The CO2 Fire Extinguisher (Carbon Dioxide) extinguishes fire by removing the oxygen from the fire, as well as reducing the heat of the fire with a very cold discharge. Commonly used to protect areas with electrical equipment or machinery.
CO2 Extinguishers can be identified by a black colour band.
When can I use this fire extinguisher?
The CO2 Fire Extinguisher can be used in the following fires
- Class B Fires – Fires involving combustible liquids such as petrol, oil paint and solvents
- Class E Fires – Fires where the ignition source contains electrical equipment such as motors, switchboards and electrical appliances
Where to use
Your new CO2 Fire Extinguisher can be used in areas such as:
- Electrical Switchrooms
- Computer server rooms
- Any rooms with electrical equipment installed
When should I avoid using this fire extinguisher?
The CO2 Fire Extinguisher should not be used in the following fires
- Class C Fires – Fires involving combustible gases such as LPG, Natural gas and acetylene
- Class D Fires – Fires involving combustible metals such as aluminium shaving or magnesium
- Class F Fires – Fires involving cooking oils & fats such as Lard or vegetable oils
What else do I need?
Your new CO2 Fire Extinguisher requires identification signage
The Australian standard (AS2444) for CO2 Fire Extinguishers requires that identification signage is installed above the Fire Extinguisher. The CO2 identification sign provides information on what types of fire the Extinguisher can be used on.
Your signage can be purchased here
What about the warranty?
Rest assured your new fire extinguisher comes with 5 year warranty, all our fire extinguishers are tested and certified for compliance and test certificates can be obtained by contacting our office
Our warranty and standard terms and conditions can be found here
Our shipping costs are calculated at check out. As a general guide we can ship to the CBD for $15.00 with freight nationally from $15.00 to $ 50.00
All our products are advertised as GST Inclusive.
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