AHRI GUIDELINE G I-P
Mechanical Balance of Impellers for Fans
|Publication Date:||1 January 2016|
This document is intended to apply specifically to system vibration and mechanical Balancing as related to Impellers for Fans. The principles presented can however be generally applied to many rotating components (Rotors).
This document covers Impellers and propellers while fan systems are covered by Air Movement and Control Association International, Inc. (AMCA) Standard 204. For information on system vibration, see Appendix C.
Purpose. The purpose of this document is to provide fundamental information and to guide the industry on Balance as applied to Impellers used in air moving systems. It includes terminology used and methods of Balancing practiced by the industry.
Intent. This document is intended for the guidance of component suppliers and equipment manufacturers.
Review and Amendment. This document is subject to review and amendment as technology advances.