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by Mstrlucky74
Fri Nov 02, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: Modules & Relays
Replies: 2
Views: 556

Re: Modules & Relays

JR thank you. Aren’t there dual input modules that are monitoring and control. The control portion would need separate 24v?
by Mstrlucky74
Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:43 am
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: Modules & Relays
Replies: 2
Views: 556

Modules & Relays

When you have relay modules(monitor or control) for fa devices or tampers, waterflows etc. how do you know whether you need a separate 24v cable or you can use the fire alarm data(idc circuit) circuit? Thanks.
by Mstrlucky74
Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:40 am
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: Smoke Dampers
Replies: 5
Views: 919

Re: Smoke Dampers

Thanks all. Much appreciated.
by Mstrlucky74
Sat Oct 27, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: Testing & Programming
Replies: 1
Views: 485

Testing & Programming

#1-What is the electricians, when installing fire alarm system, responsibility/involvement regarding the programming of the devices/system? I know the fire alarm vendor tech is involved but I believe the installer also has to help/assist with this? #2- What's done during the pre-test( not the inspec...
by Mstrlucky74
Wed Oct 24, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: Smoke Dampers
Replies: 5
Views: 919

Re: Smoke Dampers

No, motorized fsd's.
by Mstrlucky74
Mon Oct 22, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: Smoke Dampers
Replies: 5
Views: 919

Smoke Dampers

Do all FSD's have a smoke duct detector associated with them? Thank you.
by Mstrlucky74
Wed Oct 17, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: As-Built Or Similiar
Replies: 0
Views: 813

As-Built Or Similiar

Hello. Anyone happen t have an as-built drawing or something similar showing the layout/run of fire alarm cable for a commercial job? Trying to get an idea of routing of cables. Much appreciated. Obviously can block out job info etc.
by Mstrlucky74
Sat Oct 13, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: Install Pictures
Replies: 0
Views: 774

Install Pictures

There should be an area to post these pics.
by Mstrlucky74
Sat Oct 13, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: Fire Alarm Demo
Replies: 2
Views: 551

Re: Fire Alarm Demo

The situation you mention is not uncommon. The "bag and tag" refers to enclosing smoke detectors to keep out demolition and construction dust (bag) and tagging pull stations that may be out of service. Most modern systems have the ability to disable points in software. The detection devices in the ...
by Mstrlucky74
Sat Oct 13, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: Fire Alarm Demo
Replies: 2
Views: 551

Fire Alarm Demo

Hello All. If you have a multi story commercial building with different tenants and one floor or area is being demolished/gutted for a complete renovation what is usually required for the fire alarm demo. I've heard the term "bag and tag" but not sure what that exactly means. 1. If fire watch is not...
by Mstrlucky74
Sat Oct 06, 2018 3:32 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: NYC FIre Alarm
Replies: 2
Views: 715

NYC FIre Alarm

Anyone here familiar with NYC fire alarm codes? Thanks
by Mstrlucky74
Sun Dec 15, 2013 7:53 pm
Forum: Fire Alarm General Discussion
Topic: Fire alarm device wiring
Replies: 2
Views: 1324

Fire alarm device wiring

Can anyone recommend some good books to learn about commercial fire alarm system. Regarding devices..... Are there signaling, notification and annunciation devices? Do they all get a pair of wires except say speaker/strobes? Thanks