Weems & Plath LED SOS Distress Light w/ Day Signal Flag

Weems & Plath C-1001 SOS Distress Light Electronic Flare w/ Day Signal Flag

Meets U.S. Coast Guard requirements to completely replace traditional pyrotechnic flares.

Price: $89.00
Model
TD Code
DescriptionVisibilityBatteriesWaterproofPrice
C-1001
WEM-0001
SOS Distress Light w/ Day Signal Flag
(LED flashes up to 60 hours;
Meets all U.S. Coast Guard requirements for ''Night Visual Distress Signals'')
Up to 10 nautical milesRequires 3 standard C batteriesYes (Submersible)$89.00 USD

With the Weems & Plath SOS Distress Light w/ Day Signal Flag you will NEVER have to buy flares again! The C-1001 SOS Distress Light is the ONLY LED Visual Distress Signal Device spec'd to meet U.S. Coast Guard requirements to completely replace traditional pyrotechnic flares. This electronic flare never expires, unlike traditional flares, solving the challenge of flare disposal. The SOS LED light flashes for up to 60 hours, unlike traditional flares that last mere minutes or less. Per USCG requirements, the unit flashes only the SOS sequence, and is visible for up to 10 nautical miles. When combined with the included daytime distress signal flag, it meets ALL USCG Federal Requirements for both DAY and NIGHT use, in place of traditional flares. This electronic LED flare floats and can be hand-held, hoisted aloft, or tethered. Runs off of just 3 standard C batteries.

Complies with all U.S. Coast Guard requirements for ''Night Visual Distress Signals'' as found in the Code of Federal Regulations: 46 CFR 161.013.

Weems & Plath C-1001 SOS Distress Light Features:

  • Waterproof & submersible
  • Visible up to 10 nautical miles
  • Flashes ONLY the SOS light sequence
  • Floats lens-up in order to optimize all-around vertical and horizontal light beams
  • Boat and family safe – no flame!
  • No toxic chemical compounds or burning waste
  • No expiration or disposal issues
  • Simple twist-on operation
  • Can be operated unattended
  • Easy to test regularly
  • Battery-powered (3 C-cell Alkaline)
  • Made in U.S.A
  • Complies w/ U.S. Coast Guard Requirements: 46 CFR 161.013.
5 Stars based on 2 reviews
By Randall H.
La Porte Texas
Distress light
March 17, 2019
I use the re chargeable batteries , This is like Insurance , you hope that you never have to use it but if you do when time is critical , I would rather have it than not ~
ProsSeems to be a well made product ~
By John
MA
No more flares
December 20, 2017
Perfect for inshore, meets all uscg requirements. SOS flash is very bright.
ProsPays for itself
1 Question & 1 Answer
Jude
from Bluffton SC asked:
January 11, 2018
Is this practical (and effective) for offshore as well as inshore?
1 Answers
The Distress lights visibility is Up to 10 nautical miles so this is suitable for offshore as well as inshore.
Bernie
on January 15, 2018

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