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#30 - What is a Surface Mounted Fire Extinguisher Cabinet?

Posted by Jason Hugo on 11/21/2013 to Fire Extinguishers

Answer: Surface mounted fire extinguisher cabinets are mounted directly on top of the wall surface. They are particularly well adapted to areas where there are other structures such as work benches or floor cabinets that may create a longer reach for users, and also work well in dead-end areas such as the end of a hallway. They are available in both metal and high-strength plastic construction, and in different finishes.

Unlike a semi-recessed fire extinguisher cabinet or recessed fire extinguisher cabinet, surface mount units do not require modification of existing wall structure. Where allowed by local fire codes, they are a good choice for retrofitting an area that requires portable fire protection.

More information about surface mount fire extinguisher cabinets: 

Surface mounted fire extinguisher cabinets typically require a mounting bracket and are offered in various sizes that will accommodate 5, 10 and 20-lb. extinguishers. When cost is a factor, models are available in an injection-molded, high-strength, heat-resistant polystyrene plastic configuration.

Here at QRFS, we offer three different surface mount fire extinguisher cabinet models: Elite Series, Classic Series, and Plastic Series.

Surface Mounted Fire Extinguisher CabinetElite Series Surface Mount Fire Extinguisher Cabinets

  • Elite Series Surface Mounted Fire Extinguisher Cabinet
  • 5 lb., 10 lb., and 20 lb. Extinguisher Sizes Available
  • No Sharp Edges with Radius Corners!
Classic Series Surface Mount CabinetsClassic Series Recessed Fire Extinguisher Cabinets

  • Surface Mounted in White or Red
  • Complete with Breaker Bar, Safety Locks, Acrylic, and Break Glass Decal
  • 5 lb, 10 lb, or 20 lb Models Available
Sonoma Series Semi Recessed Extinguisher CabinetPlastic Surface Mounted Fire Extinguisher Cabinet

  • Injection Molded!
  • Made in the USA
  • UV and Dent Resistant!

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