RS-17.2 Side Entry Race Vest Green PWC Jetski Race Gear

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RS-17.2 Side Entry Impact Race Vest - Green  

Discontinued Style - No additional sizes or stock will be produced

The Jettribe RS 17.2 Side-Entry Impact Vest is an excellent vest for closed course racing, offshore endurance racing, and naturally for recreation PWC riding as well. The built-in high density compression molded chest plate is designed to reduce chest impacts.

Our vests utilize an ink fusion technology instead of traditional silkscreen ink. The ink fusion wraps and dyes the color around the yard and fibers of the materials.  This allows for a smooth, soft feel to the vest.  It will never crack or dry out like the screen printed inks.

We are especially proud of the RS-17.2, taking the best of all vests and building features into this one vest.  Every minute detail has been carefully considered.  For example all of the webbing are tacked down with a zig-zag bar tack, rescue handles wrapped underneath and bar tacked, then finished off with a box stitch. Most of these details are over looked, but not by the Jettribe design team.

Our Jettribe race vests have been proven with top professional racers throughout the world. Some to the features that separate our vest from the rest are: triple rescue handles, back protection compatible, triple 38mm buckles and webbing, interchangeable velcro flag patches and removable heavy duty PWC lanyard D-ring. Plus, the rear race collar attachment.

  • 4-inch EVA foam panel compressed to 2 inch thickness for maximum flotation
  • Built in molded high-density chest plate to reduce chest impacts
  • Ink fusion technology instead of traditional silkscreen ink for a smooth, soft feel to the vest will never crack or fade
  • Webbings are tacked down with a zig-zag bar tack
  • Rescue handles are wrapped underneath, bar tacked, and finished with a box stitch
  • Triple rescue handles
  • Compatible with Jettribe Back Deflector
  • Three-Buckles Closure
  • Lanyard attachment included
  • Note: Vest is not USCG Certified





28"- 32" (71 cm  - 80 cm )


32"- 40" ( 80 cm -102 cm)


42" - 50"  ( 107 cm - 127 cm)


50" - 60" ( 127 cm - 152 cm)

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  • 4
    Vest great protection

    Posted by Verified Customer on 6th Aug 2018

    Older jet ski rider, looking for extra protection, not to confining. Enjoy the vest very much

  • 5
    awesome vest!!

    Posted by Verified Customer on 5th Jun 2018

    Love the fit and style and color of this vest!!

  • 5
    Awesome product!

    Posted by Tim White on 11th Apr 2017

    Fits well, and seems to be of high quality. Haven't tested the actual flotation bc I hold on tight

  • 5
    It protected me already a couple of times

    Posted by Ildiko Vasari on 3rd Feb 2017

    To every color you can choose the matching color of vest, back protectors and leg protectors. I choose the red and blue, so my vest is also the same. Moreover, this RS 17.2 vest has a chest plate, so it protected me already a couple of times from hitting myself hard with the steering :)