"That the automobile has practically reached the limit of its development is suggested by the fact that during the past year no improvements of a radical nature have been introduced."
|8083003||Fire extinguisher with a container holding a fire extinguishing substance and corresponding compressed-gas cylinder|
A fire extinguisher (50, 50′, 50′) comprises a container (10, 10′) that holds a fire-extinguishing substance and that has a container jacket (12, 12′) closed at both ends, and a piston (20, 20′) which is axially displaceable in ...
|7360605||Thermally protected reservoir for onboard fire suppression system|
An automotive vehicle includes a vehicle body and at least one reservoir containing a fire suppressant agent. A distribution system receives the fire suppression agent from the reservoir and conducts the agent to at least one location about the vehicle's body in res...
|7353883||Automotive fire suppression system with quick connect fire suppression agent distribution system|
An onboard fire suppression system for an automotive vehicle includes at least one reservoir containing a fire suppressant agent and a propellant, operatively associated with the reservoir, for expelling the fire suppressant agent from the reservoir. A distribution ...
|7325622||Extinguishing-medium container and system of containers|
Extinguishing-medium container includes a tubular body (2) which can be coupled together with a first and a second end piece (5, 6), which second end piece (6) has at least one outlet duct (33) for ejection of extinguishing medium (26
|7258172||Automotive fire suppression system with porous distribution nozzles|
An onboard fire suppression system has a distribution network including porous, pressure-responsive nozzles which deliver fire suppression agent in a uniform pattern, without the need for drilling or other machining of nozzle orifices. ...
|7216721||Fire extinguisher unit|
A fire extinguisher unit that can be grasped and operated with a single hand. The unit includes a single-hand fire extinguisher and a holder for releasably supporting the fire extinguisher on a vertical surface. The fire extinguisher has a cylindrical canister housi...
|7121354||Fire extinguishing device and method|
A fire extinguishing device and associated methods. The device is adapted to be positioned in proximity to a fire and operable in response to heat output by the fire. The device includes a first reservoir, containing a fluid, adapted to receive the heat from the fir...
|7118272||Method and apparatus for optically detecting and locating a fire in an enclosed space|
Thermally reactive elements of an intumescent material that expands when heated above a trigger temperature are arranged in an enclosed space, e.g a freight compartment of an aircraft. An optical sensor in the enclosed space has a field of view encompassing the elem...
|7108074||Device with a storage tank that is filled or can be filled with an active ingredient and atomizer unit|
The apparatus (1e, 1f) according to the invention has a storage tank (5) which is or can be filled with an active substance (3), a pyrotechnic charge (6; 39) in a first end region (9) of the storage tank (5
|6394188||Vehicular fire extinguishing device|
A fire extinguishing or suppressing device having a rigid vessel with an interior space and an exit. An unexpandable flexible bladder is positioned in the interior space of the rigid vessel forming a space between the flexible bladder and the rigid vessel...
|6371213||Liquid or foam fire retardant delivery device with pyrotechnic actuation and aeration|
A device for discharging a fire retardant material comprising a housing capable of storing a fire retardant material. The housing has an initiator attached to a first end, while a discharging port is attached at a second end. Additionally, sealed within t...
|6340058||Heat triggering fire suppressant device|
A fire suppressant device that may be rendered automatic by exposing the device to an elevated temperature. The preferred device comprises a canister housing with a uniform cross section throughout its length, and includes a piston member disposed for sli...
|6076610||Vehicular fire extinguishing device|
A vehicular fire extinguishing or suppressing device that includes a pressurized vessel that houses a flexible bladder and contains a fire extinguishing composition. A disk assembly blocks an axial bore between the vessel and its exit in order to retain t...
|5984016||Fire extinguisher for closed spaces|
A fire extinguisher for closed spaces comprising a pressure container having at least two chambers separated from each other by means of a displaceable wall, one of the chambers containing an extinguishant liquid and being provided with a release valve an...
|5845716||Method and apparatus for dispensing liquid with gas|
A method and apparatus for dispensing a liquid, such as a fire suppressing gent, with a gas wherein both the liquid and a combustible propellant for generating the gas are stored in separate sealed compartments at atmospheric pressure. The liquid is stored...
|5660236||Discharging fire and explosion suppressants|
A nozzle unit for discharging and atomizing a fire or explosion suppressant comprises a rigid-walled cylindrical container having a nozzle portion at one end with radially directed discharge orifices. A rupturable barrier normally blocks the nozzle portio...
|5582254||Pressure container, especially for a fire extinguishing agent|
A pressurized container consisting mainly of a protective flask, a lid, an elastic storage bag disposed within the flask, and a working bag disposed within the elastic storage bag. The elastic storage bag is filled with a predetermined amount of a desired...
|5063998||Fire extinguisher apparatus|
An automatically activated fire extinguishing apparatus mounted within a stove hood. The apparatus has a plastic bag liner enclosing a composition of fire extinguishing materials under pressure within a metal necked container. A pressure gauge housing hav...
|4889189||Fire suppressant mechanism and method for sizing same|
Disclosed is a fire extinguisher comprising a container separated into two compartments, one compartment containing pressurized gas and the other containing an extinguishant. The container has a valve to release the extinguishant, which is forced from the...
|4865761||Compositions and method for control and clean-up of hazardous acidic spills|
This invention relates to novel composition and methods for neutralization and solidification of hazardous acidic spills. A dry particulate composition of varying reaction grades of alkaline compounds and varying grades of absorptive materials may be used...
|4834187||Explosion suppression system|
An explosion suppression system wherein a photodetector (10), a capacitor circuit (12) and a detonator (14) provide an initiation signal to a dispersion tube (18). The dispersion tube includes a casing (20) having orifices (26), an inner tube (28) where t...