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August 12, 2011

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Life Jackets 101

August 12, 2011
Life Jackets 101

Everyone has seen a life jacket. Right?

Maybe so, but do you know about all of the different kinds of life jackets? Which ones you need? Which ones are required by law?

Maybe not. But spending a few minutes browsing through the Life Jacket Center will answer your questions.

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How to Remove Mold From a PFD

August 13, 2011
How to Remove Mold From a PFD

The best way to remove mold from a life jacket/PFD is to clean it regularly and store it properly so that the mold or mildew never forms. Yet, even the best intentions are sometimes not enough. When mold or mildew strikes, you have to deal with it. Otherwise, your PFD can be damaged enough to be unreliable and require a replacement. This article explains how to clean...

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Cleaning a PFD

August 13, 2011
Cleaning a PFD

All PFDs should be cleaned and dried after use, even if they are going to be used the next day. Cleaning is simple and quickly accomplished. This article details the tools and procedure for cleaning a life jacket, vest or other PFD.

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