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 igniter and improved grip provides easy handling.
Ejecting a red flare on a parachute at 300m (1000ft), burning for 40 seconds at 30,000
- Length 290 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
A day or night long-range distress signal. 12 should be carried on the ship’s bridge and 4 are requirement in ship’s Lifeboats and Life rafts, 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.
Ideally should be stored in the robust, specially designed poly bottle, or in a dry, easily accessed location at ambient temperature.
Hazardous item! Dispose of responsibly through approved channels in accordance with local regulations.
Please Note: Check your state and YA regulations for your requirements.
PLEASE NOTE: Flares cannot be shipped interstate, due to government regulations on shipping of explosives. In-store Pick Up and delivery within Victoria only!
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