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HVAC Systems - Understanding the Basics


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SMACNA's HVAC Systems-Understanding the Basics is a comprehensive non-technical manual written to provide an overview of HVAC Systems used in residential, commercial, and institutional buildings. The manual addresses:

- HVAC System Basics,

- Central Heating and Central Cooling Equipment,

- Hydronic and Air Distribution Systems,

- Central HVAC Systems, and

- the components that comprise these systems.

The 2016 update addresses Humidifiers, Mini-Split Systems, Geothermal Systems, Hydronic Radiant Cooling, and Other New Technology and Equipment. With added chapter questions and answers, this manual can be used for self-study, group training, or reference.

The 2018 revision added video learning modules throughout the document to enable users to click a link and view a video on specific topics.

  • Publisher: SMACNA
  • Number of Pages: 250
  • Edition: 3rd
  • Date published: 2018
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