Reliability, Performance, Compliance

Parachute Rocket Red

Parachute Rocket Red

Long range,day and night distress signalling rocket. Designed to withstand exceptional environmental exposure and to perform reliably even after immersion in water. Features improved grip for easy handling and conforms to SOLAS 74/88 as amended. Rocket propels a red flare attached to a parachute to 300m and burns for 40 seconds. SOLAS requires that 12 rockets are carried on Ships Bridge and 4 rockets are fitted in liferafts and lifeboats. Also used by leisure craft.

Order Codes:

  • 9163100

SOLAS / USCG Approved Product

Product Datasheet
pdf Datasheet - 9163100 - Red Parachute Signal Rocket(PDF 459.3 KB)
Certificate Of Approval
pdf Argentina COA - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 84.8 KB)
pdf Canada COA - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 470.7 KB)
pdf Chile COA - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 1.8 MB)
pdf Japan COA - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 24.7 KB)
pdf MED Module B - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 412.7 KB)
pdf New Zealand COA - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 591.2 KB)
pdf Russia COA - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 133.2 KB)
pdf Singapore COA - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 28.4 KB)
pdf South Africa COA - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 84.4 KB)
pdf USCG COA - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 101.7 KB)
Declaration Of Conformity
pdf EU DOC - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 136.7 KB)
pdf Eu DOC Spanish - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 109.2 KB)
pdf MED DoC - 9163100 - Red Parachute Signal Rocket(PDF 140.8 KB)
Material Safety Datasheet
pdf Arabic GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 283.6 KB)
pdf Australia English GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 171.9 KB)
pdf Bulgarian REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 407.7 KB)
pdf Canada English GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 201.1 KB)
pdf Canada French GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 257.3 KB)
pdf Chinese GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 976.8 KB)
pdf Danish-REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 228.0 KB)
pdf France French REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 249.6 KB)
pdf German REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 247.6 KB)
pdf Greek REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 427.6 KB)
pdf Italian REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 188.0 KB)
pdf Norwegian REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 171.9 KB)
pdf Portuguese REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 246.1 KB)
pdf Russian GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 402.6 KB)
pdf Spanish REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 190.7 KB)
pdf UK English REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 190.0 KB)
pdf US English GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 180.3 KB)
MED Module D
pdf MED Module D(PDF 92.9 KB)
Packing Specification
pdf Packing Specification - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket (PDF 227.4 KB)
pdf Packing Specification - Expired Pyrotechnics(PDF 5.0 MB)
pdf Packing Specification - Mixed Pyrotechnics(PDF 1.8 MB)
Transport Approval Certificate
pdf BAM Classification - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 223.4 KB)
pdf US DOT - 9163100 - Parachute Rocket Red(PDF 104.7 KB)
 
Product Datasheet
pdf Datasheet - 9163100 - Red Parachute Signal Rocket(PDF459.3 KB)
Length 295 mm (11.6 inches)
Diameter 32 mm (1.3 inches)
Diameter At Handle 38 mm (1.5 inches)
Weight 270 g (9.5 oz)
Altitude 300 m (984 feet)
Net Explosive Content 84 g (3.0 oz)
Light Color Red
Light Burn Time Minimum 40 s
When to Use

For use in day and night long range distress signal situations. To fire: Unscrew red end cap. Hold securely at arms length, vertically above head, turn head away and pull toggle. Rocket is ejected instantaneously with a loud report and slight recoil. Ensure that rocket is not aimed at people or property.

Storage Requirements

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

Disposal

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

1.4G
Type Metal Tin and Fibreboard Box
Maximum Quantity Per Pack 60
Pack Dimensions 48 x 27 x 37 cm
Estimate Gross Weight 16.5 Kg
Estimate Net Weight 14.1 Kg
Net Explosive Content Per Pack 5.04 Kg
Hazard Class 1.4G
UN Number UN0505: Signals, distress, ship
Transport Method Road, Sea or Cargo Aircraft Only