AFT Backpack 12/01

The combination of the superior water mist & CAFS extinguishing technology and an ultralight Carbon fibre cylinder has allowed the AFT 12/01 to be one of the most effective backpack systems for fire rescue services around the world.

The AFT 12/01 allows significant reductions in response time because of it light weight, better accessibility and efficient firefighting thus helping controlling small to medium fires. The unique design of the system allows it to be used with all types of breathing apparatus systems. 

– Manufactured to the highest German engineering standards

– Smoke scrubbing

– Dual extinguishing effect (cooling / Blanketing)

– Can be adjusted to reach 23 m lancing distance


Extinguishing agent tank
Filling capacity (EN3)
12 litres
Ultra light carbon and aramid fibre
Working pressure
8.5 bar
Propellant gas bottle
Compressed air
Pressure cylinder
Filling pressure: 300 bar, Volume: 2 litres, Valve connection: G5/8 interior
Technical Parameters
Operating time
Approx. 32 sec.
Flow rate
24 litres/min
Operating temperature
Tmin +5°C; Tmax +60°C
Carrying device
Ergonomically shaped backpack
Extinguishing gun
Changeover time
Approx. 2 sec. (jet to spray mode)
Lancing distance
Approx. 16 – 18 m jet mode, Approx. 6 – 7 m spray mode
Electrical Fires
up to 1000 V / 3 m distance
Ratings (extinguishing performance)
A Fire Class
55 A (as per EN3)
B Fire Class
233 B (as per EN3), IIB (EN 1866) (e.g.: with exting. agent Moussel C)
Weight empty (without air bottle)
Approx. 10 kg
Dimensions (LxWxH)
Approx. 245 x 360 x 630 mm
DIN EN 3, GS, TÜV, ISO 9001 (manufacturer)*
Electrical Nozzle
up to 35 kV/1m distance (no jet mode)

* Country and sector-specific regulations have higher priority. If you have any questions, please contact AFT GmbH.