SLR 196 Lifejacket

Lightweight, comfortable, and high performance, the SLR 196 has all the assets to be chosen by Sailors or the sailing elite.

An exclusive design coupled with a choice of high-tech materials make this lifejacket a "must have" in its category.


Ref. Percussion Harness & double crutchstrap Sprayhood
70453 Automatic Pro-sensor Integrated as standard feature Optional: 64950
70454 Hydrostatic Hammar Integrated as standard feature Optional: 64950
71026* Hydrostatic Hammar Integrated as standard feature Integrated as standard feature

*Model required by most race safety committees (sprayhood is ISO 12402-8 certified).


Mastered design
• Exclusive dual chamber technology.
• Optimized bladder design with ergonomic neck.
• Release handle integrated into the cover.
• Modern design with high tech materials and carbon effect fabric.

Safety and performance
• 196N buoyancy to improve rollover efficiency and freeboard.
• Quick drain to adjust pressure and deflate the vest if needed.
• Access pocket for the percussion system.
• High resistance harness with textile buckle.

Lightweight and ergonomic design
• Ultra-flexible, follows the shape of the shoulders for greater ease of in maneuvers.
• Intuitive to put on and adjust (belt with invisible strap, 6 presetting's).
• “Stab-lock" type buckle in aluminum.
• Neoprene collar neckline.

Plastimo tips & tricks

EXCLUSIVE TECHNOLOGY invented by Plastimo : To combine lightweight, performance and reliability, Plastimo replicates in the SLR 196 lifejacket the polyurethane film air chamber, engineered in its liferafts for decades.