Kanex make Class D Fire Extinguisher are designed to tackle flammable metal fires because Ordinary dry chemical powders are not suitable for fighting metal fires or even water & foam type too as metals react violently with metals.
- The specially designed applicator is particularly suited for fighting Class D fires. The design is such a way that the operator can stand away from extreme heat and toxic fumes. Other features are non dispersing agent and easily controlled.
- EPDM Rubber braided Discharge hoses for long life.
Principle of Operations:
D type Fire Extinguishers contains a blended Sodium Chloride based dry powder extinguishing agent. Heat from the fire causes it to cake and form a crust excluding air and dissipating heat from burning metal. Metal fires involving magnesium, sodium, potassium and sodium-potassium alloys can be successfully extinguished with Sodium Chloride based extinguishers. And Lithium, zirconium, uranium, titanium, and powdered aluminum fires can be controlled and extinguished with unique Special extinguisher with extinguishing agent as Ternary Eutactic Chloride (TEC).