Maintaining your Deckvest
Is your life jacket in good and serviceable condition?
your life jacket between outings to be sure it is properly armed, free
of rips, tears or holes and that all seams are securely sewn and the
fabric, straps and hardware are still strong.
To clean your
Deckvest, remove the C0² gas cylinder and the automatic inflation
capsule, hand wash or sponge down in warm soapy water and rinse with
clean water. Hang to dry and be sure to replace the automatic inflation
When storing your life jacket for extended periods, keep it in a warm, dry place out of direct sunlight.
inflatable bladder and inflation system should also be regularly
inspected and the Deckvest inflated using either the manual or oral
inflation. This is detailed in ‘Inspecting your Deckvest’ online video.
is recommended that you service your life jacket every year at a
certified life jacket service station. A list of recommended service
centres is listed on www.spinlockdeckware.com