Paines Wessex Day & Night Flare Mk8
Pains Wessex Day and night flare is a compact, handheld distress signal consisting of a red flare at one end and an orange smoke at the other. Housed in a rugged, corrosion and water resistant case.
Pains Wessex Day and night flare is a compact handheld distress signal consisting of a red flare at one end and an orange smoke at the other. Housed in a rugged, corrosion and water resistant case.
Because of the explosive nature of flares they don't come under our normal delivery options. We can ship them and they will be delivered separately from any other items delivered. We will confirm delivery cost, but they are normally £25, and we will normally only deliver to business address in the mainland UK excluding the Scottish Highlands.
|Length||190 mm (7.5 inches)|
|Diameter||30 mm (1 1/4 inches)|
|Temp Op Min||-30 °C (-22°F)|
|Temp Op Max||65 C (149.0 °F)|
|Temp Store Min||-30 °C (-22°F)|
|Temp Store Max||75 C (167.0 °F)|
|Weight||170 g (6 oz)|
|Net Explosive Content||45 g (1.6 oz)|
|Flare Burn Time Minimum||20 sec Flare 18 sec Smoke|
|Light Intensity||15,000 Candela|
|Ignition Method||Top Pull-wire Igniter|
When to Use
For day or night use - only when rescue services are sighted. Smoke by day and Flare by night or day. Storage Requirements Ideally should be stored in the robust, specially designed polybottle, or in a dry easily accessed location at ambient temperature.
Ideal for personal use in small craft, kayaks, wind surfers or by aviators. Divers - protect signal in a waterproof bag or container
Disposal Hazardous item! Dispose of responsibly through approved channels in accordance with local regulations.