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[F] DELUGE SYSTEM. A sprinkler system employing open sprinklers attached to a piping system connected to a water supply through a valve that is opened by the operation of a detection system installed in the same areas as the sprinklers. When this valve opens, water flows into the piping system and discharges from all sprinklers attached thereto.
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19.5 Design Approaches, Deluge Systems
Open sprinkler and deluge systems shall be hydraulically calculated according to applicable standards ...