The hydrostatic unit releases automatically the liferaft from a sinking vessel. It consists in a double looped white rope line, a release mechanism and a "weak link"(that will break away when the system is triggered).
Operating depth : 1.50 to 4 metres
Lifetime : 2 years from date of installation on board
No servicing required
Dimensions (excluding attachment braids) : 95 x 65 x 60 mm
2 shackles ((bow-type Ø 8 mm, not included) are necessary for installation.