Stedfast Research, in collaboration with its customers and end users, has developed the STEDBUTYL® series of life raft materials, a superior coated substrate that is unmatched in the marketplace today. Made to order, the STEDBUTYL® series consists of multiple passes of Butyl rubber, encapsulated by high strength nylon substrates, and offers enhanced strength and UV protection of the buoyancy tube fabric.

Approved for SOLAS & C.C.G. TP 1321.

Life Raft Matrials in Use With:

  • Canadian Coast Guard
  • Department of National Defense Canada (Air Force)
  • British Columbia Ferry Corporation
  • Alaska Marine Highways
  • Washington State Ferries
  • US Marine Corps