BESTO 165N Auto Harness Lifejacket - Black

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The BESTO 165N Auto Harness Lifejacket is designed for use on open sea waters, and comes with a crotch harness as standard with the life jacket. Available in Black, Red and Navy.


The Besto inflatable 165N is a life jacket designed for use on open sea, and in all weather conditions. The lifejacket has an exceptional fit on your body. This is due to the lifejacket's soft outercover, and unique '3D collar' neck shape. This collar is fixed to the back of the life vest, giving additional comfort to your neck and head when the jacket is inflated. The Besto 165 Newton Life-Jacket comes with a crotch strap as standard — enhancing the safety performance! This lifejacket is finished with an all-around edge binding .

The 165N range of life-jackets are also available in various versions — automatic or manual, with or without harness, and in various colours.

Besto Auto-Inflating 165N Key Features & Equipment Benefits:

  • This popular lifejacket fits securely and comfortably. Due to the collar design, and soft outer material
  • The collar straps firmly to the back of the lifejacket, safely supporting your neck when worn
  • Automatic Inflation System
  • An edge binding goes around the lifejacket bladder for a perfect finish
  • Adjustable crotch strap, for the lifejacket to sit better on the torso — enchancing safety perfomance
  • All Weather Cartridge
  • Ideal for lesiure applications
  • Colour: Black, Red, or Navy 

LifeJacket Technical Information: 

  • Buoyancy: 165 Newtons
  • UML MK5 Inflator / United Moulders MK5
  • 31g-33g CO2 Cylinder
  • Size: Universal - 40+Kg   

Approved by International Standards / Certifications: 

  • ISO 12402-3; 165N.
  • Complies with MED 2014/90/EU as amended
  • Maritiime PPE Standards:
  • EN 396 / EN ISO 12402-3: 150N Life Jackets - "Have a buoyancy of no less than 150 Newtons for the average adult. This level is
  • intended for general application or for use with foul weather clothing". 



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gtin 8711497625141
Price £64.50
Brands BESTO


Key Features

  • Designed for use in extreme weather when wearing heavy protective waterproof clothes

  • Automatic or manual control

  • Safety belt according to ISO 12402-3

  • Stainless steel closures

  • Stainless steel D-ring

  • With crotch harness

  • CO2 Cylinder: 31-33 g

  • Complies with MED 2014/90/EU as amended

  • Certification: EN 396 / EN ISO 12402-3



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