Kokatat Maximus Centurion PFD - Unisex 6008-489

Kokatat Maximus Centurion PFD - Unisex

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Show Description

A high-capacity rescue PFD for guides, trip leaders, and other advanced paddlers. The Centurion builds on Kokatat’s ground-breaking Prime PFD, adding a removable belly pouch for equipment-intensive situations. It has a low profile/high buoyancy design and mobile central panels to follow you through twisty moves. Both features will serve you well for creeking, river running, playboating or extreme touring.

  • Gaia foam is latex and PVC free. Outer shell is rugged Cordura®.
  • Full spine and side coverage for protection.
  • Side entry provides easy donning and secure wearing.
  • Front and centre webbing straps allow complete adjustment.
  • Contoured neoprene shoulder straps are wide for comfort.
  • Dynamic Suspension System allows free movement of central panels.
  • Removable belly pouch has 3 pockets to let you organize and quickly access your rescue tools.
  • Front lash tab keeps your knife at hand.
  • Anchor patch on back holds a strobe.
  • Large zipper front pocket with gusset sizes to fit load.
  • Quick-release chest harness and O-ring accept optional tether/tow systems.
  • Stretch-mesh sleeve holds a cow tail.


PVC Free
PVC free

Tech specs

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Ideal for
  • Whitewater kayaking
  • Kayak touring
  • Whitewater canoeing
Shell material 500-denier Cordura
Chest circumference
  • 81-97cm (Extra Small/Small)
  • 101-117cm (Medium/Large)
  • 124-140cm (X-Large/XX-Large)
Rescue harness compatible Yes
PVC-free foam

All PFDs sold by MEC contain PVC-free foam.

Pockets Yes
Additional feature(s) Reflective details
ULC approved Yes
Product sustainability PVC free
Made in China