Frequently Asked Questions
Are your engineers trained?Alex PollardYes, all of our engineers go through rigorous in-house training, ongoing audit processes and are fully certified to install the iMist system.
Can the iMist system be connected to a fire panel?Alex PollardYes, the iMist system can be connected to a variety of things, including:
- Fire Alarm Panels
- Auto-dial Systems
- Automatic Opening Vents (AOVs)
- Mobile Phones (SMS options available)
Can the iMist system be used in any circumstance?Alex Pollard
The iMist system can be used in domestic & residential circumstances.
Can the system be retrofitted?Alex Pollard
Yes, our system is easily retrofitted within existing buildings/developments. The iMist system is installed much easier than traditional systems because of the flexibility of its components.
We have completed many retrofit projects
Do I need a water tank?Alex Pollard
No, as long as the incoming water supply meets the requirements for the system. Contact iMist today for more information.
Has the iMist system passed relevant testing?Alex PollardYes, the iMist system has full system test reports available, for both, BS8458:2015 & DD8458-1:2010; as well as UL & ULC component testing, with certificates to support this.
How big are the nozzles and hoses?Alex Pollard
The hole required for the nozzle is 76mm, and the nozzle protrudes from the ceiling by 22mm. The hoses are measured at 15mm with a 22mm connection.
How big is the pump?Alex PollardThe pumps come in two sizes, for residential and domestic properties.
Domestic pumps are: Height – 400mm, Depth – 300mm, Length – 500mm, Weight – 35KG.
Residential pumps measure to: Height – 500mm, Depth – 300mm, Length – 500mm, Weight – 80KG.
Please note, you will need to allow extra space around the pump for installation and pipework.