PainsWessex Line Thrower 250


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Pains Wessex Line Thrower 250


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.


When to Use

Fired by a twist grip and used for passing a 4mm diameter. 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 should be stored upright in a dry, easily accessed location at ambient temperature.



Hazardous item! Dispose of responsibly through approved channels in accordance with local regulations.

SOLAS Approved

Available is the replacement PainsWessex Linethrower 250 Rocket




Delivery Information

Please Note: Restrictions on delivery

Due to restrictions we are unable to offer shipping on pyrotechnics and flares.

These items are available for order online to be then be collected in person from our shop or from our Collection & Drop Off Point located at Titchmarsh Marina  which you can select at checkout.


Please call us 01473 833010 weekdays 8:30-17:30 for further assistance. 

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Data Sheet

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