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AMMONIA REFRIGERATION SYSTEM PIPE MARKING GUIDE

Complies with IIAR (Inter national Institute of Ammonia Refriger ation) Standar ds

T h e P i p e M a r ke r s h o u l d h a v e F I V E s e c t i o n s .

1. AMMONIA PIPING ABBREVIATIONS:


BD CD DC ES HGD HPL HSD HSS HTRL HTRS LIC LSS LTRL LTRS RV TSR TSS Booster Discharge Condenser Defrost Condensate Economizer Suction Hot Gas Defrost High Pressure Liquid High Stage Discharge High Stage Suction High Temperature Recirculated Liquid High Temperature Recirculated Suction Liquid Injection Cooling Low Stage Suction Low Temperature Recirculated Liquid Low Temperature Recirculated Suction Relief Vent Thermosyphon Return Thermosyphon Supply

4. PRESSURE LEVEL:
The pressure level of the refrigerant within the system piping is located to the right of Ammonia. HIGH - High Pressure - black or white on a red background LOW - Low Pressure - black or white on a green background

5. FLOW DIRECTION:
The arrows indicate the direction of flow of the system contents.

PIPEMARKER SIZE CHART


Outside Pipe Diameter Including Covering Inches 3/4 to 1 1/4 1 1/2 to 2 2 1/2 to 6 8 to 10 over 10 mm 19 to 32 38 to 51 64 to 152 203 to 254 over 254 Minimum Length of Label Field Color Inches 8 8 12 24 32 mm 203 203 305 610 813 Minimum Height of Letters Inches 1/2 3/4 1 1/4 2 1/2 3 1/2 mm 13 19 32 64 89

2. PHYSICAL STATE:
The physical state of the refrigerant is located to the left of Ammonia. LIQ - Liquid State - black or white on an orange background VAP- Vapor State - black or white on a blue background USE BOTH if both states exist

GRAPHIC PRODUCTS

3. MARKER BODY:
Ammonia printed in black letters on a yellow background.

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This guide is for general information purposes only. It is not a substitute for review of applicable standards.