PainsWessex Line Thrower 250 – Collection Only

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Collection Only


Pains Wessex Line Thrower 250


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Pains Wessex Line Thrower 250 is a self-contained line-throwing appliance consisting of a plastic case with an end cap and 250m of line, an integral striker mechanism plus a rocket.

A self-contained line-throwing appliance consisting of a weatherproof plastic casing with end cap, twist-grip trigger assembly, rocket and line. To comply with SOLAS requirements, four complete rocket and line assemblies (Item No. 9502000) should be carried on board.

The device has a throwing range of between 230m and 250m. A solid propellant is used which guarantees a highly accurate flight path even in strong sidewinds.


Available as

  • Complete Unit – Case, line and rocket (Collection Only)
  • Replacement  – Rocket Only (Collection Only)
  • Replacement  – Case and line Only (Delivery Available)


When to Use

It is fired by a twist grip and used for passing a 4mm diameter. A line from ship to ship and ship to shore or for rescuing a swimmer in distress.

Ships typically have to carry 4 units to comply with SOLAS regulations.


Storage Requirements

Ideally, it should be stored upright in a dry, easily accessed location at ambient temperature.



Hazardous item! Dispose of responsibly through approved channels by local regulations.







Additional information

Linethrower Options

Linethrower 250 Complete Unit, Replacement Case & Line Only, Replacement Rocket Only

Data Sheet

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