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Comet Red Hand Flare – SOLAS


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The Handflare MK8 conforms to SOLAS 74 as amended. Designed to withstand exceptional environmental exposure and to perform reliably even after immersion in water. Featuring a telescopic handle with improved grip, making it very compact for stowage. Easily extended for safe handling and operation by pull wire ignitor. Produces hot red flame for 60 seconds at 15000 candela.


• Length: 175mm (6.9ins)

• Length with handle pulled out: 280mm (11ins)

• Diameter: 28mm (1.1ins)

• Weight Max:176g (6.2 oz)

• Light intensity: 15,000 candela

• Burning time: 60 seconds

• Colour of light: red

• Ignition: pull-wire ignitor

• Net Explosive Content Max.: 63g (2.22 oz)