HIGH-RISE HALON

Possibility of using Halon 1301 as a fire extinguishant is discussed. The concept involved a central supply of Halon, together with a pipe header which could release the gas selectively to the fire floor. The article reports a successful test. It is written to review the potential for Halon 1301 as an economical and flexible agent for fire suppression in buildings which use compartmented air handling systems.

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    American Society of Heating, Refrig & Air Conditioning Engineers

    345 East 47th Street
    New York, NY  USA  10017
  • Authors:
    • Tamblyn, R T
  • Publication Date: 1976-2

Media Info

  • Serial:
    • ASHRAE Journal
    • Volume: 18
    • Issue Number: 2
    • Publisher: American Society of Heating, Refrig & Air Conditioning Engineers
    • ISSN: 0001-2491

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00147768
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 11 2004 12:00AM