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Child's Safety Harness

$52.99

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Model # 270820 | Mfg # WMSH-STD-C

Product Description

We've made these childrens' harnesses more appropriate for little boaters by reducing the hardware and webbing size so they weigh only ounces, yet withstand a 1,000lb. pull on the chest strap. We use strong, 1"W nylon webbing and a rugged, nylon Nexus, side-buckle/adjuster. The harness is worn tether forward and ties into a simple webbing loop to further reduce weight. A cross-back strap keeps the shoulder straps in place. Use with or without the between-the-legs strap, which stabilizes the harness against upward pulls. Tether sold separately.
  • Intended Use: Children cruising
  • Meets ORC Spec: No
  • Webbing Type: 1"W nylon webbing
  • Breaking Strength: 1,000lb.
  • Buckle Type/Material: Nylon Nexus, side-buckle/adjuster
  • Tether Attachment Hardware: Webbing loop
  • Safety/Comfort Features: Lightweight with reduced hardware and webbing size; cross-back strap keeps the shoulder straps in place
  • Warranty: One year
  • Width: Maximum chest size 32"

Specs

Child's Safety Harness

Best Use Cruising
Breaking Strength 1000 Pounds
Closure Type Slide Buckle
Meets ISAF Standard No
Warranty Details One Year

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4.0

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4.0

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By S/V Second Chance

from Branford, CT

Pros

  • Adjustable Fit
  • Excellent quality

Cons

  • Cost
  • Tether sold separately

Best Uses

    Comments about West Marine Child's Safety Harness:

    Best made and most adjustable kids harness available. Used for our daughter since 15 months old. She's 3 years old now and the harness should fit for many years to come. We are buying a second for our 14 month old son now. My only complaint besides cost (but that's obvious) is that you really have to exaim it everytime you put it on because of the way the shoulder straps cross in the back. You'll definitely get used to it, but its not entirely intuitive.

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    4.0

    Easy and comfortable

    By gpdno

    from Venice, FL

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Adjustable Fit
    • Complete Coverage

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Sailing

      Comments about West Marine Child's Safety Harness:

      I used these when sailing with just me and the kids. I gives me added security knowing the my kids can go up on the bow in choppy weather and I can stay at the helm without worrying about them falling off.
      Kids don't find them uncomfortable which is a big plus.

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