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Strobe height after manufacturing installation

Discussion in 'Commercial Fire Codes' started by bstammeyer, Mar 5, 2019.

  1. bstammeyer

    bstammeyer Registered User

    Mar 4, 2019
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    I have an occupancy in my city that was converted from a Menards (home improvement) to a small manufacturing plant for a specific product line. Besides dividing the floor into separate assembly lines the main area has not been partitioned.

    Was looking for direction in either NFPA72 or the IFC to determine at what point they need to increase the height of their strobes. Thank you for your assistance.
  2. Builder Bob

    Builder Bob Sawhorse

    Oct 17, 2009
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    At the time the conversion was made, the fire alarm system should have been evaluated for compliance at that time....
  3. cda

    cda Sawhorse

    Oct 19, 2009
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    I would say they don’t

    Add or move if blocked

    Plus max ceiling height is thirty feet
    #3 cda, Mar 5, 2019
    Last edited: Mar 6, 2019

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