|1. What are the
installation height requirements?
minimum space is required over and above the length of
the sprinkler head. For example, for a 24" drop down
head, 42" of clear space for installation is
|2. What are the
year check the fluid in the bottle making sure that at
least one to two inches of fluid remains in the bottle
at all times when retracted. Other than this, the
sprinkler head is maintenance-free for up to seven
|3. How often can
heads be tested?
sprinkler heads can be tested as frequently as once per
week if necessary. Typically, heads are tested once per
|4. What other
requirements are there for installing the sprinkler
The heads need to be
installed in conjunction with a pre-action system.
New wet system heads will be available
|5. Does anyone have
to enter the chamber to reset the sprinkler heads if
there is a false activation of the sprinkler system?
|No. When the
sprinkler contractor drains the sprinkler system the
heads will automatically retract without entering the
|6. Do the heads
have to be reset manually?
heads automatically reset when the pressure is relieved
from the sprinkler system.
|7. Does any test
equipment or anechoic material need to be removed to
reset the sprinkler heads if the sprinkler system is
tested or activated?
|8. Is water
deployed into the chamber during a false activation?
|No water is
deployed unless the heat rises to 155 degrees F at the
|9. How long will
the chamber be out of service in the case of an annual
test or false activation?
yearly tests, the sprinkler heads could be retracted
within one hour. During a false activation, the heads
could be retracted within one hour after the sprinkler
contractor arrives on site.
|10. How fast will
the sprinkler head deploy during activation?
|At 200 PSI,
a sprinkler head will drop approximately 3.0" per second
|11. What is the RF
rating certification for the sprinkler head?
|≥ 100 dB
from 10 KHz to 40 GHz (See Chart Above)
installation support do you provide?
Innovations provides a detailed O&M manual with each
order to the installers and owner of the heads. We are
available regularly 9-4PM EST Monday through Friday for
personal telephone response to installation questions.
|13. How soon can we
receive our order?
|FOB for most
orders is 6 weeks. We can ship sooner for special
requests with payment of a rush deposit.
|14. Can Sprinkler
Innovations assist with special design and installation
Sprinkler Innovations specializes in providing
innovative design and installation solutions for our
clients’ most demanding environments. For example, many
of our clients have special height restrictions in their
chambers, and we have developed customized sprinkler
heads to solve each of these problems.