Canine Personal Flotation Device

Brand:
Exxel Outdoors LLC
Verify ID:
A955334
Effective Date:
November 09, 2018 - January 08, 2020
Verification Mark
Product Information
The first UL Verified Pet Life Jacket…Ever! Who wouldn’t want their fur babies to be safer in the water? With our CFD (Canine Flotation Device) you can confidently bring your canine companions into the water along with you and your family. The CFD features four points of adjustment, sturdy grab handle, and comfort ecoprene knit fabric flap for optimum comfort. Our vest has additional flotation support in the neck/chest to help float your dog higher in the water, improve their confidence around water and provide added flotation for dogs for added safety in boating safety situations. The low profile fit does not impede swimming motion, has adjustable Velcro straps and a closed sided fit. And for good measure, we’ve added a D-Ring to hook your pup’s leash to get from dock to water. Sizing: X-Small (6-15 lbs.) Small (15-35 lbs.) Medium (35-65 lbs.) Large (55-85 lbs.)

Applicable To:
XP45019RB-TY, XP45019RB-SM, XP45019RB-MD, XP45019RB-LG, XP45019GH-TY, XP45019GH-SM, XP45019GH-MD, XP45019GH-LG, XP45019M5-TY, XP45019M5-SM, XP45019M5-MD, XP45019M5-LG

Marketing Claim Verified by UL

Buoyancy and Mechanical Characteristics Verified

Verification Method

Product buoyancy and mechanical characteristics were assessed per the following sections of UL 1123 Standard for Marine Buoyant Devices. The samples assessed represent product sizes: X-Small (XS), Small (S), Medium (M) and Large (L). Section 20 Buoyancy Test (lbs./oz.): XS: 02/08 S: 04/00 M: 07/02 L: 09/02 Section 31 Strength Tests – Seams (lbf.) Microtek (BOL-200D) sewn to Microtek (BOL-200D) (represents Red House RH200 Ripstop sewn to Red House RH200 Ripstop) Warp: 106.39 Fill: 114.27 Microtek (BOL-200D) sewn to Ecoprene-C C (represents Red House RH200 Ripstop sewn to Ecoprene-C) Warp: 94.09 Fill: 90.16 Ecoprene-C sewn to Ecoprene-C Warp: 93.60 Fill: 92.09 Section 21 Water Retention Test Retained 0 lbs./11 oz. water Section 24 Body Tensile Test Body Tensile (Microtek (BOL-200D) sewn to Ecoprene-C) (represents Red House RH200 Ripstop sewn to Ecoprene-C) XS: Held a load of 150 lbs. for 5 minutes. M: Held a load of 150 lbs. for 5 minutes. Section 24 Grab Handle Tensile Test Grab Handle Tensile (Microtek (BOL-200D) sewn to Ecoprene-C) (represents Red House RH200 Ripstop sewn to Ecoprene-C) XS: Held a load of 150 lbs. for 5 minutes. Section 24 Shoulder Tensile Test Shoulder Tensile (Microtek (BOL-200D) sewn to Ecoprene-C) (represents Red House RH200 Ripstop sewn to Ecoprene-C) XS: Held a load of 115 lbs. for 5 minutes. M: Held a load of 115 lbs. for 5 minutes. Shoulder Tensile (Ecoprene-C sewn to Ecoprene-C) XS: Held a load of 60 lbs. for 5 minutes. M: Held a load of 100 lbs. for 5 minutes.

About the Manufacturer

Exxel Outdoors is a leading provider of high quality, innovative outdoor recreation products, and is the largest sleeping bag manufacturer in the United States. We’re a company of outdoor lovers. We’re backpackers, mountain bikers, back-country skiers, conservationists, climbers, rafters, yogis, trail runners, triathletes, musicians, cyclists, campfire masters, volunteers and very poor softball players. Headquartered in Boulder, CO, we use the mountains at our doorstep for inspiration to create the best gear for any outdoor adventure.

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