Dry Powder Fire Extinguishers

What is a Dry Powder Fire Extinguisher Used For?

ABC Dry Powder Fire Extinguishers are true multi-purpose fire extinguishers suitable for a range of fire risks. This versatile extinguisher is ideal for offices, homes, electrical plants and vehicles such as caravans and boats. They are extremely effective on electrical fires, gases, and fires involving flammable liquid.

They are best for tackling different types of fires with the exception of boiler rooms, garages forecourts and some warehouses. Using the standard powder extinguisher indoors should be avoided.

What Class is a Dry Powder Fire Extinguisher?

Our range of specialist dry powder extinguishers at Life Safety Online have an A, B and C fire rating. As well as being completely safe for direct use on live electrical equipment.

Powder Fire Extinguishers are very powerful and effective fire extinguishers, having a tremendous initial knockdown. However, due to the huge dust cloud, they release we do not recommend them for indoor use, especially models larger than 2kg!

This range also includes the specialist Class D Powder Extinguishers designed specifically for flammable metal fires, including Lithium and Magnesium.

For more information about the different types of fire extinguishers, please contact us online.

We stock a range of fire extinguishers for different uses such as chemical extinguishers and CO2 extinguishers.