TOPIC: VicFlex

Victaulic VicFlex is proven to complete projects four times faster than projects using threaded pipe. This flexible, easy-to-install fire sprinkler system eliminates the use of soffits and bending around obstructions. The increased safety and the simplicity of installation make using flexible sprinklers ideal for a variety of sprinkler applications including suspended ceilings and hard-lid ceilings. View More

For more information on flexible sprinkler fittings for fire protection, Victaulic has compiled a library of blog posts discussing the VicFlex Flexible Fire Sprinkler Fitting System including insights about:

  • Time saving/ streamlined installations
  • Innovative solutions for improving job site safety and efficiency
  • Resolutions for the impact of winter weather and freezing conditions on sprinkler connections and systems
  • Educational videos
  • Where to find VicFlex Fire Sprinkler System in action such as tradeshows
  • Links to articles and much more

Read through each post and then share your findings and the post with colleagues that may be looking for details on implementing flexible fitting system technology for fire protection.

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Fire Protection Solutions for The Future of Hospital Design

Heightened hospital fire safety requirements, growing healthcare demand, and advanced medical technology are driving hospital design trends in 2024.

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Benefits of Using Flex Drops: Combating Ceiling Settlement

Misaligned suspended ceilings often lead to delayed or restricted sprinkler response. A benefit of flex drops is accounting for ceiling settlement.

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Benefits of Using Flex Drops: Simplified Materials Management

Materials management has been a pain point for pipe fitters in the past. Flex drops simplify the otherwise lengthy process so fitters can work faster.

Hyatt Seattle equipped with Victaulic VicFlex flex drop

Benefits of Using Flex Drops: Fixed Versus Variable Costs

Unknown obstacles on site have long prevented accurate cost estimations for fire protection systems. Get it right the first time with flex drops.

VicFlex Flexible Hose, Sprinkler Relocation, Recalculating Sprinkler System

Save Time & Mess During a Sprinkler System Retrofit

Utilizing a Victaulic 1-inch Roll Grooving Tool & VicFlex flexible hoses, a contractor completed a retrofit project 4X faster & without the mess of...

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Winter Forecast: Frozen Pipes Ahead

Victaulic's flexible fitting & dry sprinkler technology protects fire sprinkler systems eliminate the risk of frozen & burst pipes.

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In Case You Missed It: NFPA 2017 Boston

A NFPA recap including the newest innovations showcased: Construction Piping Services, Victaulic Vortex™, VicFlex™ & Hydraulic Control Valves

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A “Flexible” Solution to Fire Sprinkler Safety

Victaulic’s team of expert engineers developed a flexible dry fire sprinkler that is a simpler and safer alternative to traditional dry sprinklers.

Southeast Asia Building Magazine - September-October 2015 issue cover – features flexible sprinklers in fire protection systems article by Victaulic’s John Stempo

The Adoption of Flexible Sprinkler Systems in Fire Protection

Victaulic's John Stempo discusses flexible sprinklers in fire protection systems in the Southeast Asia Building Magazine Sept-Oct 2015 issue.