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Postby Clem » 21 Apr 2014 06:16

Hi guys,

Has anyone found a smart place to put a fire extinguisher inside a GU Patrol?

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Re: Fire Extinguisher?

Postby Tinus lotz » 21 Apr 2014 10:43

Hi clem mine is mounted on top of drawer system needs to be avaliable all the time ....power at the back and a striker next to seat in the front .....just a suggestion. ...
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Re: Fire Extinguisher?

Postby JohnBoyZA » 21 Apr 2014 12:11

Hi Clem

Simple - I bought one small enough for my cubbyhole - fits nice and snug, but not ideal because bigger is better, in this case. Mate has it mounted on floor in front of passengers seat.
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Re: Fire Extinguisher?

Postby Peter Connan » 21 Apr 2014 13:20

The Fire Striker is small enough to mount next to the driver's seat, between the seat and the door, but has similar capacity to a 2kg normal extinguisher.

It is expensive though (R520), but it is also maintenance-free.

Probably the ideal is a fire-striker backed up by a standard extinguisher.
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Re: Fire Extinguisher?

Postby Clem » 21 Apr 2014 14:39

Thank you guys. I think I am going to go for the dual option (something smaller close to the front of the vehicle and then something bigger elsewhere) and then also fit one in the trailer in the kitchen area. Fire extinguishers are the type of thing you really need to hand very quickly and when you need it, the bigger the better (I have two or three in my garage, one of which is a 9 kg and the same in our kitchen and the servants quarters also has its own fire extinguisher).
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Re: Fire Extinguisher?

Postby Aries66 » 21 Apr 2014 16:34

Got two small ones in the front door panels, then one big one in the back. But will be replacing it with some off the small fire strikers you can fit them easy any place that is close and handy.
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Re: Fire Extinguisher?

Postby Clem » 23 Apr 2014 15:35

I've ordered two of the big Fire Strykers - one for the driver's seat area and the other for the trailer kitchen area. Load bay of car will get a full size as well. Should be adequate.
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Re: Fire Extinguisher?

Postby AdrianPowrie » 24 Apr 2014 11:29

Morning Clem!

If I may ask, where did you order from?

Also need for my Van and also something I want to add to the cab of my trucks...

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Re: Fire Extinguisher?

Postby Clem » 24 Apr 2014 16:08

Email mike@firestrykeout.co.za

Whew! Stuff arrived at my office even before I'd paid him!

Ex VAT prices:

Fire-Stryker Model 05B R345.00
Fire-Stryker Model 08B R407.00
Fire-Stryker Model 13B R489.00
Marine Housing – Model 08B R135.00
Marine Housing – Model 13B R165.00
Belt Carry Pouch (Embroidered Logo) R 59.00
Belt Carry Pouch R 35.00
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Re: Fire Extinguisher?

Postby AdrianPowrie » 29 Apr 2014 11:13

Legend! Thanks Clem!!
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