Red Parachute Mk8A Signal Rocket
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SURVIVAL TECHNOLOGIESRed Parachute Mk8A Signal Rocket


Limited availability.
Model # 17378167 | Mfg # 30-50672-WCUPC # 854642003741


Red Parachute Mk8A Signal Rocket

Name Value
Alert / Locate Alert
Burn Time 40 Seconds
Color Red
Pyrotechnics 1 Parachute
Type Day/Night

Product Overview

Not for sale online in California.

SURVIVAL TECHNOLOGIES Red Parachute Mk8A Signal Rocket

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.


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


  • Conforms to SOLAS 74 as amended, IMO Resolution 81(70) and 96/98/ EC. MED - BGV 425.007, BAM-P2-0059, 0589-P2-0046, USCG and other major maritime authorities world wide.


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