Pilot 275 lifejacket

Cruising & blue water sailing : suitable for recreational navigation & professional or industrial applications.

For stout body sizes or wearers with heavy protection gear.

Lifejackets without a harness : EN ISO 12402-2 applicable to 275 N lifejackets.
Lifejackets with a harness : EN ISO 12402-2 applicable to 275 N lifejackets and EN ISO 12401 applicable to safety harnesses.

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Model Inflation system Colour Ref.
With harness Automatic Black, with crutch strap 62134
With harness Automatic Pro-Sensor with viewing window Black, with crutch strap 62136
With harness Hydrostatic Hammar with viewing window + grid Black, with crutch strap 62138
No harness, with crutchstrap Automatic Red 65069
No harness, with crutchstrap Manual Red 65068


  PILOT 275 N

 Recommended use  Intensive use and extreme weather conditions (skipper, regular cruising or racing).
 Comfortable and hard-wearing lifejacket. 
 Performance  Self-righting capacity : turns most wearers face up within 5 seconds, even unconscious and equipped with heavy clothes or professional gear. 
 Inflation / firing mechanism
  • CO2 gas cylinder, 60 g. 
  • 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 : green indicator shows clearly the firing mechanism status. 
 Air chamber  Totally independent air chamber, protected by the outer cover.
 Visibility when inflated

 Yellow chamber.
 400 cm2 retro-reflecting tapes, sewn on the jacket for added resistance and perfect adherence.

 Outer cover

 Rounded comfortable neck. Reflective piping on shoulders.
 Viewing window on Pro-Sensor and Hammar models, to monitor the status of the firing mechanism. 

 Back strap  Improved comfort and better body fit.
 25 mm 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

 Designed for 60-175 cm waistline.

  • 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   As from 970 grammes   (manual, without harness model)

 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.

Hammar viewing window

Y-shaped 25 mm polypropylene straps hold the lifejacket flat on the back and ensure a better weight distribution on the shoulders.

On Hammar hydrostatic model : a mesh patch built into the outer cover accelerates the water entry to trigger the firing head quicker and ensure a prompt deployment of the inflated jacket.

Lifejacket with EN ISO harness : 46 mm polyester webbing (resistance 2500 daN) and stainless steel buckles. Suitable for use with a tether

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

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