A lifeboat which has a water spray fire-protection sytem shall comply with the following :
- Water for the system shall be drawn from the sea by a self-printing motor pump. it shall be possible to turn “on” and turn “of” the flow of water over the exterior of the lifeboat;
- The sea water intake shall be so arranged as to prevent the intake of flammable liquids from the sea surface;
- The system shall be arranged for flushing with fresh water and allowing complete drainage.