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Audel Air Conditioning Home and Commercial, All New 5th Edition

Audel Air Conditioning Home and Commercial, All New 5th Edition

Rex Miller, Mark Richard Miller, Edwin P. Anderson

ISBN: 978-0-764-57719-2

Oct 2004

528 pages

$29.99

Description

This guide will keep you cool

Like its earlier editions, this fully updated guidebook is packed with practical information on installing, servicing, maintaining, and trouble-shooting air-conditioning systems. Whether you're an AC professional, an independent repair technician, or a cost-conscious homeowner, everything you need is here. Clearly organized and loaded with diagrams and illustrations, it's a vital addition to your toolbox.
* Find concise, accurate information on installing and maintaining both residential and commercial systems
* Understand the physics of air conditioning and filtration
* Make accurate temperature measurements using various methods and devices
* Work with room air conditioners, water cooling systems, and auto air conditioning
* Learn about refrigerants, compressors, condensers, evaporators, and AC motors
* Service, troubleshoot, and repair both old and new AC units
Acknowledgments.

About the Authors.

Introduction.

Chapter 1: Air-Conditioning Fundamentals.

Chapter 2: Psychrometry.

Chapter 3: Heat Leakage.

Chapter 4: Ventilation Requirements.

Chapter 5: Room Air Conditioners.

Chapter 6: Refrigerants.

Chapter 7: Compressors for Air Conditioners.

Chapter 8: Condensing Equipment for Air Conditioners.

Chapter 9: Evaporators for Air Conditioners.

Chapter 10: Water-Cooling Systems.

Chapter 11: Air-Conditioning Control Methods.

Chapter 12: Weather Data and Design Conditions.

Chapter 13: Year-Round Central Air Conditioning.

Chapter 14: Automobile Air Conditioning.

Chapter 15: Motors and Motor Controls.

Appendix A: Professional Organizations.

Glossary.

Index.