TITLE

The Fan Selection Process: How to select the right fans and successfully specify fan pressure

AUTHOR(S)
Stevens, Mark
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Apr2008 Supplement, Vol. 80, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the proper selection of fans and their specification. It states that proper selection avoids high energy cost, extreme airflow noise, and increased maintenance requirements. It cites the various types of fans including centrifugal fans, propeller fans and radial bladed fans. It also presents the basic parameter requirement in selecting a fan including installation type, desired airflow rate and pressure required to move the airflow rate desired.
ACCESSION #
31940076

 

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