Comet Linethrower 250 Body & Line ONLY

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SOLAS & USCG approved Linethrower 250 body & line.


(Needs to be fitted with 40020236 rocket prior to use)

Self-contained linethrowing appliance. Plastic launcher with 250m of 4mm dia line. Needs to be fitted with 40020236 rocket prior to use. Typically 4 units required to be carried on SOLAS vessels. Replace container along with every third set of rockets i.e. after 9 years. Non-hazardous for transport without rocket fitted.


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Price £140.00



  • Projects a line to a nominal range of 250m in calm conditions.

  • Length: 33 cm (13.0”)

  • Height: 31.3 cm (12.3”)

  • Diameter: 20.5 cm (8.1”)

  • Gross Weight: 4.7kg (10.36 lb.)

  • Net Weight: 4.4 kg (9.7 lb.)

  • Rocket Weight Max: 535g (18.9 oz.)

  • Explosive Content Max.: 106g (3.74 oz.)

  • Line breaking strain: >2 kn



1. Remove the front cover and point in the desired flight direction.

2. Pull out safety pin.

3. Aim over the top of target. Be prepared for recoil.

4. Turn grip to left or right to fire.

5. If misfire occurs hold unit in firing position for at least 60 seconds, then dispose of overboard.


Packing & Transport Information based on 24 Units

  •  Body and Line, less rocket in packing case, L 37 cm (14.57 in) x W 27 cm (10.63 in) x H 27 cm (10.63 in)

  • Gross weight 4.2 kg (9.26 lb.)

  • Net weight 3.6 kg (7.94 lb.)

  • Other Information: Non-hazardous 20 Spare Rockets in metal tin in a fibreboard box, L 37 cm (14.57 in) x W 27 cm (10.63 in) x H 27 cm (10.63 in)

  • Gross Weight Max: 13 kg (28.66 lb.)

  • Net Weight Max: 10.70 kg (23.59 lb.)

  • Net Explosive Content per box : 2.12 kg (4.67 lb.)

  • Hazard class 1.4G • UN 0431

  • Proper shipping name: Articles, Pyrotechnic

  • Other Information: Cargo Aircraft Only



This compact appliance is ideally stored in a water-resistant locker at ambient temperature allowing easy access in an emergency. The set of 4 appliances normally carried onboard can be dispersed in strategic positions throughout the vessel.



Conforms to: BAM 0589-P2-0016 (Complete Unit), 0589-P2-0094 (Rocket only), SOLAS 74 as amended, IMO resolutions MSC. 81(70) Part 1, (MED) 96/98/EC, BGV 424. 002, USCG - and other major maritime authorities worldwide.