Pyrotechnics



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Overview

RFD distributes a comprehensive range of Comet pyrotechnics from the various flare packs required under State legislation to line throwing units and MOB light smoke units for commercial shipping.

Day / Night Combo Flares 
Day / Night Combo Flares
Features
  • Easily identified red flare at one end for day and night signalling
  • Orange smoke for daylight use
  • Each end can be fired separately by simple pull chord mechanism
  • Burning time: red flare 20 seconds at 15,000 candela, orange smoke 18 seconds
Flare Packs & Kits 
Flare Packs and Kits
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Features

Flare Packs, Kits & Containers

  • RFD make up flare packs to meet the differing needs of boat owners
  • Full range: inshore, offshore, coastal, CAT I, CAT II, CAT III, CAT IV, CAT V SURVEY
  • Detailed information available on request
Hand Flares 
Hand Flares
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Features

Red Hand Flare

  • Designed for use in short range signalling situations
  • Simple firing mechanism
  • Burning time 60 seconds at 15,000 candela
  • SOLAS approved

White Hand Flare

  • Designed for use in a collision warning system
  • Intense white light enables illumination of small areas
  • Simple firing mechanism
  • Burning time: 60 seconds at 2,500 candela
Orange Handsmoke 
Orange Handsmoke
Features
  • Designed for powerboats, yachts, dingys, windsurfers and personal watercraft
  • Produces thick orange smoke for daylight distress signalling
  • Simple fire mechanism
  • Burning time: 60 seconds
Line Thrower 
Line Thrower
Features
  • Line throwing devide provides a line connection between ships or ship to shore
  • Throwing range: 250 metres
  • Solas approved
Man Overboard 
Man Overboard
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Features
  • Designed for cruise liners and commercial ships
  • An electric light combined with an orange smoke signalling device
  • Attaches to the lifebuoys located on both bridge wings
  • Smoke duration: 15 miunutes
  • Light duratiuon: 2 hours at 2 candela
  • Meets SOLAS 74/88 regulations
Rocket Flares 
Rocket Flares
Features

Red Parachute Rocket

  • Designed to alert potential rescue craft
  • Simple operation with rocket projecting to 300 metres at which point a parachute suspended red flare is ejected
  • Burning time: 40 seconds at 30,000 candela
  • SOLAS approved

White Parachute Rocket

  • Designed to illuminate area for approaching rescue craft from a distance
  • Simple operation with rocket projecting to 300 metres at which point a parachute suspended white flare is ejected
  • Burning time: 30 seconds at 90,000 candela
Smoke Signals 
Smoke Signals
Features

Boyant Orange Smoke

  • Floating daylight signal to locate the position of a lifeboat or liferaft
  • Emits dense orange smoke
  • Burning time 3 minutes
  • Solas approved