Fire tests on window assemblies protected by automatic sprinklers

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.1007/BF01040427
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TypeArticle
Journal titleFire Technology
ISSN0015-2684
Volume23
Issue2
Pages115132; # of pages: 18
Subjectfire tests; full scale mockup tests; windows; wired glass; toughened glass; sprinkler systems; Sprinklers; Windows; essai au feu; essai vraie grandeur; verre armé; fenê tre; verre trempé; sprinkler (extincteur)
AbstractFull-scale fire tests on wired and tempered glazing in steel and aluminum frames are described. These assemblies achieved fire resistance ratings when exposed to a standard fire of 45 min to 2 h. The maximum radiant heat flux transmitted through the glass was reduced by more than 90%.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedYes
IdentifierIRC-P-1467
NRC number27899
3079
NPARC number20375353
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