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Below are the available bulk discount rates for each individual item when you purchase a certain amount
- Buy 12 - 23 and get 2% off
- Buy 24 or above and get 5% off
May 12, 2022 - We are expecting another (partial?) shipment from Ansul approximately May 24. If we do not get enough to fill all outstanding orders, we will try to spread the wealth over current open orders. Watch this page for updates. NOTE: This product had been previously unavailable for months following a trivial formulation change that triggered the need for a UL-recertification in addition to a shortage of one of the raw materials.
Ansul Met-L-X Class D fire extinguishing agent may be used on sodium, potassium, sodium-potassium alloy (NaK), and magnesium fires. In addition, it will control and sometimes extinguish small fires on zirconium and titanium. Met-L-X can be discharged through hose lines and is available in hand-portable, stationary and piped system exinguishers ranging from 30 to 200 pounds. For small quantities, many people apply this agent with a scoop or shovel, but for larger quantities we suggest an actual extinguisher to give you stand-off fire fighting ability; see below for details. The 50 lb pail is Ansul part number Ansul part number 9328.
This dry powder extinguishing agent is composed of a salt base plus a polymer for sealing, and other additives to render it free-flowing and cause heat caking (or crusting) that denies the burning material oxygen. Met-L-X is listed by Underwriters Laboratories for use on sodium, potassium, sodium-potassium, and magnesium alloys and will also work on aluminum fires. The listing includes scoop application, 30 pound hand-portable, 150 pound and 350 pound wheeled, and stationary extinguishers.
The shipping weight of this item is 54 pounds (24.5 kg) and there are 36 containers per pallet. Given the heavy weight, a fixed shipping charge of $20 per container will be applied to your order at checkout which is valid only for ground shipment within the lower 48 US states. If you need rush delivery or delivery outside this area, you can contact us before ordering, otherwise, we will contact you with the actual freight costs before processing your order.
Downloads available: Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for Met-L-X.
For Class D agent for Amerex and Badger extinguishers, see item # 09530.