South African Instrumentation And Control South African Instrumentation And Control  
   
 





























   
Search...

Electronics Buyers' Guide

Technews Industry Guide - Wireless 2013

 

Automatic self-contained fire extinguishing system
December 2013, IS & Ex


The Pyrorack is a fully automatic, self-contained fire extinguishing system for use in applications such as telecommunications cabinets, banking, computer rooms, IT networks, CCTV equipment racks, website servers, hosting equipment and public address system racks. Designed specifically for 48 cm racking systems, the Pyrorack detects a fire using the coincidence detection method and extinguishes the fire in less than 10 seconds after detection.

The use of the Pyrorack in cabinets ensures that the equipment is being protected close to the potential source of the risk, with the fire being detected at an early stage. This eliminates the necessity of discharging large and costly amounts of fire extinguishant.

It has first and second stage fire and volt-free contacts, with manual or automatic modes selectable and built-in battery backup.

For more information contact Sam Wright, AST Africa, +27 (0)11 949 1157, , www.astafrica.com


Share via email     Print this page  

Further reading:

  • ARP 0108: What you need to do
    March 2014, Technews Publishing, IS & Ex
    Following our article in the February 2014 issue of SAI&C we asked industry specialists how C&I engineers should approach a project where ARP 0108 is applicable.
  • Pyrogen achieves SABS approval
    March 2014, Alien Systems & Technologies, IS & Ex
    A remarkable and highly effective fire suppression system.
  • Raytek MT-4IS IR thermometers with local IS certification
    March 2014, R & C Instrumentation, IS & Ex
    R&C Instrumentation has introduced locally modified and certified infrared thermometers to the South African market.
  • ARP 0108: What you need to know
    February 2014, Endress+Hauser, Technews Publishing, Extech Safety Systems, IS & Ex
    A new edition of ARP 0108: Recommended Practice – regulatory requirements for explosion ­protected apparatus is imminent.
  • OSSDs, safety signals, or what’s in a name?
    November 2013, SICK Automation Southern Africa, IS & Ex
    Electric conditioning circuits can make safety systems even safer.
  • Omniflex protects tank farms for Simon Storage
    November 2013, Omniflex Automation Products, IS & Ex
    Safety critical site wide tank farm and utility monitoring annunciator system.
  • Intrinsically safe RF galvanic isolator
    October 2013, Extech Safety Systems, IS & Ex
    Extronics has announced the launch of its first certified intrinsically safe radio ­frequency galvanic isolator, the iSOLATE500. Resulting from four years of research and development, the iSOLATE500 is ...
  • Baumer expands ATEX rated sensor portfolio
    September 2013, Temperature Controls, IS & Ex
    These days, safety at work is of central importance and this trend is going to continue in the years ahead. Baumer has responded by expanding its portfolio of inductive sensors for the ATEX sector. Whether ...
  • Calculating intrinsically safe loop approvals – Part 2
    July 2013, Extech Safety Systems, IS & Ex
    Intrinsic safety for Zone 2 (Exic) and using longer cable runs.
  • ISA100.11a and WirelessHART: Convergence and co-existence
    Technews Industry Guide - Wireless 2013, Technews Publishing, IS & Ex
    Most potential users of industrial wireless networks will probably pick one of the two mainstream wireless technologies and accept that the choice is mutually exclusive – either ISA100.11a or ­WirelessHART.
  • Portable flowmeter now with hazardous area approval
    July 2013, Peter Jones Electronic Equipment, IS & Ex
    The new Flexus F608 portable flow measuring system is based on the widely used and versatile F601, but has been specifically engineered for its use within hazardous areas and is FM Class I, Div. II approved. ...
  • Reducing fire risks in electrical substation environments
    June 2013, Alien Systems & Technologies, IS & Ex
    Fire detection and extinguishing systems reduce the consequential damage.

 
 
         
 
Contact:
Technews Publishing (Pty) Ltd
1st Floor, Stabilitas House
265 Kent Ave, Randburg, 2194
South Africa
Publications by Technews
Dataweek Electronics & Communications Technology
Electronic Buyers Guide (EBG)

Hi-Tech Security Solutions
Hi-Tech Security Business Directory

Motion Control in Southern Africa
Motion Control Buyers’ Guide (MCBG)

South African Instrumentation & Control
South African Instrumentation & Control Buyers’ Guide (IBG)
Other
Terms & conditions of use, including privacy policy
PAIA Manual





 

 
             
   
      Classic | Mobile

Copyright © Technews Publishing (Pty) Ltd. All rights reserved.