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United Kingdom

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Certificate No 594b to LPS 1230


Argonite 150, 200, 300 bar Fixed Gaseous Fire Extinguishing System

Product

Risk

Design Concentration

Comments

LPCB
Ref. No.
Argonite

Class A Standard (Solid fires e.g. paper, wood, plastics)        

40.1%

Design concentration includes 30% safety factor

594b/01
Argonite

Class A Cables (Solid fire risks including cables)

47.6%

Confirmation that minimum safety factor is adequate.

594b/01
Argonite

Class B (Liquid Fires e.g. heptane)

47.1%

Design concentration includes 30% safety factor

594b/01

 

Design concentration Class A Standard and Class B = Extinguishing concentration x safety factor (minimum 1.3).
Design concentrations Class A Cables System test concentration - where this is lower than the Class A Standard value, the Class A Standard value should be used for design purposes.
Design concentrations are as tested to LPS 1230 in BRE Test Report Number 206880.
Extinguishment concentrations are as tested in BRE Test Report Number 206879  & 216485 (ISO 14520-1 tests)
  
This system uses:

Design, Installation, Maintenance and User Manual:  
General Manual - Argonite System, MA-01-9006-0100, Revision 11 dated January 2015.

Software Programme : VdS-Version 7.3 (2009)
  
a) This system is suitable for storage in environmental conditions from -20° to +55°.
b) System pressure is specified as 150 bar, 200 bar and 300 bar @ 15°C.

 


 

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