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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter QPart 161Subpart 161.002 → §161.002-8

Title 46: Shipping
Subpart 161.002—Fire-Protective Systems

§161.002-8   Automatic fire detecting systems, general requirements.

(a) General. An automatic fire detecting system shall consist of a power supply; a control unit on which are located visible and audible fire and trouble signalling devices; and fire detector circuits, as required, originating from the control unit. Power failure alarm devices may be separately housed from the control unit and may be combined with other power failure alarm systems when specifically approved.

(b) [Reserved]

[21 FR 9032, Nov. 21, 1956, as amended by CGD 94-108, 61 FR 28292, June 4, 1996]

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