NFPA-291-2013-HBK: Recommended Practice for Fire Flow Testing and Marking of Hydrants (HANDBOOK)
Maximize availability of water supplies in a fire emergency with the 2013 edition of NFPA 291.
NFPA 291: Recommended Practice for Fire Flow Testing and Marking of Hydrants describes testing procedures to:
- Determine the rate of flow available at various locations for fire-fighting purposes
- Classify hydrants in accordance with their rated capacities
- Color-code hydrants to indicate their class
Newly revised to recommend testing of both public and private hydrants, the 2013 edition of NFPA 291 is essential for anyone involved with sprinkler systems, including designers, consultants, insurance representatives, AHJs, and installing contractors. (Softbound, 15 pp., 2013)