Table of Contents for International Mechanical Code 2000


Administration
1(8)
Section
General
1(1)
Applicability
1(1)
Department of Mechanical Inspection
1(1)
Duties and Powers of the Code Official
2(1)
Approval
2(1)
Permits
3(1)
Inspections and Testing
4(1)
Violations
5(1)
Means of Appeal
6(3)
Definitions
9(10)
Section
General
9(1)
General Definitions
9(10)
General Regulations
19(8)
Section
General
19(1)
Protection of Structure
20(1)
Equipment and Appliance Location
20(1)
Installation
21(1)
Piping Support
22(1)
Access and Service Space
22(1)
Condensate Disposal
23(1)
Clearance Reduction
24(1)
Temperature Control
25(1)
Explosion Venting
25(1)
Smoke and Heat Vents
25(1)
Heating and Cooling Load Calculations
25(2)
Ventilation
27(4)
Section
General
27(1)
Natural Ventilation
27(1)
Mechanical Ventilation
27(3)
Enclosed Parking Garages
30(1)
Systems Control
30(1)
Ventilation of Uninhabited Spaces
30(1)
Exhaust Systems
31(20)
Section
General
31(1)
Required Systems
31(6)
Motors and Fans
37(1)
Clothes Dryer Exhaust
37(1)
Domestic Kitchen Exhaust Equipment
38(1)
Commercial Kitchen Grease Ducts and Exhaust Equipment
38(3)
Commercial Kitchen Hoods
41(2)
Commercial Kitchen Makeup Air
43(1)
Fire Suppression Systems
43(1)
Hazardous Exhaust Systems
43(2)
Dust, Stock and Refuse Conveying Systems
45(1)
Subslab Soil Exhaust Systems
46(1)
Smoke Control Systems
46(5)
Duct Systems
51(6)
Section
General
51(1)
Plenums
51(1)
Duct Construction and Installation
52(1)
Insulation
53(1)
Air Filters
54(1)
Smoke Detection Systems Control
54(1)
Ducts and Air Transfer Openings
54(3)
Combustion Air
57(4)
Section
General
57(1)
Inside Air
57(1)
Outdoor Air
57(1)
Combined Use of Inside and Outdoor Air (Condition 1)
58(1)
Combined Use of Inside and Outdoor Air (Condition 2)
58(1)
Forced Combustion Air Supply
58(1)
Direct Connection
58(1)
Combustion Air Ducts
59(1)
Opening Obstructions
59(1)
Opening Location and Protection
59(2)
Chimneys And Vents
61(6)
Section
General
61(1)
Vents
62(1)
Connectors
62(2)
Direct-Vent, Integral Vent, Mechanical Vent and Ventilation/Exhaust Hood Venting
64(1)
Factory-Built Chimneys
65(1)
Metal Chimneys
65(2)
Specific Appliances, Fireplaces and Solid Fuel-Burning Equipment
67(6)
Section
General
67(1)
Masonry Fireplaces
67(1)
Factory-Built Fireplaces
67(1)
Pellet Fuel-Burning Appliances
67(1)
Fireplace Stoves and Room Heaters
67(1)
Factory-Built Barbecue Appliances
67(1)
Incinerators and Crematories
67(1)
Cooling Towers, Evaporative Condensers and Fluid Coolers
67(1)
Vented Wall Furnaces
68(1)
Floor Furnaces
68(1)
Duct Furnaces
68(1)
Infrared Radiant Heaters
68(1)
Clothes Dryers
68(1)
Sauna Heaters
69(1)
Engine and Gas Turbine-Powered Equipment and Appliances
69(1)
Pool and Spa Heaters
69(1)
Cooking Appliances
69(1)
Forced-Air Warm-Air Furnaces
69(1)
Conversion Burners
70(1)
Unit Heaters
70(1)
Vented Room Heaters
70(1)
Kerosene and Oil-Fired Stoves
70(1)
Small Ceramic Kilns
71(1)
Stationary Fuel Cell Power Plants
71(2)
Boilers, Water Heaters and Pressure Vessels
73(4)
Section
General
73(1)
Water Heaters
73(1)
Pressure Vessels
73(1)
Boilers
73(1)
Boiler Connections
74(1)
Safety and Pressure Relief Valves and Controls
74(1)
Boiler Low-Water Cutoff
74(1)
Steam Blowoff Valve
75(1)
Hot Water Boiler Expansion Tank
75(1)
Gauges
75(1)
Tests
75(2)
Refrigeration
77(8)
Section
General
77(1)
System Requirements
77(1)
Refrigeration System Classification
78(1)
System Application Requirements
78(4)
Machinery Room, General Requirements
82(1)
Machinery Room, Special Requirements
83(1)
Refrigerant Piping
83(1)
Field Test
84(1)
Periodic Testing
84(1)
Hydronic Piping
85(4)
Section
General
85(1)
Material
85(1)
Joints and Connections
86(1)
Pipe Insulation
87(1)
Valves
87(1)
Piping Installation
87(1)
Transfer Fluid
88(1)
Tests
88(1)
Embedded Piping
88(1)
Fuel Oil Piping and Storage
89(4)
Section
General
89(1)
Material
89(1)
Joints and Connections
89(1)
Piping Support
90(1)
Fuel Oil System Installation
90(1)
Oil Gauging
90(1)
Fuel Oil Valves
91(1)
Testing
91(2)
Solar Systems
93(2)
Section
General
93(1)
Installation
93(1)
Heat Transfer Fluids
93(1)
Materials
94(1)
Referenced Standards
95(6)
Appendix A Combustion Air Openings and Chimney Connector Pass-Throughs 101(4)
Appendix B Recommended Permit Fee Schedule 105(2)
Index 107