Powder Fire Extinguishers (ABE)
The Powder Fire Extinguisher ABE, distinguished by a white coloured band around the top of the cylinder, is the most widely used type of fire extinguisher suited for fires occurring in the house, boat, garage, car or caravan.
They discharge a fine powder that absorbs fuel molecules, depriving the fire of a fuel source.
Powder Fire Extinguishers are available in a range of sizes for domestic and industrial situations including 2.1kg, 2.7kg, 4.5kg and 9.0kg models. The ABE range also offers a 4.5 kg high performance fire extinguisher.
Powder Fire Extinguishers ABE are suitable for the following types of fire:
Class A – Paper, textiles, wood, most plastics & rubber
Class B – Flammable liquids
Class C – Combustible gases
Class E – Electrically energised equipment