This high quality 2.5kg ABE dry chemical powder fire extinguisher is supplied with a vehicle/wall bracket, a location sticker and also features a hose. The hose allows for better aim of the dry chemical powder allowing the user to get directly into the fire, in addition to this, it is a requirement of the Australian Standards AS2444 that vehicle extinguisher that is fitted into cabs of vehicles must have a hose fitted.
When to use:-
Class A fires ñ Ordinary combustibles
Class B fires ñ Flammable and combustible liquids
Class E fires ñ Electrically energised equipment
Where to use:-
The ideal multi-purpose fire extinguisher for use in light/medium industrial units, workshops, shop areas and offices. Also a perfect size for use on commercial vehicles, such as mine/trade ute's and trucks.
This fire extinguisher can be used for floor areas up to 125m2 in accordance with AS2444:2001*
Where not to use:-
Although this fire extinguisher is ideal for electrical fires it is not recommended for use on or nearby sensitive equipment such as computers/servers etc. The residue can be vacuumed up once it has settled but it can be hard to remove if it has contacted a very hot surface.
This fire extinguisher is not suitable for fires involving cooking oil/fats.