You’ve installed our smoke/daily vent control panels, but did you know you can add on some features at little extra expense?
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A stairwell smoke ventilator is an automatic opening ventilator (AOV) which provides at least 1.0m2 of free area when open. It usually serves one of two purposes;
Stairwell ventilation can be achieved by automatically opening a window within the stairwell. As always this is subject to the minimum free area being achieved when calculated using the method in diagram C7 of Approved Document B.
It is recommended that bottom hinged outward opening windows are selected for efficient smoke evacuation, however this is not a requirement of ADB. Stairwell ventilators are more commonly used for replacing fresh air in a lobby extract system.
A variety of actuators are available for different window types depending on what the required free area is.
A stairwell smoke ventilator is an AOV which provides at least 1.0m2 of free area when open. It usually serves one of two purposes;
- to evacuate any smoke that gets in the stairwell of small buildings,
- or, more commonly, it provides replacement air for a lobby smoke extract system in large buildings.
The most common product types of stairwell ventilators are illustrated below.
Easivent has now been running Approved Installer Training for over a year, with 7 training sessions completed and 15 companies becoming Easivent Approved Installers.
Take advantage of the AOV kit approach and gain many benefits for your smoke control project.
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