Plastimo

Pilot 165 lifejacket without harness

Cruising & blue water sailing.  Rated 150 N, actual buoyancy 165 N.
Short on chest with cutaway sides, the Pilot 165 is the best-seller of Plastimo lifejackets, the all-rounder that suits most recreational boating activities

Also comes in XXL size, to fit waistline up to 170 cm.

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Models

Inflation system Colour Crutchstrap Size-Waistline Ref.
Manual Black, with crutch strap Yes 130 cm max 63414
Manual Navy blue Yes 130 cm max 65042
Manual Navy blue Yes 130 cm max 63413
Manual Red Yes 130 cm max 65041
Manual Red No 130 cm max 63412
Automatic Black, with crutch strap Yes 130 cm max 63420
Automatic Navy blue Yes 130 cm max 65046
Automatic Navy blue No 130 cm max 63419
Automatic Red Yes 130 cm max 65045
Automatic Red No 130 cm max 63418
Automatic Red Yes XXL : 170 cm max 65057
Automatic Red No XXL : 170 cm max 63436
Automatic Pro-Sensor with viewing window Black, with crutch strap Yes 130 cm max 63426
Automatic Pro-Sensor with viewing window Navy blue Yes 130 cm max 65050
Automatic Pro-Sensor with viewing window Navy blue No 130 cm max 63425
Automatic Pro-Sensor with viewing window Red Yes 130 cm max 65049
Automatic Pro-Sensor with viewing window Red No 130 cm max 63424
Hydrostatic Hammar with grid Black, with crutch strap Yes 130 cm max 63432
Hydrostatic Hammar with grid Navy blue Yes 130 cm max 65054
Hydrostatic Hammar with grid Navy blue No 130 cm max 63431
Hydrostatic Hammar with grid Red Yes 130 cm max 65053
Hydrostatic Hammar with grid Red No 130 cm max 63430

Features

  • Buoyancy : Rated 150 N, actual buoyancy 165 N (33 g CO² gas bottle).
  • No harness : Buckles and straps in polypropylene  (no tether possible). Also available with integrated harness.
  • Ergonomic shape : short on chest and cutaway sides, rounded neck for superior comfort. Hardwearing and flexible outer shell with reflective piping. 
  • Visibility of inflated jacket : yellow air chamber + 300 cm² retro-reflecting tapes. Features a strap at shoulder level to secure a flashlight.
  • Backstrap, 40 mm polypropylene : ensures perfect body fit when lifejacket is inflated. 
  • Viewing window on Pro-Sensor models helps monitor status of firing mechanism. 
  • Grid patch on Hammar models accelerates the water entry to trigger the firing head quicker and ensure a prompt deployment of the air chamber.

  PILOT 165 N

 Recommended use  Cruising and intensive use.
 Comfortable and hard-wearing lifejacket. 
 Performance  Self-righting capacity : turns most wearers face up within 5 seconds, even unconscious (equipped with a regular foul weather gear).
 Inflation / firing  mechanism
  • CO2 gas cylinder (33 g on all adult-size lifejackets)
  • Tube for oral inflation, with non-return valve
  • Inflation mode : manual, automatic, automatic Pro-Sensor or hydrostatic Hammar.
  • Status monitoring on Pro-Sensor and Hammar models : red/green indicator shows clearly the firing mechanism status. 
 Air chamber  Totally independent air chamber, efficiently protected by the outer shell.
 Visibility when inflated

 Yellow chamber.
 300 cm2 retro-reflecting tapes. 
 Features a strap at shoulder height to secure a flashlight.

 Outer shell

 Ergonomically tailored : short cut on chest and curved sides for optimum comfort. Rounded comfortable neck. Hardwearing and soft material  with reflective piping. 
 Viewing window on Pro-Sensor models to monitor the status of the firing mechanism. 
 Grid patch on Hammar models accelerates the water entry to trigger the firing head quicker and ensure a prompt deployment of the air chamber.

 Back strap  Improved comfort and better body fit.
 40mm wide polypropylene webbing.  
 Waist strap 
  • With an EN ISO 12401 harness : 46 mm wide adjustable polyester webbing
  • Without a harness : 40 mm wide polypropylene webbing

 Standard size : for 60-130 cm waistline.
 XXL size : for 130-170 cm waistline. 

 Buckles
  • With an EN ISO 12401 harness : 316 L stainless steel buckles, non-magnetic.
  • Without a harness : buckles in composite material.
 Grab loop   Facilitates grabbing the casualty and hoisting him/her out of the water.
 25 mm wide polypropylene webbing. 
 Whistle  Secured with lanyard inside the lifejacket.
 Weight of lifejacket  As from 720 grammes  (manual, no harness model)
 Options

 Crutch strap : ref. 50524
 Choice of tethers, emergency lights and spray hood .

Viewing window to monitor the status of the firing head : Pro-Sensor and Hammar inflation systems indicate visually the status of the firing head (green = lifejacket is operational). If the gas bottle is pierced or not properly tightened, the indicator turns red automatically.

Pro-Sensor inflation system : colour indicator shows the status of the firing head (green = operational).

Lifejacket with EN ISO 12401 harness : 46 mm polyester webbing and stainless steel buckles. Suitable for use with a tether.

Lifejacket without a harness : 40 mm polypropylene webbing and composite material buckles.

 

Technical documentation & diagrams

  • Instructions manual Instructions manual Download
  • EC Certificate_PILOT 165N EC Certificate_PILOT 165N Download
  • Comparative recap - Hints to choose your inflatable lifejacket Comparative recap - Hints to choose your inflatable lifejacket Download