Comparison of Smoke Measurements with Standard and Non-Standard Systems

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleResearch Report (National Research Council Canada. Institute for Research in Construction); no. RR-183
Physical description15 p.
SubjectSmoke management
AbstractIn recent years, the Fire Research Program has constructed several smoke measurement systems for use in full-scale experiments. This includes standard systems using incandescent white light and He-Ne laser light sources. Also, a number of other systems using a range of light sources have been developed for specific applications. Benchmark tests were conducted using five of these systems installed in parallel on theexhaust duct for a hood system used for heat release measurements. This report provides the results of the benchmark tests.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC numberNRC-IRC-16630
NPARC number20377381
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Record created2012-07-24
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