Patent Number: 8,573,318

Title: Fire extinguisher nozzle

Abstract: An extinguisher for minimizing fires includes a container for holding an extinguishing fluid, a propellant disposed within the container for expelling the fluid from the container if desired, and a nozzle for directing the fluid towards a fire. The nozzle has an input for receiving the fluid from the container and an outlet for directing the fluid towards the fire. The nozzle includes an expansion chamber disposed between the input and the outlet of the nozzle. The nozzle outlet has a restrictor for restricting flow of the fluid from the expansion chamber.

Inventors: Novero; Guillaume Pierre (Garches, FR)

Assignee: Kidde Technologies, Inc.

International Classification: A62C 31/02 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017