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Re: Inflatable PFDs in the south: Manual or Automatic?

Originally Posted by PCP View Post
You can go to automatic plus manual with hydrostaic system and you will not have a problem with inflating PDFs. I bet your's use salt tablets. Even if you change for ones with cellulose pills and change them each 2 years I think you will not have that problem (those pills are inexpensive).


Yes, you're right. Mine uses tablets. Really a nuisance this tablet. Risk of breaking it while loading it into its slot. Thanks for heads up on cellulose pill.
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