This 6 litre Cartridge Operated Foam Fire Extinguisher is ideal for both class A and B types of fire, which means that they can be used on solid combustibles (wood, paper etc) and flammable liquids (petrol, oils etc). This Foam Fire Extinguisher is also marine approved.
Foam Fire Extinguisher Key Features:-
The Foam Fire Extinguisher 6 Litre (9205/00) from Thomas Glover is designed to discharge a steady stream of foam over the source of the flames, lowering the temperature of the burning material below the point of ignition. The Foam Fire Extinguisher 6 Litre (9205/00) from Thomas Glover is a stored pressure type foam fire extinguisher. This means that the whole extinguisher is pressurised rather than using a gas catridge as with some of the older types of Foam Fire Extinguishers.
The Foam Fire Extinguisher 6 Litre (9205/00) is designed to be used on category A & B fires. This means that this Foam Fire Extinguisher is suitable to be used on flammable solid and flammable liquid fires. This means that this Foam Fire Extinguisher is suitable to be used on combustable materials like wood, plastic and paper and flammable liquids like petrol and oils.
Foam Fire Extinguishers should never be used on Category C, D and Electric Fires. A foam fire extinguisher being used on these fires will not make these fires die down, but will infact make them larger.
Foam fire extinguishers should be installed in a easily accessible position on a wall with a foam fire extinguisher identification sign positioned above it (see related items below).
The Foam Fire Extinguisher 6 Litre (9205/00) from Thomas Glover has a 13A and 144B fire rating. This means that this foam fire extinguisher is suitable to be used on fires up to the size of a 13A and 144B rating.