Wherever you are sailing with your commercial or leisure craft you should ensure that you carry the appropriate variety and quantity of flares. Pyrotechnic flares should always be stored in a robust, dry and buoyant container. Your flare polybottle should also be instantly recognisable and you should locate it where it can be accessed quickly in an emergency.
If you have purchased individual flares then our flare bottles from Pains Wessex are exactly what you need to store them safely. Pains Wessex flare bottles are durable containers for distress signals which can be picked up easily when you need to deploy a flare.
We have two flare bottle from you to choose from. The 12 litre and 3 litre polybottles are water resistant. Each features a panel which you can complete to indicate how many of each variety of flare you are storing and the expiry date. You should never use flares after their expiry dates.
The polybottles are a convenient and safe way to store distress signals on your vessel. The bright yellow and red colouring makes them instantly recognisable to all. To stock up on the flares that you need please see our comprehensive range of Pains Wessex distress signals which we have priced to please.