1.1 This outline covers corrugated medical tubing systems intended for use in hospitals and health centers for distribution of nonflammable medical gas in accordance with the Standard for Health Care Facilities, NFPA 99.
1.2 CMT systems are intended for inside aboveground and in slab, when installed in approved nonmetallic conduit, applications only.
1.3 This outline covers medical tubing systems up to 2 inches (50.8 mm), based on the nominal inside diameter of the tubing.
1.4 These products have not been evaluated for use after fires, natural disasters such as earthquakes, or excessive physical damage beyond the expected assembly, installation and uses as identified in these requirements.
1.5 These products are intended to be periodically inspected and maintained for continued service, or taken out of service if necessary by qualified persons in accordance with industry recommended practices and/or the manufacturer’s instructions.