TITLE

Destratifying Heat With Large -Diameter, Low-Speed Fans

AUTHOR(S)
WOLGELENTER, NINA
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Jul2011, Vol. 83 Issue 7, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the destratification of heat using large-diameter and low-speed fans to equalize air temperatures from floor to ceiling. It points out that the combination of stratified cool and warm air eliminates the draft related to typical fan circulation for a convenient heated space. It notes the necessity of finding solutions that will control its usage to save energy.
ACCESSION #
64294754

 

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