In hours of darkness lives depend on equipment to function quickly and reliably.
Searchlights are no exception. Speed is essential and light imperative to see the situation before your next move. Francis Searchlights provide the peace of mind you experience, knowing you have the best equipment for all eventualities.
Anti Piracy Searchlights are fast becoming the non lethal deterrence of choice in dangerous environments. Francis Searchlights have the largest range available using the either manual or full remote control options. With the highest power Xenon light sources available, the suspect craft can be fully illuminated, be identified quickly and any necessary evasive action taken immediately. The power of the searchlight beam renders the intruder helpless and unable to see.
MARINE VESSEL LIGHTING
Marine vessels of every conceivable size, from the smallest launch, motor cruiser or fishing boat to the largest super tanker or ocean liner, have all benefited from the robust durability and quality associated with Francis Searchlights.
Built to exacting standards from traditional and modern marine engineering construction materials. Francis Searchlight range incorporates features that have been developed due to the company's wide and varied experience over many years building products to operate in the harshest marine environment.
QUALITY & DESIGN
Francis Searchlights are renowned the world over for quality and longevity in hostile conditions.
The comprehensive range of products manufactured by Francis encompasses many special requirements and regulations. The 710mm Suez Canal searchlight includes gas proofed construction, split beam and changeover lamp facility. The compact FSP 127 (5") MKV signalling lantern fulfils the requirements of the "International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea".
This convention states that all ships over 150 tons (gross tonnage), when engaged on International voyages, shall have on board an efficient daylight signalling lamp which shall not be solely dependent upon the ship's main source of electrical power.
Other regulations concerning ships rescue boat equipment and fire ships are catered for from the standard Francis product range.
Francis provide the ability to see a situation clearly and concisely with the help of 50w to 7kw searchlights, from 180 to 710mm diameter barrels. The light source provided by a Tungsten Halogen, Metal Halide or Xenon lamps.
Navies all over the world rely on communication. Francis Signal Projectors have given reliable service on all seven seas in times of conflict or routine patrols. Navies from around the world rely on the Francis FSP380 signalling projector. Exceptional performance from a unique product, designed and manufactured to meet the most demanding of operational conditions and for the best vessels in the world.
Manufactured in stainless steel, these robust quality searchlights are available in the diameter size range of 230mm (9") to 560mm (22"). Lamps option with halogen source of 100w to 3kw in both high and low voltages, Remote control, cabin control and deck mounted options are offered.
The premium range of halogen searchlights are produced in brass and a traditional high quality specification.
The crafted units are available in the diameter size range of 230mm (9") to 560mm (22").
Halogen Lamps options of 100w to 2kw in both high and low voltages. Remote control, cabin control and deck mounted options are offered.
The Ultimate in high power searchlights are produced in brass, stainless steel and other marine grade materials, and offer exceptional light output performance and high quality build specification.
The engineering units are available in diameter size range of 230mm (9") to 560mm (22").
Xenon lamp options of 150w to 5kw in high voltage rating. Remote control, cabin control and deck mounted options are offered.
The Voyager searchlight range has been developed for Super Yachts, Patrol Craft and other high speed vessels The sleek low profile design enables the modern aesthetics to blend perfectly into the vessel profile. The innovative design, attention to detail and high quality finish, ensures that the Voyager is the Premium choice searchlight within the marketplace. Available in Halogen 250w, Xenon 150- 300w and Metal Halide (EmArc) 350w light source options.
Metal Halide Range
These high power searchlights are produced in brass and offer excellent light output performance at a lower cost than the Xenon range. Being approximately 15 times more powerful than the equivalent halogen lamp and approximately half the output of the Xenon, this product is a perfect blend of performance and cost effective solution.
The units are available in the diameter size 230mm (9") to 560mm (22") with lamp options of 70w to 2500w in high voltage rating. Remote control, cabin control and deck mounted options are offered.
Suez Canal Searchlight
Suez Canal Approved searchlights are required for safe and legal navigation through the canal. Manufactured from aluminium for weight reduction, these units utilise a split mirror design and offer a twin lamp configuration with changeover facility. With two models in the range, a 380mm (15") metal halide version and a 710mm (28") 3kw version, there is a product to meet your requirements.
An excellent range of high quality signalling lights ranging from 68mm (2.5") to 380mm (15") diameter. Constructed in materials including brass, stainless steel and aluminium. The majority of these products are supplied and approved by many of the Worlds Navies.
Lamp sources utilised range from halogen 12w to 1000w & high performance 400w CSI. Including the world-wide renown MK 5 FSP127 (Aldis Lamp).
A range of searchlights to meet SOLAS requirements and the needs of smaller vessels or vehicle application. Halogen power from 50w to 100w. Cabin control and deck mounted options are offered.