4.5kg Dry Powder Fire Extinguisher
4.5kg Dry Powder Fire Extinguisher. ABE Fire Extinguishers are multi-purpose units for use in a variety of applications for both residential and business. It is the most widely used type of fire extinguisher suitable for fires occurring in the home, vehicle, boat, garage or caravan. The 4.5kg Dry Powder Fire Extinguisher is a great combination of size, cost and fire fighting effectiveness and is recommended for larger offices and shops, as well as for larger vehicles such as trucks, buses and larger boats.
The 4.5kg Dry Powder Fire Extinguisher includes:
- Wall bracket
- Compliant maintenance tag
- Discharge hose
- Recent manufacture date stamped into extinguisher
- All models 1kg and over comply with AS/NZS 1841:5 Standards as per the NZ legislation requirements. All relevant standards and testing information is attached to the extinguisher.
ABE Powder Type Fire Extinguishers, also referred to as ABE general purpose fire extinguishers, are most suitable for the following classes of fire:
Class A – Paper, textiles, wood, most plastics & rubber
Class B – Flammable liquids
Class C – Combustible gases
Class E – Electrically energised equipment
Dry powder fire extinguishers are safe, versatile and recommended for high risk environments or in situations where the fire hazards are mixed. They are especially suited to spillages of flammable liquids such as paint, lpg, petrol and oil. Also recommended for fires involving flammable gases and is therefore ideal for fires in vehicles. They are one of the most common fire extinguishers for sale in NZ.
It is also suitable for live electrical equipment fires as well as normal combustibles like wood, plastic, rubber, paper and textiles. An ABE Fire Extinguisher is not suitable for fires involving cooking oil / fats – use a wet chemical fire extinguisher for this.
The 4.5kg Dry Powder Fire Extinguisher is powerful enough to handle a decent fire but not too large or heavy to be handled by most people. The extinguisher includes a hose which makes it easier to discharge to areas which are difficult to access.
|Agent Type||ABE Dry Powder|
|Cylinder Finish||Powder Coated Red|
|Cylinder Pressure Test||5 Yearly|
|Dimensions||W145 X H560mm|
|Cylinder pressure test||2.5MPa|
For businesses, you can find more information about the commercial use of fire extinguishers here.