automatic fire detector

automatic fire detector

An alarm-initiating device that automatically detects heat, smoke, or other products of combustion.
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"Luckily the automatic fire detectors picked it up pretty quickly.
According to the NFPA standard on automatic fire detectors (72E), detectors are "designed to detect the presence of fire and initiate action"(2) and can "initiate emergency action"(3) in conjunction with other fire protection equipment, such as alarm and suppression/control systems.
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