fireguard


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a narrow field that has been cleared to check the spread of a prairie fire or forest fire

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a metal screen before an open fire for protection (especially against flying sparks)

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Pat, who lives in Birkby, is the frontman of local band Kava Kava, creator of the Chocolate Fireguard record label and the inspiration behind the Timeless Festival and the Timeless Music Project.
We had to get two fireguards in my living room and double them up to try and stop him," Cheri said.
By incorporating into Fireguard FG 910B01, a plasticiser that is based on a naturally occurring renewable resource rather than on petrochemicals, Teknor Apex has made a significant reduction of the carbon footprint in comparison with standard flexible PVC compounds," Patel commented.
But the casualties could have been much higher if not for Won-Door's FireGuard horizontal sliding fire door.
I use the term "shelter" loosely, because they are about as useful as a chocolate fireguard when it comes to protecting passengers from the elements.
In Monday's wind and rain it was as much use as a chocolate fireguard.
As a result, design law can, if not properly applied, end up being about as much use as a chocolate fireguard, says lain Colville.
A suitable fireguard is recommended for all open fires for the protection of the young, infirm, elderly and pets.
As the plane captain supervised the refueling evolution, everything seemed to be OK until about five minutes into the event--that's when the fireguard noticed fuel streaming from the fuel-dump tube.
He'd have been as much use as a chocolate fireguard if he'd stayed with his wife at that stage.
Fireguard from JCC Lighting is a fire rated range of recessed downlights that addresses not only the stringent building regulations for maintaining the integrity of fire ceilings, but also the latest air/moisture barrier and acoustic attenuation directives.
The additional above-ground, Fireguard fuel storage tanks were added to handle the increased traffic to the FBO.
They were dressed in full fire ensemble: Morning Pride[R] pants and jacket, Fireguard Crosstech[R] gloves, a Nomex[R] hood, a helmet, a facemask and a self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).
The new version of Fireguard LSZH from Teknor Apex Co.
The Fireguard immediately charged the fire extinguisher and monitored the JFS, to see if the JFS could extinguish the fire on its own power.