Eflare Flagging Lantern - NYCT Spec

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Still using the old style Flagging Lanterns or cheap imitations?

Eflares has been used in New York City Transit & Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority since 2012 as a better Flagging Lantern solution than previous and current lights on the market.  NYCT and WMATA started using the original HZ610, HZ510, & HZ520 Eflares for Flagging Light and Signal Light Application.  Since then, Eflare has introduced this Transit Specific Light to meet NYCT Specifications. This design has been officially Approved and Authorized by NYCT after years of rigorous Testing and Evaluation.
  • Meet Requirements of Section 82.A
  • Overall Height 8.5” - ¾“
  • Body diameter 5 ½” + ¾“
  • Beacon body to have eyelets 12mm diameter on both sides within 1” of the lens
  • LED Light Source (Red, Amber or Green)
  • Fresnel Lens
  • Option of flash or steady on function (for flash function - minimum flash rate of 90 flash per minute)
  • Weight (inc batteries) 260g (hand portable)
  • Operated with 2 x D Cell Battery
  • Custom Marking on beacon body Available
  • Rain tested and Gasket Accelerated Aging test to UL153
  • Passes NYCT Drop Test
  • Minimum operation of 55 hours on 2 x D Cell Batteries
  • Beacon must have a low battery indicator to activate when voltage between 2.0 and 2.5 VDC.
  • Beacon must be able to fit into accredited magnetic/rubber base
  • Magnetic/Rubber base to meet requirements of MDFA 101 95 for breakaway force

Key Product Attributes:
Highly visible light (over one kilometer/half a mile at night)
  • State-of-the-art LED's with pure colors/Fluoro body with reflective strip
  • Clear fresnel lens with specialised high performance design/360 visibility

Multiple light choices (five bright light colors, plus flashing or steady on, dual colour flash)
  • Flashing and/or steady on options and dual flash combinations available
  • Combinations of red, amber, white, blue and green

Avoids safety issues related to incandescent and strobe lights
  • No night vision, point fixation or distance judgement issues
  • Unlike a pyrotechnic flare there are no toxic fumes or residue

Easy and safe to use
  • Rotate lens for on/off with failsafe positive activation
  • Easy to replace batteries (some models have low battery warning light)

Rugged and durable (Can be dropped from one metres/3 feet
  • Lens made of clear, high quality, shatterproof acrylic
  • Body made of quality ABS long-life plastic that resists heavy damage

Long battery life/Standard commercially available batteries
  • AAA or D cell battery life up to 60 hours (varies by model)
  • Circuitary maintains light brighness until battery is flat

Long product operating life
  • LED's have a life of over 100,000 hours.
  • Product still operating in the field after 20 years

Easy to carry and light weight
  • Same size as compact flashlight.
  • Weighs same as a compact flashlight.

Waterproof/dustproof - IP66 Rating
  • Can be used underwater to 10 feet/three metres
  • Quality O-rings protect electronics and batteries

Flexible (can be mounted on cones and carried as a personal warning beacon)
  • Accessories include rubber base, come mount, and
  • Can be worn as a personal warning beacon

Intrinsically safe models for environments involving flammable liquids and gas
  • Accredited for use in Class 1, Division 2 / Zone 2 hazardous areas
  • Independantly certified by to ATEX and IECEx to international standards Ex ic IIC T4 Gc IP66

Unique, high quality, highly engineered, patented design
  • Patented worldwide
  • Design has evolved over 20 years, over 500,000 beacons sold worldwide

Efficient, compact in vehicle storage
  • Eflare bags bags available to store XX, YY and ZZ beacons and bases
  • Eflares will easily fit into custom built trays in the back of an SUV

Long warranty, rapid delivery
  • Warranted against product defects for XXX years
  • Most Eflares can be delivered from stock with XXX days

Strong product demonstration support via website
  • Easy to compare products via video on website
  • Displays of Eflare performance as seen from moving vehicles with product comparisons

E Flare only, Bases sold separately

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For purchase contact sales@allhandsfire.com


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