Day/Night Flare, Distress Signal

Compact, easy to operate, handheld distress signal. Consisting of a red flare at one end and an orange smoke at the other. Housed in a rugged, corrosion and water resistant case.

LSI Product ID: sig-913-1500


NOTE: This is a Hazardous Material item and is NOT available for sale online. This item incurs a HazMat handling fee in addition to HazMat shipping charges.

The Day & Night Distress Signal (Part No. SIG-913-1500) is a very compact personal survival signal incorporating a red flare at one end (for use at night), and a dense orange smoke at the other (for day time). The flare end is ribbed to aid identification at night, and both ends are fully waterproof with 'O' ring seals. Either end can be fired independently and the signal can be doused in water after firing, allowing the unused end to be stowed until required.

  • Combined smoke and flare
  • Personal survival signal
  • For day and night use
  • Ideal for divers
  • Waterproof to 100 feet
  • CAA approved
  • FAA accepted for aviation use
  • Burn time, red flare 20 seconds at 15,000 candela, smoke 18 seconds minimum

When to use
For Day or Night use - only when rescue services are sighted. Select the end to use - Smoke by day and Flare by night or day. Unscrew end cap, hold away from body and sharply pull toggle. Hold outboard and downwind. Ideal for personal use in small craft, kayaks, wind surfers or by aviators. Divers - Protect signal in a waterproof bag or container.

Storage Requirements
Ideally should be stored in the robust, specially designed polybottle, or in a dry, easily accessed location at ambient temperature.

Hazardous item! Dispose of responsibly through approved channels in accordance with local regulations.
  • Length: 190 mm (7.48")
  • Diameter: 30 mm (1.18")
  • Weight: 170 g (6 oz)
  • Net Explosive Content: 45 g (1.58 oz)
  • Ignition: Pull-wire ignitor
  • Flare burning time: 20 seconds
  • Light intensity: 15,000 cd
  • Color of light: Red
  • Smoke duration: 18 seconds
  • Color of smoke: Orange