ISO 13256-1:2021


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1.1 This document establishes performance testing and rating criteria for factory-made residential, commercial and industrial, electrically-driven, mechanical- compression type, water-to-air and brine-to-air heat pumps. The requirements for testing and rating contained in this document are based on the use of matched assemblies. 1.2 Equipment designed for rating at one liquid temperature range under this document may not be suitable at all liquid temperature ranges covered in this document. 1.3 This document does not apply to the testing and rating of individual assemblies for separate use, nor to the testing and rating of heat pumps covered in ISO 5151, ISO 13253 or ISO 13256‑2.

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  • Standard from ISO
  • Published:
  • Edition: 2
  • Document type: IS
  • Pages
  • Publisher: ISO
  • Distributor: ISO
  • ICS: 27.080
  • International TC: ISO/TC 86/SC 6

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