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.

 

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

Buoysmoke Mk9

5 minute orange smoke Man Overboard day time Lifebuoy marker. Identical to Manoverboard MK9 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).

Pains Wessex line thrower
Buoysmoke Mk9

Buoysmoke Mk9

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.