What Is a Fire Extinguisher Made of?


Fire extinguisher s are pressure containers with expelled material which executes the chemistry of the fire by removing one or more elements that are necessary to control the fire, The elements that do this are: fuel, heat and oxygen.
Q&A Related to "What Is a Fire Extinguisher Made of"
The elements of a fire extinguisher are constructed with metal. While the pressure vessel is constructed of aluminum alloy, the valve may be made of either steel or plastic materials
The most popular extinguisher material is dry chemical foam or powder, typically
( ′kem·i·kəl ′fīr ik′stiŋ·gwish·ər ) (chemical engineering) Any of three types of fire extinguishers (vaporizing
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Fire extinguishers are made of different material depending on the type of fire they extinguish. Some of the elements in extinguishers include phosphate, sodium and potassium bicarbonate and film forming fluoroprotein.
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