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Section 1522 High-Velocity Hurricane Zones—Rooftop Structures and Components
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Rooftop structures shall be designed and constructed in accordance with the Florida Building Code.
Machinery, piping, conduit, ductwork, signs and similar equipment may be mounted on roofs in compliance with the following:
ROOF MOUNTED EQUIPMENT HEIGHT REQUIREMENTS
|WIDTH OF EQUIPMENT |
|HEIGHT OF LEGS |
|Up to 24||14|
|25 to 36||18|
|37 to 48||24|
|49 to 60||30|
|61 and wider||48|
For SI: 1 inch = 25.4 mm.
Electrical conduit, mechanical piping or any other service lines running on the roof shall be raised not less than 8 inches (203 mm) above the finished roof surface.