Handbook of air conditioning and refrigeration by Shan K. Wang

By Shan K. Wang

This new instruction manual bargains designers and operators of air-con and refrigeration structures every little thing they should be aware of so as to function functioning, energy-efficient, and most economical structures. It takes a complete structures method of HVAC&R, which serves as a precious replacement to different references within the box. via offering easy theoretical recommendations of thermodynamics and houses of topic, functional information at the working features of a variety of platforms, and analytical instruments, the "Handbook of Refrigeration and air-con" allows engineers to: thoroughly make sure the ability of varied structures; choose the most productive method; and function the procedure at minimal power and value. The "Handbook" emphasizes such new applied sciences as microprocessor-based direct electronic controls - a vital part of all HVAC&R structures; off-peak structures, resembling thermal garage and fuel cooling; dessicant cooling; chilly air distribution; adjustable frequency AC drives; and direct-fired two-stage absorption chiller-heaters. incorporated are facts at the complete- and part-load capacities of centrifugal refrigeration platforms, in addition to variable-air quantity, fan-coil, ice garage, and water garage structures. furthermore, the "Handbook" bargains specific insurance of the rules of area air diffusion, duct sizing equipment and numerous offer and aid fanatics. a number of case reviews and the greater than four hundred illustrations give a contribution to creating the "Handbook of Refrigeration and air con" an invaluable source for each HVAC&R engineer.

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Use simple, direct, and clear language without repetition. All the terms must be well defined and written in a consistent manner. Don’t write specifications or refer to other works without having personal knowledge of the content or even understanding its meaning. All the specifications must be tailored to fit the designed HVAC&R system. Never list an item that is not listed in the specified HVAC&R system, such as the return ducts in a fan-coil system. CODES AND STANDARDS Codes are generally mandatory state or city laws or regulations that force the designer to create the design without violating human safety and welfare.

Use simple, direct, and clear language without repetition. All the terms must be well defined and written in a consistent manner. Don’t write specifications or refer to other works without having personal knowledge of the content or even understanding its meaning. All the specifications must be tailored to fit the designed HVAC&R system. Never list an item that is not listed in the specified HVAC&R system, such as the return ducts in a fan-coil system. CODES AND STANDARDS Codes are generally mandatory state or city laws or regulations that force the designer to create the design without violating human safety and welfare.

Software Requirements ● ● ● ● A CADD software tailored to a specific HVAC&R design or drafting purpose is needed. Built-in error checking and error finding are necessary features. Transferability of drawings and data among different CADD systems is important. ASHRAE Handbook 1995, HVAC Applications, recommended that software interface to the most prominent formats: the Initial Graphics Exchange Specification (IGES), the Standard Exchange Format (SEF), and the Data Exchange Format (DXF). While using the many available computer software programs for loads, energy, and hydraulic property calculations, one should verify and calibrate the results against field-measured values in order to improve the effectiveness of the computer software when the conditions and affecting factors may be varied.

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