Reliability, Performance, Compliance

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

Order Codes:

  • 9506720

SOLAS / USCG Approved Product

Product Datasheet
pdf Datasheet - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket MK8A(PDF 610.7 KB)
pdf Datasheet Spanish - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 226.9 KB)
Certificate Of Approval
pdf Argentina COA - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 86.2 KB)
pdf Canada COA - 9506370 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 470.7 KB)
pdf Chile COA- 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 404.1 KB)
pdf Japan COA - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 423.1 KB)
pdf MED Module B - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 447.8 KB)
pdf MPA Singapore Approvals(PDF 254.7 KB)
pdf New Zealand COA - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A (PDF 66.6 KB)
pdf Russia COA - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 134.2 KB)
pdf Singapore COA - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 92.3 KB)
pdf South Africa COA - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket MK8A(PDF 80.4 KB)
pdf Ukraine COA - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket MK8A(PDF 247.0 KB)
pdf USCG COA - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 101.7 KB)
Declaration Of Conformity
pdf EU DOC - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 136.7 KB)
Material Safety Datasheet
pdf Arabic GHS MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 283.6 KB)
pdf Australia English GHS MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 171.9 KB)
pdf Bulgarian REACH MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 407.7 KB)
pdf Canada English GHS MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 201.1 KB)
pdf Canada French GHS MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 257.3 KB)
pdf Chinese GHS MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 976.8 KB)
pdf Danish REACH MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 228.0 KB)
pdf France French REACH MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 249.6 KB)
pdf German REACH MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 247.6 KB)
pdf Greek REACH MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 427.6 KB)
pdf Italian REACH MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 188.0 KB)
pdf Norwegian REACH MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 171.9 KB)
pdf Portuguese REACH MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 246.1 KB)
pdf Russian GHS MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 402.6 KB)
pdf Spanish REACH MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 190.7 KB)
pdf UK English REACH MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 190.0 KB)
pdf US English GHS MSDS - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 180.3 KB)
MED Module D
pdf MED Module D(PDF 92.9 KB)
Packing Specification
pdf Packing Specification - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 2.4 MB)
pdf Packing Specification - Expired Pyrotechnics(PDF 5.0 MB)
pdf Packing Specification - Mixed Pyrotechnics(PDF 1.8 MB)
Transport Approval Certificate
pdf BAM Classification - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 223.4 KB)
pdf US DOT - 9506720 - Para Red Rocket Mk8A(PDF 104.7 KB)
 
Length 295 mm (11.6 inches)
Diameter 32 mm (1.3 inches)
Weight 235 g (8.3 oz)
Altitude 300 m (984 feet)
Net Explosive Content 84 g (3.0 oz)
Light Color Red
Light Burn Time Minimum 40 s
Light Intensity 30.000 candela
When to Use

A day or night long-range distress signal. 12 should be carried on the ship’s bridge and 4 are requiremed in ship’s Lifeboats and Liferafts, also suitable for use in other commercial and recreational boats. To Use: Remove red end cap. Hold firmly, vertically above head at arms length. Turn head away and pull toggle. Rocket is ejected instantaneously with a loud report and slight recoil. Be careful not to direct towards people or property.

Storage Requirements

Ideally should be stored in the robust, specially designed polybottle, or in a dry, easily accessed location at ambient temperature.

Disposal

Hazardous item! Dispose of responsibly through approved channels in accordance with local regulations.

1.4G
Type Metal Tin and Fibreboard Box
Maximum Quantity Per Pack 56
Pack Dimensions 49 x 28 x 38 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 Air