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Re: Harness and Tether Recommendations?
I do wear an inflatable pfd with a harness, at all times.
I use that tether, I like a quick release. I had one fail and WM replaced it for free.
The Spinlock Deckvest is very popular, but not approved. It uses a cow hitch to attach the tether, but the vest has a built-in cutter. It has thigh straps. I have added a crotch strap to my pfd.
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