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AHRI Standard 1160 (I-P), Performance Rating of Heat Pump Pool Heaters
Standard 1160 (I-P) Scope
AHRI Standard 1161 (SI), Performance Rating of Heat Pump Pool Heaters
This standard establishes definitions, classifications, test requirements, rating requirements, minimum data requirements for Published ratings, operating requirements, marking and nameplate data, and conformance conditions for heat pump pool heaters.
Standard 1161 (SI) Scope
This standard establishes a single set of requirements for the testing and rating of cooling capacities and electric standby cooling capacities for mechanical transport refrigeration units employing forced-circulation air-coolers; whereby, equipment performance ratings can be compared from product to product.
Factory-made assembly containing the air moving device, compressor, and refrigerant-to-water heat exchanger using ambient air as the heat source. Heat pump pool heaters shall provide function of heating pool/spa water with controlled temperature, but may include functions of cooling water.