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Title:
Fundamentals of H.V.A.C.
Author:
Burton, Jack L.
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Publication Information:
Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xi, 159 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm + 1 computer disk (3 1/2 in.).
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780139075933
Format :
Book

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Central Library TH7011 .B87 1999 V.2 Book and Software Set Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

Summary

Suitable for courses in Lighting Design, Building Systems Design, and Commercial Building Design, this work helps students develop specific HVAC system design habits and methods. It provides three sample problems (and solutions) for each concept discussed. It includes an introduction to HVAC, standard design procedures, and application problems.


Table of Contents

I Basic Principles
1 HVAC Defined
2 Principles of Forced-Air Ventilation
3 Elements of Ductwork Design
4 Sizing Ductwork
5 Sizing Fans and Air Handlers
6 Computation of Heating and Cooling Loads
7 Heating and Cooling Devices and the Refrigeration Cycle
II Application Problems
Section 1 Duct Sizing, Air Device Rating, and General Ventilation
Section 2 Heating Loads and Cooling Unit Section
Section 3 Heating Loads and Heating Unit Section
Solutions to Part II Problems
Appendix A Using the DuctSizer DSP and the ThermSizer HCP Programs
Appendix B Table of Heat Transfer Coefficients of Various Construction Materials
Appendix C Loads Computation Tables
Glossary
Bibliography
Index

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