sidewall sprinkler

sidewall sprinkler

In a fire protection system, a sprinkler providing a one-sided (parabolic) water distribution outward from a wall.
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3 sidewall sprinkler heads and suspended ceilings were not feasible in most spaces;
Sidewall sprinklers have been used for medium-sized conference rooms for which perimeter coverage sufficed.
To maintain !oft-like exposed ceilings in the condos, the design used extended coverage horizontal sidewall sprinklers, with a throw over 18 feet.