Press Release Summary:
Installed in horizontal or vertical orientation, for both single sprinkler rises and floor control in high-rises, Model RM-1 provides proprietary connection between manifold and Potter alarm switch. Connection has watertight, flat surface design which helps prevent leaks. Manifold also includes pressure gauge, alarm test orifice, drain, and sight glass housed in single assembly for use in NFPA 13 commercial sprinkler systems and in NFPA 13D/13R residential sprinkler systems.
Original Press Release:
Tyco Unveils its New Model RM-1 Riser Manifold
LANSDALE, Pa., USA – Tyco Fire Protection Products, a division of Tyco (NYSE: TYC) and a global leader in fire suppression technologies, introduces the Model RM-1 Riser Manifold. The RM-1, available for commercial and residential uses, features a proprietary connection between the manifold and the Potter alarm switch. The connection has a watertight, flat surface design which helps prevent leaks.
Other features of the RM-1 Riser Manifold include a pressure gauge, alarm test orifice, drain, and sight glass housed in a single assembly for use in NFPA 13 commercial sprinkler systems and in NFPA 13D/13R residential sprinkler systems. The variety of sizes and grooved end connections allow cost effective and easy transition to check valves, control valves, and system piping.
With a maximum working pressure of 300 psi, the Model RM-1 Riser Manifold may be installed either in a horizontal (flow switch on top) or vertical (flow going up) orientation, for both single sprinkler rises and floor control in high-rises. It is UL, ULC Listed and FM approved.
“The new Model RM-1 Riser Manifold can replace existing riser manifolds,” said Gijsbert van Rooyen, Product Manager. “And our watertight connection means that it can be installed with confidence.”
In order to assist in installation and operation, technical data and other product information can easily be accessed with a smart device using QR code technology located on the flow switch.
To access the information, simply scan the code using a QR app, select and download information from the RM-1 product site.
For additional information regarding Tyco’s Model RM-1 Riser Manifold., please visit www.TycoFire.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.