The hose messenger/position buoy is used in pairs in astern fueling. One buoy is towed at the end of the hose messenger to provide a visual indicator of the end of the hose rig. The other buoy is towed at the end of the position buoy line to provide a reference point for the receiving ship to maintain station.
Unit of Measure

Specifications

Hydrasearch Item No.

N/A UR-BUO-HM/POS-AF

Hydrasearch Drawing No.

N/A C15542

Material

N/A Polyurethane

NAVSEA Drawing No.

N/A 4734260(NATO)

Estimated Weight

N/A 72 lbs

Notes

N/A Dimensional information is for reference only.
Variations from these dimensions, on actual parts, may occur as the result of engineering revisions.

Warning

Warning

N/A   Cancer and Reproductive Harm
  www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.