A benefit-cost model of residential fire sprinkler systems
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Published by National Bureau of Standards in Gaithersburg, MD .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sprinklers,
  • Fire sprinklers

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRosalie T. Ruegg, Sieglinde K. Fuller
SeriesUnited States. National Bureau of Standards. NBS technical note -- 1203
ContributionsFuller, Sieglinde K, Center for Fire Research (U.S.). Fire Safety Technology Division
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxvii, 122, 9 p.
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18190173M

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