Water has been used for many years as a fire fighting medium, water extinguishes the fire by reducing heat and starving it of Oxygen (2 of the 3 elements needed for combustion to occur - the other being fuel). Many people are familiar with fire sprinkler systems, these systems are capable of delivering over 60 litres per minute at the nozzle. One of the benefits of water mist is the small droplets of fine spray it uses. Water Mist systems benefit from less water consumption and less weight compared to sprinkler systems.
There are many applications for water mist such as -
Light Machinery spaces
Domestic cooker protection
Spotlight Sauna Fires can be catastrophe to a business, a fire can start easily if a towel or item of clothing is left on the heater. Fires within a sauna are prone to develop rapidly and often cause substantial damage.
Fully Automatic retrofit water mist system for Life & Building Protection The Eco Fire Home Safe low-pressure water mist System is a fully automatic water mist fire protection system designed specifically for the protection of human lives as well as buildings. This makes the system suited for applications where vulnerable people are situated as residential homes, homes for the elderly, assisted living, hospitals and institutions etc. The system is complete systems that integrate fire detection, actuation, alarm and active fire protection into “aesthetically pleasing” units.
The system is designed to be retrofitted and are made so they are fast to install in new buildings as well as to retrofit in existing.
The systems utilizes low water pressure (<2.5bar) and very little water (10-20 l/min), which makes it possible to use in the home using your domestic water supply and mains power.
Product Approval & Scope The System has successfully passed full scale tests to CEN/TS14972 annex B for scenarios involving typical fuels and fire loads found in residential homes such as beds, sofas, chairs, carpets, wood furniture and other such fuels.
Product Features – Can be connected to main water mains and power supply, – Designed to be retrofitted – Designed to blend into its surroundings – Will detect and activate a fire within very short time – Double-knock detection (heat and smoke) ensures no false activations, – Can be programmed to give alarm through SMS, LAN, CANBUS or a Switch.