AC-1100-HV-S

First Watch Hi-Vis Flotation Coats

First Watch Hi-Vis Flotation Coats

Description

The First Watch Hi-Vis Flotation Coats are designed with safety and flotation that gives peace of mind while providing a great fit.

Features

  • Reinforced durable construction combined with the renowned MMS comfort fit system
  • Supersoft flotation panels provide flexibility and support
  • High visibility hood and SOLAS reflective panels to shoulders and wrists
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Standing watch or working on deck in cold and wind can wear down an able seaman in hours. Choosing the right protective clothing can make the difference between staying alert or risking personal safety on board. When conditions get cold and nasty, layer up with the AC-1100 Flotation Coat from First Watch. Reinforced durable construction combined with the renowned MMS comfort fit system makes this safety flotation coat an easy choice for the mariner venturing into harsh climates. When called upon to provide life saving flotation, this coat really proves its worth with Supersoft flotation panels providing flexibility and support. Adding a high visibility hood and SOLAS reflective panels to shoulders and wrists make the AC-1100 stand out when conditions are at their worst. Designed with safety and flotation that gives peace of mind while providing great fit, choose First Watch Flotation Coats for maximum comfort.

First Watch flotation suits, coats, bombers and pants are engineered to enhance comfort and safety by incorporating our exclusive MMS® SYSTEM.

MOBILITY
MMS articulated arms and legs means the garment bends with you. Our supersoft foam provides the flexibility for active boating movements.

MOISTURE BARRIER
MMS soft foam provides buoyancy and creates a barrier to rain entry. Internal bonded foam panels form a complete water barrier. When immersed MMS helps you retain precious body heat.

SAFETY
MMS foam gives USCG approved flotation. When immersed, MMS helps you retain precious body heat. Added safety features include the high-vis insulated hood & SOLAS reflective tape located on head, wrist and shoulders

Image Part # Product Description Price Stock Order
First Watch Hi-Vis Flotation Coats AC-1100-HV-S High-visibility flotation coat, yellow/black, S
$251.25
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First Watch Hi-Vis Flotation Coats AC-1100-HV-M High-visibility flotation coat, yellow/black, M
$251.25
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First Watch Hi-Vis Flotation Coats AC-1100-HV-L High-visibility flotation coat, yellow/black, L
$251.25
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First Watch Hi-Vis Flotation Coats AC-1100-HV-XL High-visibility flotation coat, yellow/black, XL
$251.25
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First Watch Hi-Vis Flotation Coats AC-1100-HV-XXL High-visibility flotation coat, yellow/black, XXL
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