FIRE DEPARTMENT CONNECTION SIGNS - FDC
FDC SIGNS- FIRE DEPARTMENT CONNECTION SIGNS:
FDC STAND FOR FIRE DEPARTMENT CONNECTION. The FDC signs designed to inform the 1st responded the location of the fire department connection in case of fire. The FDC is a connection on the exterior of a commercial building where a responding fire department can attach a fire hose and pump water into the building's stand pipe system supplementing the water pressure to the buidling's sprinkler system
FDC -Fire Department Connection-This is a connection on the exterior of a commercial building where a responding fire department can attach a fire hose and pump water into the building stand pipe system supplementing the water pressure to the building sprinkler system.
What is the purpose of FDC? The Fire Department Connection, also commonly known as the Siamese connection, is an important component found on most sprinkler and standpipe systems. When a fire sprinkler system activates, the FDC provides a means for firefighters to connect hose lines to supplement the fire sprinkler system's domestic water supply
What is a FDC sign? Fire Department Connection Signs to in complained with NFPA 14 Owners’ required to put FDC signs to mark standpipes and fire hose connections.
Which is the most common type of FDC connection? One of the most common FDCs, known as a Siamese or two-way connection, has two 2 1/2-inch female swivel connections. NFPA requires that all fire department connections use 2 1/2" National Hose (NH) threaded female couplings unless the authority having jurisdiction designates another specific connection type
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