46 CFR 169.527 - Required equipment for lifeboats.

§ 169.527 Required equipment for lifeboats.
Lifeboats must be equipped in accordance with Table 169.527. This equipment is described in § 169.529.
Table 169.527
Letter identification and item Exposed and partially protected waters Protected waters
a—Bailer 1 None
b—Bilge pump 1 None
c—Boathooks 2 1
d—Bucket 2 1
e—Compass and mounting 1 None
f—Ditty bag 1 None
g—Drinking cup 1 None
h—Fire extinguisher (motor-propelled lifeboats only) 2 2
i—First-aid kit 1 None
j—Flashlight 1 None
k—Hatchet 2 1
l—Heaving line 2 None
m—Jackknife 1 None
n—Ladder, lifeboat, gunwale 1 None
o—Lantern 1 1
p—Lifeline 1 1
q—Life preservers 2 2
r—Locker 1 None
s—Mast and sail (oar-propelled lifeboats only) 1 None
t—Matches (boxes) 2 1
u—Mirror, signaling 2 None
v—Oars (units) 1 1
w—Oil, illuminating (quarts) 1 None
x—Oil, storm, (gallons) 1 None
y—Painter 2 1
z—Plug 1 1
aa—Provisions (per person) 2 None
bb—Rowlocks (units) 1 1
cc—Rudder and tiller 1 None
dd—Sea anchor 1 None
ee—Signals, distress, floating orange smoke 2 None
ff—Signals, distress, red hand flare (units) 1 None
gg—Signals, distress, red parachute flare (units) 1 None
hh—Tool kit (motor-propelled lifeboats only) 1 1
ii—Water (quarts per person) 3 None
jj—Whistle, signaling 1 None
kk—Fishing kit 1 None
ll—Cover, protecting 1 None
mm—Signals, lifesaving 1 None

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