Compact, hand held distress signal consisting of a red flare at one end and an orange smoke at the other.
||Housed in a rugged, corrosion & water resistant case. For Day or Night use - only when rescue services are sighted.
|Day and Night Mk8 Datasheet(PDF 587 KB) |
|Length||190 mm (7.5 inches) |
|Diameter||30 mm (1.2 inches) |
|Weight||170 g (6.0 oz) |
|Net Explosive Content||45 g (1.6 oz) |
|Light Color||Orange |
|Flare Color||Red |
|Flare Burn Time Minimum||20 s |
|Ignition Method||Top Pull-wire Igniter with 2s Safety Delay |
|When to Use|
For Day or Night use - only when rescue services are sighted.
Select the end to use - Smoke by day and Flare by night or day.
Unscrew end cap, hold away from body and sharply pull toggle. Hold outboard and downwind.
Ideal for personal use in small craft, kayaks, wind surfers or by aviators.
Divers- Protect signal in a waterproof bag or container
Ideally should be stored in the robust, specially designed polybottle, or in a dry, easily accessed location at ambient temperature.
Hazardous item! Dispose of responsibly through approved channels in accordance with local regulations.
|Type ||Fibreboard Box |
|Maximum Quantity Per Pack ||100 |
|Pack Dimensions ||38 x 28 x 27 cm |
|Estimate Gross Weight ||19 Kg (41.9 lbs) |
|Estimate Net Weight ||17.2 Kg |
|Net Explosive Content Per Pack ||4.50 Kg |
|Hazard Class ||1.4G |
|UN Number ||UN0191: Signal devices, hand |
|Transport Method ||Road, Sea or Cargo Aircraft Only |