Auto-Out Microwave Specs

Product Name: Auto-Out® Microwave
Model: AOM

Product Highlights

  • Fire-suppressant device for cooktops with microwaves

  • 24-7 protection

  • 6 year product lifetime (one-time use only)

  • Affordable, helps keeps residents away from harm

  • Laboratory tested, environmentally-friendly fire-suppressant powder


  • Residential cooktops with over-the-range microwaves

  • One set of two will cover a standard four-burner cooktop (one for the left burners and one for the right burners)

Height Requirements

  • 15-27 inches between cooktop and bottom of microwave

  • Minimum of 9.5 inches measuring from center of Left unit to center of Right unit after installed

Dimensions & Weight: One Unit

  • Weight: 1.3 lbs (without bracket)

  • Height with Quick-Connect bracket: 3½”

  • Height without Quick-Connect bracket: 2 ¾”

  • Length:11”

  • Width: 3 ”

Installation Method

  • Quick-Connect bracket – attaches to underside of microwave

  • Wall-Mount bracket alternative – attaches to wall behind microwave

Track Record
Proven technology

Intended Use
Small cooktop fires, including grease fires

Tested by Southwest Research Institute® (SWRI®), a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL)
Suppression agent subject to test standards for “Dry Chemical Fire Extinguishers”Product Life Six years from the date of manufacture

Activation Method
Actuated by the flames of the fire (Neither smoke, steam, nor heat will actuate the device)

Primary Suppression Agent  
Siliconized dry chemical powder (sodium bicarbonate base) subject to test standards for “Dry Chemical Fire Extinguishers”

Dispersal Method
Non pressurized, gravity aided device

When Auto-Out activates, it dispenses a fire-suppressant powder onto the fire. If you are in the room when Auto-Out activates, do not try to move the pan or throw water on it. Keep back from the cooktop as there is the potential for grease splatter. If the fire has been put out, turn the burner to the OFF position but only if it is safe to do so. In the event of an emergency, call 911.

U.S. Patent No. 9,440,101B2