Typical Specifications: Furnish where shown on plans 24" diameter Rubbish Chute
Chute Material: The Chute shall be fabricated of #16 U.S. Gauge Aluminized Steel, or optional stainless steel chutes and fittings.
Intakes: 15" wide x 18" high, stainless steel, self-closing, positive latching, bottom-hinged, hand operated doors bearing 1-1/2 Hr. 250° F U.L. "B" label. Intake door to pivot on a concealed 1/2" steel pivot shaft to prevent build-up of debris. Intake doors to be furnished with removable stainless steel door trim with embossed letters (RUBBISH).
Discharge: Type "A", normally open, inclined rolling door with fusible link. Discharge door panel to be fabricated to "B" label construction (1" thick insulation) even if U.L. Label is not required.
Vent: Provide full diameter vent 4'-0" above roof with metal explosion cap.
Floor Frames: Fabricate floor frames of 1-1/2" x 1-1/2" x 3/16" angles and 1-1/2" x 3/16" bar stock welded assembly.
Sprinklers: 1/2" IPS 165 degree sprinkler head with shield above top intake. Additional 1/2" sprinklers and shields at every second intake (or as required by Code). 3/4" IPS flushing spray head centered in chute above top intake ready for connection by plumber.
A Disinfecting and Sanitizing (D&S) unit equipped with adjusting screw to regulate the strength of disinfectant introduced into the flushing water, connected to flushing head spray head,. On-off valve on unit permits ability to by-pass disinfecting and sanitizing unit when desired. All D&S units require 15" x 15" high side-hinged stainless steel access door bearing a U.L "B" label.
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