WH vent through roof close to parapet wall

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    Gh0st

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    New Mexico. 20190110_181946.jpg I cant find the part of code that states the distance from parapet wall.i want to say its 3 feet but my problem is i have to be 10 feet from the air intake that puts me up against the parapet wall.
     
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    looks like if you are closer than 10' / but no closer than 2'

    the top of vent has to be 2' above parapet

    The above is uniform mechanical code
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    below is the international mechanical code
    #2 shows.....If close to intake be 3' higher that intake


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