|Document ID (ISN)||63493|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0006-9094 - Brandschutz
|Convention or series no.
||Fires caused by acetylene gas cylinders
||Brńnde von Acetylen-Gasflaschen [in German]|
||Oct. 1993, Vol.47, No.10, p.703-708. Illus. 14 ref.
||Five fires and explosions caused by acetylene generators or acetylene gas cylinders and the action taken by the fire fighters are outlined. Further experiments are needed to determine the fire behaviour of acetylene gas cylinders, the best use of explosion venting and the most relevant extinguishing agents.
||compressed gases; fire fighting; fire behaviour; explosions; gas cylinders; acetylene generators; acetylene
||unfired pressure vessels; fire services; accident descriptions; fire; gas welding and cutting; case study
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Austria|
||Pressure vessels and systems
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
Aliphatic and alicyclic hydrocarbons
Compressed gases and pressure vessels