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Type IV Throwable cushion
Type IV Throwable ring

These devices include cushions and ring buoys. They are meant to be thrown to a person who is in trouble but is still able to grab and hold onto the PFD. They are not meant to be worn. Therefore, they are not for rough waters.

Read and follow the label instructions on all PFDs.