There are many beliefs and myths about water mist systems. NPHS are here to help you understand what is true and what is false.
True or False?
A fire suppression system can be set off by burnt food.
Our fire suppression mist system doesn’t set off until temperatures reach 57 degrees. Once temperatures reach 57 degrees, the frangible bulb inside the nozzle will break, setting off the misting system.
Water mist uses less water than a typical fire sprinkler system?
Water mist fire suppression systems use a lot less water than typical fire sprinkler systems. As they don’t require a water tank, and only a small pump with loaded hoses, the system requires a lot less water to put out a fire.