PAINSWESSEX RED PARACHUTE ROCKET FLARE

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*** Due to being dangerous goods flares are an instore only price***

The Pains Wessex Para Red MK8A Rocket conforms to SOLAS 74/88 as amended.

Designed to withstand exceptional environmental exposure and to perform reliably even after immersion in water, the pull wire ignitor and improved grip provides easy handling.

Ejecting a red flare on a parachute at 300m (1000ft), burning for 40 seconds at 30,000 candela

Specification

  • Length 295 mm
  • Diameter 32 mm
  • Weight 235 g
  • Altitude 300 m
  • Net Explosive Content 84 g
  • Light Colour Red
  • Light Burn Time Minimum 40 s
  • Light Intensity 30.000 candela

Operation
A day or night long-range distress signal. 12 should be carried on the ship’s bridge and 4 are requiremed in ship’s Lifeboats and Liferafts, also suitable for use in other commercial and recreational boats. To Use: Remove red end cap. Hold firmly, vertically above head at arms length. Turn head away and pull toggle. Rocket is ejected instantaneously with a loud report and slight recoil. Be careful not to direct towards people or property.

Storage Requirements
Ideally should be stored in the robust, specially designed polybottle, or in a dry, easily accessed location at ambient temperature.

Disposal
Hazardous item! Dispose of responsibly through approved channels