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 - Red Parachure Rocket(PDF 124.2 KB)
Material Safety Datasheet
pdf Arabic GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 401.7 KB)
pdf Australia English GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachure Rocket(PDF 287.3 KB)
pdf Bulgarian REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 417.7 KB)
pdf Canada English GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 296.2 KB)
pdf Canada French GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 351.1 KB)
pdf Chinese Modern GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 954.5 KB)
pdf Danish REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Red parachute Rocket(PDF 232.9 KB)
pdf France French REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 378.5 KB)
pdf German REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 374.7 KB)
pdf Greek REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 434.5 KB)
pdf Italian REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 191.2 KB)
pdf Norwegian REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 178.4 KB)
pdf Portuguese REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 250.8 KB)
pdf Russian GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 399.9 KB)
pdf Spanish REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 196.3 KB)
pdf UK English REACH MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 318.8 KB)
pdf US English GHS MSDS - 9163100 - Red Parachute Rocket(PDF 296.7 KB)
MED Module D
pdf MED Module D (PDF 140.2 KB)
Packing Specification
pdf Packing Specification - 9163100 - Red Parachute Signal Rocket (PDF 235.1 KB)
pdf Packing Specification - Expired Mixed Pyrotechnics(PDF 328.2 KB)
pdf Packing Specification - Mixed Pyrotechnics(PDF 207.2 KB)
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