Marine Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning

ISBN-10: 0870335650
ISBN-13: 9780870335655
Edition: N/A
Authors: James A. Harbach
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Description: Since the 1990's environmental concerns have had a major impact on refrigeration and air-conditioning systems. Today's students are required to learn how to retrofit existing systems as well as replacing entire units. These tasks are explained fully  More...

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List price: $50.00
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Limited
Publication date: 6/30/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 385
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.18" tall
Weight: 2.068
Language: English

Since the 1990's environmental concerns have had a major impact on refrigeration and air-conditioning systems. Today's students are required to learn how to retrofit existing systems as well as replacing entire units. These tasks are explained fully in this new title.

Prefacep. 1
Introduction
Marine Applications of Mechanical Refrigerationp. 3
Refrigerated Ship's Storesp. 4
Air-Conditioningp. 4
Refrigerated Cargop. 7
The Vapor Compression Cycle
The Reversed Carnot Cyclep. 11
The Vapor-Compression Cyclep. 15
The Ideal Saturated Vapor-Compression Cyclep. 19
Multiple Evaporators with One Compressorp. 29
Problems (English Units)p. 33
Problems (SI Units)p. 34
Refrigerants
Propertiesp. 39
Safetyp. 39
Lubricantsp. 41
Refrigerant Numbering Systemp. 42
Refrigerant Blendsp. 44
Ozone Depletion and the Montreal Protocolsp. 46
Alternative Refrigerantsp. 49
Secondary Refrigerantsp. 50
Problems (English Units)p. 51
Problems (SI Units)p. 51
Compressors
Reciprocating Compressorsp. 52
Rotary Compressorsp. 78
Centrifugal Compressorsp. 83
Problems (English Units)p. 88
Problems (SI Units)p. 89
Evaporators and Condensers
Evaporatorsp. 91
Condensersp. 94
Liquid Chillers and Secondary Refrigerantsp. 96
Sizing of Evaporators and Condensersp. 99
Estimating Overall Heat Transfer Coefficientsp. 106
Estimating Convection Film Coefficientsp. 110
Problems (English Units)p. 117
Problems (SI Units)p. 118
Controls and Accessories
Expansion Devicesp. 120
Problems (English Units)p. 145
Problems (SI Units)p. 146
Psychrometry and HVAC Processes
Dry-Bulb Temperature (DB)p. 147
Wet-Bulb Temperature (WB)p. 147
Dew Point Temperature (DP)p. 148
Relative Humidity (RH)p. 148
Humidity Ratio ([omega])p. 148
Specific Volume ([rho])p. 148
Enthalpy (h)p. 149
Calculating the Properties of Air-Water Vapor Mixturesp. 149
The Psychrometric Chartp. 156
HVAC Processesp. 160
Problems (English Units)p. 174
Problems (SI Units)p. 176
Cooling and Heating Load Calculations
Design Conditionsp. 178
Components of the Cooling and Heating Loadp. 179
Thermal Transmission Loadp. 180
Ventilation and Infiltration Loadp. 183
Solar Loadp. 186
Equipment and Lighting Loadp. 189
Occupant Loadp. 190
Product Loadp. 192
Heating and Cooling Load Sizing Examplesp. 193
Problems (English Units)p. 199
Problems (SI Units)p. 200
HVAC Systems and Components
Single Zone Systemp. 201
Multiple Zone Systemsp. 202
Terminal Reheat Systemp. 203
Dual Duct Systemp. 204
Variable Air Volume Systemsp. 205
Water Systemsp. 207
Unitary Systemsp. 210
Cargo Hold Dehumidification Systemsp. 211
HVAC System Componentsp. 213
System Testing and Balancingp. 238
Problems (English Units)p. 241
Problems (SI Units)p. 242
Absorption Systems, Multi-Pressure Systems, and Low-Temperature Systems
Absorption Systemsp. 243
Cascade Systemsp. 252
Liquefaction Systemsp. 253
Problems (English Units)p. 255
Problems (SI Units)p. 257
Operation and Maintenance
Prohibition on Venting of Refrigerantsp. 259
Certification of Techniciansp. 260
Leak Repairp. 260
Recover, Recycle, and Reclaimp. 261
Refrigeration System Operation and Maintenancep. 270
Troubleshooting Refrigeration Systemsp. 289
Appendix
Conversion Factorsp. 296
Constantsp. 297
Saturation Temperature Property Table for R-12 (English Units)p. 298
Saturation Pressure Property Table for R-12 (English Units)p. 299
R-12 Superheat Property Table (English Units)p. 300
Saturation Temperature Property Table for R-12 (SI Units)p. 302
Saturation Pressure Property Table for R-12 (SI Units)p. 303
R-12 Superheat Property Table (SI Units)p. 304
Saturation Temperature Property Table for R-22 (English Units)p. 306
Saturation Pressure Property Table for R-22 (English Units)p. 307
R-22 Superheat Property Table (English Units)p. 308
Saturation Temperature Property Table for R-22 (SI Units)p. 310
Saturation Pressure Property Table for R-22 (SI Units)p. 311
R-22 Superheat Property Table (SI Units)p. 312
Saturation Temperature Property Table for R-134a (English Units)p. 314
Saturation Pressure Property Table for R-134a (English Units)p. 315
R-134a Superheat Property Table (English Units)p. 316
Saturation Temperature Property Table for R-134a (SI Units)p. 318
Saturation Pressure Property Table for R-134a (SI Units)p. 319
R-134a Superheat Property Table (SI Units)p. 320
Pressure-Enthalpy Diagram for R-134a (English Units)p. 322
Pressure-Enthalpy Diagram for R-134a (SI Units)p. 323
Saturated Steam Properties (English Units)p. 324
Saturated Steam Properties (SI Units)p. 325
EPA Certification for HVACR Technicians and Practice Questionsp. 326
Corep. 326
Type I (Small Appliances)p. 328
Type II (High-Pressure)p. 329
Type III (Low-Pressure)p. 331
Core Practice Questionsp. 332
Type I (Small Appliance) Practice Questionsp. 344
Type II (High-Pressure) Practice Questionsp. 356
Type III (Low-Pressure) Practice Questionsp. 368
Referencesp. 380
Indexp. 381
About the Authorp. 385
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