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Re: Do you wear a life jacket?

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Dumb newbie question, but do auto inflatable PFD's inflate in rainstorms?
Some are based on a dissolving tablet and they can inflate just from getting wet. Others are hydrostatic, which are based on water pressure, and they actually have to be underwater to inflate.

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