|Edition Number:||3||SCC Approved:||--|
|Edition Date:||2007-04-20||DOD Approved:||--|
|Price Code:||D||ANSI Approved:||2017-12-08|
1.1 These requirements cover wearable buoyant devices having:
a) At least one compartment that relies upon inflation by gas or other medium to provide buoyancy, and
b) A quantity of inherently buoyant material.
1.2 The hybrid devices covered by this standard are intended for United States Coast Guard (USCG) approval under 46 CFR 160.077 as recreational use devices.