5.3003.33 Fuel Delivery System for Fuel Oil—Low Rise

Topic: 
Forced Air
Subtopic: 
System Assessment and Maintenance
Desired Outcome: 
Fuel oil delivered safely and sufficiently
Note: 
The authority having jurisdiction may require that a licensed professional perform certain tasks outlined in this detail.
For supporting material, see Referenced Standards.
TitleSpecification(s)Objective(s)
5.3003.33a
Material and support

An approved pipe type in accordance with NFPA NFPA National Fire Protection Association, www.nfpa.org will be installed and supported

The presence of the fire valve, manual oil shut off valve, union joint, and filter fitting will be verified or installed

All work will be done by a licensed professional or qualified person

Prevent corrosion

Deliver fuel to the system

Ensure material does not sag or leak

5.3003.33b
Line connections

Approved connectors for line fittings will be used

Approved filter fittings will be used

All lines will be tested for leaks

All work will be done by a licensed professional or qualified person

Install oil lines and ensure there are no leaks

5.3003.33c
Filter

Oil filter insert and pump strainer will be replaced or a new filter will be installed whenever an oil system is serviced or replaced

All work will be done by a licensed professional or qualified person

Ensure oil is free of debris