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220.127.116.11* Fixed Fire-Extinguishing Systems
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Combustible piers and substructures in excess of 25 ft (7.62 m) in width or in excess of 5000 ft2 (465 m2) in area, or within 30 ft (9.14 m) of other structures or superstructures required to be so protected, shall be protected in accordance with Section 4.3 of NFPA 307 unless otherwise permitted by 18.104.22.168.3.2, 22.214.171.124.3.3, or 126.96.36.199.3.4. [303:188.8.131.52]
An automatic fire-extinguishing system shall not be required for buildings less than 5000 ft2 (465 m2) having multilevel racks where provided with one of the following:
- An automatic fire detection and alarm system supervised by a central station complying with NFPA 72
- An automatic fire detection and alarm system supervised by a local protective signaling system complying with NFPA 72, if the provisions of 184.108.40.206.4.2(1) are not technically feasible
- A full-time watch service if the provisions of 220.127.116.11.4.2(1) are not technically feasible
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