Originally Posted by ssobol
Because there is no residue, if a halon system discharges when no one is around it may take some time before you realize it is empty (like the next time the bottles are inspected). Meanwhile you are unprotected.
I get my system inspected and approve by a certified inspector once a year.
All I want/need is a fire blanket for the galley area. Yes, I do have an over sized fire extinguisher in each of the compartments and 2 at the helm.