Answers when you need themWhen you need to check specs, confirm measurements, or make a quickmetric conversion on the job, find the answers quickly andeasilyright in your pocket.Your one-stop reference for* Conversion tables, electrical formulas, pipe thread standards,and motor ampere ratings* Fuel cost comparisons* Offset calculations and valve details* Gas and oil burner specifications* Pipe performance data* Weather and design factors affecting heating/coolingcalculations* Troubleshooting guidelines
About the Author
James Brumbaugh (Winchester, VA) is an active HVAC consultant with more than twenty years experience in residential and light commercial construction. James has authored 15 books on HVAC, construction, and the trades.
Table of Contents
Piping and Pipefitting.
Dual Fuel/Conversion Gas Burner Specifications.
Residential and Light-Commercial Oil Burner Specifications.
Oil Storage Tanks.
Chimneys and Fireplaces.
Steam Heating Systems.
Hydronic (Hot-Water) Heating Systems.
Radiator and Convector Details.
Properties of Water, Air, and Saturated Steam.
Pipe Performance Data.
PEX Plastic Tubing.
Ducts and Duct Systems.
Humidifiers and Dehumidifiers.
Compressors and Condensers.
Ventilation and Exhaust Fans.
Weather Data, Design Conditions, and Related Factors Used inHeating and Cooling Load Calculations.