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Sprinkler Hydraulics

A Guide to Fire System Hydraulic Calculations

Authors: Wass Jr., Harold S., Fleming P.E., Russell P.

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  • Includes the latest developments in automatic sprinkler design, as well as going beyond the NFPA 13 Standard to explain everything needed to know to professionally design a system
  • Starting with a general discussion of the mathematics involved, the discussion proceeds to define sprinkler density, including several examples which explain how to determine discharge areas
  • Explains flow phenomena to help the reader evaluate calculated sprinkler systems
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This is the foremost guide to hydraulically designing sprinkler systems for commercial and residential buildings.  Sprinkler Hydraulics, Third Edition includes the latest developments in automatic sprinkler design, as well as going beyond the NFPA 13 Standard to explain everything needed to know to professionally design a system. Sprinkler Hydraulics, Third Edition explains flow phenomena to help the reader evaluate calculated sprinkler systems. Starting with a general discussion of the mathematics involved, the discussion proceeds to define sprinkler density, including several examples which explain how to determine discharge areas.
•         Includes the latest developments in automatic sprinkler design, as well as going beyond the NFPA 13 Standard to explain everything needed to know to professionally design a system;
•         Starting with a general discussion of the mathematics involved, the discussion proceeds to define sprinkler density, including several examples which explain how to determine discharge areas;
•         Explains flow phenomena to help the reader evaluate calculated sprinkler systems.

About the authors

The Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) was established in 1950 and incorporated as an independent organization in 1971. It is the professional society representing those practicing the field of fire protection engineering. The Society has over 4,600 members and 92 chapters, including 17 student chapters worldwide.
The purpose of SFPE is to advance the science and practice of fire protection engineering and its allied fields, to maintain a high ethical standard among its members and to foster fire protection engineering education.

Table of contents (35 chapters)

Table of contents (35 chapters)

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eBook $109.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-02595-3
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Hardcover $139.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-02594-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Immediate ebook access, if available*, with your print order
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sprinkler Hydraulics
Book Subtitle
A Guide to Fire System Hydraulic Calculations
Authors
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE)
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-02595-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-02595-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-02594-6
Edition Number
3
Number of Pages
X, 240
Number of Illustrations
66 b/w illustrations
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