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  • Type III PFD
  • Type III PFD inflatable

These vests or full-sleeved jackets are good for calm waters and fast rescues. They are not for rough waters since they will not turn a person face up. This type of PFD is generally used for water sports. Some Type III PFDs are designed to inflate when you enter the water.