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 Who invented the first auto fire extinguisher?

Answer The first automatic fire extinguisher was invented by English chemist Ambrose Godfrey in 1723. Fuses within the device created a small explosion of gunpowder in the event of a fire. This explosion ... Read More »
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When was the fire extinguisher invented?

The fire extinguisher as we know it was first used in 1819. It was created by Captain George William Manby, was made from copper and used potassium carbonate to douse flames.Source:Firesafe: Histor... Read More »
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Who made the first fire extinguisher?

The first fire extinguisher invented was by Ambrose Godfrey in 1723. He designed a small wooden barrel to put fire extinguisher mix within. Around the same time, Zachary Greyl is credited with comi... Read More »
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Who created the first fire extinguisher?

The very first fire extinguisher was invented by Ctesibius of Alexandria in about 200 BC. It consisted of a hand pump that was able to be used on the fire. Soda-acid extinguishers, a combination of... Read More »
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What type of fire extinguisher should be used on a gasoline fire?

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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