Please select your home edition
Edition
Safety at Sea - Baltic - 2

New Acapulco Lifejacket from Baltic Safety Products

by Marina Arnold on 28 Jan 2014
Acapulco 1598 - available from Safety at Sea and Kiwi Yachting Consultants Kiwi Yachting www.kiwiyachting.co.nz
Yes, you can look good in a lifejacket without feeling self-conscious. To this end Baltic Safety Products have launched two new automatic inflation 150 Newton lifejacket in two eye catching summery colours.

They are available in New Zealand through Safety at Sea, a Kiwi Yachting Consultants company

The new Acapulco jackets are available in Hot Pink or Azure Blue and are made using a soft outer material which moulds to the body shape ensuring a comfortable fit, as well as a soft fleece lined collar. Although attractive to wear the Acapulco does not sacrifice looks for safety and has all the attributes of other Baltic quality lifejacket range.

The Acapulco lifejacket has six retro-reflective patches, a whistle to attract attention, a lifting becket to allow easy retrieval from the water and a detachable crotch strap. Also available is a retro-fit internal spray hood and an emergency light.

If deployed re-arming kits are available from all Baltic stockists or from our worldwide network of service centres. T

he lifejackets should be checked regularly please read the user manual supplied with the lifejacket. Baltic are very proud to manufacture all our inflatable products within Europe as quality and safety are inseparable. The Acapulco also has the Baltic 5 year Guarantee.

The Acapulco is available in 1 size which fits wearers from 40 – 150kg

Baltic Safety Products AB has worked for over 30 years in research and development to achieve one goal, improving the security of people on or near water. To this end they never compromise on design, quality, components or workmanship. Baltic Safety Products commitment to total quality has made them the largest manufacturer of lifejackets and buoyancy aids in Europe.

They have worldwide representation through its distributor network and a full presentation of all Baltic products can be seen at www.safetyatsea.co.nz

Available from Safety at Sea (a Kiwi Yachting Co) Contact: 09 309 9111
Safety at Sea - Baltic - 2Safety at Sea - Baltic - 1Safety at Sea - Baltic - 3

Related Articles

Speed Thrills. Pain Kills. Minimise potential damage with Kollition™
We all love seeing the foilers get faster and faster. We all love seeing the foilers get faster and faster. One brand, Zhik®, was the first to develop a range of lightweight, low profile, flexible and waterproof padding in a purpose built wetsuit to help protect the sailors from damage when they or boat stops abruptly.
Posted today at 1:45 am
Figaro Bénéteau 3 – The world’s first production foiling monohull
In 2019, as the Solitaire URGO celebrates 50th anniversary, the Figaro Bénéteau 3 will take over from its predecessor In 2019, as the Solitaire URGO– Le Figaro celebrates its fiftieth anniversary, the Figaro Bénéteau 3 will take over from its illustrious predecessor, the Figaro Bénéteau 2, which has been sailing the length and breadth of the French and Atlantic coasts since 2003.
Posted on 6 Dec
Lisa Blair teams up with B&G to sail Antarctica
B&G is pleased to sponsor Lisa Blair in her upcoming bid to complete the Antarctica Cup Ocean Race. B&G is pleased to sponsor Lisa Blair in her upcoming bid to complete the Antarctica Cup Ocean Race. Lisa will be competing against the clock, attempting to beat the current speed record set by Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov in 2008. Lisa is the first woman to compete in the race and, in doing so, aims to be the first woman ever to circumnavigate Antarctica solo, non-stop, and unassisted.
Posted on 6 Dec
Mark Light appointed Race Director of Clipper Round the World Race
Mark replaces former Race Director Justin Taylor who decided to stand down after almost a decade with the company. With four years’ experience assisting the race planning, he is now looking forward to stepping up to the lead role, one of the most challenging that exists in global sailing.
Posted on 28 Nov
Predictwind release improved racing and cruising routing function
PredictWind has released a major upgrade to its Routing function, taking a much more graphic and interactive approach PredictWind has released a major upgrade to its Routing function, taking a much more graphic and interactive approach to what has been a black art of weather routing, used to chose the fastest route for racers or most comfortable route for cruisers.
Posted on 28 Nov
Only room for one at the top
The results of RMIT's (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology) independent testing are in. The results of RMIT's (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology) independent testing are in. Zhik® is the market leader in waterproof durability with a new standard that replicates the real world sailing environment and conditions. It is an astounding four times more so than the previous leader.
Posted on 28 Nov
Musto Black Friday weekend
This weekend only take 20% off all products on musto.com.au, just enter code: BLACKFRIDAY at the checkout This weekend only take 20% Off all products on musto.com.au, just enter code: BLACKFRIDAY at the checkout. Offer ends 28/11/16.
Posted on 25 Nov
Ensign want to sell your boat!
Ensign have had such a successful sales year that they are now looking for more pre-used stock to sell. Ensign, one of Australia’s largest yacht brokers, have had such a successful sales year that they are now looking for more pre-used stock to sell. At their head office location at Main Beach, Queensland, they can offer amazing rates on berthing while the boat is on sale at their Marinas Cove Marina and that means great exposure.
Posted on 24 Nov
Funding received to further develop sailing in Queensland
Clubs and sailors in Queensland will benefit from funding received from Queensland Government to build grassroot sailing Clubs and sailors in Queensland will benefit from funding received from the Queensland Government to build grassroots sailing, participation and increase the number of women involved, both on and off the water.
Posted on 24 Nov
New book on the life of Syd Fischer
A new book on the life of legendary Australian yachtsman Syd Fischer details some of the most dramatic moments. A new book on the life of legendary Australian yachtsman Syd Fischer details some of the most dramatic moments from his extraordinary sporting career.
Posted on 23 Nov