Extinguisher articles on Wikipedia
Fire extinguisher
"Extinguisher" redirects here. Extinguisher may also refer to a candle snuffer. A fire extinguisher is an active fire protection device used to extinguish
Apr 21st 2017



Stoke Extinguisher
Stoke Extinguisher is an EP by NOFX released on November 26, 2013 through Fat Wreck Chords. The EP was released as a six-song CD and a two-song 7". Both
Aug 4th 2016



One Word Extinguisher
One Word Extinguisher is the second studio album by Prefuse 73. It was released on May 6, 2003 on Warp Records. At Metacritic, which assigns a weighted
Feb 3rd 2017



Fast Flow Extinguishers
Commonly referred to as "Fast Flow" or "High Performance" extinguishers. Available in 13.2 lb (6.0 kg)., 20 lb (9.1 kg)., and 30 lb (14 kg). capacities
Apr 26th 2017



Cutting extinguisher
The use of a cutting extinguisher is a fire extinguishing technique that combines abrasive waterjet cutting with water spray extinguishing, through a single
May 23rd 2016



General Detroit Corporation
Detroit Corporation was an American manufacturer of fire trucks and fire extinguishers from 1903 to 2001. Harry W. Huthsing founded the company in 1903
Jan 21st 2017



Encalypta
Encalypta is a genus of moss in the family Encalyptaceae; commonly known as "extinguisher moss". It includes 34 species and is broadly distributed across the continents
Dec 31st 2016



Amerex
in Trussville, Alabama, Amerex makes hand portable and wheeled fire extinguishers for commercial and industrial environments, as well as fire and explosion
Dec 22nd 2015



Bromochlorodifluoromethane
Brominated haloalkanes were first used during World War II as fire extinguisher for aircraft and tanks. Bromochlorodifluoromethane was introduced as
Apr 5th 2017



Aleksandr Loran
Lavrentyev, was a Russian teacher and inventor of fire fighting foam and foam extinguisher. He was born in 1849 in Kishinyov in the Russian Empire, now in
Oct 4th 2016



Read and Campbell Limited
was an early pioneer in the design and manufacture of portable fire extinguishers. The company was founded in 1881 by two Scottish engineers, Messrs
Dec 19th 2015



Candle snuffer
a (candle)snuffer (a scissor-like device with two flat blades) or an extinguisher (a small cone at the end of a handle). The term 'candlesnuffer' or 'snuffer'
Mar 15th 2017



Chubb Fire
Their invention of the CO2 Cartridge to expel the contents of a fire extinguisher is still today the most common method in use. Read and Campbell are mainly
Mar 19th 2017



Air pressurized water
Air pressurized water (APW) extinguishers are a type of fire extinguisher that use ordinary water (H2O) to suppress fire. The water is propelled by ordinary
Feb 23rd 2016



Fire class
Health Administration Information on Fire Extinguishers, The Fire Safety Advice Centre For Fire Extinguishers, Wollongong Extinguisher Service-Australia
Mar 27th 2017



Minimax Limited
was a British manufacturer of fire extinguishers founded in England in 1903. TheirTheir unique conical fire extinguisher was known as 'The-MinimaxThe Minimax'. The company
Apr 3rd 2017



EN 3
requirements for portable fire extinguishers. Compliance with the standard is legally required for the construction of all fire extinguishers in the European Union
Jan 3rd 2012



Grinnell Company-General Fire Extinguisher Company Complex
Grinnell Company-General Fire Extinguisher Company Complex is a historic factory complex located at Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. It was
Nov 30th 2016



Firefighting foam
stabilise the bubbles. Hand-held foam extinguishers used the same two chemicals in solution. To actuate the extinguisher, a seal was broken and the unit inverted
Mar 1st 2017



Fireman Save My Child (1954 film)
Smokey'sSmokey's own house. Smokey uses his new invention, an ingenious fire extinguisher, to put out the flames, prompting Smitty to hire Smokey as a fireman
Apr 10th 2017



Rampart Engineering
manufacturer of fire extinguishers founded in 1910. 1910 Rampart Engineering Company was formed in 1910 by Leonard Jones to make fire extinguishers for the trade
May 14th 2016



Bromochloromethane
liquid with refractive index 1.4808. It was invented for use in fire extinguishers by the Germans during the mid-1940s, in an attempt to create a less-toxic
Dec 5th 2016



MellowHigh (album)
day the audio to "Extinguisher" was premiered via SoundCloud. On October 28, 2013, the music video was released for "Extinguisher", which included cameo
Jan 19th 2017



Cold gas thruster
simple example would be the use of a handheld CO2 or nitrogen gas fire extinguisher while sitting down in a rolling office chair; motion is achieved by pointing
Apr 24th 2017



Fire Equipment Manufacturers' Association
three divisions: Interior Equipment/Standpipefire hose Portable fire extinguisher Pre-engineered fire suppression system Member companies work in smaller
Mar 21st 2016



Anglesey Circuit
1977 when a track marshal carrying a fire extinguisher ran across the track in front of him. The extinguisher hit Pryce in the head, and both he and the
Nov 22nd 2016



The Pyrene Company Limited
fighting equipment. The name Pyrene was epitomised by their famous 'pump' extinguisher which was installed on public transport, commercial and private vehicles
Apr 3rd 2017



Carbon tetrachloride
with the chemical formula CCl4. It was formerly widely used in fire extinguishers, as a precursor to refrigerants and as a cleaning agent. It is a colourless
Apr 28th 2017



Michael Baiamonte
forward Stoudemire Amar'e Stoudemire injured his left hand when he punched a fire-extinguisher case. In Game 5, Baiamonte announced Stoudemire had been "extinguished"
Feb 19th 2017



Hydrostatic test
needed] Portable fire extinguishers are safety tools that are required to be on hand in almost every public building. Fire extinguishers are also highly recommended
Apr 23rd 2017



Frederick Grinnell
fire-alarm system as well. In-1892In 1892, Grinnell organized the General Fire Extinguisher Co. in Providence, R.I., an amalgamation of several smaller companies
Apr 27th 2016



Berberoka
their enemies. They discharge a large amount of water (just like a fire extinguisher) to their victims until they drown. Mga Engkanto: A Bestiary of Filipino
Feb 7th 2017



Ansul
in Marinette, Wisconsin that manufactures fire suppression systems, extinguishers, and offers fire training. Ansul’s initial activities included production
Apr 6th 2017



Dale Nelson
fire extinguisher and returned to her own room. When she heard Tracey scream and then the sounds of Nelson at her door, she threw the fire extinguisher through
Apr 29th 2017



Rotary Museum of Police and Corrections
well as other items such as masks and an alcohol still made from a fire extinguisher. Various methods of discipline which were used at the Federal Penitentiary
May 18th 2016



Sebastian the Ibis
and yellow raincoat and holding a fire extinguisher. When a police officer tried to grab the fire extinguisher he was sprayed in the chest. Sebastian
Mar 24th 2016



2012 6 Hours of Silverstone
race for a failure to meet safety requirements (validity of the fire extinguisher). [1] [2] "FIA WEC 6 Hours of Silverstone Race Final Classification"
Apr 19th 2016



1984 French Grand Prix
Cesaris' Friday time was disallowed when his Ligier JS23's onboard fire extinguisher was found to be empty. As the final qualifying session was run in the
Apr 15th 2017



Halon
Halon-2402Halon 2402 (dibromotetrafluoroethane, C2Br2F4)—used as a fire extinguisher Halon-2600Halon 2600 (hexafluoroethane) Halon (software), a mail transfer agent
Jun 11th 2016



Real Heroes: Firefighter
who the fellow firefighters refer to as Probie, uses a hose and fire extinguisher to fight flames, a halligan to pry open locked doors and vent coverings
Dec 29th 2016



Aluminium carbonate
the formation of a foam. This reaction was the basis of an early fire extinguisher invented by Aleksandr Loran in 1904. Anthony John Downs, (1993), Chemistry
Apr 4th 2017



George William Manby
for saving life from shipwrecks and also the first modern form of fire extinguisher. Manby went to school at Downham Market. Although he claimed to have
Jan 8th 2017



Len Koenecke
aircraft. In order to avoid a crash, he was hit over the head with a fire extinguisher by both the pilot, who had left his controls, and the other passenger
Apr 20th 2017



The Ignition Factor
extinguishers are red-orange, green, and blue, respectively. As these are used, a counter goes from 99 to 0. The counter of the regular extinguisher rapidly
Dec 29th 2016



Ben Bero Beh
superhero, through an apartment complex which is on fire. Armed with a fire extinguisher, Ben must make his way down the levels avoiding gas explosions, crumbling
Apr 8th 2017



Ammonium dihydrogen phosphate
compound is also a component of the ABC powder in some dry chemical fire extinguishers. This substance is also supplied in an emerald green, amethyst, or aquamarine
Mar 12th 2017



Des gaffes et des dégâts
explosive, but inefficient quick floor polisher: consists of an old fire extinguisher. table : a table camping which can fold automatically, thank to a small
May 3rd 2015



Busy signal (disambiguation)
Busy Signal (born 1982), or Reanno Gordon, a dancehall singer from Jamaica "Busy Signal", a song by Prefuse 73 from the 2003 album One Word Extinguisher
Apr 2nd 2014



APW
APW may refer to: Air pressurized water, a type of fire extinguisher All Points West Music & Arts Festival, held in Jersey City, New Jersey All Pro Wrestling
Mar 30th 2016



KATSU
show "Art in the Street" curated by Jeffrey Deitch, KATSU executed an extinguisher tag on the facade of The-Geffen-ContemporaryThe Geffen Contemporary at MOCA. The show was already
Mar 7th 2017





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