Switlik MOM 8-S Man Overboard Module
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The Switlik MOM 8-S Man Overboard Module is designed as a lighter, smaller version of the MOM 8-A, the compact MOM™ 8-S and includes Switlik's new Underarm Flotation Device (UFD), It's rigged for manual activation and inflates quickly by pulling red handle on top of storage valise
- Designed as a lighter, smaller version of the MOM 8-A, the compact MOM™ 8-S and includes Switlik's new Underarm Flotation Device (UFD), inflatable pylon with drogue and soft-pack storage valise
- Rigged for manual activation, the MOM 8-S inflates quickly by pulling red handle on top of storage valise
- Failsafe ensures both the UFD and pylon inflate once deployed
- Inflatable flotation device (UFD) provides 35 lbs of buoyancy and can be used multiple times
- Once inflated, ballasted locator pylon has height of 6 ft. above water's surface
- Pylon has SOLAS reflective panels and water-activated flashing light at top
- Lithium battery-powered flashing light can be seen up to (1) nautical mile under normal conditions
- Ballasted, self-opening 16" dia. drogue tethered to UFD and pylon reduces downwind drift
- Soft-pack Herculite® storage valise is resistant to abrasion, mildew and UV exposure
- Mount: The soft case has a lacing system for attachment
- Unit mounts securely to stern pulpit and includes quick-disconnect buckle
- The ideal location is at the intersections of vertical and upper horizontal pieces of the pulpit rail
- However, if hull design or fittings on the transom impede the free deployment of the MOM into the water, installation on the quarter is possible
- Mounting will work with either a rail or a lifeline
- Made in USA
- Underarm Flotation Device (UFD):
- Buoyancy: 35 lbs when inflated
- Inflation: CO2 cylinder 33 g
- Re-Arm Kit: S-4167-1
- Color: High-visibility yellow
- Material: Double-coated polyurethane nylon with 1"-wide lifting straps and stainless steel D-rings
- Tethers: 3/8" floating line
- Height Above Water: 6 ft.
- Material: 200 D urethane coated nylon
- Color: Yellow
- Reflective Panels: 72 sq. in.
- Ballast: 8 lbs.
- Light: Water-activated flashing 8 hrs.
- Storage Valise:
- Color: White
- Material: Herculite® 80 laminated nylon
- Weight (packed): 6 lbs
- Dimensions: 11.5" H x 6.5" L x 5.25" W
For further product details see Owner's Manual
Item #: 551293