Choosing a Humidity Transmitter

Corsi, Maria
August 2004
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Aug2004, Vol. 76 Issue 8, p0
Provides information on choosing a relative-humidity (RH) transmitter. Impact of the working performance of RH on heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems; Effort of the National Building Controls Information Program to test and evaluate the performance of resistive and capacitive duct-mounted RH transmitters used in a typical HVAC applications; Factors to consider in selecting a humidity transmitter.


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