Small Bus Fire Suppression System

School Bus Systems: Amerex School Bus Systems are designed specifically for use on front engine vehicles such as Type A, B, and C buses.

Product Specifications


  • Para-transit vehicles
  • Medical fire and rescue vehicles
  • Armored transit vehicles
  • Parcel delivery vehicles
  • Rental transport vehicles
  • Shuttle mini buses and vans
  • Vending delivery vehicles
  • Cutaway vans
  • Other front engine vehicle applications


  • Provides low cost fire detection and suppression for front end vehicles
  • Supervised circuitry with zoned LED alarm circuitry
  • Provides fire suppression capabilities from -40°F to +150°F
  • Non-rechargeable cylinder (discard after any use)
  • One-year warranty on all components
  • Latching-zoned alarm indication
  • Push-to-test function


Components may vary depending on vehicle.

  • Charged cylinder
  • Cylinder bracket
  • Nozzle/Detector bracket
  • Pre-cut hose
  • Fire control panel
  • Display panel
  • Communication cable
  • Heat detectors
  • Nozzles
  • Mounting hardware


  • One-hour battery backup using a standard 9V battery
  • Audible trouble and fire alarm
  • Vibration resistant detection design
  • Two heat detectors and two nozzles
  • Rapid response heat detection
  • Rugged, compact design
  • Uses existing Amerex linear actuator
  • 10VDC to 30VDC operating voltage
  • Internal relay for engine shutdown
  • Low power consumption (60 ma)
  • 13.2 lbs. (6 kg) of ABC dry chemical powder