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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fire_class

Fire class is a term used to denote the type of fire, in relation to the combustion materials which ... The US system designates all such fires "Class B". ... Using a dry chemical extinguisher in error, in place of dry powder, can be ineffective or ...

www.brkelectronics.com/faqs/oem/what-do-the-abc-ratings-mean-on-fire-extinguishers

Fire extinguishers with a Class B rating are effective against flammable liquid fires. ... Two commonly used chemicals are effective in fighting these types of fires .

www.femalifesafety.org/types-of-fires.html

Different fuels create different fires and require different types of fire extinguishing agents. ... Portable fire extinguishers. Introduction; Types of ... Class B. Class B fires are fires in flammable liquids such as gasoline, petroleum oil and paint.

www.femalifesafety.org/types-of-extinguishers.html

Today's most widely used type of fire extinguisher is the multipurpose dry chemical that is effective on Class A, B, and C fires. This agent also works by creating a ...

www.selectsafetysales.com/t-fire-extinguishers-classes-types-and-use.aspx

The letter represents the type of fire that can be put out with a particular extinguisher. Fires are given the following classifications: (A) ordinary combustibles. (B) ...

www.strikefirstusa.com/2016/07/class-b-fire-extinguishers-combustible-gases-liquids

We will teach you everything about dangerous Class B fires and the different Class B Fire Extinguishers to fight them to keep you safe.

ohsonline.com/Articles/2004/08/The-ABCs-Ds-and-Ks-of-Fire-Extinguishers.aspx

Aug 1, 2004 ... Fire extinguishers are classified by the type of fire that they will ... A Class B fire extinguisher is used for flammable liquid and gas fires such as ...

www.boatingbasicsonline.com/content/general/4_2_c.htm

Fire Extinguishers. Next in line after PFDs, fire extinguishers are a very important safety item. ... The letter, (A, B, C, or D) indicates the class of fire. ... Type B Fire

blog.encorefireprotection.com/blog/learn-your-abcs-fire-extinguisher-ratings-explained

Extinguishers that have attained "A" ratings but lack "B", "C", or “K” ratings are limited ... This particular type of extinguisher smothers fires by cooling the burning  ...