This high performance 4.5kg ABE dry chemical powder fire extinguisher is supplied with a wall bracket, a fire extinguisher location sign, an ABE fire extinguisher identification sign 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. Being high performance, this fire extinguisher has the same rating for class B fires as the much larger and heavier 9kg dry chemical powder fire extinguisher. This fire extinguisher is classified as mines compliant.
When to use:-
Class A fires – Ordinary combustibles
Class B fires – Flammable and combustible liquids
Class E fires – Electrically energised equipment
Where to use:-
The ideal multi-purpose fire extinguisher for use in commercial and mine specific vehicle, where space is at a premium. This fire extinguisher can also be used in small, medium and large industrial units, workshops, large shop areas and offices.
This fire extinguisher can be used for floor areas up to 225m2 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 etc. The residue can be vacuumed up once it has dried 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.
For a guide to selecting the correct portable fire extinguisher for specific classes of fires please refer to the FPA's Portable Fire Extinguisher Guide which can be viewed and purchased from us here
Please note delivery time - This item may be special order
||ABE - Dry chemical powder fire extinguisher
|Size (Net Mass)
||4A:80B:E (Still Air Fire Rating)
||up to 450m2 Class A / 300m2 Class B (in accordance with AS2444:2001)*
||1400kpa (14bar / 203psi) at 23 Deg C
|Periodic Test Pressure
||3.5mpa (35bar / 507psi)
||Mild Steel Body / Stainless Steel Handle / Brass Valve Body
||Certified and approved to AS/NZS 1841.5 (2007)
||Red with a white band or label
* Various factors affect coverage such as hazard risk, travel distance to fire extinguisher and rating of fire extinguisher, the area given is a maximum area that can be covered. See AS2444:2001 section 4 for more details.
When you buy this fire extinguisher, you receive the following items included in the price:-
- Maintenance tag -punched with the month and year that it left our premisesin accordance with AS2444. Identifies when the next 6 month inspection is due.
- Maintenance tag ring
- Fire extinguisher location sign (requirement of AS2444:2001) - SGEL
- ABE fire extinguisher identification sign - SGABE
- Wall bracket / hook (Powder coated steel)
ABE Dry Powder Fire Extinguisher MSDS Document
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