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Test Reports

1: Vulcan Eave and Soffit Vents have been accepted by the California State Fire Marshal’s office under:

2:Vulcan Vents have passed ASTM E 2886. The test evaluates the effectiveness of a vent to withstand extreme heat and ember intrusion: 

Califronia Building Code CBC Ch7A Compliance Policy #09-03 (Direct link to PDF document)

Or search the California Office of the State Fire Marshall here

Step One: Click the link. A new tab or window will open with the State Fire Marshall website fire.ca.gov.

Step Two: Select the Category: Vents for Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI)

Step Three: Select Vulcan Technologies, then select the one listing: 8165 2192-100

Vulcan Technologies  is the design and patent partner of NewCalMetals for the Vulcan Vent (website).

OR click here to download the same PDF document

We use the same active mesh in our eave and soffits as our other vents. All our vents offer the same level of fire protection.

Official Test Report

Vulcan Vent Official Test Report (does not expire)

To carry out the ASTM E 2886/E2886M test, we selected Western Fire Center Inc for both flame intrusion and ember intrusion.

More info on ASTm E2886/M

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