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 5.0kg 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 5.0kg 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 5.0kg 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 does it come with?
Your new 5.0kg CO2 Fire Extinguisher comes with the following
- 1 new 5.0kg CO2 Fire Extinguisher
- Maintenance tag
- Wall bracket
What else do I need?
Your new 5.0kg CO2 Fire Extinguisher requires identification signage
The Australian standard (AS2444) for 5.0kg CO2 Fire Extinguishers requires that identification signage is installed above the Fire Extinguisher. The 5.0kg CO2 identification sign provides information on what types of fire the Extinguisher can be used on
A location sign mounted at 1800mm is also required to assist finding the fire extinguisher from a distance
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 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.
When should I Buy 5kg Carbon Dioxide CO2 Fire Extinguisher?
This 5kg CO2 Fire Extinguisher can be purchased online today! We sell at a very cheap price, and offer free shipping for eligible orders above $300, depending on your location. Click the Add to Cart button above to get started shopping.
Want to learn more about Carbon Dioxide Fire Extinguishers? Check out our blog post for a detailed guide!