46 CFR 160.060-6 - Construction
(a) General. The construction methods used for a nonstandard buoyant vest must be equivalent to the requirements in § 160.060-5 for standard vests and also meet the requirements specified in this section.
(b) Sizes. Each nonstandard vest must contain the following volume of unicellular polyethylene foam buoyant material, determined by the displacement method:
(2) Three hundred and fifty cubic inches or more for a child medium size, for children weighing from 50 to 90 pounds.
(1) Be arranged to hold the wearer in an upright or backward position with head and face out of water;
[CGD 72-163R, 38 FR 8122, Mar. 28, 1973]
Title 46 published on 2014-10-01
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