Boat smoke signals
Daytime, hand-held distress signal. Produces dense orange smoke for 60 seconds.
... Orange Smoke Signal 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 ...
Emergency signal for marking the position in case of distress Art.No. 54001 Buoyant Smoke Signal JHB-4, orange Duration of burning: > 3 min. Limit of age to consumers: ...
The signal is approved and meets the latest SOLAS 74/96 amendments and the resolution IMO A 689/17. APPLICATIONS For daylight distress signalling purposes on ship, lifeboats, life rafts and for pleasure craft DESIGN ...
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How to choose this product
A smoke signal for boats is a floating or hand-held safety device which emits dense smoke when activated. This distress signal facilitates daytime search-and-rescue efforts.
National regulations often require these devices on board specified categories of vessel. Colored flares for nighttime use may also be obligatory. They represent additional safety aboard any vessel with room to stow them.
Such devices are often encased in waterproof, corrosion-resistant tubes, either floating or hand-held. They are sometimes complemented by other safety gear, such as distress flares or lifebuoy lights. Since useful life is limited, the expiration date should be checked carefully before going to sea.
How to choose
Choice of this and other safety equipment will depend on applicable regulations concerning obligatory gear in each country.
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