180 mm (7.1 inches)
160 g (5.6 oz)
Net Explosive Content
45 g (1.6 oz)
Light Burn Time Minimum
When to Use
The Comet Personal Signal Launcher is designed primarily for use on yachts, dinghies, Personal Water Craft, canoes and sailboards, but have many applications as a general-purpose distress signal for aviation, hill-walking, climbing, skiing and other outdoor pursuits. Each cartridge projects its payload to a height of over 45 metres, burns for up to 5 seconds at a minimum of 10,000 candela and is visible for at least 5 miles in daylight increasing to 10 miles at night, depending on weather conditions. Operating instructions are on the case.
Ideally should be stored in the robust, specially designed polybottle or in a dry easily accessed location at ambient temperature.
Hazardous item! Dispose of responsibly through approved channels in accordance with local regulations.