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 What type of fire extinguisher should be used on a gasoline fire?

Answer Only a class B fire extinguisher should be used on a gasoline fire. Household and auto extinguishers usually have a B-C rating. Some are A-B-C rated. Never spray water on a gasoline fire.Fire Exti... Read More »
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What type of fire does a type d fire extinguisher put out?

The three elements a fire needs to burn are fuel, heat and oxygen. Fire extinguishers are designed to take away one of those elements by either smothering or cooling the fire. Fire extinguishers ar... Read More »
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What is in a type K fire extinguisher?

Class K, or wet chemical fire extinguishers, contain an acidic potassium-acetate-based agent for use on kitchen fires that are caused by vegetable or animal oils and fats in commercial cooking appl... Read More »
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What type of fire can a co2 extinguisher put out?

According to the Interactive Learning Paradigms Incorporated (ILPI) website a CO2 fire extinguisher contains the gas carbon dioxide. Using carbon dioxide is safer than using some liquid extinguishe... Read More »
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What type of fire extinguisher do I need?

On One Hand: Multipurpose (ABC) ExtinguishersFire extinguishers are divided into four categories: A, B, C and D. Class A is for regular combustibles, B is for flammables, C is for electrical fires ... Read More »
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