The month, day and year the low-pressure hydrostatic test was performed.
The words “LOW-PRESSURE HYDROSTATIC TEST RECORD”.
(a) An internal service tag shall be required in each extinguisher and in each
system cylinder, if required by the applicable adopted standard, each time the extinguisher or cylinder is opened up for any type of maintenance or for any other service. The internal service tag shall be at least one-half (1/2) inch by three and one-half (3 1/2) inches on durable material either white or yellow in color with a pressure sensitive adhesive backing conforming to the standards of UL 969 Marking and Labeling Systems. A new internal service tag shall be provided that each time internal service is performed for any purpose.
EXCEPTIONS: The following extinguishers or systems are exempt from the internal tag requirement: carbon dioxide; Halogenated agents; dry chemical external cartridge- operated types; and extinguishers or systems containing water or water-type solutions.
Internal service tags shall be affixed as follows.
Any tag previously attached shall be removed prior to affixing a new
(ii) The area to which the tag is to be adhered shall be cleaned to remove all residue of any kind, including old adhesive from a previously attached tag.
(iii) The tag shall be placed within one-inch of the top of the siphon tube below the valve assembly.
(iv) The adhesive side of the center point of the tag shall be tightly adhered against the tube.
(v) The tag shall be pressed and adhered solidly around the tube and the writing must remain visible at all times. Under no circumstances shall the required information be written directly on the siphon tube.
The internal service tag shall bear at least the following information.
Name and license number of the firm.
Name and permit number of the person who performed the service.
Month, day and year the service was performed.
Suppression System Service tags shall meet the provisions of Section 2 and shall