Fundamentals of HVACR

Author: Carter Stanfield,David Skaves

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780134016160

Category: Air conditioning

Page: 1552

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Fundamentals of Hvacr with Myhvaclab with Pearson Etext -- Access Card Package

Author: Carter Stanfield,David Skaves

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 9780134486161

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1536

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NOTE: Before purchasing, check with your instructor to ensure you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, and registrations are not transferable. To register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products, you may also need a Course ID, which your instructor will provide. Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase. "For courses in HVACR" "This package includes MyHVACLab(r) " Comprehensively introduces the fundamentals of HVACR in digestible units, supported by hundreds of colorful visual aids Written in a style thatis easy to understand, this Third Edition of "Fundamentals of HVACR" introduces the principles of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration. The book is comprehensive enough to be used as the basis not only for HVACR courses, but for entire HVACR programs. Units are short and digestible, presenting complex material in a concise, straightforward manner without ever dumbing down its topics. Compared to other, similar texts, "Fundamentals of HVACR" is visually stunning, featuring 2900 supporting photographs, illustrations, drawings, and diagrams most of them in full color. The Third Edition has been revised to reflect expanded coverage of electricity, motor controls, motor applications, new technologies, regulations, and changes in the HVACR market, and remains the most up-to-date HVACR text available. Personalize learning with MyHVACLab Created specifically for Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration students and instructors, MyHVACLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with Stanfield and Skaves s, "Fundamentals of HVACR," Third Edition. It's designed to support students mastery and application of the HVAC skills they ll need for a successful career. It provides 24/7 eText access, multimedia resources, and pre-built assignments that allow instructors to measure student performance and personalize the HVAC learning experience. 0134486161 / 9780134486161 "Fundamentals of HVACR Plus MyHVACLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package " Package consists of: 0134016165 / 9780134016160 "Fundamentals of HVACR" 0134017897 / 9780134017891 MyHVACLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Fundamentals of HVACR, 3/e "

Fundamentals of HVACR

Author: Carter Stanfield,David Skaves

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: 0134016254

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1536

View: 9097

For courses in HVACR Comprehensively introduces the fundamentals of HVACR in digestible units, supported by hundreds of colorful visual aids Written in a style thatis easy to understand, this Third Edition of Fundamentals of HVACR introduces the principles of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration. The book is comprehensive enough to be used as the basis not only for HVACR courses, but for entire HVACR programs. Units are short and digestible, presenting complex material in a concise, straightforward manner without ever dumbing down its topics. Compared to other, similar texts, Fundamentals of HVACR is visually stunning, featuring 2900 supporting photographs, illustrations, drawings, and diagrams—most of them in full color. The Third Edition has been revised to reflect expanded coverage of electricity, motor controls, motor applications, new technologies, regulations, and changes in the HVACR market, and remains the most up-to-date HVACR text available. Also available with MyHVACLab® Created specifically for Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration students and instructors, MyHVACLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with Stanfield and Skaves’s, Fundamentals of HVACR, Third Edition. It's designed to support students’ mastery and application of the HVAC skills they’ll need for a successful career. It provides 24/7 eText access, multimedia resources, and pre-built assignments that allow instructors to measure student performance and personalize the HVAC learning experience. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab™ & Mastering™ does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab & Mastering, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab & Mastering, search for: 0134486161 / 9780134486161 Fundamentals of HVACR Plus MyHVACLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134016165 / 9780134016160 Fundamentals of HVACR 0134017897 / 9780134017891 MyHVACLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- for Fundamentals of HVACR, 3/e

HVAC Fundamentals

Author: Samuel C. Sugarman

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780849336652

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 300

View: 3454

This master volume covers the full range of HVAC systems used in today's facilities. Comprehensive in scope, the text is intended to provide the reader with a clear understanding of how HVAC systems operate, as well as how to select the right system and system components to achieve optimum performance and efficiency for a particular application. You'll learn the specific ways in which each system, subsystem or component contributes to providing the desired indoor environment, as well as what factors have an impact on energy conservation, indoor air quality and cost. Examined in detail are compressors, water chillers, fans and fan drives, air distribution and variable air volume, pumps and water distribution, controls and their components, heat recovery, and energy conservation strategies. Also covered are heat flow fundamentals, as well as heat flow calculations used in selecting equipment and determining system operating performance and costs.

Electricity and Controls for HVAC-R

Author: Stephen Herman,Bennie Sparkman

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1435484274

Category: Technology

Page: 576

View: 1168

Now in its sixth edition, ELECTRICITY AND CONTROLS FOR HVAC-R equips readers with the information needed to work effectively with all types of motors and control devices found in the heating and air-conditioning industry. Prior knowledge of electricity is not required as this book begins with discussion of essential basic electricity and electrical circuits concepts. Numerous schematic diagrams and step-by-step troubleshooting procedures are included to acquaint readers with all of the different types of circuits commonly encountered in the HVAC-R field. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Math for Hvacr

Author: Gary B. Xavier

Publisher: Goodheart-Wilcox Publisher

ISBN: 9781631269288

Category: Education

Page: 293

View: 7393

"Math for HVACR provides a review of basic math within a framework of heating, ventilation, air-conditioning, refrigeration, hydronics, and related mechanical trade applications. Major areas of instructional content include whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percentages, systems of measurement, electrical calculations, and algebraic, geometric, and trigonometric functions."--

Electricity for HVACR

Author: Joseph Moravek

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780135125342

Category: House & Home

Page: 608

View: 1470

Electricity for HVACR was written to help aspiring technicians with no electrical experience or training to understand the operation of HVACR electrical circuits. The text avoids theoretical discussions of circuits in order to focus on its main goal-showing students how to diagnose and solve electrical problems in HVACR systems. Using the spiral-learning concept, each new unit of the text builds on content learned from the previous unit. From how to use diagnostic tools and instruments safely to understanding diagrams and even coverage of the green ECM motor, the text's many examples, tips, and step-by-step instruction help students learn to apply troubleshooting skills to real electrical problems. - See more at: http: //www.pearsonhighered.com/educator/product/Electricity- for-HVACR/9780135125342.page#sthash.E9x9SRNj.dpuf

HVAC controls and systems

Author: John I. Levenhagen,Donald H. Spethmann

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional

ISBN: N.A

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 334

View: 9327

This book presents engineers with solutions to the problems found in control applications in the commercial HVAC buildings industry. Using their experience to take readers beyond textbook principles, the authors offer suggestions for troubleshooting not found in any other book. Divided into two sections, HVAC Controls and Systems covers all aspects of commercial controls, including pneumatic, electric, and electronic controls. The first section discusses the hardware of the controls industry: thermostats and humidistats, dampers and damper motors, automatic valves, transmitters, auxiliary devices, construction systems and devices, and electronic products. The second section covers applications of the hardware for air handling unit systems, terminal systems and units, primary systems, heat pump cycles, distribution systems, supervisory systems, maintenance and operations, and total facility approach.

Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning

A Residential and Light Commercial Text and Lab Book

Author: Cecil Johnson

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9781401884727

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 879

View: 8058

Introducing a completely current and innovative way to teach the basics of HVAC-R! Featuring more than 125 practical competencies, this “how to” guide has been carefully designed and thoroughly modernized to provide a complete learning system for the fundamentals and applications of core HVAC-R concepts. It combines straightforward theory lessons with useful “hands-on” opportunities for learning about the industry's hottest topics, including electricity and electrical controls, refrigeration fundamentals, heat pumps, oil and gas heat, safety, and more. Enhancements to this edition include an updated tool identification chart, new and improved graphics, expanded information on calculator usage, and a pressure temperature chart for use by technicians in the field.

Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

Author: Andrew D. Althouse,Carl H. Turnquist,Alfred F. Bracciano,Gloria M. Bracciano

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781631263545

Category: House & Home

Page: 1679

View: 8772

Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning is the standard for a new generation of learners. This classic is an excellent blend of theory, skill development, and service techniques to help students learn how to install and service refrigeration and HVAC systems. Technical content has never been more up to date. A logical and progressive organization, rich learning pedagogy and features, a superior art program, and readability contribute to Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning’s highly accessible nature. Relevant career and workplace readiness content prepares students for a successful career in the HVACR industry. New technical updates including added information on microchannel heat exchangers, variable frequency drives, variable refrigerant flow systems, and additional Code Alert features; new and updated content focusing on energy efficiency (chapters 31-33 and 36 - air side economizers, multistage and zoning thermostats, Thinking Green features, and variable refrigerant flow); and hundreds of new pieces of art ensure students receive a modern HVACR education. Accessible content and design contributes to CTE learner success like increased coverage of safety (new Safety chapter), well-designed illustrations to effectively support the text, and content that is well-organized and readable. Relevant career preparation and workplace readiness information is provided in a new Careers chapter, Service Call Scenario features, and correlations to HVAC Excellence and PAHRA standards and competencies.

Commercial Refrigeration for Air Conditioning Technicians

Author: Dick Wirz

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337514691

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 432

View: 3411

Popular and practical, COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION FOR AIR CONDITIONING TECHNICIANS, 3rd Edition, helps you apply HVAC skills to concepts in commercial refrigeration. Focused on the food service industry, chapters address how HVAC technicians service medium- and low-temperature refrigeration equipment such as walk-ins, reach-ins, refrigerated cases, and ice machines. Readings also include special features, such as insider tips from seasoned pros on installing, servicing, and troubleshooting commercial equipment. Freshly updated to include the latest industry changes, the third edition adds six full sections of content, as well as 150 helpful illustrations, pictures, and diagrams—including a step-by-step flowchart for quickly diagnosing and addressing the nine most common refrigeration problems you will see on the job. A resource to keep handy, COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION FOR AIR CONDITIONING TECHNICIANS, 3rd Edition, is ideal for any technician working with commercial refrigeration today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

HVACR 101

Author: Joseph Moravek

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9781418066635

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 328

View: 9441

Designed to guide apprentices, entry-level technicians, and first-year students through their first experiences in the HVAC/R trade, HVAC 101 provides a solid and thorough introduction to the field. It is the culmination of the efforts of industry leaders like the Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA), PHCC Educational Foundation Plumbing Apprentice & Journeyman Training Committee (PHCC Educational Foundation), and Refrigeration Service Engineers Society (RSES). Backed by these organizations and the high standards and cutting-edge resources that they are known for, the book begins with simple concepts that provide an overview of the world of HVAC/R and its main systems and components. Coverage then progresses to increasingly complex procedures, such as maintenance and inspection, installation and repair, and customer service and sales. This building-block approach, combined with numerous practical examples, makes the book the ideal resource for learning and applying key HVAC/R concepts.

HVAC Equations, Data, and Rules of Thumb, Third Edition

Author: Arthur Bell,W. Larsen Angel

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780071829595

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 608

View: 3660

This comprehensive volume, often called the “HVAC bible,” has been thoroughly updated to cover the latest code changes, equipment, and techniques HVAC Equations, Data, and Rules of Thumb, 3e offers all of the information an HVAC student or professional needs in one resource. The book thoroughly explains the expansion of piping systems and temperature limitations of new materials such as polyethylene, polypropylene, PVC, CPVC, and PEX. Detailed information is included for all types of facilities, including offices, hotels, hospitals, restaurants, commercial spaces, and computer rooms. This practical handbook reflects all the latest code changes—including the ASHRAE standards—and explains how to interpret and put them to use. It includes completely updated coverage of new pumps, chillers, air handling units, cooling equipment, boilers, and pipe material. You will get complete coverage of sustainability organizations that have become more important since last edition, including LEED, USGBC, Energy Star. Features hundreds of equations and rules for everything from ductwork to air-handling systems Includes a brand-new chapter on sound, vibration, and acoustics Contains an updated list of equipment manufacturers for all products featured

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, Second Edition

Author: Rex Miller,Mark Miller

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071761403

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 624

View: 7673

A Complete, Up-to-Date Guide to AC and Refrigeration Fully revisited to cover the latest techniques, tools, refrigerants, and equipment, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, Second Edition, provides a thorough introduction to the basic principles and practices of the AC and refrigeration industry. Step-by-step instructions, along with more than 800 photographs and illustrations, demonstrate efficient, cost-effective, and current methods for choosing, installing, maintaining, troubleshooting, servicing, and repairing today's cooling and climate control systems. Whether you're a do-it-yourselfer, a professional technician, or a student, you'll find the task-simplifying details you need for any project. Learn all about: Tools, instruments, and specialized equipment Development of refrigeration Voltage, current, and resistance Solenoids and valves Electric motors Refrigerants Refrigeration compressors Condensers, chillers, and cooling towers Water-cooling problems Evaporators Refrigerant flow control Servicing and safety Freezers Temperature, psychrometrics, and air control Comfort air conditioning Commercial air-conditioning systems Various types of air conditioners and heat pumps Estimating load and insulating pipes Electrical power for air conditioners Air-conditioning and refrigeration careers New refrigerants Electrical and electronic symbols used in schematics

Heating and Cooling Essentials

Author: Jerry Killinger,Ladonna Killinger

Publisher: Goodheart-Willcox Pub

ISBN: 9781566379656

Category: House & Home

Page: 624

View: 3402

Heating and Cooling Essentials is the ideal introductory book for students entering the HVAC field. The text explains the operation of refrigeration, air conditioning, and heating systems; provides instructions for troubleshooting and servicing HVAC equipment; covers the correct methods of refrigerant handling; and includes information on EPA Technician Certification. Emphasis is placed on techniques needed to properly perform installation, service, and repair. * A full chapter covers techniques for planning and installing ductwork. * Includes information on EPA regulations and "ozone-friendly" refrigerants. * Emphasizes safety, with all safety content printed in red type. * Presents measurements and quantities in US customary and metric units.