The Waypoint ISO 9650-1 Ocean liferaft is a robust liferaft that has been designed to comply and exceed the ISO 9650-1 Group A regulations for 24hrs with the addition of extra equipment. Meets MCA code of practice and complies with the ISAF regulations for Ocean Racing.
Its main distinct features are:
It is constructed using an ISO 9650-1 approved Twin Ply nylon Butyl rubber fabric. This makes for a lightweight liferaft, and due to its bright colour, very visible.
Twin independent large diameter tubes with a high arch that increases interior volume and fitted with thermal floor. A large boarding platform with a 2 step ladder make boarding by any person under any conditions achievable assisted by the grab handle midway and the one on the top, which leads the way into the hand ladder on the inside of the raft.
4 large deep water ballast pockets of 75 litres each, offer the best stability in all situations , boarding / rough seas.
The inflation system is Solas approved throughout and so is the LED lighting system, interior & exterior.
Bright nylon orange self erecting canopy with a very large entrance to facilitate boarding with lots of reflective tape on both sides, along with an outlook window and air circulating window.
The entrance has a secondary protection flap to stop water entering in the possible extreme conditions that it might face whilst in use.
Pictograms used for instructions – No language barrier.
The ISO Ocean liferaft is vacuum packed and offers a 3 year servicing where applicable.
Packs in much smaller bags / valises and containers than our other models
Fully tested to the ISO 9650-1 Group A specs.
Equipment included with the raft are:
- Anti seasickness pills
- Bellows pump
- Fishing kit
- Floating safety knife
- Graduated cup
- Heliograph (signal mirror)
- Inspection booklet & current service record
- Orange smoke flare
- Parachute flares
- Rainwater collection bag (pouch)
- Red hand flares
- Repair kit
- Rescue quoit / ring & 30 m. line
- Sickness bags
- Signal torch
- Spare batteries
- Spare lightbulb
- Survival manual
- Table of rescue signals
Available the following sizes:
- 10 man in valise and canister
- 12 man in valise and canister
- 4 man in valise and canister
- 6 man in valise and canister
- 8 man in valise and canister