Fire Extinguisher for Electrical Fires

fire extinguisher for electrical fires
Be careful when you need to provide fire extinguisher for electrical fires. Buying wrong type of fire extinguisher will be very danger since it will cause fire become bigger.

Electrical fire is classified into C type fire. This kind of fire is energized by electrical power. In general, it is caused by several common causes like outdated wiring, faulty electrical outlet, old electrical appliances and misuse of extension cords.

So, what is the best fire extinguisher for electrical fires? A non-conductive extinguishing agent such as carbon dioxide is the best choice.

Beside carbon dioxide fire extinguisher, a dry chemical fire extinguisher is also suitable for electrical fire. But, as the first choice, always choose carbon dioxide type.

The following table shows fire extinguisher for electrical fires. They are already used by most of people in the USA. So, you don’t have to do your own research. Just read and order them through Amazon.com.

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TitleKidde 21005779 Pro 210 Fire Extinguisher, ABC, 160CIKidde 466180 Pro 5 CD Fire Extinguisher , UL Rated 5-B:C, Carbon Dioxide, RedKidde 466181 Pro 10 CD Fire Extinguisher, UL Rated 10-B:C, Carbon Dioxide, Red
FeatureMultipurpose dry chemical; fights all types of fire (trash, wood, paper, liquids, electrical equipment)
Pressure gauge allows for immediate pressure status check
Powder coated aluminum cylinder for corrosion protection
Rechargeable; wall hanger included; Net agent weight 4 lb
Meets the requirements of Underwriters Laboratories (UL), an independent facility that tests products for compliance with widely-accepted safety standards
Agent will not contaminate food, valuable materials, or electronics
Clear instruction label using graphics to show steps required to operate extinguisher
Easy to pull safety pin and tough, impact resistant metal valve, handle, and lever
5 pounds of fire extinguishing agent (average)
UL approved wall hanger; powder coated cylinder for corrosion protection
Agent will not contaminate food, valuable materials, or electronics
Clear instruction label using graphics to show steps required to operate extinguisher
Easy to pull safety pin and tough, impact resistant metal valve, handle, and lever
10 pounds of fire extinguishing agent (average)
UL approved wall hanger; powder coated cylinder for corrosion protection
NumberOfItems111
PublisherKiddeKiddeKidde
Price$39.77$133.85$210.72
Weight7 pound14 pound28 pound
Rating4.7 out of 5 stars4.7 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars
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