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Up to 3 miles from shore
See contents below
by strictly regulated, authorised couriers
incurring a hazardous goods shipping charge
See delivery acceptance requirements below
UK Mainland only
Please purchase flares as a separate order
Inshore is deemed suitable for venturing no further than 3 miles from shore
Inshore Pack comprises:
2 Red Hand Flares and 2 Orange Handsmokes in a 3 Litre polybottle
Dating: 4 seasons use: expiry December 2024
Pains Wessex are generally acknowledged as the best flares available for leisure marine yachting and boating use.
Direct Drop Ship Delivery Service
Pains Wessex flares are in stock and shipped direct from the Pains Wessex UK Distributor to your door.
Flares can only be delivered by strictly regulated, licensed couriers.
Delivery is only available to UK mainland post code addresses.
Unfortunately, the strict rules and regulations regarding the transportation of pyrotechnics mean that flares carriage is expensive.
The Direct Drop Ship aspect of the service, together with the regulations, means that there could be a day or two delay in despatch.
Please try to plan your flares requirements in good time to avoid disappointment.
Jimmy Green Advisory on Delivery Acceptance Requirements
Lalizas UK are the official Pains Wessex UK Distributor.
Their address is:
Unit 7, Flanders Industrial Park
Jimmy Green Marine Advisory:
You must be 18 years or over to purchase flares.
Pains Wessex Flare/Pyrotechnic Distress Signals, Facts and Features:
Pains Wessex Order Code 9539300
Suitable for yachts, day boats, motorboats, dinghies and sailboards
Waterproof, hand-held signal produces a dense orange smoke for daylight distress signallin
Aids helicopter rescue by indicating the wind direction in land or sea incidents
Burning time 60 seconds
Pains Wessex Orange Handsmoke Product Data Sheet
Pains Wessex Orange Handsmoke Material Data Safety Sheet
Pains Wessex Order Code 9529000
SOLAS / CE / US Coastguard Approved
Short-range distress signal used to pinpoint position during day or night
Burns with a light intensity of 15,000 candela for a duration of 60 seconds
Unique telescopic handle design for compact storage, particularly relevant in a liferaft
Easy telescopic extension and simple wire pull operation
Pains Wessex Red Handflare Product Data Sheet
Pains Wessex Red Handflare Material Data Safety Sheet
Ideally, all flares should be stored in the robust, specially designed polybottle, or in a dry, easily accessed location at ambient temperature.
Flares are classes as hazardous and therefore need to be disposed of responsibly, through approved channels, in accordance with local regulations.