Presents the basic methods and procedures required to design HVAC air distribution systems. Offers the HVAC system designer and installer detailed information on duct design, materials and construction methods. In addition to the basic engineering guidelines for the sizing of HVAC ductwork systems, the manual also provides related information on economics of duct systems, duct system layout, pressure losses, fan selection, duct leakage, acoustic considerations, and Testing, Adjusting and Balancing (TAB). Both U.S. and metric units are provided in all examples, calculations, and tables.
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