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ImASonOfaSailor 07-28-2011 11:24 AM

Life Jackets?
 
Where is a good place to buy a life jacket that the bounecy is good for a 240lbs Adult?

or do they all work good or should we use a RAFT? hahahaa

thanks,:rolleyes:

Tim R. 07-28-2011 11:50 AM

If the 240lb adult has above average body fat then the buoyancy should not be a problem. Proper fit is more important.

Barquito 07-28-2011 03:07 PM

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If the 240lb adult has above average body fat then the buoyancy should not be a problem. Proper fit is more important.
Agree. With my skinny body, I would shoot to the the bottom like a dart.

Lean tissue 1.09 g/ml
Adipose tissue 0.9 g/ml


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