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Fyr-Fyter 1 Quart Fire Extinguisher

Here 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.

Label:

SUPER FYR-FYTER MODEL "A"

Vaporizing Liquid
Continuous Stream
Safe for Electrical Fires
Anti-Freeze

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

WARNING
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.
Manufacturers
Dayton Ohio USA

Underwriters Laboratories Inc.
Inspected
One Quart Hand Fire Extinguisher
Classification
B-2 C-2
No. J-141294

Patent #2175120

Approximately 15" tall and 3" in diameter.







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Top View:
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Top Labels:
Shut Off Valve
Use No Water
Pump Valve
Fill Here


Label Closeup:
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Bottom View:
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Patent #2175120 Drawing:
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Patent #2175120 Page 1:
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Patent #2175120 Page 2:
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Patent #2175120 Page 3:
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