Lifeguard Forties A (ISAF)

Offshore racing liferaft (ISAF compliant)

The Survitec Group Lifeguard Forties A includes larger water pockets for increased stability, plus, an upgraded emergency pack positioned at the front of the raft that makes essential equipment easy to access on entry. All Lifeguard rafts are manufactured from ultra lightweight butyl fabric and packed in hermetically sealed bags within their valise or container.

lifegaurds forties aFeatures

  • Durable butyl rubber material
  • Lightweight for serious offshore yacht racing
  • Easy-to-grab line running inside and out
  • Inflatable Boarding Step
  • Central webbing ladder for improved entry
  • 4 large water pockets for increased stability
  • Inflatable double floor


  • Soft weatherproof valise or compact fibreglass container.
  • Super lightweight carbon fibre containers also available where weight is at a premium.

Emergency packs

lifeguard e packs

Dimensions and weights

lifeguard a chart

Note: All weights and dimensions are approximate and may be subject to slight variation.



Made from GRP, chocks are the easy, secure way to install your leisure liferaft onboard.

Made from GRP, chocks are the easy, secure way to install your leisure liferaft onboard.


High tech range from ACR as used by NATO Special Forces - includes SART models.

Hydrostatic release unit

Automatically launch life rafts with our economical, reliable and effective Hammar H20 hydrostatic release unit.

Spare parts

Be prepared with the right spare parts that work regardless of the weather conditions or changes in climate.


Talk to a Survitec Group expert in your area

Auckland: Peter Legg, Tel: 09 306 8604  > Email
Wellington: Jason James, Tel: 04 499 9179  > Email
Nelson: Paul Scholfield, Tel: 03 548 2996  > Email
Christchurch: Adam Cross, Tel: 03 389 2117  > Email
Rest of South Island: Dave Chapman, Tel: 03 539 1373  > Email