Water/Foam Extinguishers in Freezing Temps.

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Water/Foam Extinguishers in Freezing Temps.

Post by bernicarey » Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:44 am

This topic hasn't been discussed much in the past, This being one of the few examples I found:
https://www.healthandsafetytips.co.uk/f ... =1&t=31807
but many people don't realise that Water/Foam Extinguishers are usually only rated for a temp range of 5-60 degree C.
So what happens if we have a long spell at Freezing Temps or below, such as they are currently experiencing across Europe, and must be the norm in the Scottish Highland for several months.
For many of us, the cold doesn't last too long and many only happen overnight for a few hours.

But does anyone have anti-freeze extinguishers for outside installation, or do you just rely on enclosures?
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