A man stands in the bow of a leisure boat. It's dark outside and he is holding one of IKAROS products, the red handheld flare. The red smoke coming from the emergency flare lights up the dark.

IKAROS Hand Flare Red

Our red hand flare is designed to give maximum output from a minimum size container.

This distress flare is a day and night, short-range handheld flare for ships, lifeboats and life rafts. It is also the best pinpoint signal for recreational boats.

The red hand flare has been developed from our parachute flare, which is known to be the best in the world. The case is made of corrosion-resistant steel and carries clear and simple instructions for use. This hand flare has been approved globally and meet the latest SOLAS regulations.


IKAROS Hand Flare Red

Light intensity 15,000 cd
Burning duration >60 s
Smoke time -
Dimensions 243 x 30 mm
Weight 235 g
Ref. no. 34 15 00
USCG no. 160.121/EC0575/MEDB00005F3
A product image of the red hand flare, an emergency flare which can be used for ships, lifeboats and life rafts.


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