CAUTION : Suitable for ELECTRIC FIRES.
Portable Fire Extinguisher,
Dry Chemical Powder (Cartridge type), is type of Fire Extinguisher in
which Powder is forced out by means of Gas Cartridge fitted in the
extinguisher cap, and is suitable for fighting Class “B”, “C”and Electric
Fires. Use of these extinguishers have been increased due to the banning
of CTC type fire extinguisher as these also acts as a substitute for
the same in certain risks.
here is not expected to deal with a Large Fires as well as are very
essential First Aids Fire Fighting Appliances. Nevertheless they are
very essential if used promptly and effectively in early stage of FIRE.
CLASS “C” FIRES: Fire involving flammable gases under pressure including liquefied gases, where it is necessary to inhibit the burning gas at fast rate with an inert gas, powder or vaporising liquid for extinguishment.
Refilling is only required when used or as per IS:2190.