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Orange Handsmoke Distress Flare

NZ $45.10 incl GST

A handheld device that generates volumes of dense oragne smoke for day time signalling.

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Flares - Distress, Comet


Orange Hand Held Smoke Distress Flare for day time signaling

  • For powerboats, yachts, dinghies, windsurfers, and personal water craft
  • Produces thick orange smoke for daylight distress signaling
  • Simple pull cord firing mechanism
  • Burn time: 60 seconds.

For use in day distress signal situations and to mark the position during a rescue operation. Also to indicate wind direction and strength to rescue helicopters.
To operate: Remove base cap , hold away from body and sharply pull toggle. Hold outboard and downwind.
Product Specification:
  • Colour of light: Dense orange smoke
  • Duration of burn time: 60 seconds
  • Ignition: Top pull-wire ignitor
  • Temperature operating range: -30c to 65c (-22f to 149f)
  • Temperature storage range: -30c to +75 (-22f to 167f)
  • Length: 243mm
  • Weight: 200g (7oz)
  • Diameter: 38mm
  • Net explosive cont.: 66g
Expiration Dates: We will supply the most recent dates possible. However a few months, from date of manufacture can elapse due to time taken for transport to NZ & distribution. All Distress Flares carry a 3 year expiry date. This is due to the marine environment in which they are typically stored and because the pyrotechnic performance diminishes after that time.
Important Freight Note : Because of their pyrotechnic nature, distress flares will incur a 'Dangerous Goods Transport' charge as they require special transportation.
International Orders: Flares cannot be sent by post and can only be shipped by surface vessel. We can  quote freight costs.


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