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Use this chart to determine the type and quantity of fire extinguishers required for your vessel.

Length of Vessel Without Fixed System With Fixed System *
Less than 26 feet one B-I none
26 feet to less
than 40 feet
two B-I or one B-II one B-I
40 feet to less
than 65 feet
three B-I or one B-II and one B-I two B-I or one B-II
* refers to a permanently installed fire extinguisher system