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BC Fire Extinguisher

Welcome to the United Fire and Safety! We’re excited to introduce you to our BC Fire Extinguishers, a vital tool to keep you, your loved ones, and your property safe from fires. Let’s explore these essential fire-fighting devices in an easy-to-understand way.

What is a BC Fire Extinguisher?

Imagine a BC Fire Extinguisher as your fire-fighting hero. It’s specially designed to tackle two types of fires:

Our BC Fire Extinguishers are made to handle these fires effectively, so you can rely on them.

Why Choose United Fire and Safety’s BC Fire Extinguisher?
  1. Top Quality: Our BC Fire Extinguishers go through rigorous testing to make sure they work when you need them most. You can trust their quality.
  2. Easy to Use: We’ve made our extinguishers user-friendly. They’re not heavy, and they’re simple to operate. This means anyone can use them, whether you’re at home or at work. During an emergency, easy is always better.
  3. Fire Fighter: Our BC Fire Extinguishers have a special substance inside that can stop fires in their tracks. It chokes the fire by taking away its oxygen. Plus, they have different spray patterns for precise fire-fighting.
  4. Built to Last: We know the importance of durability. Our extinguishers are strong and don’t rust, so they’re reliable for a long time.
  5. Versatile: These extinguishers work well in various places, be it your home, workplace, or factory. You can use them in kitchens, garages, and more.
How to Use a BC Fire Extinguisher

Using a BC Fire Extinguisher is as easy as pie. Follow these simple steps:The acronym P.A.S.S is used to describe these four basic steps.

  • Pull: Start by pulling a pin to activate the extinguisher.
  • Aim: Point the nozzle or hose at the base of the fire where it’s burning.
  • Squeeze: Squeeze the handle to release the fire-fighting substance.
  • Sweep: Move the nozzle or hose from side to side to cover the whole fire.
  • Stay Alert: After the fire is out, keep an eye on it. If it flares up again, use the extinguisher once more.

It’s also important to check your BC Fire Extinguisher regularly to ensure it’s ready for action. Look at the gauge to see if it’s still in the green zone.

Maintenance and Service

To keep your BC Fire Extinguisher in tip-top condition, it needs some care. United Fire and Safety can help with that. Here’s what we offer:

  1. Check-Up: Our experts examine your extinguisher to make sure it’s in good working order.
  2. Hydro Pressure Test: We test to ensure that your fire extinguisher can still withstand its pressure rating.
  3. Refill or Recharge: If your extinguisher has been used, we refill it so it’s ready for action.
  4. Repairs: If we find anything broken, we fix it to keep your extinguisher reliable.

United Fire and Safety’s BC Fire Extinguishers are like your fire safety superheroes. They can stop fires caused by liquids, electricity, and more. We make sure they’re high quality, easy to use, and built to last. Don’t take chances with fire safety. Choose our BC Fire Extinguisher for peace of mind. Contact us today to learn more about how our extinguishers can make your space safer.

Fire Rating4A:144B3A
Propellant GasNitrogen (UHP grade)Nitrogen (UHP grade)
Discharge Time (Average)31 Sec31 Sec
Throw Length (Average)6 m6 m
Working Pressure/Test Pressure15/35 bar15/35 bar
Operating Temperature+5 °C to +60 °C+5 °C to +60 °C
Gross Weight (Approx )12.5 kg12.5 kg
Empty Weight (Approx )4.2 kg4.2 kg
Height (Approx.)570 mm570 mm
Diameter (Approx.)175 mm175 mm
Mounting BracketWall mounting bracket Mild Steel duly powder coatedWall mounting bracket Mild Steel duly powder coated
ColourPO red Shade 538 of IS:5PO red Shade 538 of IS:5
ApprovalsIS-15683 :2018IS-15683 :2018

Cartridge Pressure Type

Mobile Type Fire Extinguisher

Frequently Asked Questions

BC Fire Extinguishers are designed to combat Class B and Class C fires. Class B fires involve flammable liquids, while Class C fires are related to electrical equipment. BC extinguishers are specifically tailored to handle these types of fires, making them different from other extinguishers designed for different fire classifications.
BC Fire Extinguishers are suitable for a range of environments, including homes, workplaces, and industrial settings. To determine if it’s right for your needs, consider the types of fire risks in your area. If there are potential flammable liquid or electrical fire hazards, a BC Fire Extinguisher is a good choice.

The lifespan of a BC Fire Extinguisher depends on factors like proper maintenance, environmental conditions, and usage. However, they are built to last for several years. Routine inspections and maintenance can help extend their lifespan and ensure they’re always ready for action.

Regular inspection and service are crucial to ensure your BC Fire Extinguisher remains in good working order. It is recommended to have your extinguisher inspected at least annually. Additionally, some areas or industries may have specific regulations for inspection frequency, so it’s important to check with local authorities.
BC Fire Extinguishers are effective against Class B and Class C fires. While they are versatile, they may not be suitable for other types of fires, such as those involving solid combustibles (Class A) or kitchen fires with cooking oil (Class K). It’s essential to know the type of fire you’re dealing with and use the appropriate extinguisher for the best results.