Section 917 Single-Stack Vent System
Drainage stacks shall be sized in accordance with Table 917.2. Stacks shall be uniformly sized based on the total connected drainage fixture unit load. The stack vent shall be the same size as the drainage stack. A 3-inch (76 mm) stack shall serve not more than two water closets.
SINGLE STACK SIZE
|STACK SIZE |
|MAXIMUM CONNECTED DRAINAGE FIXTURE UNITS|
|Stacks less than |
75 feet in height
|Stacks 75 feet to |
less than 160 feet
|Stacks 160 feet|
and greater in
For SI: 1 inch = 25.4 mm, 1 foot = 304.8 mm.
Horizontal branches connecting to a single-stack vent system shall be sized in accordance with Table 710.1(2). Not more than one water closet shall discharge into a 3-inch (76 mm) horizontal branch at a point within a developed length of 18 inches (457 mm) measured horizontally from the stack.
Where a water closet is within 18 inches (457 mm) measured horizontally from the stack and not more than one fixture with a drain size of not more than 11/2 inches (38 mm) connects to a 3-inch (76 mm) horizontal branch, the branch drain connection to the stack shall be made with a sanitary tee.