- Extinguishing Agents
- JET-X 2 3/4% High-Expansion Foam Concentrate, 5 gallon (19 liter) pail
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Rockwood Jet-X foam concentrate is a synthetic-based formulation comprised of hydrocarbon surfactants, solvents and stabilizers for use with medium and high-expansion foam generators. This concentrate can be used to produce foam with an expansion ratios ranging from 50:1 to 1000:1 depending upon the type of generator and operating pressure. It can be proportioned with fresh, salt, or hard water.
This material is a tremendously flexible firefighting agent and can be used in fighting Class A, Class B and LNG (liquified natural gas) fires both indoors and outdoors. It is used only with air aspirating foam discharge devices except when used as a wetting agent on Class A fuels.
When used with high expansion generators, Jet-X foam concentrate is capable of totally flooding large rooms and enclosures, allowing it to effective extinguish horizontal and vertical (3-dimensional) fires. High expansion foam is also effective in reducing vapor concentrations downwind from unignited LNG and other hazardous low-boiling point gaseous products such as ammonia. This material can be use with foam-compatible dry chemical agents without regard to the order of application, however, rapid destruction of the foam mass can be caused by certain dry chemical agents such as those with a monoammonium phosphate base.
The Ansul part # for this product is 420008; full performance and technical specifications are available in the Ansul data sheet for this product. The Safety Data Sheet is also available.
Shipping: The shipping weight of these pails is 45 pounds (20.4 kg) and Ansul normally ships 24 pails 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.
This item is also available 55-gallon drums (item # 50019) as well as 265 gallon totes (item # 50059).