Your First Line of Defense
Peterborough Fire Extinguishers will advise you on the type, number and size of fire extinguisher that is right for your company. We keep a large inventory of new commercial grade, rechargeable fire extinguishers in a variety of sizes for sale, readily available when you need them. Our main supplier of portable fire extinguishers is Amerex Corporation.
- Dry and wet chemical
- Foam and water-based
- K-Class for kitchen systems
- CO2 and Halotron
- Extinguisher replacement parts
- Wall and vehicle brackets
- Special mounting hardware, covers, etc.
- Fire extinguisher cabinets, all sizes and types, recessed and surface mounted
There are five types of fire extinguishers available:
Class A – Fires Caused by Ordinary Materials, Such as Wood, Paper, & Most Plastics
Class B – Fires Caused by Grease, Oil, Gasoline, & Kerosene
Class C – Fires Involving Electrical Equipment, Such as Wiring & Appliances
Class D – Fires Involving Hot Burning Metals
Class K – Fires Involving Cooking Oils, Typically in Kitchens & Restaurants