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Old November 2nd, 2017, 22:31
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Fire Extinguisher with a plastic handle? Recall time!

Fire extinguishers are one of those details you should have before going on a run, and they are a generally good idea. They aren't much good if they don't work though.

Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall:

The one in my XJ has a metal handle, but both of the ones in my kitchen have plastic handles and are on the recall list.
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Old December 19th, 2017, 07:32
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Re: Fire Extinguisher with a plastic handle? Recall time!

Man, I heard about this. What a mess.
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Old December 23rd, 2017, 20:57
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Re: Fire Extinguisher with a plastic handle? Recall time!

Hmm, that might be the one that popped on my uncle as we were heading up the mountain via 2N02. Made a mess of his CJ6!
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Old January 11th, 2018, 19:29
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Re: Fire Extinguisher with a plastic handle? Recall time!

I had two of these, 1 was on the recall list. I got my new one in today, looks like one of their marine versions with a lot more metal components.
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