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FireBoy - Xintex Portable Fire Extinguisher - 5 lb - B1 Rated
 

FireBoy - Xintex Portable Fire Extinguisher - 5 lb - B1 Rated

  • Type: Portable, UL Rated 5-B:C (Flammable Liquids / Electrical Fires)
  • Net Contents: 5 lb / USCG Size Rated: B-1, Factory Refillable
  • USCG Approved with Mounting Bracket, Clean-Agent System Leaves No Residue
  • Item #: 
    550972
    Brand: 
    Fireboy-Xintex
    Model #: 

    70551

    Shipping Weight: 
    9.80 Lbs.
    List Price: 
    $423.00
    Our Price:
    $279.99
    279.99
    Status:    null In Stock

    Quantity:  
     

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    Features:

    • The FireBoy 70551 is a 5-Pound Portable Fire Extinguisher leaves no residue whatsoever, unlike dry chemical systems
    • UL Rated 5-B:C (Flammable Liquids / Electrical Fires)
    • Net Contents: 5 lb / USCG Size Rating: B-I
    • Active Agent: Argon Gas
      • A unique feature of these portable fire extinguishers is super pressurization using Argon gas that enables a user to stand as far as ten feet away from a fire
    • The Agent is non-conducive electrically and ideal for flammable liquids including gasoline and diesel fuel as well as galley fires
    • FireBoy® offers extinguishers are the first clean-agent systems in the world to receive U.S. Coast Guard Approval
    • The fire-suppressant agent is a non-conductor of electrical current
      • It provides ideal extinguishing capabilities for flammable fluids including gasoline and diesel fuel
      • It is all fully effective on galley fires
    • Applied directly to engines, it causes no cold shock as with carbon dioxide extinguishers and thus will not damage the engine or component parts
    • Upon release, the agent turns instantly into a heavier-than-air gas
      • As such, it tends to settle and remain in an enclosed space such as an engine compartment
    • Wherever a flammable liquid hazard exists onboard a vessel or in a boatyard or marina, FireBoy® portables should be readily available
    • Includes Coast Guard-Approved mounting brackets and are UL listed

    Fire Extinguisher Class Rating Guide:

    • Class A extinguishers are for ordinary combustible materials such as paper, wood, cardboard, and most plastics. The numerical rating on these types of extinguishers indicates the amount of water it holds and the amount of fire it can extinguish. Geometric symbol (green triangle)
    • Class B fires involve flammable or combustible liquids such as gasoline, kerosene, grease and oil. The numerical rating for class B extinguishers indicates the approximate number of square feet of fire it can extinguish. Geometric symbol (red square)
    • Class C fires involve electrical equipment, such as appliances, wiring, circuit breakers and outlets. Never use water to extinguish class C fires - the risk of electrical shock is far too great! Class C extinguishers do not have a numerical rating. The C classification means the extinguishing agent is non-conductive. Geometric symbol (blue circle)

    USCG Size Rating Information:

    Fire Extinguisher Requirements
    Size Classification

     

     

    Foam

    Carbon Dioxide and Halotron

    Dry Chemical

    Type & Size

    Minimum gallons

    Minimum pounds

    Minimum pounds

    B-I

    1 1/4

    4

    2

    B-II

    2 1/2

    15

    10

           

    USCG Requirements
    by Boat Length

     

     

     

    Length Class

    Without Fixed System

    With Fixed System

     

    Less than 26'

    (1) B1

    None

     

    26' to less than 40'

    (2) B-I or
    (1) B-II

    (1) B1

     

    40' to less than 65'

    (3) B-I or
    (1) B-II and
    (1) B-I

    (2) B-I or (1) B-II

     

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    The Marine East 6860 Fire Port - White Ring
    Item #: 550573
  • Permits a Fire Extinguisher to be Discharged into the Engine Space
  • Avoids Fueling the Fire by Opening the Compartment
  • Applications: Inboards and Outboards, Diameter: 2.7", Color: White
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    $9.99
    Model #:
    6860
     
     
     

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