January 15, 2010
|Seals core holes
pre & post construction.
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Firestopping cables is our only business. We are in our 20th year of providing exceptional UNIQUE systems.
We maintain a "voice mail free" environment Monday through
Thursday central time and until noon on Friday.
Our U. L. Classified Fire Stop Systems are "Handmade in America" by Americans
We have a 12-24 hour turn around time on extra long or extra short Systems!
BEFORE Should have AFTER
Cables found the day before an inspection.
Should have used the
Sleeved without cable removal .
Our retrofit Split Sleeve has saved hours of downtime and
labor by its ability to be installed around existing cables that violate
fire codes. Neat, clean and efficient.
The Smooth Penetrator is a complete System including all hardware AND intumescent putty. Powder-coated RED.
Visit our Products page to see our complete line of products. Retrofit or new cable installs. We have everything you might need for AHJ acceptance!
See our UL Systems page. There is a U.L. Classification document for each of our systems applications.
Visit our Distributors page to check for stocking distributors in your area.
Click on the Installers map to find a Factory Certified Installer in your area.
We provide a free online Training Video for installers to help pass our factory certification test. Our training is approved by BICSI for 2 CECs for RCDDs, technicians, and installers. After watching the training video, you must pass our online test with a 100% score to become a Factory Certified Technician. Mastering the 6 steps below will help you to pass the test.
|Fire Stopping by the Numbers for Cable Installers:|
|1.||You must know the hourly rating of the barrier. (5/8" fire rated gypsum is rated for 1/2 hr. per sheet / Cement Cinder Blocks are rated at 2 hrs.)|
|2.||Select the UL Listing to match or exceed the barrier. Pay attention to cable loads and fill procedure in the Listing.|
|3.||Go to the Cable Load Chart link. Select the proper size Sleeve, based on the % cable fill load permitted in the U.L. Listing.|
|4.||Seek pre-approval from the Authority Having Jurisdiction (Inspector). Remember, it is approved, if the Inspector says it is!|
|5.||When installing the System, be sure not to exceed the listing limitations. Read the listing.|
|6.||After installation, fill out the label and take a picture to document the System for future reference.|
|If you follow the steps listed above, you will guarantee AHJ acceptance.|
| Unique Fire Stop Products,
20850 River Rd.
Robertsdale, AL 36567