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A valve used in a flush tank controllling the flushing of fixture.

Flush valve

Minimum distance of a water supply well from a disposal field.

30.5 m

Any liquid waste containing animal or vegetable matter in


suspension or solution.
Component of fire extinguisher.
An assembly consisting of a pulley wheel, side plates, shaft, and
bearings over which a cable or roped is passed.
A type of lighting that provides illumination to special objects like
sculptures, flower arragements, etc.
Minimum length of a septic tank.
Minimum distance of a water supply well from a seepage pit or
cesspool.
A device that is basically a double throw switch of generally 3-pole
connection that will automatically transfer the power from the
standby generator to the building circuitry during electrical power
failure.
Interrelationship between value of voltage and current with the
same frequency.
Length along the centerline of the pipe and fitting.
Under NBC, the maximum rated speed of an escalator along the
angle of travel.
Minimum distance of a water supply well from a septic tank.
The typical angle of inclination of an escalator to the horizontal
floor level?
Minimum trap diameter for bath tub.
Flange used on a pipe to cover a hole or opening in a floor or wall
which the pipe pass.
The minimum face to face distance between elevators in three and
four grouping.
A device for converting alternating current to direct current.
Collection line of a plumbing system is sometimes referred to as:
Minimum elevator width of single slide door elevator for small
commercial or residential building.
Minimum dimension of a manhole access to a septic tank.
Consists of a flyball or flyweight device designed to stop an
elevator.
Minimum trap diameter for a shower stall.
Another name for distribution panel.
Farad is the unit capacity of a ___.
An instrument which responds to changes in temperature, and
directly or indirectly.
Minimum gauge of galvanized sheet used for downspouts.

Sewage
Carbon dioxide
Sheave
Specific lighting
1.50 m
45.70 m
Automatic transfer
switch
Phase
Development length
38 Meters/Min
15.20 m
30 degrees
1 1/2" diameter
Escutcheon
2.0 m
Rectifier
House drain
0.60 m
508 mm
Governor
2"
Power panel
Capacitor
Thermostat
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The transmission of heat energy from one place to another by


circulatory movement of a mass of fluid.
A stop valve placed in the service pipe close to the connection at
the water main.
A vent with a function to provide circulation if air between
drainage and vent system.
A unit of illuminatinon equivalent to 1 lumen per square meter.
Minimum length of the secondary compartment of a septic tank
with a capacity of more than 6 cubic meters.
Minimum extension of the VSTR above an operable window, door
opening, air intake, or vent shaft.
Minimum extension of the VSTR above the roof.
Maximum height of a water seal for each fixture trap.

Convection
Corporation valve
Relief vent
Lux
1.50 m
0.90 m
15 cm
102 mm

The other type of flame detector other than the ultraviolet type.

Infrared

Another name for passenger elevator.


The art and science of installing in buildings the pipes, fixtures,
and other apparatus for bringing in water supply and removing
water and waterborne waste.
Minimum capacity, in cubic meters, of the secondary
compartment of a septic tank.

Lift
Plumbing
1.00 cubic meter

A hoisting and lowering mechanism with a building equipped with


Dumbwaiter
relatively small car exclusively for carrying materials.
Minimum liquid depth of a septic tank.
Minimum height of a dumbwaiter.
Standard length of an electrical metal conduit.
Maximum liquid depth for septic tank.
A controller sensitive to the degree of moisture in the air.
Minimum width of a septic tank.
It characteries short circuit.
Standard size of wire for a circuit line.
Another name for a Rectifier.
Maximum length of the tailpiece from any fixture.
Condensing unit is a part of a ___.
Minimum wire size in square millimeter for a branch circuit with
a 30 ampere rating using Type THW stranded copper conductor
in a raceway.

60 cm
1.20 m
10'
1.80 cm
Humidistat
90 cm
Low resistance, high
current
No. 12
DC Generator
60 mm
Refrigeration
5.5 sq.mm

Vertical flow of air used to separate different functions of spaces.

Air curtain

Heat rating for a fixed temperature heat detector.


A device which extends across at least 1/2 the width of each door
leaf which will open if subjected to pressure.

165-197 deg. F
Panic bar

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The installation of parts of the plumbing system which can be


completed prior to installation of fixtures or finishing. This
includes drainage, water supply and vent piping and necessary
fixture supports.
Minimum head of water, in meters, required for each section of
plumbing for water test.
The water supply pipe provided by the water utility company
where local individual connection is done.
Instrument used for measuring atmospheric pressure.
A single vent that ventilates multiple traps in the case of a back to
back vent.
A vent pipe connected to a stack vent.
Minimum sound pressure level that is capable of being detected
by the human ear.

Roughing-in

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Water main
Barometer
Common vent
Loop vent
Threshold of
audibility

A watertight receptacle which the discharge of sanitary plumbing


system or part thereof, designed and constructed to retain solids,
digest organic matter through a period of detention and to allow Septic tank
the liquids to discharge into the soil outside of the tank through a
system of open jointed subsurface piping or seepage pit.
Minimum height of a branch vent above the fixture it is venting.

6"

Minimum size of trap or branch for a bidet.


1 1/2"
Sanitary sewage from buildings shall be discharged directly to the
Main sanitary sewer
nearest ___.
A type of pipe fitting for a Yoke Vent.
1/8 bend
Telecommunication
The simplest type of building automation system.
system
Unit of sound absorption equivalent to 1 square foot of perfectly
Sabin
absorptive material.
Term applied to the interconnection of the same fixture in one soil
Battery of fixture
or waste branch with one branch vent.
What is the rating index of an air-conditioning/refrigeration
Energy Efficiency
system which rates the unit for the number of BTUs of heat
Rating
removed per watt of electrical input energy? (EER)
Minimum sie of a standpipe for a building in which the highest
outlet is 23 meters or less from the fire service connection.

4"

A circuit type where components are electrically connected end to


Parallel
end.
It refers to an individual who worked in the sanitary field of
Plumbarius
ancient Rome.
A loosely lined excavation in the ground which receives the
discharge of a septic tank and designed to permit the effluent from Cesspool
the septic tank to seep through the bottom and sides of the pit.

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Minimum distance of water pipings from any regulating


equipment, water heater, conditioning tanks, and similar
equipment requiring union fittings.
Standard frequency of power supplied by the local power utility
company like Meralco.
During elevator emergency, to rescue passengers, this part of the
elevator is used to open the doors from the outside.
The overhead service conductors from the last pole or other aerial
support to and including splices, if any, connecting to the service
entrance conductors at the building.
How many days, at least, shall be given before any plumbing work
inspection is done after written notice for inspection?
Single lever valves used in kitchen sink and lavatory faucets or at
shower valves works by the principle of a ___.
Type of lighting dealing with relatively large area lighting.
The luminous intensity of light is expressed in ___.
Unit of loudness level.
Minimum vertical distance from the bottom of water pipes to the
top of sewer or drain pipe if laid in the same trench on top of the
other.
A vent pipe connected to a vent stack.
A lamp designed to project and diffuse a uniform level of
illumination over a large area.
Minimum lead content in percent for pipes and fittings safe for
humans.
Standard size of a wet standpipe outlet for each floor.
Minimum size of a wet standpipe for a riser of more than 15
meters from the source.
Minimum size of trap and waste branch for a shower stall.
A faucet fitted with a nozzle curving downward used as a draw-off
tap.
Conveys storm water and terminates into a natural drainage such
as lakes or rivers.
Distance sound travels during each cycle of vibration.
The process of dissipating sound energy by converting it to heat.

300 mm
60 cycles
Outside door latch
Service drop
3 days
Ball valve
General lighting
Candela
Phon
300 mm
Circuit vent
Floodlight
0.08
1 1/2"
4"
2"
Bibbcock
Storm sewer
Wavelength
Sound absorption

A machine that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy,


Alternator
a generator of alternating current.
Freon in air-con must be compressed and liquefied in order to
Heat
absorb ___.
Standard size of an outlet for a dry standpipe located at each floor. 2 1/2"
Minimum sie of trap and waste branch for a pedestal urinal.
3"
What mechanical equipment, coupled with a central airconditioning system, is used to dehumidify and cool the air stream Fan coil unit
injected to a conditioned space?