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Flame Prop & Mat Rating

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
FIP 264 Flame Prop & Mat Rating 1 4 0 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Summer 1997

This course covers the role of interior finishes in fires, smoke obscuration and density, flame spread, pyrolysis, and other related topics. Emphasis is placed on testing equipment which includes Rack Impingement, Bench Furnace, and the two-foot tunnel. Upon completion, students should be able to understand the operation of the testing equipment and compile a reference notebook.