Portable Fire Extinguishers
Armidale Fire and Safety supply a wide range of portable fire extinguishers in a range of sizes to suit all applications and fire types. If you need more assistance with the type of fire extinguisher that you require, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Our portable fire extinguisher types include;
Class A – Ordinary Combustible Solids
These fire extinguishers are typically used on carbon-based fires consisting of wood, paper or plastic. These fires are most commonly encountered by firefighters.
Class B – Flammable & Combustible Liquids
These fire extinguishers are used to combat fires originating from flammable liquids such as petrol, oil, kerosene, cleaning products.
Class C – Flammable Gases
These fire extinguishers are for use on flammable gases, often contained in kitchens and work areas. Sources of these fires include; L.P.G., butane, natural gas and methane.
Class D – Combustible Metals
These fire extinguishers are used for fires originating from burning metals such as; magnesium, aluminium, sodium or titanium etc.
Class E – Electrical Fires
These fire extinguishers are used for originating from frayed electrical cables and wiring, often occurring in homes. Many appliances such as; computers, heaters or appliances can cause these fires.
Class F – Cooking Oils and Fats
These fire extinguishers are used to extinguish fires originating from fats and oils often found in kitchen fires.