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Besto Solas EC 2010

Solas/MED approved


The Besto SOLAS EC 2010 Lifejacket is fully approved to the new
testing requirements that will change lifejacket performance in
July 2010 with the adoption of MSC.200(80), which makes a new
era in lifejacket design and performance.

The Besto Solas EC 2010 lifejacket exceeds the new 2010 requirements
that became effective from the 1st of July 2010 and carries
the wheelmark sign of approval for it. The Lifejacket is available in
the sizes infant, child and adult. They have been tested to comply
with the new SOLAS standards and the Besto jacket has better
performances then reference jacket in all parameters of the trials.
The very compact size allows a comfortable fit and reduces
storage volume, making it ideal for storage on passenger Vessels.

The Besto Solas EC 2010 offers significant improvements on 3 key

Self Righting:
The Besto Solas 2010 lifejackets self rights in an average of 2-3
seconds (previous SOLAS requirement within 5 seconds)

Freeboard of the mouth:
The Besto SOLAS 2010 lifejackets offers a freeboard more then
140mm (previous SOLAS requirement to be more then 120mm)

Optimized Survival time.
The Besto SOLAS EC 2010 lifejacket has improved face plan and
body angles, for better in water position. This together with the
improved self righting and freeboard makes the survival time
being optimized.



 Article number



Besto buoyancy



0 - 15 kg

  80 N



15 - 43 kg

120 N



43+ kg

165 N

The Besto SOLAS EC 2010 lifejacket has a adjustable chin strap
that can be adjust to the wearers neck size, so it can be worn by
anyone from 43 kg up (adult size) and still maintaining good face
angles and mouth freeboard.
The adjustable chin strap holds the head in the optimum position
for maximum in water performance (even if the wearer becomes
unconscious) and optimizes the survival time.

- MED/SOLAS approved lights
- Hi-Viz yellow clothing (for adult- crew only)
- Crew markings
- Cabin number and Assembly station markings
- Removable hygienic covers for chin strap
- Adhesive donning instruction

Item numberRE14009

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