manual call point


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manual call point

A British term for fire alarm box.
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Fire alarm manual call points at the ground 'oor and rst 'oor entrances were not working, and there were no suitable maintenance systems in force for there detection or re-ghting equipment.
This new range of highly reliable Hazardous Area GRP sounders, strobes and combination units, together with a wide selection of manual call points, were the focus of the company's products on show.
This is accompanied by four self-positioning manual call points, which offer a range of up to 1000m.