Victaulic, the world’s leading manufacturer of mechanical pipe-joining systems, has introduced the world’s first flexible dry sprinkler. Victaulic has entered a new category of dry sprinkler with the VicFlex VS1, combining the industry-leading VicFlex flexible fittings technology with traditional Victaulic dry sprinkler technology that provides revolutionary freeze protection.
Among those who will benefit from the new VicFlex Dry Sprinkler include:
Contractors – Increased convenience by eliminating measurement and simplifying ordering. Eliminating coordination and multiple trips to the jobsite.
One-piece brackets with no loose parts.
AHJs – Increased safety and peace-of- mind without having to worry about frozen
Engineers/Architects/Designers – Increased design flexibility and ability to deliver beautiful spaces without compromising on the quality of the space.
Building Owners/Developers – Eliminating soffits and ensuring sprinkler piping will be conditioned. No need to figure out how to hide sprinkler piping, concealed pendent applications are now a reality.
Insurance Agencies – Eliminating damage and insurance claims.
Common applications for the VicFlex Dry Sprinkler include multi-family residential apartments and condos, balconies and breezeways of any commercial or residential buildings, parking garages with finished ceilings and assisted living facilities. The VicFlex Dry Sprinkler is available as a K5.6 commercial dry sprinkler in both sidewall and pendent orientations, including a flat-plate concealed version. convenience, all styles are available in either 38”, 50”, or 58” lengths.