First Watch AV-800 Pro 4-Pocket Vest (USCG Type III) - Hi-Vis Yellow/Black - L/XL
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AV-800 Pro 4-Pocket Vest (USCG Type III) - Hi-Vis Yellow/Black - L/XL
This vest is extremely light and great fitting. The AV-800 is engineered for comfort. Pockets allow stowage of essential gear. Hi-Vis Yellow with SOLAS Tape Front & Back.
- Fleece Lined Collared Vest
- Ventilation Port at the base of the collar
- Agency Patches can be applied to hook/loop section on back of vest
- 4-Pockets: Upper right fits most radios.
- Upper left pocket includes lash-tab
- 2 lower pockets have mesh/webbing organizers.
- 2 Mic loops – Throttle D-ring Size S – XXXL
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