ANSI Z21.63-2011/CSA 11.3-2011
Portable Type Gas Camp Heaters
This standard applies to unvented portable type gas camp heaters of the infrared type only up to and
including a maximum input of 12,000 Btu/hr (3 517 w) using propane, butane, and liquefied petroleum
gases and mixtures thereof, and intended for outdoor use.
This standard applies to portable type gas camp heaters having:
a. A regulated pressure; or
b. A non-regulated pressure.
Heaters and components employing materials or having forms of construction differing from those
detailed in these provisions may be examined and tested according to the intent of the provisions, and if
found to be satisfactorily equivalent, may be given recognition.
This standard applies to heaters constructed entirely of new, unused parts and materials.
All references to psi throughout this standard are to be considered gauge pressures unless otherwise
All accessories recommended by the manufacturer for use with appliances certified to this standard shall
be supplied and with the appliance.
If a value for measurement as given in this standard is followed by an equivalent value in other units, the
first stated value is to be regarded as the specification, except as noted in A.2.
Exhibit A, Items Unique to Canada, contains provisions that are unique to Canada.
Exhibit B, List of Reference Standards, contains a list of standards specifically referenced in this standard,
and sources from which these standards may be obtained.