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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Benefits of Vic Flex flex drops

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.

Construction engineers supervising progress of construction project

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

How To Save Time & Reduce Mess During a Sprinkler System Retrofit

Utilizing a Victaulic 1-inch Roll Grooving Tool and VicFlex flexible hoses, a Virginia contractor completed a retrofit project four times faster an...

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Winter Forecast: Frozen Pipes Ahead

Victaulic's flexible fitting technology coupled with dry sprinkler technology protects fire sprinkler systems from freezing in winter. With the abi...

Victaulic NFPA 2017 Booth

In Case You Missed It: NFPA 2017 Boston

Quick NFPA 2017 recap video post from Victaulic including the newest innovations showcased: Construction Piping Services, Victaulic Vortex™, VicFle...

Fire Sprinkler Head in Balcony Ceiling- Victaulic Flexible Dry Fire Sprinklers

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 Growing Adoption of Flexible Sprinkler Systems in Fire Protection

Southeast Asia Building Magazine Sept-Oct 2015 issue features article by Victaulics John Stempo discussing flexible sprinklers in fire protection s...

Stand Victaulic - NFSA 2015

Victaulic Shares Big News & Showcases Innovative Products at NFSA 2015

Victaulic happenings at the 2015 NFSA Annual Seminar & North American Fire Sprinkler Expo included big news & innovative pipe joining product solut...

Victaulic FireLock Fire-Pac série 745 avec améliorations de la conception de protection incendie

Victaulic to Exhibit and Announce New Innovative Fire Protection Solutions at NFSA!

At the 2015 NFSA Victaulic will share new, improved & existing products that demonstrate innovative fire protection solutions & make a special anno...