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  ^ you are right
  Posted by: old_user on Apr-05-10 11:25 AM (EST)

Type III (& for that matter Type V) PFDs do *not* keep the swimmer's face out of water. That requires consciousness & positive effort on the part of the swimmer.

Type I (much bulkier & not suited for paddling motion)
will keep an unconscious person's face out of the water.

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Touring Sprayskirts

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Paddling Jackets

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