Manual J8 estimates heating and cooling loads for residential, low-rise structures. Established loads are required for the selection of HVAC equipment that will provide maximum operating efficiency and comfort to residential structures.
This proposed standard is referenced as BSR/ACCA 2 Manual J-201x. The 58 pages of addendum changes highlighted in redline addition/deletion or via yellow highlights, along with the required response form, can be downloaded at www.acca.org/industry/ansi-standards. Comments must be submitted on the response form in accordance with the instructions on the form. Comment response forms and questions are to be addressed to Dick Shaw at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Publication date: 09/26/2011