Lantern BEPA-8M

Lantern BEPA-8M
  • Lantern BEPA-8M
  • Lantern BEPA-8M installed on a floating beacon


  • Omni-directional lantern for fixed and floating beacon facilities.

Brief description:

  • User-adjustable flash characteristics;
  • Low power consumption;
  • High reliability;
  • Overvoltage protection and reverse polarity protection;
  • Routine maintenance free;
  • Suitable for installation with gimbal suspension.

BEPA-8M Contents:

  • LED light source;
  • Lens element;
  • Integrated flasher with daylight sensor;
  • Removable protective cover;
  • Plastic base;
  • DAE pressure-compensation element;
  • Cable gland for power supply cable;
  • Power supply cable.

Color parameters

Color parameters are within the limits of diagram zones, specified for each color by the International Commission on Illumination, in accordance with IALA recommendations and COLREG requirements.

Technical Specifications

Maximum range (Tc=0.8) for White/Red/Yellow/Green, km 7,5/6/6/7,5
Vertical Divergence and Horizontal Output, degrees 8/360
Maximum power consumption, W, not more than 0,55
Idle power consumption, mW, not more than 0,2
Number of flash characteristics 8
Operating time (in steady-light mode) before intensity decrease of 3%,hours, not less than 30000
DC power supply, V 2 to 6
Average service life, years 5
Operating temperature range, °С -25 to 50
Weight, kg 0,3
Protection rating IP66
Estimated required capacity of 2.6 V battery for Navigation duration of 6 months (in a single flashing mode), Ah 110**

* Parameters are subject to change at the customer's request

** Standard capacitance of 'Бакен ВЦ 3' (Baken VC 3) is 150 Ah, at initial voltage 2.6 V