Some articles on local application:
... are two methods for applying an extinguishing agent total flooding and local application ... Systems working on a local application principle apply an extinguishing agent directly onto a fire (usually a two dimensional area), or into the three dimensional ... The main difference in local application from total flooding design is the absence of physical barriers enclosing the fire space ...
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