Combined light and smoke Man Overboard Lifebuoy marker.
SOLAS Approved Product
|The Pains Wessex Manoverboard MK8 Lifebuoy Marker is normally mounted on a Ships Bridgewing attached to a 4 kg Lifebuoy. It is automatically or manually deployed to mark the position of a person in the water by day or night. Featuring a self-activated lighting system which exceeds SOLAS requirements for 2 candela light output and 2 hours duration, plus providing 15 minutes of dense orange smoke. Ships are required to fit at least two markers.
|Manoverboard Mk8 Datasheet(PDF 716 KB) |
|Height||453 mm (17.8 inches) |
|Diameter||275 mm (10.8 inches) |
|Weight||4.7 Kg |
|Weight Including Bracket||6.7 Kg |
|Temp Op Min||1 C (33.8 °F) |
|Temp Op Max||30 C (86.0 °F) |
|Temp Store Min||-30 °C |
|Temp Store Max||+65 °C |
|Light Intensity||2 candela |
|Lamps Bulbs||2x2 . 4V 1.2A |
|Flare Color||Orange |
|Use With Lifebuoy Weighing||4.0 Kg |
|Attach To Lifebuoy With Line||4 m (13 feet) |
|When to Use|
Used in an emergency to mark position of a man overboard by day or night. Deployed by attached 4 kg lifebuoy. Provides 15 minutes of dense orange smoke. Far exceeds SOLAS requirements of 2 hours at 2 candela for light output and duration. Safe to use on petrol or oil covered water. Lithium battery sealed for life - no annual replacement. Automatic or manual deployment. Universal stainless steel mounting bracket. Tested to survive a 60m drop into water (SOLAS 30m). Ideal for use on ships or rigs with high freeboard.
Store upright in mounting bracket in original packaging.
Hazardous item, dispose of responsibly through approved channels in accordance with local regulations.
|Type ||Fibreboard Box |
|Maximum Quantity Per Pack ||2 |
|Pack Dimensions ||41 x 26 x 49 cm |
|Estimate Gross Weight ||14.4 Kg |
|Estimate Net Weight ||13.4 Kg |
|Net Explosive Content Per Pack ||3.44 Kg |
|Hazard Class ||1.4S |
|UN Number ||UN0507: Signals, smoke |
|Transport Method ||Road, Sea or Air |