Stearns First Mate I Life Vests give boaters a USCG approved Type III (PFD Vest) in orange with 62 sq. in. SOLAS grade 6755 reflective 3M tape to help you be seen. First Mate I vests offer quality and value in a popular, four-pocket style flotation vest. Constructed of soft, comfortable flotation foam for all-day wear. Adjustable side tabs for a quick, contoured fit.
USCG Approved Type III
Hook and loop closure on pockets
Contoured foam cut
Strong, Vislon zipper
62 square inches of 3M Scotchlite reflective material SOLAS-grade 6755
Stearns First Mate I Life Vests Type III (PFD Vest), Orange
Seems to be first rate, I have been swimming around with it on as a test. I use it in a Fishing Kayak ( sit inside Pelican). I did not give it 5 Stars because I have not had to survive an emergency, yet… If I do I will update the review.