PARA FLARE RED
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS :

Length

221mm

Diameter

40 ± 0.05mm

Burning Time

40 sec (min)

Estimated mass 430 g
Net Expl content 125g
Shelf Life 3 years (min)
Rate of desent Not more than 5 m/s
Colour Configuration Vivid red
Luminous intensity 30000 Candela (min)
Burn out height 300m (max)
 
ROLE :
Distress signal used in ships, life boats and life crafts. This will provide a high intensity red flare suspended from a parachute.
FUNCTION :
The signal to be held firmly and vertically pointing slightly downward away from body. The signal is fired by pushing the sliding plate by hand. This will release the striker mechanism and fire the rocket instantaneously.
ADVANTAGES :
The flare is very comfortable to use and can be used with wet gloves or hand. The slow spin imparted by the motor ensures maximum accuracy and consistency in flight. Clear and concise instructions for use are given in English supported by illustration.
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.
RELIABILITY :
An overall reliability of 97.5%.
SAFETY :
Design ensures total safety during handling, storage and transportation.
SHELF LIFE :
Three Years minimum.
PACKING :
As per customers requirements.

HAZARD CLASSIFICATION :

Compatibility

G

Hazard Division

1.2

Fire fighting

2

Contact :
Marketing & Export Division
Ordnance Factory Board
Ayudh Bhawan
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
10A, S. K. Bose Road, Kolkata – 700 001, India.

Tel: 0091-33-2248 9027 / 2248 2103 / 2248 5077-80
Fax : 0091-33-2248 1748/2210 8235
Mail : ofbtrade@dataone.in
http://www.ofb.gov.in