MED +SOLAS Approved distress signalling parachute rocket.
|Parachute Rocket Red Datasheet(PDF 652 KB) |
|Length||295 mm (11.6 inches) |
|Diameter||32 mm (1.3 inches) |
|Diameter At Handle||38 mm (1.5 inches) |
|Weight||270 g (9.5 oz) |
|Altitude||300 m (984 feet) |
|Net Explosive Content||84 g (3.0 oz) |
|Light Color||Red |
|Light Burn Time Minimum||40 s |
|When to Use|
For use in day and night long range distress signal situations.
To fire: Unscrew red end cap. Hold securely at arms length, vertically above head, turn head away and pull toggle. Rocket is ejected instantaneously with a loud report and slight recoil.
Ensure that rocket is not aimed at people or property.
Ideally should be stored in the robust, specially designed polybottle, or in a dry, easily accessed location at ambient temperature.
Hazardous item! Dispose of responsibly through approved channels in accordance with local regulations.
|Type ||Metal Tin and Fibreboard Box |
|Maximum Quantity Per Pack ||60 |
|Pack Dimensions ||48 x 27 x 37 cm |
|Estimate Gross Weight ||16.5 Kg |
|Estimate Net Weight ||14.1 Kg |
|Net Explosive Content Per Pack ||5.04 Kg |
|Hazard Class ||1.4G |
|UN Number ||UN0505: Signals, distress, ship |
|Transport Method ||Road, Sea or Cargo Aircraft Only |