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Buoysmoke Mk8

Man overboard Lifebuoy Marker. Produces 15 minutes of orange smoke.

Pains Wessex Buoysmoke Mk8 15 minute orange smoke Man Overboard day time Lifebuoy marker. Identical to Manoverboard MK8 Light & Smoke Signal - but without the lighting system. This version is required for USA and Japanese flag vessels who require 15 hour lifebuoy lights (SOLAS only 2 hours).

One is required to be mounted on each Bridgewing in its stainless steel bracket. It can be positioned upto 60m above sea level (SOLAS only requires 30m). Ideal for high freeboard vessels or rigs. Automatically deployed on release of the attached Lifebuoy. Can also be manually deployed. Safe for use on oil or petrol covered water. Day time signal which is attached to a 4 Kg lifebouy (not supplied) and used in an emergency to mark the position of a man overboard.

Length 453 mm (17.8 inches)
Diameter 275 mm (10.8 inches)
Weight 4,7 Kg
Net Explosive Content 1.722 g
Temp Op Min -1 C
Temp Op Max 30 C (86.0 F)
Temp Store Min -30 C
Temp Store Max 75 C (167.0 F)
Flare Color Orange
Flare Burn Time Minimum 15 min


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