UL 47
Standard for Semiautomatic Fire Hose Storage Devices

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Edition Number:6SCC Approved:--
Edition Date:2004-04-27DOD Approved: --
Price Code:DANSI Approved: 2017-05-25
Type:ulstd

  • SCOPE

    1 Scope

    1.1 These requirements cover semiautomatic fire hose storage devices (SHSD) intended for use in controlling incipient fires by occupants of buildings. An SHSD is intended for use with specifically-identified fire hose.

    1.2 Requirements for the installation, use, and care of hose storage devices and fire hose are included in the following standards of the National Fire Protection Association: Installation of Standpipe, Private Hydrants, and Hose Systems, NFPA 14; and Care, Use, and Service Testing of Fire Hose, Including Connections and Nozzles, NFPA 1962.

    1.3 Semiautomatic fire hose storage devices as covered by these requirements use hose having an inside diameter of 1-1/2 inches (38.1 mm) or less and are capable of storing not more than 100 feet (30 m) of fire hose, in accordance with the Standard for Installation of Standpipe and Hose Systems, NFPA 14.

  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
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    • Cover
    • Transmittal
    • Table of Contents
      • Body
        • INTRODUCTION
          • 1 Scope
          • 2 Components
          • 3 Units of Measurement
          • 4 Undated References
          • 5 Glossary
        • CONSTRUCTION
          • 6 General
          • 7 Assembly
          • 8 Materials
          • 9 Threads
          • 10 Pipe
          • 11 Rack and Reel-Type Storage Device
          • 12 Cabinet Type Storage Device
          • 13 Fire Hose
        • PERFORMANCE
          • 14 General
          • 15 Installation Test
          • 16 Operational Tests
            • 16.1 Samples
            • 16.2 Water retention test
            • 16.3 Run-off and release test
            • 16.4 Secureness test
            • 16.5 Rough usage test
          • 17 Accelerated Air-Oven Aging Test
        • PACKING FOR SHIPMENT
          • 18 General
        • MANUFACTURING AND PRODUCTION TESTS
          • 19 General
        • MARKING
          • 20 General
    • APPENDIX A