The MAGFIX Fire Extinguisher Pattress and Bracket are simple to install on to almost any surface. The following instructions are for installation on to metal surfaces such as steel walls and girders. The same pattress can be used for stone and masonry walls by using the screw fixings. Please read all instructions and warnings before installing the MAGFIX pattress.
Please download the full installation guide and safety instructions before installing a MAGFIX pattress here.
Remove all dirt and grease from mounting surface using methylated spirit with a clean cloth, or alcohol wipes.
Safety note: The mounting surface must be flat for the entire area covered by the magnetic surface.
Attach the appropriate mounting bracket to the studs (using the nuts and washers supplied) and align the bracket square to the vertical (see below).
Measure 1.1 metres from the ground and make a mark on the girder or steel wall, this will give a maximum handle height of 1.0 metre when fitted.
As per BS5306-8;2012
Line up the top of the plate with the mark (As shown) to allow a level assembly. Use the hook as an aid to lowering the plate as shown.
Once you are satisfied the plate is level pivot the plate downwards to meet the surface fully.
WARNING!! the magnet is very powerful keep fingers away from the edge.
You will note that both neck mounted and bottle mounted line up with each other if installed correctly.
Extinguisher: Size / types
NOT FOR USE WITH 1kg or 2kg ABC powder
Please read the installation guide and all warnings before installing MAGFIX.
N.B. Magfix will not accept any claims or liabilities for the product failure or damage due to any incorrect fitting of this product or failure to adhere to these health & safety and fitting instructions.