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TYCO Announces New Listing for ESFR-25 Pendent Sprinklers for Warehouse and Storage Applications

August 8, 2016

Model ESFR-25 (TY9226) protects higher at narrower aisle widths LANSDALE, PA. –– Tyco Fire Protection Products (TYCO), a global leader in fire suppression technologies, announces the TYCO Model ESFR-25 Early Suppression Fast Response (ESFR) Pendent Sprinkler (TY9226) with a K-Factor of 25.2 for warehouse and other storage applications. The sprinkler is UL Listed and FM approved and... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Tyco's Attic Sprinklers Provide Superior Fire Protection

August 1, 2016

Designers can now more efficiently protect an attic space while reducing costs LANSDALE, Pa., USA – For more than 20 years, Tyco Fire Protection Products, a division of Tyco (NYSE: TYC) and a global leader in fire suppression technologies, has been leading the way in attic fire protection. Tyco Attic Sprinklers boast extensive fire testing for sloped combustible concealed spaces. Fire... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Viking Earns UL Listing for its Next Generation Freedom® Residential Concealed Pendent Sprinkler

July 7, 2016

Hastings, Michigan, USA - The Viking Corporation, a global leader in fire protection and life safety systems, announces that it has successfully completed all UL testing for its new Freedom® residential flat plate concealed pendent sprinkler (Model VK494). The new 4.9 K-factor sprinkler, which will be available this fall,representsa significant advancement in residential fire protection. The... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Commercial Concealed Sprinkler comes in standard response version.

June 6, 2016

Featuring 5 mm glass bulb, Mirage® VK492 standard response, commercial-grade, concealed, pendent sprinkler is FM Approved and cULus Listed for Light and Ordinary Hazard occupancies. This standard coverage sprinkler, with K-factor of 5.6 (81), is available in 155, 175, and 200°F temperature ratings. Primary application is in tenant improvement, renovation, and sprinkler replacement projects.
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Horizontal Sidewall Sprinkler features 3.0 K-factor.

March 25, 2016

Supporting coverage areas up to 16 ft², Model VK479 is suited for residential systems where available water supply is limited. Unit has ½ in. NPT thread size and temperature rating of 155°F. In addition to several standard finishes, durable ENT plating is available, which is cULus Listed for use in areas subject to corrosion. When used in combination with larger K-factor sprinklers, 3.0 K-factor model can help limit over-discharge into adjacent small areas such as entryways and bathrooms. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Dry Pendent Fire Sprinklers feature extra-large orifice.

October 19, 2015

Supplied in sizes from 12–48 in. in 6 in. increments, Dry ELO Pendent Sprinklers are FM-Approved with K-factor of 11.2 (161). Units are available in 165°F, 205°F, and 280°F temperature ratings and are suitable for many cold storage applications where ceiling heights are 35 ft and below. Offered in both standard and quick response versions, sprinklers come in plain barrel, standard adjustable, and recessed adjustable styles with 1 ¼ in. NPT thread size. Read More

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Upright Fire Sprinkler eliminates in-rack sprinklers.

August 25, 2015

With K-factor of 25.2 (363), Model VK598 Standard Response Upright Sprinkler is approved for use in both dry and pre-action systems. Unit can protect Class I-III commodities with storage heights up to 40 ft in warehouses as high as 45 ft, without need for additional in-rack sprinklers. Featuring 1 in. NPT thread size, VK598 is FM-approved for protection of open frame rack, solid piled, palletized, and bin box storage configurations, with maximum sprinkler spacing of 10 x 10 ft. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

ESFR Pendent Sprinkler suits warehouse, storage applications.

June 4, 2015

UL-Listed and FM-Approved for warehouse and other high-piled storage applications, TYCO Model ESFR-14 Early Suppression Fast Response (ESFR) Pendent Sprinkler (TY6236) has K-Factor of 14.0 (202) and max working pressure of 175 psi. Profile promotes installation flexibility, and design is available with ¾ in. NPT or ISO 7-R ¾ threads. Ordinary (155°F) and intermediate (200°F) temperature ratings are available for this suppression-mode sprinkler.
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Pendent Sprinklers target residential applications.

May 27, 2015

Designed for homes, apartments, dormitories, and hotels, 5.8K Series LFII Residential Sprinklers incorporate fast response, frangible bulbs available in both 155° and 175° with ½ in. threads. Units are intended for wet pipe sprinkler systems and to protect large rooms with lower pressures. Recessed version, designed for areas with finished ceilings, employ 2-piece Style 20 Recessed Escutcheon that provides ¼ in. of recessed adjustment or up to ½ in. of total adjustment from flush ceiling position. Read More

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Commercial Sprinklers target design-focused clients.

May 7, 2015

Suited for hotels, casinos, offices, and educational facilities, 5.6K pendent and horizontal sidewall RAVEN Studio Sprinklers are available in Standard Coverage for protection of Light and Ordinary Hazard occupancies and Extended Coverage for Light Hazard applications, as defined by NFPA 13. Units feature paint-in-place escutcheon, providing variety of custom colors to match any project. With heat sensitive solder type release element, units are listed as quick response sprinklers. Read More

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ESFR Storage Sprinkler provides ceiling-only protection.

April 28, 2015

Offered in 165°F and 205°F temperature ratings, Model VK514 is UL-Listed to provide ceiling-only protection for storage up to 43 ft in warehouses with ceilings as high as 48 ft, without use of in-rack sprinklers. Pendent sprinkler is also UL Listed for aisle widths as narrow as 6 ft and approved to protect Class I-IV commodities. Featuring 1 in. NPT or 25 mm BSP thread size, unit has large K factor of 28.0, which results in pressure requirement of 35 psi. Read More

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Fire Sprinklers protect combustible concealed spaces.

December 29, 2014

Available in 4.2 and 5.6 K-Factor listings, UL-listed Model CC3 Sprinklers are designed for use with steel or CPVC piping in horizontal, combustible, concealed spaces up to 60 in. deep. These quick response sprinklers, with temperature rating of 200°F, provide protection of light hazard, combustible spaces as required by NFPA 13. Design is intended for installation with BlazeMaster® CPVC wet pipe systems as well as with steel wet pipe or dry pipe sprinkler systems. Read More

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Recessed Flush Dry Sprinkler protects unheated areas.

August 27, 2014

Featuring 5.6 (81) K factor, Model VK482 is cULus Listed for both Light and Ordinary Hazard occupancies. Unit's fusible element can be recessed up to ½ in. above ceiling, making sprinkler suitable for freezers, where possibility of forklift damage is potential concern. Offered in 165°F and 205°F temperature ratings, quick response pendent sprinkler is available with optional insulating boot assembly, which can be used to satisfy NFPA 13 code requirements. Read More

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Broadcom Low-Power Applications Processor Enables World's First Cloud-Connected Robotic Sprinkler System

April 23, 2014

New Droplet Sprinkler System Leverages Advanced Embedded Processing to Cut Household Water Consumption in Half IRVINE, Calif. – Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, today announced that its low-power applications processor is the technology behind an innovative new product designed to dramatically... Read More

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Viking ESFR Sprinklers Meet UL Requirements for High Clearance Storage

January 27, 2014

Hastings, Michigan, USA – Viking Corporation, a global leader in fire protection and life safety systems, is pleased to announce that it has successfully completed all fire tests and requirements for the UL 1767 compliance program for "high clearance" storage.  This compliance program, which has a current deadline of September 2, 2014, establishes additional test criteria to evaluate all... Read More

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ESFR Sprinkler targets cold storage facilities.

November 11, 2013

With K factor of 16.8, Model VK504 is intended for freezers and cold storage facilities where wet-pipe sprinkler system is installed in conditioned space above insulated ceiling. Dry ESFR unit enables ceiling-only protection, without use of in-rack sprinklers and pre-action systems. Supplied in standard length of 37½ in. with 165°F temperature rating, sprinkler is available with 1½ in. grooved or threaded connection. Read More

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Tyco Fire Protection Products Model ESFR-17 Dry Type Pendent Sprinkler

November 8, 2013

FM Approval and Two New Lengths LANSDALE, Pa. – Tyco Fire Protection Products (TYCO), a global leader in fire suppression technologies, received FM Approval for the TYCO Model ESFR-17 Dry Type Early Suppression Fast Response (ESFR) Pendent Sprinkler. The FM Approval for the 165 °F (74 °C) Model ESFR-17 Dry Type Sprinkler is in addition to the existing UL Listing for the sprinkler. The... Read More

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Sprinkler Assemblies offer flexible connections.

October 8, 2013

FSC Flexible Sprinkler Assemblies include Model FSC-28B with FM Approved braided flexible connection and Model FSC-25U with UL-Listed non-braided connection. When ordered, customers receive desired FSC flexible sprinkler connections, as well as separate package containing specified sprinkler factory-installed onto outlet fitting. Each assembly is 100% factory-tested, eliminating potential leak point. Read More

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Storage Facility Sprinkler features K factor of 22.4 (320).

July 11, 2013

Available with 165° and 205°F temperature ratings, model VK506 Early Suppression Fast Response (ESFR) pendent sprinkler is intended for use in warehouses and other storage applications. Product is cULus Listed and FM Approved for buildings up to 45 ft high and storage heights up to 40 ft, without use of in-rack sprinklers, and can be installed with deflector located 6–18 in. below ceiling. Featuring fast response fusible element, sprinkler has 1 in. NPT thread size. Read More

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Flexible Sprinkler Connections include FM-approved braided hose.

June 26, 2013

Model FSC-28B braided flexible sprinkler connections are available in standard lengths of 39 3/8 and 59 in. with either ½ or ¾ in. NPT sprinkler connection. Connection and hose are shipped pre-assembled, with installation bracket providing secure fit to suspended ceiling grid and lateral adjustment for precisely locating sprinklers. Center bracket design also allows for vertical adjustment to accommodate semi-recessed and concealed sprinkler installations. Read More