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Old 03-08-2011
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From the USCG Aux.Vessel Examiner's Manual:

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Inflatable PFDs that have NO INSTALLED BUOYANCY have been
approved by the Coast Guard as an alternate recreational
devices, FOR ADULTS ONLY.
I'm sure it's in a CFR somewhere

I see that Landfall had a Sospenders hybrid for kids, but they are no longer available.
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