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NRS Chinook Fishing Life Jacket - PFD
$109.95
 
NRS Chinook Fishing Life Jacket - PFD
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 Product Description and Specs

The NRS Chinook Fishing Life Jacket - PFD has pockets stacked on pockets for almost unlimited storage. The roomy, front entry design with 8 adjustment points lets you customize the fit for comfort and security. The ventilated back panel is slimmed down low for greater comfort in kayaks with high seatbacks. Other features include rod holder loops, a coiled retractable tool clip to keep clip on line snips or other tools handy and multiple D-rings and attachment loops. Check Fit Guide tab for proper sizing. 200-denier urethane coated ripstop nylon

• 7 front pockets for everything from small tackle boxes to tippet
• Ventilated back panel, key lanyard in the left front pocket, and a coil retractable tool clip
• Soft PlushFIT foam flotation conforms to your body as you wear it for unsurpassed comfort
• 4-way lash tab
• Includes a D-ring on the back for attaching your net, plus a strobe holder loop for those low light conditions
Item #: 1686
PFD Type: Fishing
Approval: USCG Type III
Buoyancy: 16.5 lbs.
Shell Fabric: 200 Denier Nylon
Gender: Unisex
Size/Color Part Number UPC
Bark - S/M 40009.02.103 0603403204282
Bark - L/XL 40009.02.100 0603403204251
Bark - 2XL 40009.02.106 0603403204312
Orange - S/M 40009.02.105 0603403204299
Orange - L/XL 40009.02.102 0603403204268
Orange - 2XL 40009.02.108 0603403204329
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 Fit Guide

NRS PFDs

SizeChestWeight
Infant< 30 lbs.
Child22" - 25"30-50 lbs.
Youth24" - 29"50-90 lbs.
XS/S28" - 32"
S/M33" - 40"
L/XL38" - 46"
L/XXL40" - 58"
XXL42" - 50"
Universal30" - 58"
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Top Positive Review
By: William L.  Date: Dec 10, 2014 
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Excellent design by the team at NRS. Well built with lots of pockets and attachment points for gear leashes and tools. Here's a bit of prudent advice: Collect and install your preferred accessory list; small tackle boxes, whistle, line clipper, VHF, knife, pliers, 1st aid accessories, etc. Pick a nice sunny day in warm water and try a self rescue. Jump out of your kayak and try to get back in. You may find some of the items attached outside or even inside of the pockets are now in the way and catch on gunnels or mounted tracks as you try to get back aboard. This is an important test that needs done to keep you safe.

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By: Rick C  Date: Sep 17, 2012 
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5 people found this review helpful

Good fit and comfortable to wear while paddling. Im 6 ft 185 lbs and purchased the L/XL. Bought this for kayak touring and not for fishing though I may use it for both. The material used to make the jacket however is on the thin side and I dont think its going to wear well. Im comparing it to the MS Fit by Kokatat my wifes which although a more expensive jacket appears will outlast this one. That said its still the nicest fishing vest Ive seen.

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By: Bill  Date: Aug 23, 2015 
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Wow. You want to dress to impress? Wear this everywhere. Comfort. Function. Design Perfection. Not to mention saving your life. Some of the other vests have a gazillion arbitrary pockets which make you look like an advent calendar. Not this one. There's a reason for everything. Now you won't be lunging for stuff sliding out of reach down the keel line. And capsizing. And watching your unworn kapok float away. If Napoleon had these pockets, he'd have taken Moscow. By the way, this is not just to save your own life. There is always a "real man" to save who won't be prepared for what IS going to happen. Buy this.

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By: gary witchley  Date: Aug 01, 2015 
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i order this with the kayak special package deal.. i ordered this one because of all of the postive reviews it recieved.. they are right.. this is one really great jacket.. it is very light, very roomy, and has all of the pockets that i need for fly fishing in the kayak.. it fits really good, and i am very comfortable on my slayer propel 10 .. thanks to every body else that left reveiws...

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