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GAS-CARTRIDGE OPERATED WATER EXTINGUISHER [1 record]

Record 1 2017-05-31

English

Subject field(s)
  • Fire-Fighting and Rescue Equipment
  • Fire Prevention
CONT

Cartridge-operated water extinguishers - uses: Paper, wood and rubbish fires, etc. - The operation of this extinguisher is simple. Gently bump the top against the floor and a 40 foot stream of water starts immediately. This extinguisher is also to be kept in a heated area, as it contains water and will freeze.

OBS

cartridge-operated water extinguisher: term officially approved by the Lexicon Project Committee (New Brunswick).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Matériel de secours et de lutte (incendies)
  • Prévention des incendies
CONT

Extincteurs à eau à pression auxiliaire - utilisation : Papier, bois et rebuts. - Pour l'actionner, il suffit simplement de percuter le sommet de l'extincteur contre le sol, pour obtenir un jet d'une portée de 40 pieds. [...] ces extincteurs doivent être gardés à l'abri du gel.

OBS

extincteur à eau à cartouche de gaz : terme uniformisé par le Comité du projet de lexiques (Nouveau-Brunswick).

Spanish

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