High Pressure Fog Demonstration

Issue 12 and Volume 97.

High Pressure Fog Demonstration A demonstration of the use of high pressure fog in controlling fires was staged at Endicott N. Y., on October 30 by the John Bean Manufacturing Company in the presence of about two hundred visitors from fire departments in New York and neighboring states. Tests included the extinguishment of fires in a two-story frame bungalow and involving inflammable volatiles in an open pit. Inflammable liquids included acetone, gasoline, naphtha, thinner, furnace oil and engine oil in quantities from two hundred to five hundred gallons.

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