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Ventilation for buildings - Sheet metal air ducts with rectangular section - Requirements for strength and leakage

General information

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CEN/TC 156 Ventilation for buildings

European Norm


This European Standard specifies requirements and methods for the strength and leakage testing of rectangular ducts, including joints. It applies to ductwork used in ventilating and air conditioning systems in buildings, subject to human occupancy. The standard is primarily applicable to steel sheet ducts, but it also applies to rigid ducts manufactured from other metals, such as aluminium a and copper. The standard does not take into account the method of duct installation and support.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Construction products


Regulation (eu) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 march 2011 laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing council directive 89/106/eec

Life cycle


prEN 1507
40.60 Close of voting
Oct 8, 2002