Press Release Summary:
The Air Movement and Control Association has revised ANSI/AMCA standard 610, Laboratory Methods of Testing Airflow Measurement Stations for Performance Rating. The revisions include updated terminology, units and symbols made with normative-reference ANSI/AMCA standards. The revised standard includes uniform test methods for determining performance characteristics of airflow measurement stations.
Original Press Release:
AMCA Revises Airflow-Measurement-Station Standard 610
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., May 16, 2019—Air Movement and Control Association (AMCA) International Inc. announces the revision of ANSI/AMCA Standard 610, Laboratory Methods of Testing Airflow Measurement Stations for Performance Rating.
The newly designated ANSI/AMCA Standard 610-19 establishes uniform test methods for determining the performance characteristics and accuracy of airflow measurement stations under varied airflow rates and conditions.
Revisions to ANSI/AMCA Standard 610 include:
- Updated terminology.
- Units and symbols made consistent with normative-reference ANSI/AMCA standards.
No changes were made to calculations or the reporting of test results.
About AMCA International
Air Movement and Control Association (AMCA) International Inc. is a not-for-profit association of manufacturers of fans, dampers, louvers, air curtains, and other air-system components for commercial HVAC, industrial-process, and power-generation applications. With programs such as certified ratings, laboratory accreditation, verification of compliance, and international standards development, the association's mission is to advance the knowledge of air systems and uphold industry integrity on behalf of AMCA members worldwide. For more information about AMCA, visit www.amca.org.
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