Open flames, red-hot cooking surfaces, and a heavily grease-laden environment combine to make the modern commercial kitchen a potentially dangerous fire hazard. Kitchen fires spread quickly and have proven to be very difficult to extinguish, making them a leading cause of structural fire damage.
The Buckeye Kitchen Mister™ System protects the modern commercial kitchen from the ever-present danger of cooking oil and grease fires Utilizing state of the art misting technology, the Kitchen Mister System has proven to be the most effective fixed kitchen fire extinguishing system ever developed, extinguishing potentially deadly kitchen fires fast, before they can spread.
The Buckeye Kitchen Mister System is quickly becoming the preferred choice of fire protection professionals throughout the world.
The models BFR-5, BFR-10, BFR-15 and BFR-20 cylinders are designated by flow point capacity (so the BFR-5 supports five (5) flow points) instead of the amount of agent they hold. Recharge is available in 5 and 10 flow point containers so there’s never a chance of error.
The Kitchen Mister Shielded Cable Interface is used to connect Buckeye Shielded Cable to any standard 1/2 inch conduit connection device. The use of Buckeye Shielded Cable instead of conduit and corner pulleys for connecting the gas valve, remote pull station, and fusible link line to the Systems Releasing Module reduces installation time by up to 50%.
Listings And Approvals
Listed by Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. (Standard UL-300)
Listed by Underwriters Laboratories of Canada, Inc.
Approved by the New York City Fire Department COA #5550
Complies with NFPA-96 and NFPA-17A Standards
All five (5) Kitchen Mister nozzles come equipped with a color identification band, red, blue, green, white or yellow. This allows for easy identification of the nozzle even when it’s installed in difficult locations such as a duct or plenum area. The nozzle is also stamped with its model number.
No Conduit Required By using Buckeye Shielded Cable no conduit is required for system inputs/outputs. Buckeye Shielded
Cable is Listed for the gas valve, detection line, and pull station.
No Conduit & Only One Anchor Bracket In Hood The Kitchen Mister System eliminates the need for conduit in the plenum and requires only one anchor bracket in the exhaust hood.
No Corner Pulleys Required Buckeye Shielded Cable eliminates the need for corner pulleys, making installation easy and fast.
Color-Coded Nozzles All Kitchen Mister nozzles have a unique color band for easy identification