U.S. Foam Technologies Class A Firefighting Foam Concentrate 5-Gallon Container (compatible with our Fire Hose Systems)
First Strike Class A
Class A FoamFirst Strike is a synthetic firefighting foam designed for Class A applications which include structural fires, forest and wild land fires, landfill fires and tire fires. The chemical balance in First Strike reduces the surface tension of water, which increases the penetrating and wetting abilities of the water and making the water supply five times more effective than untreated water. First Strike superior foaming ability provides firefighters protection from exposure to fire and the ability to lay down fire breaks in wild land fire situations. First Strike is biodegradable, non-toxic, non-corrosive nor harmful to the environment.
Recommended Application Rates:
Structural Attack (Non-aspirated handling nozzle): 0.5%
Wild land Attack (Aspirated handling nozzle): 0.3%
CAFS (Compressed Air Foam System): 0.1%-0.3%
Aerial Attack (Fixed or Rotary Wing Systems- Bambi Bucket)- 0.3%-0.6% (These ratios are recommended only, because rates will vary depending on quality of foam blanket desired.)
Proportioning Ratio: 0.1%-1%
Specific Gravity: 1.03
Shipping Specifications: 5 gal. (19 Liters.)
Storage Temperature: 32F-122F
Shelf Life: If properly maintained in the approved container and stored within the recommended range, then a shelf life of 25 years can be expected. If freezing occurs, thawing will make the product completely serviceable.
The product DOES NOT contain any reportable agents under SARA TITLE III SECTION 31.
This product meets NFPA 1150 requirements.