2013 Manufacturer Certification for Equipment, Products and Devices

Airflow Measurement Apparatus - Forced Air Systems

Under the 2013 Building Energy Efficiency Standards (Title 24, Part6) Section 100.0(h) and Reference Residential Appendices Section RA3.3.2.1 all airflow rate measurement apparatuses used to verify heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system airflow must be certified to the Energy Commission.

Items that must be included with the declaration statement are:

  • The product manufacturer's model numbers for the airflow measurement apparatuses.

  • The product manufacturer's product documentation that gives the specifications for use of the airflow measurement apparatus to accurately measure residential system airflow at system return grilles of single and multiple return duct systems.


2013 Reference Appendices. Revised
Posted November 25, 2013. (PDF file, 476 pages, 4.7 mb)
Residential Appendices RA 3.3.2

Submit forms and questions to CertifiedtoCEC@energy.ca.gov
or contact Mark Alatorre at 916-654-4642.

Manufacturer/Make/Model Manufacturer's Product Documentation

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Instruction Manual (2.1 mb)

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Operation Manuals

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Operation Manuals

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Operation Manual (3.7 mb)

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Operation Manual (3.7 mb)

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Duct Blaster Manual (3.4 mb)

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TrueFlow Manual (782 kb)

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