• Pressure sensor - NFPA 20

    Good day, I wanna limit the shutoff pressure of the firewater pump to a value equal to 105% of the rated head without installing a PCV on the discharge manifold. A supplier offered a pressure sensor to control the shu...
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  • HELLO, I WILL LIKE TO HAVE MOBILE FIRE EQUIPMENTS INSPECTION CHECK LIST

    Either maintenance or inspection check list of ( fire extinguishers, water based, or others) Regards CEDRIC TIOGANG  00 237 670217108 | 696072701
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  • NFPA 24 - does red piping have to be repainted?

    NFPA 24 Question We are taking an old and ineffective fire water system out of service at a distribution terminal. The codes and osha say we don't need the system and our employees are only allowed to respond to inci...
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  • Venting on Diesel Storage Tanks

    Are there requirements for venting of outdoor Storage Tanks for Diesel? I was able to find the following for Indoor Tanks: "For Class I, II and IIIA liquids the IFC requires termination of the normal vent outside the...
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  • Can condensation occur in a dry system?

    #SIP
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  • NFPA Help!

    I am looking for the paragraph in the NFPA that helps protect the fuel zone liquids in plastic containers by means of FOAM. Without using water.
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  • What NFPA Code Number details fire suppression wet pipe flow direction and function labeling requirements?

    I am currently trying to repaint scaling and corroded pipe a large scale facility fire pump room with multiple pumps for redundancy purposes.  What code will I need to look at in order to find the system flow dir...
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  • Fire Alarm Systems

    Hi  all, I am a beginner in the field of fire alarm systems . I had joined a company 3 months before that work on fire alarm systems .  I want to learn the basics of fire alarm systems . Can anyone tell me ...
    fasi436
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  • 5 year gauge replacement - marking the install date on a gauge vs. the manufactured date?

    I got knocked by a fire inspector for writing the year I installed a gauge on a customer's system (replaced a 5 year expired one) on the face plate in sharpie marker. The gauge was new but was leftover stock on m...
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  • Red Tags on Sprinkler Systems

    Is a sprinkler system in need of a five year internal inspection be considered an emergency impairment and be red tagged?
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  • Monitoring Requirements

    Are sprinkler systems required to be monitored in Tulsa, OK? 
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  • Hi Is there anyone who had completed CFPS Exam from NFPA.How did you find online  training from the NFPA website. Need suggestions

    Fire alarm systems.  CFP.S
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  • Elevator Lobby Smoke Curtains

    Hello,   I have a building with emergency smoke curtains installed in front of the elevator doors on each floor of the building. The manufacturer recommends that we test/inspect these units every 6 months by act...
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  • I am new to fire alarm systems .i am interested to do CFPS certification. Can any help me on how to do the CFPS certifications.Any suggestions or guidelines ?

    CFPS FIRE ALARM 
    fasi436
    created by fasi436
  • Cleaning Fire Sprinklers

    Is it ok to use a multipurpose household kitchen cleaner like 409, fantastic or windex on the glass bulb to remove a light coating of grease from the bulb and the frame? I've found that in commercial kitchen stove are...
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  • Emergency Preparedness & Response

    Hello all, i have an inquire regarding emergency preparedness & response in case of incidents and fire, one of our client which is a logistic company based in a sea port asked me to held for them a training to tra...
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  • Replacement of Dry sprinkler piping

    Hello , Appreciate your feedback on the requirement to provide hydraulic calculations when replacing  fire dry sprinkler piping for an exact pipe material and diameter but, with offsetting the location...
    sahar.alkhairi
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  • FDC Check Valve 5-Year?

    We have a company in town quoting to do the five-year inspection on the check valves on the FDC. I have never seen this before and don't read that through my interpretation in NFPA#25. Can I get some clarification ple...
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  • Maintenance and inspection visits

    Hello, i would like to ask about fire fighting and fire alarm inspection and maintenance visits, how many visits should be attended for a sea port facilities including a warehouses and marines as per NFPA? 
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  • Remote Controlled Fire Water Monitor

    Hi Everyone, Can you please guide me about requirement for power back up for remote operated/controlled fire water monitor ? Please tell me any reference from NFPA. As per my understanding, atleast 120 mint (2 hr) ne...
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