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Old 06-23-2011, 08:34 AM   #7
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RE: Fire Suppression

GonzoF1 wrote:And diesel fuel, outside of a high-compression environment, can't burn. Can it?
*Diesel needs to be at 144* F (Flash Point)*to "Flash" but an open flame will ignite it with no trouble.* Gasoline has a flash point of -40* F so can ignite with a mere spark. Interesting enough is that Bio-diesel has a flash point of 266* F, way higher than regular diesel.
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