Installation Acceptance Testing

The system shall be pre-tested prior to Final inspection to determine that the system is properly installed and functions in accordance with the approved plans and the manufacturer's installation and maintenance manual.
Testing during the final inspection shall include:
  • Manual activation via manual pull
  • Automatic activation via fusible link.
  • Shut down of all electrical and gas cooking equipment shall also be demonstrated.
  • A puff test will be required to demonstrate distribution piping continuity and proper nozzle operation.
  • If applicable, fire alarm activation
  • Make-up air unit shut-down upon fire system activation
Nozzle type, height, and orientation relative to placement of cooking appliances will also be verified during the inspection.