Original Press Release
Fenwal Introduces Firewolf Extinguisher For Explosion Protection Systems
Press release date: July 2, 2002
Ashland, MA --- Fenwal Safety Systems, the world's leading manufacturer of explosion protection systems, has introduced the Fenwal Firewolf(TM) extinguisher, a state-of-the-art actuation device used to discharge an explosion suppressant into a protected volume in milliseconds. The Fenwal Firewolf extinguisher uses an electromechanical operation and is designed to replace explosively-operated actuators in a variety of industrial applications including dust collectors, mills, dryers, and other process equipment.
The Fenwal Firewolf extinguisher has an impressive list of features including: redundant motor and actuation electronics for unsurpassed reliability; continuous electronic monitoring of extinguisher pressure; simple reset and recharge after actuation; and no requirement for periodic replacement of actuation components. It can also be functionally tested while in service and satisfies the OSHA lockout/tagout requirement for stored energy equipment.
The Fenwal Firewolf extinguisher is designed for use with a complete range of Fenwal pressure detectors and the innovative new Fenwal EX-200 control unit.
Fenwal Safety Systems engineers, manufacturers, installs and services all types of explosion suppression, isolation and venting systems. For more information, call 508-881-2000 or visit our website at www.fenwalprotection.com