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Buoysmoke Mk9

Order code: 9538350

SOLAS / USCG Approved Product

15 minute orange smoke Man Overboard day time Lifebuoy marker. Identical to Manoverboard MK9 Light & Smoke Signal - but without the lighting system. This version is required for USA and Japanese flag vessels.

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DOCUMENTS

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SPECIFICATIONS

Length
375 mm (14.76 inches)
Diameter
183 mm (7.20 inches)
Weight
3,3 Kg (7.27 lbs)
Net Explosive Content
1.287 kg (2.84 lbs)
Temp Op Min
-1 °C
Temp Op Max
30 C (86.0 °F)
Temp Store Min
-30 °C
Temp Store Max
75 C (167.0 °F)
Flare Color
Orange
Flare Burn Time Minimum
15 min

PACKING

Type
Fibreboard Box
Maximum Quantity Per Pack
2
Pack Dimensions
36 x 27 x 39.5 cm
Estimate Gross Weight
8.7 Kg (19.2 lbs)
Estimate Net Weight
7.7 Kg (17lbs)
Net Explosive Content Per Pack
2.57 Kg (5.67 lbs) Max
Hazard Class
1.4S
UN Number
UN0507: Signals, smoke
Transport Method
Road, Sea or Air

Usage & Training

When to Use

One is required to be mounted on each Bridgewing in its stainless steel bracket. It can be positioned upto 60m above sea level (SOLAS only requires 30m). Ideal for high freeboard vessels or rigs. Automatically deployed on release of the attached Lifebuoy. Can also be manually deployed. Safe for use on oil or petrol covered water. Day time signal which is attached to a 4 Kg lifebouy (not supplied) and used in an emergency to mark the position of a man overboard.

 

Storage Requirements

Ideally should be stored in a dry, easily accessed location at ambient temperature

Disposal

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