NRS cVest Mesh Back PFD

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The cVest is purpose built for sea kayakers and packed full of features.   It’s a medium profile life jacket giving 16.5 pounds of floatation with a high back profile to fit most touring seat backs.  The mesh on the lower back adds ventilation for long days on the ocean.  The two lash tabs and many d-rings mean you have endless attachment options for all your gear; knife, strobe, whistle, radio and more.

ThecVest has reflective patches on the upper back that double as attachment loops, two large zippered pockets and two small dual entry clam-shell pockets for enhanced storage options.

The fit is highly customizable with six adjustable points and the 400 denier ripstop nylon is highly tear and abrasion resistant, meaning the cVest is a durable yet comfortable.

This jacket is approved by UL Canada.  


Weight: 1.9 lbs.

Profile: Medium

Design Flotation: 16.5 lbs.

Outer Fabric: 400-denier ripstop nylon

Entry System: Front zip

Pockets: 4 – Front

Lash Tabs: 2 – Front

Adjustment System: 4 – Side 2 – Shoulder


3M Reflective Accents

Numerous d-rings to attach accessories

2 Lash tabs for a knife and strobe

Two strobe attachment loops on upper back

3 1/2″W x 7″L x 1 1/2″D VHF radio pockets

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