Smoke Signal Orange

Compact, flat-top day-time orange smoke distress signal. USCG approved.


• Compact, flat top, day-time orange smoke distress signal
• Can be used for indication of wind direction during a rescue
• Safe to use on petrol or oil covered water
• Designed for stowage in life-raft

Revere Survival Products are TAA and Buy American qualified*

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Brief description

The NEW Comet 3 Minute Smoke Signal Orange is a compact, flat top, daytime distress signal designed to be easy and safe to handle

Detailed description

The Smoke Signal Orange is a compact, daylight distress signal designed to be easy and safe to handle. It provides effective position marking during rescue operations and can be used to indicate wind direction, producing dense orange smoke for a minimum of 3 minutes.

Product Specifications

114 mm (4.5 inches)

82 mm (3.2 inches)

365 g (12.85 oz)

Net Explosive Content
237 g (8.34 oz)

Temp Op Min
-1 °C

Temp Op Max
30 °C (86.0 °F)

Temp Store Min
-30 °C

Temp Store Max
75 °C (167.0 °F)

Light Color

Flare Burn Time Minimum
3 min

Ignition Method
Top Percussion Igniter with 2s Safety Delay


When to Use

The NEW Comet Smoke Signal Orange 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 to use on oil or petrol covered water. Conforming to SOLAS 74/88 as amended . Two signals are required carriage in SOLAS liferafts and lifeboats. Two are supplied in RORC and Offshore leisure kits. To use: Peel off top cap, pull plastic tab sharply away from body. A 2 second delay allows time to throw the canister downwind into the water.

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.