Who are we ? Established in 1990, Firepower is a company committed to supplying the latest proven concepts in fuel and oil conditioning technology. Firepower has since 1990 been servicing various industries all over the world, from Siberia to the South Pacific with the latest in fuel and oil conditioning technology. Our products are used in such applications as commercial freight vehicles, railways, power stations, industrial machinery and public transport. Our products are proven and tested in the harshest operating conditions.
<ul><li>To supply and develop world markets, Firepower has strategically positioned itself to manufacture and blend quality products that meet the customers challenges and demands </li></ul>Industry leaders <ul><li>By working closely with our appointed international distributors of Commercial, Industrial and Retail products, we develop successful marketing strategies and product lines that achieve real results. </li></ul>
Industry leaders <ul><li>Firepower leads the world in the development of solid and liquid super concentrates. </li></ul><ul><li>Our products have achieved international credibility for superior performance by improving fuel efficiency, greater equipment performance and reducing harmful exhaust emissions </li></ul>
<ul><li>“ It is the aim of the Firepower Group to provide technology that increases performance and economy, while reducing harmful exhaust emissions that are polluting our planet and poisoning the air we breathe” </li></ul>Mission Statement We guarantee it!
Our Products Firepower products provide effective solutions for fuel conditioning for any internal combustion engine. Our products are designed to achieve the following: <ul><li>Improved Fuel Efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>Reduced Emissions </li></ul><ul><li>Prevent engine component wear </li></ul><ul><li>Reduce maintenance costs </li></ul><ul><li>Increase engine component life </li></ul>
Pollution and Engine Performance <ul><li>Independent tests show for every 400 litres of diesel and petrol burned in a combustion engine produces an incredible: </li></ul><ul><li>3.2 kilos of sulphur </li></ul><ul><li>1 kilo of soot </li></ul><ul><li>1 kilo of resins and varnishes </li></ul><ul><li>Engine manufacturer Caterpillar say 90% of engine wear is caused by acid action, not friction. For every 10,000 miles of usage, engine performance is reduced by 1%. Recent data from the USA Road Transport Authority confirms for best results you need to treat the fuel and oil system in an engine. </li></ul>
This is a simplified diagram of a fuel injection system. All fuel contains hydrocarbons, sulphur and water. When these elements are mixed together in the fuel tank and you add heat, they form H2SO4 which is sulphuric acid. As mentioned on our previous slide, 90% of engine wear is caused by acid build-up. As a bi-product of H2SO4, gum, lacquer and varnishes accumulate in the fuel system. We would liken that, in our body, to cholesterol in the arteries.
During the combustion process, these elements are burnt and form carbon deposits in the combustion chamber. This carbon also blocks fuel injectors, resulting in a loss of engine power and fuel efficiency. Our fuel conditioning products work by surrounding the sulphur molecule and emulsifying the water to prevent them mixing together. This way we prevent the formation of sulphuric acid. We will simulate this in a demonstration shortly. carbon deposits
All of our fuel conditioning products contain an effective combustion catalyst . Scientific tests have proven that our products speed up the fuel burn by 25-30% , and can provide combustion efficiency of up to 90%. This can be proven scientifically with emissions tests. Hydrocarbon emissions come about by unburned fuel. After an engine is treated of our products, the hydrocarbon emissions are substantially reduced. Carbon monoxide emissions are brought about by incomplete combustion. Once again, these are reduced after usage of our products. Our company offers a money-back guarantee that we will reduce emissions.
We now invite you to look at our test tube demonstration that shows how contaminants form in the fuel system, and how our products provide a solution to this problem. Here we have 2 clean test tubes, into these test tubes we will now add equal amounts of diesel fuel.
Now we will add concentrated sulphur acid to the test tube on the left, this ages the fuel and simulates conditions in the fuel system
We will now place stoppers into the end of each of the test tubes and shake them to simulate the contamination of a fuel system. We will know place stoppers into the end of each of the test tube and shake it and roll it. Within a few seconds you will notice the formation of Gum, lacquer and varnish forming on the side of the test tubes. This is how you system becomes blocked and your vehicle loses power. Just like cholesterol in your body. This is also unburned fuel, fuel that you have paid for and not used.
Now we will introduce Firepower to the test tube on the right and shake. Acid is now added in the same treat rate as the test tube on the left. As you can now see, the test tube on the right is clear of the build up and has neutralised the acid. Treated Fuel Untreated Fuel
If we now add heat to the test tube, you will notice that the untreated test tube turns black, forming carbon, and the treated one stays totally clean. This is exactly what happens in your engine
We clean the engine and fuel system and once we clean it we guarantee it stays clean. This means better fuel efficiency, reduced emissions and reduced maintenance costs Treated Fuel Untreated Fuel
Our Products The following slides are an overview of some of our products and the solutions and benefits that they offer.
Firepower FP 4000 Firepower FP 4000 is designed specifically to treat problems that are inherent in diesel fuel and fuel storage. These problems include water contamination in fuel tanks and the formation of deposits in the fuel system of an engine. Diesel fuel is unique in that it is hydroscopic , meaning it forms water through condensation in storage. This combination of water and diesel provides an ideal environment for bacteria to form. This bacterial algae contaminates the fuel and clogs filters, injectors and causes poor performance and black smoke during combustion.
Water Contamination in Diesel Fuel <ul><li>An engine running on diesel contaminated with water and bacteria will experience the following: </li></ul><ul><li>Poor performance </li></ul><ul><li>Poor fuel economy </li></ul><ul><li>Hard Starting </li></ul><ul><li>Rough Idling </li></ul><ul><li>Excessive Smoke Pollution </li></ul>Firepower FP 4000 works by emulsifying the water, starving the bacteria of its environment in which it grows. This water is passed harmlessly through to the combustion chamber. Firepower FP 4000 also stops bacteria from reforming, and increases fuel storage life.
Firepower FP 4000 contains active ingredients that remove harmful deposits from the fuel delivery system . FP 4000 neutralizes acid, cleans varnish/sludge from fuel tanks and lines . Firepower FP 4000 will also extend fuel filter life as shown below Firepower FP 4000 is hydrocarbon based, and contain s no harmful chemical ingredients or toxic additives . Cleaning the Fuel Delivery System Untreated Fuel Treated Fuel
<ul><li>An engine treated with Firepower FP 4000 will experience the following: </li></ul><ul><li>Increased Power </li></ul><ul><li>Reduced Emissions </li></ul><ul><li>Improved Fuel Economy </li></ul><ul><li>Extended Fuel Filter life </li></ul><ul><li>Reduced Engine Maintenance </li></ul><ul><li>Extended Fuel Injector Life </li></ul>
Fuel savings from Russian Railways – June 2000 onwards Annual Fuel Consumption: 1,113,840,000 litres Annual Maintenance Savings: $15,077,304 Annual FP 4000 Requirement (Drums): 1,411 Litres of Fuel saved by using FP 4000: 57,574,782 Cost of FP 4000: 6,773,504 NET COST BENEFIT BY USING FP 4000: $23,273,243
Firepower Bunker Fuel Conditioner <ul><li>Firepower Bunker Fuel Conditioner is a blend of petroleum conditioners formulated to achieve the following: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>I mprove d fuel stability </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Improved Fuel Economy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lower carbon formations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Control water contamination </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Dramatically improves the burning of waste oil </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>G reatly decrease exhaust emission s </li></ul></ul>
Bunker fuel exhibits some very unique characteristic s as it is a lesser refined product than petrol or diesel . Generally it is high in sulphur, contains paraffin, abrasive impurities such as corrosive ash and abrasive salts and other insoluble residues. A high percentage of water is present with the fuel in storage and thus acid formation occurs quite readily. <ul><li>An engine running on low grade bunker will experience the following: </li></ul><ul><li>Poor Fuel Economy </li></ul><ul><li>Excessive Pollution </li></ul><ul><li>Excessive Engine Wear </li></ul><ul><li>Increased Maintenance Costs </li></ul>Firepower Bunker Fuel Conditioner
The Solution Firepower Bunker Fuel Conditioner has been formulated for optimum water and bacteria control . Firepower Bunker Fuel Conditioner disperses this water into the fuel slowly, removing the environment for the bacteria to live in, and allows the water to be burned off. When this is accomplished bacteria cannot reproduce and the associated problems are eliminated. Acid formation is dramatically reduced as are the other various poisonous gases resulting in reduced exhaust emissions.
<ul><li>Firepower Bunker Fuel Conditioner contains inhibitors to prevent the formation of deposits in the fuel storage system. Fuel filter life is extended after the initial cleanup has occurred. </li></ul><ul><li>Firepower Bunker Fuel Conditioner will: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>C lean and maintain the fuel system </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>C ontrol corrosion and deposits </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>P rovide lubrication for the moving parts in the fuel system </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reduce Maintenance Costs </li></ul></ul>
The Firepower fuel pill is a revolutionary product with multiple benefits for all types of vehicles, petrol and diesel. The Firepower pill can increase performance, drive ability and fuel economy while preventing engine knock , pinging and valve recession What is it?
How does it work ? The Firepower Pill is a catalyst that speeds up the combustion process in your engine.
When the fuel is burned in the combustion chamber not all of the fuel is used and a proportion goes out the exhaust as poisonous emissions. This is fuel that you have paid for and not used
- light - medium - heavy Fuel used in everyday vehicles consists of molecules of different densities: light, medium and heavy elements. The Firepower pill works by burning more of the heavier elements of your fuel, increasing power and fuel economy
By providing a more efficient combustion process, you will get: <ul><li>more power </li></ul><ul><li>reduced exhaust emissions </li></ul><ul><li>better fuel economy </li></ul>
There are many brands of engine and fuel treatment products available on the market. Most are specifically designed to treat one problem area only. The Firepower pill, with its high tech formulation, performs many tasks on its own. As a consequence, the cost of treatment is far less than having to buy four or more separate products. The Firepower pill performs each of these treatments to a very high quality standard How is it different to other products? Octane booster Injector cleaner Smoke inhibitor Lead replacement 4 products in 1!
Proof Internationally recognized test results include: “ treated fuel burns 25 - 30% faster which results in increased economy and additional power with significantly reduced emissions ” - Dr. Roy Douglas, Queens University, Belfast “ 65.66% reduction in hydrocarbon emissions, 31.53% reduction in carbon monoxide emissions” – E.P.A. Certified Testing Laboratory U.S.A. “ confirmed 30.66% fuel saving…” – Inchcape Testing Laboratory, The Philippines “ treated fuel delivered 15.93% fuel economy…” – Labtest Hong Kong “ fuel saving 11.51% average…” King Mongklit University, Thailand
Evaluation Testing Conducted by Nissan Service and Technical Centre, Makati City, Manila
Evaluation Testing Conducted by Nissan Service and Technical Centre, Makati City, Manila
“ The evaluation of the product was conducted last November 1999 and has shown a remarkable improvement in fuel economy and reduction of emission levels. Engine power is 20% average improvement …”
Firepower Pills can be used in any vehicle with any engine configuration. The Firepower pill is fully compatible with Leaded Petrol, Unleaded Petrol, or Diesel fuel. Is it suitable for my vehicle?
Simple. Add 1 Firepower pill every time you fill your tank for maximum absorption into your fuel. 1 pill treats up to 60 litres of fuel How do I use it?
What is it? A system that safely and effectively removes contaminants from the oil system in an engine. The Firepower system cleans an engine more thoroughly than previously possible, thanks to new technology from Firepower. For use in both Petrol and Diesel Engines
How your Engine Oil is Affected Research has shown that an estimated 10% of the polluted oil remains in the engine after the oil is drained. This oil includes wear metals and contaminants that damage your engine and reduce performance Diesel and petrol fuel contains elements such as sulphur that cause engine wear by contaminating engine oil, which reduces the effectiveness of the lubrication system. The Firepower engine flushing system effectively solves problems caused by contaminated oil in petrol and diesel engines.
<ul><li>A Firepower System Engine Flush will : </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Improved performance </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Improve fuel economy </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Smoother running </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Remove wear metal </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Prolong the life of your engine </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Reduce the exhaust pollution </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Save maintenance costs </li></ul></ul></ul>
The Flush Cycle cleans all parts of the engine that are lubricated with oil, including the sump, bearings and hydraulic lifters. The Flush Cycle
The Flush Cycle This is a 2 step process incorporating a kinetic cycle and a static cycle. The kinetic cycle uses a strong detergent that thoroughly cleans the oil system while the engine is running. This is unique to our machine, and ensures the best possible result. The static cycle then neutralizes the cleaning agents and dispersants used in the kinetic cycle, leaving the engine in like new condition.
Flush Oil Our unique flushing fluids are manufactured to ISO 9002 standards by Shell , guaranteeing the best possible results from the Firepower flushing system.
The Firepower Flushing System can be applied to: <ul><li>Cars </li></ul><ul><li>Trucks </li></ul><ul><li>Marine Vehicles </li></ul><ul><li>Industrial Machinery </li></ul><ul><li>Power Generators </li></ul><ul><li>Most Combustion Engines! </li></ul>
The Firepower Purge Machine The Firepower Purge Machine is designed specifically to remove harmful deposits from the engine’s fuel delivery system. By using our unique purge fluid, we are able to dissolve harmful power robbing contaminants and deposits from the vehicles fuel system, including the throttle body, fuel rail, injectors, valves and pistons, and carburetors.
<ul><li>Removes carbon deposits from the combustion chambers </li></ul><ul><li>R emove s the build up of contamina n ts, gums and varnishes from the fuel delivery system </li></ul><ul><li>Cleans and unblocks fuel injectors </li></ul>The Purge Cycle
<ul><li>Better Performance </li></ul><ul><li>Faster and Smoother Acceleration </li></ul><ul><li>Improved Fuel Economy </li></ul><ul><li>Smoother Idling </li></ul><ul><li>Prolonged Engine Life </li></ul><ul><li>Dramatic Reduction in Exhaust Pollution </li></ul><ul><li>Easier Starting </li></ul><ul><li>Increased Power </li></ul>A Firepower System Engine Purge will give you:
Firepower assistance in preparation for deployment of armored personnel carrier vehicles by New Zealand Army in East Timor: Standards, Quality and Engineering Authority 1999
Customer T.P.S Firepower Pty Ltd Shell Check Report Number: S 14590 ID Code: 4499 Date Sampled 5/08/99 Equipment Make and Model: Detroit Diesel Drawn From: Crankcase Oil Grade: Static Flush Static Kinetic Eng Oil ShellCheck Number: 14590 14589 14588 Hr/km since new/rebuild : not given not given not given Hr/km on this change: not given not given not given Top-up oil (litres): not given not given not given Viscosity @ 100 C: 3.0 6.9 13.1 Water (%) <0.1 <0.1 0.2 Total Base No, (mg KOH/g): 5.0 9.8 9.7 Colour : black black black Soot(%) <0.1 <0.1 0.1 Oxidation Index 1.2 2.0 3.5 Nitration Index: <0.1 <0.1 <0.1 Wear Metals (ppm): Copper <1 1 6 Lead: <1 <1 3 Iron 1 16 85 Sodium <10 <10 <10 Chromium <1 2 4 Aluminium <10 <10 <10 Silicon <10 <10 <10 Tin <1 <1 <1 Zinc 292 998 1184 NZ Army Test Report Post Flush Oil Analysis
Firepower Alpine is designed to eliminate problems associated with diesel fuel in cold climates. <ul><li>Prevents Diesel from freezing </li></ul><ul><li>Helps stop ping, knock and hesitation </li></ul><ul><li>Improved combustion efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>Improves power and responsiveness </li></ul><ul><li>Clean injectors </li></ul><ul><li>Reduces harmful exhaust emissions </li></ul>Firepower Alpine
Diesel fuel contains paraffin wax, which is present as a result of the refining process. When the air temperature drops to approximately 3 degrees Celsius or less, the wax molecules bond together to restrict and in severe cases stop the fuel from flowing altogether. An engine with fuel in this condition will experience the following problems: <ul><li>May fail to start </li></ul><ul><li>Will experience Severe hesitation </li></ul><ul><li>Rough engine idling </li></ul><ul><li>Produce excessive smoke </li></ul><ul><li>Poor fuel economy </li></ul>The Problem
Alpine works by stopping the wax molecules from binding together to restrict the fuel flow. Alpine also contains cleaning agents that will help to do the following: <ul><li>Neutralize acids in aged or high sulfur fuel </li></ul><ul><li>Dispense moisture in fuel and fuel lines </li></ul><ul><li>Prevent fuel system deposits </li></ul>The Solution
In no way is it possible for any of our products to damage even the most expensive engines on the market. For peace of mind, a US$10 million insurance policy is in place for any single claim proving engine damage to be caused by this product ISO 9002 Certified Our Guarantee