I am from Kirkland Heritage Society in Kirkland, Wa. We have a fire grenade that is on loan from one of our board members. It is currently in a display case, but not secure. I.E. it can roll around and possibly break on other objects in the case if there is an earthquake or some one bumps into the case. What would be the best way to secure this item so that we can continue to display it? Is it safe to continue to display it?
Of course there is no way of absolutely securing it against all possible movement, especially something like an earthquake. However, craft stores have styrofoam rings in various diameters that might... more
The earliest grenade-type fire extinguishers were invented in the late 1800s were thrown at the flames. Made of clear or colored glass, these extinguishers usually have a fancy cut-glass, round... more