R1002.2, R1002.5, Chapter 44
Proponent: Timothy N. Seaton, B.S.C.E., Empire Masonry Heaters LLC (email@example.com)
Revise as follows:
1002.2 Installation. Masonry heaters shall be installed in accordance with this section and comply with one of the following:
2. Masonry heaters shall be listed and labeled in accordance with UL 1482 or EN 15250 and installed in accordance with the manufacturer's installation instructions.
2. Masonry heaters listed and labeled in accordance with UL 1482 or EN 15250 and installed in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions.
EN European Committee for Standardization (EN)
EN 15250 Slow Heat Release Appliances Fired By Solid Fuel. Requirements And Test Methods.
Reason: This proposal harmonizes IRC Section 1002 with the corresponding 2013 IBC Section 2112.
Cost Impact: The code change proposal will not increase the cost of construction.
Analysis: A review of the standard proposed for inclusion in the code, EN 15250 with regard to the ICC criteria for referenced standards (Section 3.6 of CP#28) will be posted on the ICC website on or before April 1, 2012.
MACS NO POSITION Public Hearing: Committee: AS - Because of staff analysis and already in UBC.
Assembly: ASF AMF DF
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