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All vessels, including PWCs, are required to have a Type B fire extinguisher on board if the vessel is equipped with any device which consumes a petroleum product (for example, engines, lanterns, stoves, etc.).

Approved types of fire extinguishers are identified by the following marking on the label—“Marine Type USCG Approved”—followed by the type and size symbols and the approval number.