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post #1 of 15 (permalink) Old 09-18-2012, 03:47 AM Thread Starter
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Cool fire extinguishers

how many of you members carry fire Extinguishers on your prowlers.

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post #2 of 15 (permalink) Old 09-18-2012, 05:09 AM
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Probably would be a good idea with the way the exhaust gets cherry hot..and the occasional I forgot my e-brake on..


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About 30% of my friends do. I think it's a very good idea. It's your only defense for any type of fires.

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Absoultley and a paramedic's medical kit.
(Industrial Fire Fighter and a Emergency Medical Responder)
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I have one on the roll cage

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some states require one on board if riding in National or state forests ... also some require a water carring devise aka a bucket [I carry a oilskin foldable one doubles as a watering bucket for my dog] .. also a shovel and ax .... check your states requirements or suffer the consequences of a rookie ranger who has no humor lol

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bolted to the center hump of my floorboard, watched a rhino go up in flames 2 years ago and have been carrying one ever since
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post #8 of 15 (permalink) Old 09-18-2012, 03:33 PM
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Great idea, another thing to add. Watched a brand new sled burn down a few yrs. back when a fuel line came off. Less then 75 miles on it. All we could do was throw snow or wish we had hot dogs.
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post #9 of 15 (permalink) Old 02-10-2013, 07:52 AM Thread Starter
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Thumbs up Repeat:Fire Extinguishers

I know this has been brought up before,I was reading a old post flying121 had.AGAIN how many members have fire Extinguishers on there buggys,its not only for your your buggy It could be needed for your passenger in case he cant get out.since I have been on these forums I have seen several utv fires.I also believe a first aid kit is needed,which I also carry,two summers ago had a rear bladder blow,could not even see prowler from the smoke.very lucky no fire.didn't have fire protection either.THE OLDER WE GET THE SMARTER WE NEED TO THINK.

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post #10 of 15 (permalink) Old 02-10-2013, 08:01 AM
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I think the brp commander should come standard with one because they are bad for catching on fire. They are so bad they have been recalled for it. I personal don't have one but I will get one this year for the summer. The wild cat is pretty easy to clean out around the exhaust. I don't do much swamp running anymore.

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