Flares

Pains Wessex Red Hand Flare
Red Handflare Mk8

Red Handflare Mk8

Red hand-held, short range distress signal. Used to pinpoint location by day or night. Burns for 60 seconds at 15,000 candela. Features a unique telescopic handle making it very compact and space saving when stowed in a liferaft. Easily extended and pull wire operated.

Pains Wessex Orange Hand Smoke Flare
Handsmoke MK8A

Handsmoke MK8A

The Orange Handsmoke is a hand-held marine distress signal for
daytime use to indicate position and wind direction. Produces dense
orange smoke for 60 seconds.

 

Hand flare white
White Handflare Mk8

White Handflare Mk8

For use in day and night short range collision warning situations and for illuminating small areas. Fully extend handle, remove white end cap, pull toggle sharply away from body. Hold above head, outboard and downwind. 

Para Red Rocket Mk8A

Para Red Rocket Mk8A

The Pains Wessex Para Red MK8A Rocket conforms to SOLAS 74/88 as amended. Designed to withstand exceptional environmental exposure and to perform reliably even after immersion in water, the pull wire ignitor and improved grip provides easy handling. Ejecting a red flare on a parachute at 300m (1000ft), burning for 40 seconds at 30,000 candela

Buoysmoke Mk9

Lifesmoke Mk8

The Pains Wessex Lifesmoke MK8 is a compact, flat top, day time distress signal designed to be easy and safe to handle. It provides effective position marking during rescue operations and can be used to indicate wind direction, producing dense orange smoke for a minimum of 3 minutes.

Pains Wessex light and smoke marker
Buoysmoke Mk9

Manoverboard Light and Smoke Marker

The Pains Wessex Manoverboard MK9 Compact Lifebuoy Marker is normally mounted on a ship’s bridge wing 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 LED lighting system which exceeds SOLAS requirements for 2 candela light output and 2 hours duration, plus providing 15 minutes of dense orange smoke.

Pains Wessex line thrower
Line Thrower 250

Line Thrower 250

A self-contained line-throwing appliance consisting of a plastic case with an end cap and 250m of line, an integral striker mechanism plus a rocket.