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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.

Order Codes:

  • 9529000

SOLAS / USCG Approved Product

Product Datasheet
pdf Datasheet - 9529000 - Red Handflare MK8(PDF 385.9 KB)
pdf Datasheet Spanish - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 256.6 KB)
Certificate Of Approval
pdf Argentina COA - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 88.0 KB)
pdf Canada COA - 9529000 - Red handflare Mk8(PDF 160.8 KB)
pdf Chile COA - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 409.7 KB)
pdf Japan COA - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 86.3 KB)
pdf MED Module B - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 413.5 KB)
pdf MPA Singapore Approvals(PDF 254.7 KB)
pdf New Zealand COA - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 640.2 KB)
pdf Russia COA - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 134.1 KB)
pdf Singapore COA - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 154.3 KB)
pdf South Africa COA- 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 78.8 KB)
pdf Ukraine COA - 9529000 - Red Handflare MK8(PDF 227.4 KB)
pdf USCG COA - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 1,012.6 KB)
Declaration Of Conformity
pdf EU DOC - 9529000 - Red Handflare(PDF 117.4 KB)
pdf MED DoC - 9529000 - Red Handflare(PDF 124.2 KB)
Material Safety Datasheet
pdf Australia English GHS MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 288.1 KB)
pdf Bulgarian REACH MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 417.7 KB)
pdf Canada English GHS MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 297.4 KB)
pdf Canada French GHS MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 351.3 KB)
pdf Chinese Modern GHS MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 950.0 KB)
pdf Danish REACH MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 233.5 KB)
pdf France French REACH MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 380.3 KB)
pdf German REACH MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 378.6 KB)
pdf Greek REACH MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 434.1 KB)
pdf Italian REACH MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 194.1 KB)
pdf Norwegian REACH MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 178.2 KB)
pdf Portuguese REACH MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 253.2 KB)
pdf Russian GHS MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 399.6 KB)
pdf Spain Spanish REACH MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 197.5 KB)
pdf UAE Arabic GHS MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 401.0 KB)
pdf UK English REACH MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 320.2 KB)
pdf US English GHS MSDS - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 295.0 KB)
MED Module D
pdf MED Module D (PDF 140.2 KB)
Packing Specification
pdf Packing Specification - 9529000 - Red Handflare(PDF 232.9 KB)
pdf Packing Specification - Expired Mixed Pyrotechnics(PDF 328.2 KB)
Transport Approval Certificate
pdf BAM Classification - 9529000 - Red Handflare Mk8(PDF 201.1 KB)
pdf US DOT - 9529000 - Red Handflare(PDF 104.1 KB)
 
Length 175 mm (6.9 inches)
Length With Handle Pulled Out 280 mm (11.0 inches)
Diameter 28 mm (1.1 inches)
Weight 160 g (5.6 oz)
Net Explosive Content 61 g (2.2 oz)
Temp Op Min -30 °C
Temp Op Max 65 C (149.0 °F)
Temp Store Min -30 °C
Temp Store Max 75 C (167.0 °F)
Light Color Red
Light Intensity 15,000 candela
Flare Burn Time Minimum 60 s
Ignition Method Top Pull-wire Igniter
When to Use

Use to signal distress by day or night. Hand-held and short range flare used to pinpoint position. Typically 6 handflares are required to be fitted in SOLAS/commercial liferafts and lifeboats.

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 Fibreboard Box
Maximum Quantity Per Pack 100
Pack Dimensions 38 x 25 x 27 cm
Estimate Gross Weight 16.9 Kg
Estimate Net Weight 16 Kg (35.3 lbs)
Net Explosive Content Per Pack 6.10 Kg
Hazard Class 1.4G
UN Number UN0191: Signal devices, hand
Transport Method Road, Sea or Cargo Aircraft Only