Lifeboat Test Bags

Lifeboat Test Bag

6 Lifeboat Test Bags with 6-station manifold

Lifeboat Test Bags

Lifeboat Test Bag

Lifeboat Davit Testing Made Easy

The Subsalve USA Lifeboat Davit Testing system allows for lifeboat davits and other structures to be load tested in areas with insufficient access for conventional solid weights. The handling weight of water-filled test bags compared to solid weights is substantially reduced increasing ease of use.

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Product Details

Every lifeboat is manufactured of heavy-duty urethane coated nylon fabric. The nylon fabric has a breaking strength of over 1000 lbs. per inch, and the urethane coating is resistant to fuels and most petro-chemicals.

Ease of Use

To use the system simply place the empty bag in the desired location, fill with water, execute the load test and discharge the water from the bag.

Safety and Ease-of-Use

· Desired number of 375KG capacity test bags (6 handling straps per bag)
· 3/4″ x 50ft Inflation a & discharge hoses with quick couplers fittings
· 6 station manifold with 3/4″ quick couplers
· Air driven double diaphragm pump rated to 15 GPM.
· 25ft Inflation & discharge hoses

The Subsalve Promise

• Each Subsalve USA lift bag is tested prior to shipping.
• Custom sizes available.
• All Subsalve USA products are compliant with IMCA D-016-AIRBAGS, ABS, U.S. Department of Defense Standards.

Product Specifications

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On 26 March 2012 the Deepsea Challenger piloted by James Cameron , achieved touch down in the Mariana Trench at a depth of 35,736 ft and safely returned to the surface.

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