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Thomas Mason
My present Boss insists on a hard-wired contact from the duct detector to shutdown the fan.  I understand that but don't understand how the Smoke Control Panel at the Fire Command Center can operate with the fan locked-out.
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Normand Racine
Is it possible to install a remote-controlled electric main valve for emergency closing in the event of a pipe breakage. This valve will be activated from a security control room located in the same building by a preventive agent trained for this action.
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Ashik Pandikasala
As per NFPA 13, Table 6.2.5.1. Temperature range for ordinary hazard is between 57°C to 77°C. What is the criteria to select between 57°C and 68°C sprinkler temperature rating for ordinary hazard?
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ed keeser
Are there any definitive studies or testing results available or completed on Fire, smoke and CO alarms for residential structures?
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Maria Iniguez
Good afternoon, Can you please clarify if the Hose Stream Allowances per table 11.2.3.1.2 are not required to be added to a fire sprinkler system hydraulic calculations, where the sistem is part of a combined standpipe and sprinkler riser per A.11.1.6.4.? Thank you.
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Himanshu Baruah
I found out in a book that sprinklers should be installed in upright position in range pipes.what is the reason?
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Kyla Caponigro
Solving the Home Fire Problem: Five Steps to Better Advocate for Home Fire Sprinklers Thursday, September 21, 12:30-1:30 pm ET Every year, the majority of North America's fire deaths happen at home. The solution to this problem - the home fire sprinkler - exists. However, many states face intense opposition for fire sprinklers, despite this… (Show more)
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