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Overton's Infant Vest

Item # 16692
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Key Features

  • Elasticized fabric crotch

  • Oversized collar for head support

  • USCG approved type II


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Product Description
overtons Exclusively designed for kids up to 30 pounds. Elasticized fabric crotch offers a snug and comfortable fit, while oversized collar design provides better head support. One waist belt and shoulder strap ensure comfort and security. Grab strap for easy recovery. USCG approved type II.
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Overton's Infant Vest

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Overton'sOvertons Infant Vest
 
4.4

(based on 72 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (38)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (27)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Safe (44)
  • Easy to use (43)
  • Easy storage (18)
  • Compact (17)
  • Waterproof (16)

Cons

  • Hot (3)

Best Uses

  • Boating / sailing (62)
  • Swimming (32)
  • Youth (14)
  • Personal watercraft (11)
  • Kayak / canoe / rafting (8)
    • Chest Size:
    • Feels too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      90% 

      (9 reviews)

      Feels too big

       
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (40), Yes (20)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual/ recreational (31), Advanced (22), Beginner (7), Intermediate (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

A MUST FOR INFANTS NEAR WATER

I bought this for my granddaughter who weighs 12 pounds. We had intended to take her boating, but with the drought conditions, we haven't been on the lake much. However, my daughter...Read complete review

I bought this for my granddaughter who weighs 12 pounds. We had intended to take her boating, but with the drought conditions, we haven't been on the lake much. However, my daughter took my granddaughter to the pool (after pediatrician okay'd) and they both love it. My granddaughter floats in the pool and kicks her legs. The chest part slides up toward her neck, but she doesn't seem to mind it. I would recommend bringing along sunglasses because her little face is facing upward toward the sun as she floats around.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Chin Up!

The infant life vest was bought for an 18 month old, 33" tall, and 23 pounds. I wasn't sure how it would fit, but putting it on our child it...Read complete review

The infant life vest was bought for an 18 month old, 33" tall, and 23 pounds. I wasn't sure how it would fit, but putting it on our child it seemed ok. It was a little confining with the collar around the head and the thick front, but biggest complaint is when in the water the main front part moves up under the chin and looks very uncomfortable and confining. I think the problem is that the strap around the waist is not wide enough and does not hold it in place snuggly. Also, if the child does not have a shirt on or a one pc. bathing suit, the small strap around the waist isn't comfortable on their skin, whereas a wider piece might do better. As our child gets taller, maybe the straddle will keep the vest in place and with more use it may get better. Only used two times so far.

Reviewed by 72 customers

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5.0

awesome product

By kel

from houma, la

About Me Casual/ Recreational

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy Storage
  • Easy To Use
  • Safe

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Boating

    Comments about Overton's Overtons Infant Vest:

    Great product. Used it when we went fishing. Was worried about the fit because hes on the small side but it fit perfect.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    "Excited Grand Dad"

    By Randy

    from Kannapolis, NC

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Boating
        • Personal Watercraft
        • Swimming

        Comments about Overton's Overtons Infant Vest:

        "Going to have our first grandchild in September."
        Can't wait to use it!!

         
        5.0

        Less Bulk for Baby

        By none

        from Michigan

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Compact Design
        • Easy Storage
        • Easy To Use
        • Safe
        • Waterproof

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Boating
          • Personal Watercraft

          Comments about Overton's Overtons Infant Vest:

          This jacket is less bulky then most and more comfy and less fuss from the baby!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          baby vest

          By Baby boater

          from Green Bay, WI

          About Me Advanced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Adjustable
          • Comfortable
          • Durable
          • Good Ventilation
          • Lightweight
          • Waterproof

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Boating

            Comments about Overton's Overtons Infant Vest:

            Timely delivery. Easy to use. Well made.

            • Chest Size:
            • Feels true to size
            • Was this a gift?:
            • Yes

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Love Love Love this!!!

            By Kduellman

            from Maplewood, mn

            About Me Advanced

            Pros

            • 1month Old Approved
            • Adjustable
            • Comfortable
            • Durable
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Boating

              Comments about Overton's Overtons Infant Vest:

              I bought this for my 1month old and am extremely happy with it! He is very comfortable in the boat and is able to move around still. He is able to eat from a bottle and is even comfortable enough to sleep! Love this product!

              • Chest Size:
              • Feels true to size
              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              • Q:

                I read that this product is good for children up to 30lbs. At what weight would be okay to start using the product? How little of a baby would be safe, and fit well, in this vest?
                Asked on 4/7/2014 by Parsionie from Michigan

                1 answer

                • Staff Reviewer

                  A:

                  Our less than 30 lb. infant vests are designed to fit all infants. However, because there is such a wide range of shapes and sizes of infants, it is always best to try the vest on the child, confirm that it is comfortable and adjusts correctly. As far as when it is alright to start using the vest, that would be at the parents discretion and if on watercraft, state law would require the use of one at all times.

                  Answered on 4/8/2014 by Product Expert from Overton's
              • Q:

                Will this product turn the baby onto his back and keep him from rolling over onto his side or front?
                Asked on 12/25/2013 by Will

                1 answer

                • Staff Reviewer

                  A:

                  The baby safe product is rated as a Type II PFD, which is our near-shore buoyant vest. It is intended for children up to 30 lbs. and designed to turn most unconscious wearers face-up in the water. It features foam panels in the front of the vest and none in the back to accomplish this.

                  Answered on 12/31/2013 by Anonymous
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