FLARE GROUND INDICATING NO. MK-1 YELLOW
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS :

Length

344.2mm

Diameter

46.7- 0.25mm

Flare burning time

2 minutes 50sec (min)

Estimated mass 900 g
Net Expl content 625.966g
Shelf Life 10 years
Colour configuration bright yellow flame
 
ROLL :
Used by Air Force as distress signal during emergency landing of Air Craft. It gives bright yellow flare on the ground to enable pilot to identify the place
FUNCTION :
The flare will be initiated by means of port fire friction. On being initiated the flare will ignite and burn with a bright yellow flame for a period of not less than 2 minutes 50 seconds. On initiation the flare can be grouted on the ground by means of the spike provided at the base.
ADVANTAGES :
Easy to handle. No need of any equipment for function. Gives bright yellow flare which can be located by the pilot easily.
QUALITY :
Quality Assurance system on the product is based in accordance with ISO standard ISO-9001, IS-2500/BS-6000 and related specn. JSS/BIS/IND/(ME) and store specn./Drawing.
SAFETY :
Flare is safe in all respect during handling, storage and transportation.
RELIABILITY :
The flare has recorded very high degree of reliability in respect of burning time and intensity of flare

STOWAGE DIMENSIONS :

Steel box 487 mm x 212 mm x 199 mm. Holding 9 Nos.

 
HAZARD CLASSIFICATION :

Compatibility

G

Hazard Division

1.2

Fire Fighting

2

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