Powerboat Flotation Jackets
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STEARNSPowerboat Flotation Jackets

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Product Overview

Not for sale online in California.

The Powerboat from Stearns is the original bomber-style flotation jacket providing extra warmth and the buoyancy of a life jacket without sacrificing comfort and mobility.

Constructed from soft, PVC foam that provides 15.5 pounds of buoyancy and a water-resistant nylon coated outer shell offering extreme protection and a great option for deep water use. The slim design features a waist-length cut for freedom of movement while the improved fit around the ribbed knit waistband and wrist cuffs won’t waterlog, ensuring comfort and true-to-form wear in all conditions.

High visibility is achieved by strategically placing SOLAS-grade reflective material on the arms and shoulders. Store your gear in any of the four outside pockets with hook-and-loop closures, the sleeve utility pocket or the inside chest pocket. With an internal adjustable belt and heavy-duty zipper, the Powerboat offers a securely snug fit for your water activities.

Key Features

  • Multiple pockets with full hook and loop closures for storing gear
  • Rib knit waistband and wristbands for an improved fit
  • Internal adjustable belt for a secure fit
  • SOLAS-grade reflective tape on arms and shoulders for increased visibility
  • Waist-length cut for freedom of movement


  • USCG Approval Type: Type III
  • Intended Use: Offshore, coastal, inshore, sailing
  • Buoyancy: 15.5lb.
  • Flotation Material: PVC foam
  • Shell Fabric: Coated nylon
  • Closure: Heavy-duty zipper
  • Warranty: Limited


More information

For more information on USCG approval types and why you should always wear your life jacket when you are on a boat, see “Think Safe Choose the Right Personal Flotation Device (PFD)”.


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