Requirements and codes
A. All applicable portions of
Divisional requirements are to be considered as included with
B.The following are minimum requirements
and shall govern, except where all Federal, Local and/or State
requirements are in excess hereof.
A.Provide all materials, labor,
equipment, service, etc., necessary and incidental to furnish
and complete the installation of integral fabric curtain boards
as shown on the drawings and specified herein.
B.Work included consists of but
is not limited to the following:
C.Related work specified elsewhere:
- FabriLock fabric
- FabriLock thread
- FabriLock tape
- FabriLock frame
- FabriLock fasteners
- Miscellaneous steel -- see appropriate Section.
A.Submit standard shop drawings
for approval. See Div. 1 of the specifications. B.Engineering
- Submit sample of FabriLock fabric and frame for approval.
1.04 Limited Warranty
A.FabriLock manufacturer warrants
material and labor for minimum of 1 (one) year.
The product shall be subject only to warranties as may be specified
on the products or any literature accompanying them and such
warranties shall be in lieu of all other warranties, expressed
or implied, including warranties of merchantability and fitness
for a particular purpose.
A.FabriLock shall be furnished
and installed by Smoke & Fire Prevention Systems, a Division
of Construction Consultants & Contractors, Inc.
110 Ninth Street, Clarksville, Virginia
Toll Free 800.991.1352
A.Fabric for FabriLock shall
be woven as follows:
B.Thread used in hemming the
FabriLock fabric shall be woven from the same material as the
- Style: 7721 or equivalent
- Color: White
- Weave Pattern: Fancy
- Fabric Construction: Warp [MDYarns] 58 +/-2 ends/in ECDE
75 1/0 Fill [XMDYarns] 42 +/-2 picks/in ECDE 75 1/0
- Breaking Strength: Warp - 250 lbs/in minimum. Fill - 200
- Elmendorf Tear Strength: Warp - 14 lbs minimum. Fill -
14 lbs minimum
- Weight: Uncoated - 8.0 +/-0.3 OSY, Coated - 9.5 +/-0.7
- Air Permeability: 1 cfm maximum
C.FabriLock tape shall be manufactured,
using a slightly lighter weight fabric, with a heat resistant
adhesive that will not penetrate the fabric. The tape fabric
will be the same color as the FabriLock fabric with the same
coating and testing results.
D.FabriLock frame shall be constructed
of 1/2 inch electrical metallic tubing. Tubing shall be continuous
at the top and bottom of the curtain board with verticals at
10'-0" intervals to stabilize the curtain board and hold
the fabric taut. The frame shall be connected with set screw
E.FabriLock fasteners used to
support the curtain board shall be fabricated from tempered
spring steel. FabriLock fasteners shall be driven onto the supporting
structure and have steel teeth that dig into the member. FabriLock
fasteners shall be located at either 24" o.c. or 36"
o.c. as per drawings.
A.FabriLock installer, prior
to installation, shall receive confirmation from the General
Contractor that the walls and ceilings have been painted and
the floors have been sealed and/or cleaned, and the building
dried in. FabriLock installer shall be scheduled prior to fixtures
and shelving being installed. This subcontractor shall report
any adverse conditions to the General Contractor in writing
with a copy to the owner.
A.Installation shall be performed
by skilled technicians in accordance with manufacturer's instructions.
B.FabriLock curtain boards shall
be located in accordance with architect's drawings. FabriLock
curtain boards shall be installed true and plumb at parallel
and perpendicular lines to the building walls.
A.FabriLock fabric shall be tested
for both flammability and smoke generation as follows:
- UL Classified
- FM Listed
- ASTM E-84 [NFPA 255] Tunnel Test
- ASTM E-662 [NFPA 258] Smoke Density Test
- ASTM E-136 [Base Substrate]
- NFPA #701 Large Scale Test
- NFPA #701 Small Scale Test
- New York State U.F.P. Building Code Combustion Product
A.EMT tubing shall be galvanized
steel. All verticals, tees, and connectors shall be painted
to match fabric color.
Proctor & Gamble
FabriLock. From the Professionals at Smoke & Fire Prevention
Systems. A division of Construction Consultants & Contractors,
P.O. Box 1737, 110 Ninth Street
Clarksville, VA 23927
Tel. 434.374-8537 or 1.800.991.1352
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