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The ultimate in comfort for your action adventure. Astral''s Willis PFD incorporates Freestyle Tectonic panels that conform to your body and move when you move.Freestyle Tectonics allow the outer front panel to move freely with your upper body as the inner panel stays anchored in place.500 denier Cordura(R) nylon and Gaia(TM) foam makes this a tough, environmentally friendly life jacket.The large pocket between the front layers lets you keep the essentials close at hand.Buckle side entry is easy to get in and out of, or loosen the adjustment straps to put on as a pull-over.True torso length adjustment allows a superior fit to a multiple range of body styles.The front lash tab is a convenient place to hook your rescue knife.


Just one look at the sleek, minimalist Astral Bouyancy Willis Personal Flotation Device will probably convince you it's going to be the most comfortable PFD you've ever worn. It's not until you put it on that you discover the other not-so-obvious comfort features Astral included in the body.

- Backcountry.com

For the kayaker who demands the utmost in water safety technology, Astral Buoyancy presents the Willis, from its Freestyle Tectonics system that provides enhanced mobility to its women-specific fit, this PFD is a combination of enhanced mechanics and comfort that's as tough as Bruce himself. Slide in via the zippered side entry and stay comfortable all day with handwarmers between the front layers and soft Gaia foam padding that conforms to a multitude of body shapes.

- Mountain Gear

Astral Willis Unisex PFDBuilt with Freestyle Tectonics, to provide unsurpassed freedom of movement and comfort; the Willis sports a sleek design platform while incorporating features like an internal back band for mid-back comfort, zippered stow pocket, and easy side exit.FeaturesFreestyle TectonicsZippered pocket between front layersBuckled side exitTrue torso length adjustmentRope Ready (store rope behind front panel)Quick access knife tabSpecsDimensions: 8 x 17 x 18 inchesWeight: 2 lbsMaterials: 500 DENIER CORDURA(R)NYLON, GAIA(R) AND 100% PE FOAMSBuoyancy: minimum buoyancy of 15.5 lbs at time of manufacture

- River Sports Outfitters

Astral Buoyancy Willis Kayak Lifejacket - The evolution of design continues with the Astral Willis PFD. The Willis lifejacket provides unsurpassed freedom of movement and comfort with foam panel Freestyle Tectonics, allowing the outer front panel to move freely with the upper body as the inner panel stays anchored in place. The separate panels are accommodating and self-adjusting, providing an incredibly comfortable fit. This sleek design also incorporates features like an internal back band for mid-back comfort, and True Torso length adjustment, allowing a superior fit for multiple body styles. Buckle side entry makes the Willis easy to get in and out of. Flotection protective foam wraps around your torso and spine for additional protection. The large rope-ready pocket between the front layers lets you keep the essentials close at hand, while two hand warming pockets keep you warm and fuzzy. For long days on the water, you need to be able to move. The freestyle-inspired comfort and range of motion of the Astral Will lifejacket is perfect for performance kayaking and sailing.

- Outdoorplay

Astral Willis

previously retailed for:
$95.37 - $158.95

The Astral Willis is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen February 14, 2014 at NRS.

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