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Fibershield V

Application

Suitable for theatres, warehouses, hospitals, office buildings, shopping centres, atriums, openings in external walls and fire compartment walls, construction of proscenium walls and servery openings in smoke-proof walls for healthcare and residential care buildings.

Description

Fibershield V is a long span fire curtain system. It is the only system available full scale fire tested with sprinklers to provide a fire resistance of -/120/120. Some of its features include:

  • Fire tested in accordance with AS 1530.4.
  • Fit for openings up to 30 m wide.
  • Complies with EN 12101.1 Smoke Curtains.

General information

Shape

Rectangle.

WarrantyDescription

Extended warranty available with back to back maintenance agreement.

One year.

Standard warranty.

Uniclass

Pr_25_80_79_94 Vertical active fire curtain barriers

Primary

SpecPack

08330 Roller Shutter Doors

10240 Grilles and Screens

NATSPEC National Classification System

0454 Overhead Doors

1002 Fire Services Design and Install

SpeedSpec

08330 Roller Shutter Doors

Specification data - Vertical active fire curtain barriers Enhanced data

Performance

-

Fire resistance level

-

Standard

To AS 1530.4.

Value

-/120/- (minimum).

-/120/120 (when used with sprinklers).

Smoke leakage

-

Standard

To EN 12101-1.

Value

Refers to fabric permeability only.

≤ 25 m³/h.

Fire hazard properties

-

Standard

To AS/NZS 1530.3 and AS 3837.

Group number

Tested in accordance with AS 3837.

1.

Spread of flame index

Tested in accordance with AS 1530.3.

0.

Smoke developed index

1.

Durability

10 000 open-close cycles.

Closing time

Refers to nominal value.

150 mm/s (for sizes up to 20 m W x 6 m H).

90 mm/s (for sizes up to 30 m W x 10 m H).

Time delay for deployment

Upon receipt of alarm.

-

Time delay for rewind

Upon reset of the Fire Indicator Panel. This is applicable to the building fire alarm system rather than the curtain system.

-

Battery back-up

Can be provided as an optional extra.

-

Curtain

-

Material

Woven stainless steel and fiberglass matrix.

Size and shape (maximum)

Available in sizes up to 30 m W x 10 m H.

Contact local manufacturer for specific dimension needs.

-

Head box

-

Size

Width varies depending on specified curtain size.


For widths greater than 20 m, contact local manufacturer.

200 mm H x 190 mm D (for curtain heights up to 3.5 m).

250 mm H x 190 mm D (for curtain heights up to 6 m).

290 mm H x 235 mm D (for curtain heights up to 9 m).

Side guides

-

Size

For widths greater than 20 m, contact local manufacturer.

105 mm W x 74 mm D (system size up to 12 m W x 6 m H).

160 mm W x 100 mm D (system size up to 20 m W x 10 m H).

Controls

Control box.

  • For sizes up to 12 m W: requires one 240 V, 10 A power supply and an alarm signal through a normally closed dry contact.
  • For sizes up to 20 m W: requires two 240 V, 10 A power supply and an alarm signal through a normally closed dry contact per controller.
  • For sizes up to 30 m W: requires one 415 V, 16 A breaker, power supply and an alarm signal through a normally closed dry contact.

Integral accessories

Alarm signal.

Should be in the form of a normally closed dry contact. A localised smoke or heat detector may also be used.

Fire barrier

Refers to Fire Shutter performance data.

To AS 1905.2.

Box weight

Refers to system weight.


For heights over 6 m, contact local manufacturer.

25 kg/m of system width (for curtain heights up to 3 m).

30 kg/m of system width (for curtain heights up to 4 m).

40 kg/m of system width (for curtain heights up to 6 m).

MaximumWorkingPressure

Refers to maximum pressure resistance.


For curtains greater than 100 m², contact local manufacturer.

100 Pa (fully closed curtain up to 50 m²).

50 Pa (fully closed curtain up to 100 m²).

Optional features

Battery back-up.

Rewind switches.

Rewind switches are optionally available for direct connection to the control box. Curtain retraction will be based on a set timer.

Curtain applied signage.

Self-levelling bottom bar covers.

Installation

To be installed by Smoke Control approved installer network.

Environmental information

Country of product manufacture

Germany

Literature

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