ABE Dry Chemical Powder Type
The ABE indicates that this extinguisher is appropriate for type A, B and E fires which are outlined below. our ABE fire extinguishers use a dry chemical powder (DCP) that is designed to smother or blanket a fire and is able to achieve some of the highest ratings in Australia. ABE type extinguishers are perfect all-rounders used for a wide range of applications and can handle almost any type of fire.
Involve common combustible materials such as wood, cloth, paper, rubber and plastics
Involve flammable liquids, oils, solvents, grease, tars, petrol and other oil based products
Involve energised electrical equipment such as wiring, machinery and appliances