Fyr-Fyter 1 Quart Fire ExtinguisherHere is a 1 quart fire extinguisher. The most recent patent (#2175120) was obtained on October 3, 1939, so the extinguisher was most likely made in the 1940s.
SUPER FYR-FYTER MODEL "A"
Safe for Electrical Fires
Original contents not less than 25% carbon tetrachloride
To operate turn handle and pump
To shut off push handle in and turn until sealing plunger is depressed
Extinguish fire promptly and avoid exposure to smoke and fumes
To avoid injury to mechanism and danger in electrical use, refill promptly with Fyr-Fyter fluid only.
Use no water in this device.
The Fyr-Fyter Co.
Dayton Ohio USA
Underwriters Laboratories Inc.
One Quart Hand Fire Extinguisher
Approximately 15" tall and 3" in diameter.
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