Pains Wessex Lifesmoke MK8 is a small and compact distress signal for
daylight use only, designed for stowage in liferafts. Signal for
position marking during rescue operations. Indicates wind direction
.Safe touse on oil or petrol covered water. Conforming to SOLAS 74/88
as amended. Two signals are required carriage in SOLASliferafts and
lifeboats. Two are supplied in RORC and Offshore leisure kits.
use: Peel off top cap, pull string sharply away from body. A two second
delay allows time to throw the canister downwindinto thewater.