Plastimo Telescopic IOR Dan Buoy
The Plastimo Telescopic IOR Dan Buoy boasts an attractive ergonomic design and superior stability to other competitors. Compliant with the ISAF/ORC racing regulations this 3.64m Dan Buoy can be paired with a stainless steel holder and user replaceable battery powered light.
The fibreglass pole features a 1/4 twist fastening and an ergonomic and shockproof cylindrical PVC floatation buoy (height 36cm, Ø 18cm). It comes with a 48cm x 33cm man-over-board red and yellow flag and clip and lanyard to keep the flag rolled up neatly. Also included is 4m of floating rope to attach to a lifebuoy.
This dan buoy comes with built-in stainless steel ballast.
To pair with a dan buoy with light, simply add the optional light in the drop down selections. The Plastimo Dan Buoy light is Powered by a 9V user replaceable battery. When fitted, the light is situated 2.30m above the waterline, bringing the total height of the dan buoy to 2.24m when a light is fitted.
When the dan buoy is thrown into the water, the lanyard detaches the clip from the light, which then activates the light automatically. To fit the light to the dan buoy, simply push the bayonet fitting into the top of the dan buoy.
When the telescopic function is retracted the dan buoy stands at a height of 1.95m (2.07m with optional light), and when extended reaches 3.52m (3.64m with optional light).
Just looking for a replacement light for an existing Plastimo dan buoy? Take a look at the Plastimo Dan Buoy Light here.