ABC Type Fire Extinguisher
The ABC powder fire extinguishers are extremely versatile as they use on class A, class B, class C and live electrical equipment fires. ABC fire extinguishers are made using ammonium or mono-ammonium phosphate mixed with other powders to put out the fire. The ABC type fire extinguisher is designed and manufactured in such a way to extinguish the fire and prevents loss of lives. This particular type of fire extinguisher (ABC fire extinguisher specification) is referred to as multi-purpose extinguisher powder, while capable of fighting class A, B, and C fires. ABC Powder Fire Extinguishers work in extinguishing the fire in a layer of powder, therefore, it eliminates the source of oxygen that means the fire can no longer burn.
The ABC powder type of fire extinguishers (dry chemical fire extinguisher) are available in 1kg – 9kgs sizes, ideal for application in environments containing mixed fire risks. However, people may find inhalation problem, when they use powder extinguishers indoors, hence they are not recommended for use within small rooms, homes, and offices.
VariEx is one of the noted manufacturers and suppliers of ABC powder type extinguishers, perfect to use for Class A, B, and C fire risks. The VariEX® Powder type extinguisher is available a wide range of standard versions such as in 1kg, 2kgs, 4kgs, 6kgs, and 9kgs. ABC powder fire extinguisher with cylinder shape on VariEx is manufactured using quality raw materials and inspected meticulously by quality inspection experts to provide a flawless range to the clients. And the ABC dry powder fire extinguisher price on VariEx is available at a shoestring budget. Therefore, everyone can buy ABC powder type fire extinguisher from VariEx as per their budget.
Application Areas or uses for ABC Powder Extinguishers
The ABC Powder Type Fire Extinguishers are ideal for Homes, Flats, Cars, Caravans, Warehouses, HGV’s, Boats, and Factories. The ABC fire extinguisher with the capacities of 1kg and 2kgs is compact and hence, perfect for kitchens, cars, processions. The larger capacities of fire extinguishers such as 6kgs, or 9kgs are suitable for offices, factories, warehouses, bigger trucks, and other larger areas.
Advantages of ABC Powder Type Fire Extinguisher
· The good extinguishing effect even for live equipment
· Frost-resistant capacity
· Effective for burning and free-flowing liquids
· Ideal as a multipurpose extinguisher for both home and workplace
· Used in wide temperature range and between -20oc to +60oc.
· When used in hot flaming surfaces, the particles fuse and swell which creates a barrier that excludes oxygen and prevents any fire tragedy.
· The more effective type of fire extinguisher when it compares with Foam type on Class A fires, for instance, a 6kg Powder type is rated 27A, whereas a 6lt Foam type is rated 13A.