Comet Red Handflare
All flares are Incindiary Devices and as such are subject to hazardous goods charges when shipped. Shipping by Ground is the only option for this item. Fogh Marine strongly suggests that all flares be purchased locally. If you wish to have them shipped please contact us for a confirmed shipping price to your location
MED & SOLAS Approved. Red hand-held, short range distress signal.
Unique, compact, telescopic handle allows easy extension for safe operation and saves space when stowed in liferafts.
Approved for 4 years from manufacture date
- Length 175 mm (6.9 inches)
- Length With Handle Pulled Out 280 mm (11.0 inches)
- Diameter 28 mm (1.1 inches)
- Weight 160 g (5.6 oz)
- Light Burn Time Minimum 15,000 cd s
- Flare Color Red
- Flare Burn Time Minimum 60 s
- Ignition Method Top Pull-wire Igniter
When to Use
For use in day and night. Short range distress signal used to pinpoint position. To ignite: Fully extend handle, remove red end cap, sharply pull toggle away from body. Hold above head, outboard and downwind
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.