Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technology

Concepts, Procedures, and Troubleshooting Techniques

Author: William C. Whitman,William M. Johnson

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9780827356467

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1124

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This work covers types of system, providing a teaching tool and a reference for long after a course is completed. Starting with the basics, each chapter builds the reader's knowledge to a professional level.
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Electricity for Refrigeration, Heating, and Air Conditioning

Author: Russell E. Smith

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337399124

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 720

View: 6310

Acclaimed for its meticulous accuracy and easy-to-understand presentation, this trusted text helps readers master the electrical principles and practices they need to succeed as professional installation and service technicians. ELECTRICITY FOR REFRIGERATION, HEATING AND AIR CONDITIONING, Tenth Edition, combines a strong foundation in essential electrical theory with a highly practical focus on real-world tasks and techniques, presenting concepts, procedures, and success tips in a logical and effective way. Thoroughly updated for today’s professionals, the Tenth Edition features up-to-date information based on current trends, technology, and industry practices--including key diagnosis and troubleshooting methods--making this trusted resource ideal for both students new to the field and current practitioners seeking to update their knowledge and skills. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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HVAC Water Chillers and Cooling Towers

Fundamentals, Application, and Operation

Author: Herbert W. Stanford III

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780203912492

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 295

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HVAC Water Chillers and Cooling Towers provides fundamental principles and practical techniques for the design, application, purchase, operation, and maintenance of water chillers and cooling towers. Written by a leading expert in the field, the book analyzes topics such as piping, water treatment, noise control, electrical service, and energy efficiency for optimal system and equipment performance and offers extensive checklists, troubleshooting strategies, and reference data, as well as recommended specifications for the procurement of new or replacement equipment. This reference also discusses proper installation and placement of chillers and cooling towers, start-up, and capacity.
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Blueprints and Plans for HVAC

Author: Joseph Moravek,Curtis McGuirt,Wilma B. Miller

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 113358814X

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 360

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Packed with vivid illustrations and a complete set of commercial prints, best-selling BLUEPRINTS AND PLANS FOR HVAC, 4th Edition combines in-depth instruction with relevant hands-on applications to equip you with the skills to succeed in the workplace. Now in an engaging four-color format, this popular text will help you master the basics of blueprint reading and apply these new skills in the HVAC trade. This Fourth Edition has been updated to include the latest codes and technological advancements, while still covering all the critical areas of study, including using the architect's and engineer's scale, creating and using working and construction drawings and freehand sketching and drafting with instruments. In addition, the new CourseMate solution includes extra activities and CAD files to increase the number of real-world exercises. Practical, current and exceedingly accurate, BLUEPRINTS AND PLANS FOR HVAC, 4th Edition will serve you in the classroom and beyond. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Electricity and Controls for HVAC-R

Author: Stephen Herman,Bennie Sparkman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1435484274

Category: Technology

Page: 576

View: 609

Now in its sixth edition, ELECTRICITY AND CONTROLS FOR HVAC-R equips readers with the information needed to work effectively with all types of motors and control devices found in the heating and air-conditioning industry. Prior knowledge of electricity is not required as this book begins with discussion of essential basic electricity and electrical circuits concepts. Numerous schematic diagrams and step-by-step troubleshooting procedures are included to acquaint readers with all of the different types of circuits commonly encountered in the HVAC-R field. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Anatomy & Physiology

An Integrative Approach

Author: Michael P. McKinley

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

ISBN: 125912407X

Category: Electronic books

Page: 1273

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Modern Hydronic Heating: For Residential and Light Commercial Buildings

Author: John Siegenthaler

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133417264

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 640

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From simple applications to multi-load / multi-temperature systems, learn how to use the newest and most appropriate hydronic heating methods and hardware to create system the deliver the ultimate in heating comfort, reliability, and energy efficiency. Heavily illustrated with product and installation photos, and hundreds of detailed full-color schematics, MODERN HYDRONIC HEATING, 3rd EDITION is a one-of-a-kind comprehensive reference on hydronic heating for the present and future. It transforms engineering-level design information into practical tools that can be used by technical students and heating professional alike. This revised edition features the latest design and installation techniques for residential and light commercial hydronic systems including use of renewable energy heat sources, hydraulic separation, smart circulators, distribution efficiency, thermal accumulators, mixing methods, heat metering, and web-enabled control methods. Everyone involved in the heating trade will benefit from this preeminent resource of the North American heating industry. It is well-suited for use in a formal education course, self-study, or as an on the job reference. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Commercial Refrigeration for Air Conditioning Technicians

Author: Dick Wirz

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337514691

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 432

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Popular and practical, COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION FOR AIR CONDITIONING TECHNICIANS, 3rd Edition, helps you apply HVAC skills to concepts in commercial refrigeration. Focused on the food service industry, chapters address how HVAC technicians service medium- and low-temperature refrigeration equipment such as walk-ins, reach-ins, refrigerated cases, and ice machines. Readings also include special features, such as insider tips from seasoned pros on installing, servicing, and troubleshooting commercial equipment. Freshly updated to include the latest industry changes, the third edition adds six full sections of content, as well as 150 helpful illustrations, pictures, and diagrams—including a step-by-step flowchart for quickly diagnosing and addressing the nine most common refrigeration problems you will see on the job. A resource to keep handy, COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION FOR AIR CONDITIONING TECHNICIANS, 3rd Edition, is ideal for any technician working with commercial refrigeration today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Lab Manual for Tomczyk/Silberstein/ Whitman/Johnson's Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technology, 8th

Author: John Tomczyk,Eugene Silberstein,Bill Whitman,Bill Johnson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305578708

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 576

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The Laboratory Manual is a valuable tool designed to enhance your students' lab experience. The manual includes a variety of resources, such as lab activities, objectives, materials lists, step-by-step procedures, illustrations, and review questions.
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Practical Problems in Mathematics for Heating and Cooling Technicians

Author: Russell B. DeVore

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133712649

Category: Mathematics

Page: 320

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Practical Problems for Heating And Cooling Technicians, 6th Edition, provides students with the essential quantitative skills they need for success in the HVAC field. This text presents mathematical theories in concise, easy to understand segments, and reinforces each concept with multiple examples and practice problems from real-world HVAC tasks, including the latest in geothermal systems, and zone heating and cooling. Loaded with helpful visual features and study aids, Practical Problems for Heating And Cooling Technicians, 6th Edition puts key information at the students' fingertips with critical formula conversion charts, a glossary of updated HVAC-specific terms, and hands-on exercises designed to build confidence and comfort with basic mathematical skills. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Illustrated Guide to the National Electrical Code

Author: Charles R. Miller

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337515841

Category: Education

Page: 496

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This uniquely effective guide helps readers master the 2017 National Electrical Code, using highly detailed, technically accurate illustrations to make even the most complex aspects of the code easier to understand and apply. An experienced author, educator, and master electrician, Charles Miller translates the often vague, complicated language of the 2017 NEC into clear, simple instructions accompanied by helpful visuals. Topics are organized logically and presented in a convenient, modular format for easy reference, beginning with fundamental concepts and progressing to requirements for various dwellings, from one-family homes to multi-family housing, commercial locations, and special occupancies. The Seventh Edition of this trusted resource provides thorough coverage of changes to the 2017 NEC, as well as numerous new and updated illustrations. Comprehensive coverage, an innovative learning approach perfect for today's visual learners, and accurate, up-to-date information make this valuable resource indispensable for beginning and experienced electricians, engineers, and other electrical professionals. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Audel HVAC Fundamentals, Volume 2

Heating System Components, Gas and Oil Burners, and Automatic Controls

Author: James E. Brumbaugh

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0764574361

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 672

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Your guide to keeping the heat on Whether you're an apprentice or a veteran HVAC technician, you know that technology changes and you need to keep up. This fully revised guidebook covers everything you need to know to install, maintain, and repair the components that run, regulate, and fuel both old and new systems. From oil burners and steam line controls to the newest chip-based technology and environmental regulations, Volume 2 helps you keep the heat on. * Install and repair thermostats, humidistats, automatic controls, and oil or gas burner controls * Review pipes, pipe fittings, piping details, valve installation, and duct systems * Find new calculations and environmental guidelines * Learn the best ways to handle hydronics and steam line controls * Deal with solid fuels and understand coal firing methods * Refer to data tables with conversions, formula cross-references, and manufacturers' lists The Audel HVAC Library Vol. 1: Heating Systems, Furnaces, and Boilers Vol. 2: Heating System Components, Gas and Oil Burners, and Automatic Controls Vol. 3: Air Conditioning, Heat Pumps, and Distribution Systems
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Audel HVAC Fundamentals, Volume 1

Heating Systems, Furnaces and Boilers

Author: James E. Brumbaugh

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118429281

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 720

View: 4336

A reference you'll warm up to From the background and basics of heating systems to the newest chip-based technology, this first volume of Audel's HVAC Library gives you comprehensive information you need on the job. Whether you're installing, servicing, repairing, or troubleshooting an old or new heating system, you'll find what you're looking for, from wood and coal furnace maintenance to new calculations and the latest environmental technologies and regulations. * Review the basics of installation, wiring, and troubleshooting for different HVAC systems * Choose the correct system for the space, climate, and needs * Compare the economy and efficiency of various fuel types * Install, maintain, and troubleshoot conversion units * Find formula cross references, data tables with conversions, and listings of trade organizations and equipment manufacturers
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Precalculus with Limits

Author: Ron Larson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133947204

Category: Mathematics

Page: 1088

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Larson’s PRECALCULUS WITH LIMITS is known for delivering the same sound, consistently structured explanations and exercises of mathematical concepts as the market-leading PRECALCULUS, Ninth Edition, with a laser focus on preparing students for calculus. In LIMITS, the author includes a brief algebra review to the core precalculus topics along with coverage of analytic geometry in three dimensions and an introduction to concepts covered in calculus. With the third edition, Larson continues to revolutionize the way students learn material by incorporating more real-world applications, ongoing review, and innovative technology. How Do You See It? exercises give students practice applying the concepts, and new Summarize features, Checkpoint problems, and a Companion Website reinforce understanding of the skill sets to help students better prepare for tests. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Air Conditioning Engineering

Author: W.P. Jones

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136430342

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 512

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Designed for students and professional engineers, the fifth edition of this classic text deals with fundamental science and design principles of air conditioning engineering systems. W P Jones is an acknowledged expert in the field, and he uses his experience as a lecturer to present the material in a logical and accessible manner, always introducing new techniques with the use of worked examples.
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Understanding Food: Principles and Preparation

Author: Amy Christine Brown

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337672351

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 704

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UNDERSTANDING FOOD: PRINCIPLES AND PREPARATION is ideal for an undergraduate course that covers the basic elements of food preparation, food service and food science. Contemporary and comprehensive in coverage, this best-selling food fundamentals text thoroughly explores the science of food through core material on food selection and evaluation, food safety and food chemistry. The sixth edition discusses classification, composition, selection, purchasing and storage for a range of traditional food items, and explores the various aspects of food service, including meal planning, basic food preparation, equipment, food preservation and government regulations. A new rich illustration and full-color photo program and unique pedagogical features make the information easily understandable and interesting to students. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Air conditioning and Refrigeration Repair Made Easy

Complete Troubleshooting Charts And Repair Guides For Commercial

Author: Hooman Gohari

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1465333843

Category: House & Home

Page: 442

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This comprehensive book has been developed to quickly train an average person for the vast commercial and residential refrigeration and air-conditioning market within a short period of time. It provides all the technical knowledge needed to start a successful refrigeration and air-conditioning business anywhere in the world.
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