The CO2 Fire Extinguisher strips fires of oxygen while radically reducing their heat with a very cold discharge. These extinguishers offer excellent protection in areas with electrical equipment or machinery.
CO2 extinguishers can be identified by a black colour band.
When can I use this fire extinguisher?
The 3.5kg CO2 Fire Extinguisher offers protection against the following fires:
- Class B Fires – Fires caused by combustible liquids like petrol, oil paint and solvents
- Class E Fires – Fires caused by electrical equipment like motors, switchboards or appliances
Where should I use it?
Your new 3.5kg 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 3.5kg CO2 Fire Extinguisher should not be used against the following fires:
- Class C Fires – Fires caused by combustible gases such as LPG, natural gas and acetylene
- Class D Fires – Fires caused by combustible metals like aluminium shaving or magnesium
- Class F Fires – Fires involving cooking oils and fats
What does it come with?
The 3.5kg CO2 Fire Extinguisher comes with:
- 1 new 3.5kg CO2 Fire Extinguisher
- Maintenance tag
- Wall bracket
What else do I need?
- The 3.5kg CO2 Fire Extinguisher requires identification signage to be installed above it, in line with the Australian standard (AS2444) for CO2 Fire Extinguishers. The CO2 identification sign provides information about the types of fire this extinguisher is suitable for.
- A location sign mounted at 1800mm is also required to assist finding the fire extinguisher from a distance. Your signage can be purchased here.
- Your new fire extinguisher comes with a five year warranty.
- At Fire Equipment Online, all fire extinguishers are tested and certified for compliance, providing important piece of mind.
- Contact our office to obtain our test certificates.
Shipping costs are calculated at checkout.
Generally, you can expect $15 delivery to the CBD, with national freight costs ranging from $15 to $50.
All our prices include GST.
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If this extinguisher is for commercial use, these products may be more suitable:
– 4.5KG ABE Fire Extinguisher
– 9.0KG ABE Fire Extinguisher
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