The Lifesmoke MK8 flat top distress signal puts a safe, easy to handle smoke signal on your boat in case of emergency. The MK8 provides effective rescue operation position marking and indicates wind direction by producing dense orange smoke for a minimum of 3 minutes.
The Pains Wessex Lifesmoke MK8 is a small, compact distress signal for daylight use designed for stowage in liferafts. This compact unit is ideally stored in a water-resistant locker at ambient temperature allowing easy access in an emergency or in the robust, specially designed polybottle.
Signal for position marking during rescue operations
Indicates wind direction
Use on boats and to be packed in life rafts
Safe use on oil or fuel (gasoline/petrol) covered water
Ideal on pleasure boats/li>
U.S. Coast Guard (160.022⁄13⁄0) and SOLAS (74⁄88) approved