This award winning product is suitable for all vessels but really comes into its own on vessels that are short-handed i.e. Husband and wife sailors.
Simply throw the unit into the water & within seconds of immersion, it automatically inflates and stands 2m above the water, the light automatically activates, highly visible upto a mile away, even in 2 metre seas.
Webbing loops allow the casualty to put their arms around the marker to help support them when fatigued and giving them an extra sense of security & stability.
Instantly deployed (can be thrown to the casualty immediately) -no need to go to where a MOB unit is mounted and activate the release mechanism.
This portable, compact, self-contained rescue device is specifically designed to make rescue and recovery a simpler operation.
Automatically inflates using 33 gram CO2 Cylinder.
This will save 5+ seconds which when a vessel is travelling at 6+ knots in a moderate swell could prove critical to the ultimate survival of the casualty.
In most cases the helmsman would not need to leave the helm to help the unfortunate victim.
The SOS Dan Buoy is easy and simple to use – just throw it to the person overboard.