46 CFR 169.527 - Required equipment for lifeboats.
Lifeboats must be equipped in accordance with Table 169.527. This equipment is described in § 169.529.
|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|
Title 46 published on 2015-12-02
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