BUOYANT SMOKE ORANGE
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS :

Length

140.25+0.5mm

Diameter

84.0+0.5mm

Smoke duration

3 minutes (min)

Estimated mass 600 g
Net Expl content 358g
Shelf Life 3 years (min)
Colour Configuration Orange
 
ROLE :
Buoyant Smoke Orange is a distress signal used in ships, life craft and life boats. It will emit orange coloured smoke.
FUNCTION :
The plastic top cap to be removed. On pulling the wire link loop the striker will be released and ignite the signal. The signal should be held in hand about 4 to 5 sec. till it emits dense orange smoke. Throw the signal overboard.
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.
ADVANTAGES :
Reliable and simple operation. Once ignited the emission of smoke continues even after it is immersed in water. Can be used with wet gloves or hand. Clear and concise instruction for use are given in English supported by illustration.
RELIABILITY :
Overall reliability of 97.5%.
SAFETY :
Design ensures total safety during handling, storage and transportation.
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
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