Press Release Summary:
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 200Â°F, provide protection of light hazard, combustible spaces as required by NFPA 13. Design is intended for installation with BlazeMasterÂ® CPVC wet pipe systems as well asÂ with steel wet pipe or dry pipe sprinkler systems.
Original Press Release:
Tyco Announces New Combustible Concealed Fire Suppression Sprinklers
New Model CC3 Sprinklers Provide Additional Depth to NFPA 13 Category Builds
LANSDALE, Pa., USA – Tyco Fire Protection Products, a division of Tyco (NYSE: TYC) and a global leader in fire suppression technologies, recently announced two new fire sprinklers for use in horizontal combustible concealed spaces: the Model CC3 Combustible Concealed Space Sprinklers, available in 4.2 and 5.6 K-Factor listings (Model CC3 Sprinklers).
The Model CC3 Sprinklers are the newest addition to Tyco’s growing fire suppression portfolio. Both are specific application sprinklers listed with Underwriters Laboratories, providing installers with the dependability they’re familiar with from Tyco.
“These new fire sprinklers were manufactured to be the best available on the market today,” said Luke Connery, Global Product Manager-Commercial Sprinklers at Tyco Fire Protection Products. “They’re designed to be used with steel or CPVC piping in combustible concealed spaces up to 60 inches deep. We’re very excited to add these sprinklers to our portfolio, as we believe they make it easier and cheaper for our customers to provide superior fire protection for their clients.”
Manufactured with a temperature rating of 200 degrees Fahrenheit, the Model CC3 Sprinklers are quick response sprinklers designed to provide protection of light hazard combustible concealed spaces, as required by NFPA 13. The sprinklers are intended for installation with BlazeMaster® CPVC wet pipe systems as well as with steel wet pipe or dry pipe sprinkler systems; under the following specifications:
• 4.2 K-Factor:
- 14-foot maximum distance between sprinklers
- Up to 196 ft2 maximum coverage area
• 5.6 K-Factor:
- 16-foot maximum distance between sprinklers
- Up to 256 ft2 maximum coverage area
• Installation by construction type:
- 6-inch minimum height between solid joists; composite wood joists; or top and bottom chords of wood truss construction.
- 60-inch maximum height between solid or composite wood joists
• 84 inch maximum height from ceiling to deck
- 60-inch maximum height for wood truss and bar joist from ceiling to deck
Tyco’s CC1 and CC2 sprinklers will continue to be available, with CC3 sprinklers starting to be offered by mid-December 2014.
To learn more about the new Tyco Model CC3 Combustible Concealed Space Sprinklers, visit www.Tyco-Fire.com.
About Tyco Fire Protection Products
Tyco Fire Protection Products is a division of Tyco, the world’s largest pure-play fire protection and security company. As an industry leader, Tyco Fire Protection Products uses its global scale and deep expertise to drive innovation, advance safety and solve the unique challenges of customers in more than 190 countries worldwide. Every day, Tyco Fire Protection Products manufactures and delivers an unmatched range of detection and suppression systems, extinguishing agents, sprinkler systems, valves, piping products, fittings, fire-fighting equipment and services that can help its customers save lives and protect property. Its global technology portfolio includes fire suppression, fire detection and mechanical building product offerings sold under many of the world's best-known brands: ANSUL, CHEMGUARD, EZCARE, FIRECLASS, FLAMEVISION, GRINNELL, HYGOOD, LPG, NEURUPPIN, PYRO-CHEM, RAPID RESPONSE, SABOFOAM, SHURJOINT, SIMPLEX, SKUM, SPRINKCAD, THORN SECURITY, VIGILANT, WILLIAMS FIRE & HAZARD CONTROL, and ZETTLER. For more information, visit www.Tycofsbp.com.