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ROLAVI
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Buoyancy aid / impact vest for waist harness

Postby ROLAVI » Wed Nov 02, 2016 2:16 pm

I use a ride engine waist harness with slider tope for foiling and I am looking for a better vest.

I have the liquid force emerald and don't like it. It is too bulky and the big Velcro strap comes undone in big crashes.

I have an Agenda surf wake vest I like better for it bring slim and just the right floatation and protection but it's not ideal either. Doesn't fit above harness.

I noticed this online and thought it would be ideal without the airtank system. Henry Lloyd Spinlock bar t2.

http://www.yachtsandyachting.com/news/188054

Any suggestions?

Thanks.

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Re: Buoyancy aid / impact vest for waist harness

Postby gmb13 » Wed Nov 02, 2016 2:29 pm

When I ride with one I use the Brunotti Neo Impact Vest works great with my Elite series Engine.

http://rdp.brunotti.com/en/products/wat ... est#8B2332

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Re: Buoyancy aid / impact vest for waist harness

Postby Frank(ite) » Wed Nov 02, 2016 2:47 pm

I am using the ION Vector in combination with a Da Kine waist harness. Stays in place very well.

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Re: Buoyancy aid / impact vest for waist harness

Postby TomW » Wed Nov 02, 2016 7:49 pm

I bought a Mystic with D30 material to learn to foil. Still at it...but it is really comfy and adds warmth so I even use it now on wave board. Using RE harness with rope.


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