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  • AS 1850-1981

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    Portable fire extinguishers - Classification, rating and fire testing

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Superseded date:  30-06-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1981

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Classifies extinguishers according to the general class or classes of fire for which they are suitable, and gives the method of rating. Tests for Classes A and B are included, and an appendix sets out a test for assessing electrical non-conductivity of an extinguisher.

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    Committee FP-003
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
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    AS 3961-1991 Liquefied natural gas - Storage and handling
    AS 1841.5-1992 Portable fire extinguishers - Powder type
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    AS 2714-1993 The storage and handling of hazardous chemical materials - Class 5.2 substances (organic peroxides)
    AS 1841.6-1992 Portable fire extinguishers - Carbon dioxide type
    AS 2187.2-1993 Explosives - Storage, transport and use - Use of explosives
    AS 4214.3-1995 Gaseous fire extinguishing systems - Carbon dioxide systems
    AS 1841.4-1992 Portable fire extinguishers - Foam type
    AS 4332-1995 The storage and handling of gases in cylinders
    AS 4214.1-1995 Gaseous fire extinguishing systems - General requirements
    AS 4265-1995 Wheeled fire extinguishers (Reconfirmed 2021)
    AS 1851.1-1995 Maintenance of fire protection equipment - Portable fire extinguishers and fire blankets
    AS 2187.1-1998 Explosives - Storage, transport and use Storage
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