TITLE

Don't Ignore 'System Effect'

PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration News;5/12/2003, Vol. 219 Issue 2, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the concept of the system effect factor in fans developed by the Air Movement and Control Association International Inc. in the U.S. Importance of the elbow placement to the performance of the system; Benefits of the system design for the ventilation industry; Factors considered in designing the system.
ACCESSION #
9805378

 

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