaling in case of emergency. Imported.