This is the sixth edition of No.113 of a series of Standards issued by the Canadian Standards Association under Part II of the Canadian Electrical Code. It supersedes the fifth edition published in 1982. Previous editions were published in 1959, 1974, 1976, and 1981. It includes all amendments to the fifth edition that have been formally approved.
Metric (SI) units have been incorporated wherever practicable. Wire sizes, diameters of probes and motor horsepower ratings, which are dependent on other standards under the CE Code, Part II, have not been converted.
For general information on Standards of the Canadian Electrical Code, Part II, see CSA Standard C22.2 No. 0, General Requirements—Canadian Electrical Code, Part II.
This Standard was prepared under the jurisdiction of the Standards Steering Committee on CE Code, Part II, and was formally approved by its Technical Committee on Environmental Products.
This Standard applies to cord-connected and permanently connected fans and ventilators intended to be connected to supply circuits of 600 V and less, for use in nonhazardous locations, and intended to be used in accordance with the Rules of the Canadian Electrical Code, Part 1.
This Standard applies to fans and ventilators for ventilating or exhaust purposes and filter units consisting of an air circulating fan and a mechanical filter.
This Standard applies to fans and ventilators of the air circulating type such as desk, pedestal, hassock, utility, suitcase, and pendent ceiling fans.
This Standard applies to fans and ventilators of the ventilating type such as wall insert, ceiling insert, attic, household hoods or canopy, and window fans.
This Standard does not apply to air conditioning equipment, electric air heaters, fan coil units, humidifiers, evaporative coolers, or electrostatic air cleaners.
The term fan throughout this Standard shall also mean ventilator.
The values given in parentheses are provided for information only.