There are many qualitative, semi-quantitative studies of the extinguishment of crib fires, pool fires, and building fires performed by pouring on water or other agents from a sprinkler, or hose (109-111) . This is essential engineering but is short on science. ... A sprinkler usually does not put out the fire directly because a strong buoyancy plume blows the drops away. The fire is controlled by wetting down allanbsp;...
|Title||:||Fire Safety Science|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 1986|