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Wet chemical (potassium acetate, potassium ... with a fat to form a soap) and by the water content cooling the ...

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An ABC Dry Chemical Fire Extinguisher made by Amerex. Monoammonium phosphate, ABC Dry Chemical, ABE Powder, tri-class, or multi-purpose dry ... Contents. [hide]. 1 Uses. 1.1 Common combustible solids; 1.2 Burning liquids and gases ...

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Fire extinguishers contain different chemicals, depending on the application. ... Many fire extinguishing systems are built into the building or other structure being  ...

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Mono ammonium phosphate is a dry chemical used in Class A, B and C fire extinguishers. It is nonconductive, but corrosive, so it must be cleaned up soon after ...

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A fire extinguisher is an active fire protection used to put out or control small fires usually in emergency situations ... Main Chemicals, Compounds, Components.

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There are several common ingredients in commercially available Portable Fire Extinguishers. In the U.S. they all bear a U.L. Label which describes the contents, and ...

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There are different types of chemical compounds and/or ingredients in different classes of fire extinguishers; some ingredients can be used for multiple types of ...

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The hand-held fire extinguisher is simply a pressure vessel from which is .... " snow," water, foam, and dry chemicals can ruin otherwise undamaged components.

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Chemical Composition of Fire Extinguishers. Different types of fire extinguishers employ any of a variety of chemicals. These chemicals vary in how effective they  ...

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Jun 12, 2016 ... This document teaches you the basics about fire extinguishers - proper types, .... to airplane structure, electrical systems, and electronic equipment...Dry chemical fire extinguishers should only be used for airplane firefighting if ...