High Performance Fire Extinguishers include fast flow and compliance flow fire extinguishers that fight high hazard fires dealing with flammable liquids, oil, and gas. They fight class B and C fires (and sometimes A fires).
The following units are BC rated (B & C fires only):Amerex models 568, 595, 580, 584, 569, 599, 566, 591
The following units are ABC rated (A, B & C fires): Amerex models 594, 581, 567, 582, 592, 564, 589
Class A: Wood, Paper, cloth, trash, plastics (solids that are not metals):
Class B: Flammable Liquids-Gasoline, oil, grease, acetone (includes flammable gases).
Class C: Electrical Fires, Energized electrical equipment fires (anything that is plugged in).
*High Performance Fire Extinguishers are the ultimate choice in fire extinguishers for high hazard, frequent use and extreme environmental applications.