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Thursday, April 19, 2018 11:00 am Eastern Time (-04:00 GMT)
Fire Protection of Sloped Combustible Attic Spaces
Presented by Kevin Maughan, Vice President of New Technology, Globe Fire Sprinkler
Since Central Sprinkler introduced specific application sprinklers for the protection of sloped combustible attic spaces in the 1990s, little has changed with regard to protection of these spaces. In this webinar, Kevin Maughan will discuss Globe’s new protection method, and how this approach delivers superior fire protection while reducing hydraulic demand typically required for these spaces.
- Basic Attic Terminology
- Attic Sprinkler Purpose
- Understand the definition of Specific Application Sprinklers.
- Challenges of Protecting Attics
- Fire testing and NFPA 13 Changes
- Current NFPA Prescriptive Requirements for Protection of Attics
- Understand the applications and design requirements of the Attic Sprinklers
Recordings of previous webinars are available here.