Elide Ball

Here’s another look at the amazing Elide Fire Ball, a 1.5 kg object that can be thrown into an inferno to almost instantly extinguish it. This device emits a loud alarm when it is activated, before releasing human and environmentally safe chemicals. Reportedly, no inspections are needed within a 5-year time frame, and the product protects against A, B, C, and E class fires. Continue reading for another video and more information.

“The Elide Fire Ball company legitimizes the incredible innovation by pointing out that panic can be a spreading fire’s best friend. Fumbling to use extinguishers or fleeing the scene are understandable reactions to sudden flames, yet neither are much concern when you have one of their magical products around. By mounting the ball in kitchens or near circuit breakers, fire places, or overburden electrical outlets everyone is safe from engulfing flames by the product’s automatic 3-second explosion response,” reports Inhabitat.