Technical Specifications



MOM 600 - Made in the USA.


Certifications:  World Sailing Offshore Racing Special Regulation 4.22.1 for Man Overboard Lifebuoys
Pacific International Yachting Organization Special Regulations as Life Saving Equipment in Section 5.6
Dimensions: 11.5"H x 6.5"L x 5.25"W

15.3 lbs. packed

Material: Heavy Duty HerculiteĀ® 80 Laminated Nylon (UV, Mildew, Abrasion resistant) 
Case Color: White
Underarm Flotation Device:  
Double Coated Polyurethane Nylon (210D)
Buoyancy: 35 lbs.
Inflated Color: High Visibility Yellow
Inflation: 33g - CO2 cylinder
Lifting Straps: 1" wide tubular nylon webbing with 2 S.S. D-rings. (1,600 lb+ break strength)
Tethers 3/8" Floating line
Sea Anchor 16" diameter
Waterline Height: 6 ft.
Material: 200D yellow urethane-coated nylon
Color: Yellow
Reflective Panels: 72 sq. inches
Ballast: 8 lbs.
Auto Light: 8 hr. flashing


The MOM 8-S is self-serviceable with a 1-Year Service Interval. Rearm kits are sold with service stickers for the following year to provide compliance for racing. Kits can be purchased through  SWITLIK Authorized Dealer & Service Centers.
Rearm Kit p/n S-4167-1 

 Download Man Overboard brochure

   Download Product Owner's Manual

Repack Instructions Video  Click Here 

Download Quick Start Guide

Does your MOM 8-S have a red velcro tab along the side (Gen II)? If so, use this manual.

Download Gen II Owner's Manual