AMCA 501-17 Louver Application Manual and Design Guide
: Brown Technical Book Store
This publication outlines the application of louvers, including selection for pressure drop, air leakage, water penetration and sound reduction. Examples of louver selection are included. "System Effects," An important section in this publication, should not be overlooked when applying performance data (see Section 7). For information on testing, see Section 6.1; for information on certified ratings, see Section 6.2. Common industry practices in louver construction, mounting and suggested fastening methods for typical structures have been included to assist the installer.