THIS VEST HAS USCG AUXILIARY STENCILED ON BACK. IT ALSO HAS THE USCG AUX EMBLEM SEWN ON THE VEST. IF YOU ARE WANTING THE PLAIN VERSION, YOU WILL NEED 217 OR 217-L.
Lightweight & rugged nylon mesh vest is intended to be worn over the top of Type I & III inherently buoyant PFDs or anti-exposure coveralls, and provides stowage for survival equipment. Contains five (5) pockets sized to fit the equipment requirements specified in the USCG Rescue & Survival Systems Manual. Side pockets measure 5½” x 4½” x 1½” and help to distribute loads to the shoulders. Vest front has a knife pocket (see #358), strobe light pocket and utility pocket measuring 3¾” x 5¾” x 1″.