Extinguish Fires Without Extinguishing Your Electronics

HalGuard's slick-looking fire extinguishers were originally developed for auto-racing. The "clean", electrically non-conductive cleaning agent they use, called Halotron 1, is perfect for not destroying wiring and electronics. It quickly transforms into a gas, leaving no icky residue after use. » 11/08/10 11:00pm 11/08/10 11:00pm

Capsule Fire Extinguisher Concept Arms You With Flame-Tamping Grenades

This rugged fire-extinguisher concept contains both an oxygen supply to help you breathe and exploding powder pellets that you roll, grenade-like, into a fire to put it out at a distance. We're slightly worried at the idea of having an oxygen tank near lots of flames, but hey ho, it's great that designer Woo Seok Park… » 1/28/08 8:50am 1/28/08 8:50am

Jet-powered Fire Extinguisher Douses Fires in Seconds

A team of Hungarian engineers have created the ultimate fire extinguisher. They've removed the gun turrets from an old Russian tank, replaced them with 2 turbines from a MiG-21 fighter jet, and injected the whole thing with gallons of water. The result is the first ever jet-powered fire extinguisher. Though it'd be… » 11/17/06 11:45am 11/17/06 11:45am

Normal Person's Lighter, Pyro's Fire Extinguisher

If only this were full-sized, it would make for the best pranks.
"John, toss me the extinguisher!"
"Don't be a hero."
"I wasn't put on this earth to sit in a cubicle all day...tell my kids I love them."
"Don't!"
"I need to - get the hell out of here while you still can."
"Ok, here's the extinguisher...good luck in… » 9/17/06 1:20pm 9/17/06 1:20pm