Comet Linethrower – SOLAS
A self-contained line-throwing appliance consisting of a weatherproof plastic casing with end cap, twist-grip trigger assembly, rocket and line. To comply with SOLAS requirements, four complete rocket and line assemblies (Art. No. 9160400) should be carried on board. The device has a throwing range of between 230m and 250m. A solid propellant is used which guarantees a highly accurate flight path even in strong sidewinds. Rocket and bucket/line can also be supplied separately if required.
Projects a line to a nominal range of 250m in calm conditions.
• Length: 33 cm (13.0”)
• Height: 31.3 cm (12.3”)
• Diameter: 20.5 cm (8.1”)
• Weight: 4.4 kg (9.7 lb)
• Rocket Weight Max: 472g (1 lb)
• Explosive Content Max.:118g (4.16 oz.)
• Line breaking strain: >2 kn