ASTM WK28333

    Work Item: ASTM WK28333 - New Test Method for Determining Airtightness of Large and Multi-zone Buildings Using an Orifice Blower Door

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    1. Scope

    Expand current test methods (E779 & E1827) to apply more specifically to large and multi-zone buildings.

    Energy codes and specifications are increasingly requiring testing the aire leakage of buildings. Although some standards exists none of them deal specifically with the test details required of large and mjulti-zone buildings.


    Keywords

    air leakage, air infiltration, multi-zone

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    04-05-2010

    Technical Contact:
    Theresa Weston

    Status:
    Draft Under Development