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Publication Citation: Santa Ana Fire Department Experiment at 1315 South Bristol, July 14, 1994. Report of Test.

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Author(s): Anthony D. Putorti Jr; William D. Walton; W H. Twilley; Scott Deal; J. C. Albers;
Title: Santa Ana Fire Department Experiment at 1315 South Bristol, July 14, 1994. Report of Test.
Published: August 31, 1994
Abstract: The Santa Ana Fire Department of Santa Ana, California conducted a series of fire experiments in residences on South Bristol Street in the city of Santa Ana in July, 1994. NIST provided technical support, consisting of measurements of fire phenomena, to the fire department during these experiments. The experiment to be addressed in this report occurred on July 14, 1994, at 1315 South Bristol Street. The measurements included: temperatures within various rooms, the velocity and temperature of outflowing gases, smoke detector activiation time, sprinkler activiation times, and time to full room involvement. Data were recored every 5 seconds with a computerized acquistion system.
Citation: Fire Technology
Volume: Vol. 31, No. 1,
Issue: First Quarter 1995
Pages: pp. 62 - 76
Research Areas: Fire Protection Technologies, Building and Fire Research
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