2006 Cooling Showcase Addendum

June 12, 2006
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The following is an addendum to the April 17 Residential Cooling Showcase and the May 8 Commercial Cooling Showcase issues of The NEWS.

RESIDENTIAL

Amana

Model: ASH13

Footprint (inches): 29 by 29 or 36 by 36

Serviceability features: Copeland ComfortAlertâ„¢ self-diagnostic module included in each ASH13. Large control panel can be mounted out of the way while routine maintenance is being performed.

Technical support: Distributors employ designated technical service representative. Factory technical service is available Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Central time, 888-593-9988.

Technical support materials: Specification sheets, installation and operation manuals, parts manuals, service manuals, and technical manuals available on the Website through PartnerLink.

Noise-reduction features: Dense foam compressor sound cover. A venturi is formed in each top and there is a wire fan discharge grille.

IAQ equipment supported: Amana® brand air cleaners, UV lights, and humidifiers are available.

Thermostat compatibility: Does not require a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares many common components with other Amana® brand split systems.

Additional features: A steel liquid line filter drier is factory installed in each unit. There are lug connections for the power wiring and ground wiring of the units.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts and compressor warranty.

Special installation requirements: All systems use a flowrater.

Contact: Goodman Manufacturing Co. Inc., Houston, attn: Al Knight, 713-263-5660, al.knight2@goodmanmfg.com, www.goodmanmfg.com.

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Model: ASX14

Footprint (inches): 26 by 26; 29 by 29; or 36 by 36

Serviceability features: Copeland ComfortAlertâ„¢ self-diagnostic module included in each ASX14. Large control panel can be mounted out of the way while routine maintenance is being performed.

Technical support: Distributors employ designated technical service representative. Factory technical service is available Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Central time, 888-593-9988.

Technical support materials: Specification sheets, installation and operation manuals, parts manuals, service manuals, and technical manuals available on the Website through PartnerLink.

Noise-reduction features: Dense foam compressor sound cover. A venturi is formed in each top, and there is a wire fan discharge grille. Uses a low-rpm fan motor.

IAQ equipment supported: Amana® brand air cleaners, UV lights, and humidifiers are available.

Thermostat compatibility: Does not require a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares many common components with other Amana brand split systems.

Additional features: A steel liquid line filter drier is factory installed in each unit. There are lug connections for the power wiring and ground wiring of the units.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts warranty and lifetime limited coverage on the compressor with outdoor unit replacement to the original owner.

Special installation requirements: 1-1/2 ton systems use a TXV, 2 through 5 ton systems use a flowrater.

Contact: Goodman Manufacturing Co. Inc., Houston, attn: Al Knight, 713-263-5660, al.knight2@goodmanmfg.com, www.goodmanmfg.com.

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Daikin AC (Americas) Inc.

Model: SkyAir Systems FCQ/FHQ – RZQ models

Footprint (inches): FCQ indoor unit: 11-3/8 by 33-1/8 by 33-1/8; FHQ indoor unit: 7-11/16 by 62-5/8 by 26-3/4; RZQ outdoor unit: 52-15/16 by 35-7/16 by 12-5/8.

Serviceability features: The SkyAir system features a self-diagnostic function with error codes referring to a potential cause of failure. All indoor units' and outdoor units' piping and electrical systems can be accessed from panels without disturbing the walls or ceilings.

Technical support: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., 972-245-1510. For more information, visit www.daikinac.com or call 866-4DAIKIN.

Technical support materials: Engineering data book including wiring, capacity tables; service manual including service-troubleshooting information; submittal data sheets, installation manual, operation manual, parts, and part numbers.

Noise-reduction features: Night quiet mode and outdoor quiet mode.

IAQ equipment supported: Standard filters.

Thermostat compatibility: Daikin supplies thermostats and standard wired controls. A seven day programmable controller (BRC1D71) is available as an option.

Replacement parts compatibility: Replacement parts are shared.

Additional features: This duct-free system features a Daikin inverter "variable -speed" compressor using R-410A refrigerant.

Warranty information: Six-year compressor warranty, one-year parts warranty, and one year limited labor.

Special installation requirements: Service space and piping limitations must be followed as described in the engineering data book.

Contact: Daikin AC (Americas) Inc.; Carrollton, Texas, attn: Christina Trondsen, 972-245-1510, Christina.trondsen@daikinac.com, www.daikinac.com.

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Model: FDXS/RXS Systems

Footprint (inches): indoor: 7-7/8 by 27-9/16 by 24-7/16; outdoor: 21-5/8 by 30-1/8 by 11-1/4.

Serviceability features: The less than 8-inch height of the FDXS makes it suitable for most of the residential applications where attic space is limited. Other features include a bottom or rear suction option, long piping (66 feet), and pre-charged R-410A refrigerant for piping length up to 33 feet.

Technical support: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., 972-245-1510. For more information, visit www.daikinac.com or call 866-4DAIKIN.

Technical support materials: Submittal data sheets, parts, and part numbers.

Noise-reduction features: The outdoor unit silent operation function automatically lowers the operation sound of the outdoor unit by 3 dBa. The night quiet mode reduces the operation sound of the outdoor unit by another 3 dBa at night.

IAQ equipment supported: Standard filters.

Thermostat compatibility: Daikin control system and wireless remote controller as standard.

Replacement parts compatibility: Replacement parts are shared.

Additional features: This is a hybrid crossover from the traditional ductless solution into the larger ducted unitary marketplace. The FDXS models offer the benefits of ductless technology for spot cooling, add-ons, and dedicated zone systems, but it will also be installed like a more traditional ducted system. It is an alternative to wall-mounted units.

Warranty information: Seven-year compressor warranty, five-year parts warranty, and one-year labor.

Special installation requirements: Service space and piping limitations must be followed as described in the engineering data book.

Contact: Daikin AC (Americas) Inc.; Carrollton, Texas, attn: Christina Trondsen, 972-245-1510, Christina.trondsen@daikinac.com, www.daikinac.com.

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Goodman

Model: GSH14

Footprint (inches): 29 by 29 or 36 by 36

Serviceability features: Large control panel can be mounted out of the way while routine maintenance is being performed.

Technical support: Distributors employ designated technical service representative. Factory technical service is available Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Central time, 888-593-9988.

Technical support materials: Specification sheets, installation and operation manuals, parts manuals, service manuals, and technical manuals available on the Website through PartnerLink.

Noise-reduction features: Scroll compressor and low rpm fan motor. Top engineered for minimal discharge air resistance.

IAQ equipment supported: Goodman offers a complete line of air cleaners, UV lights, and humidifiers.

Thermostat compatibility: Does not require a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares many common components with other Goodman brand split systems.

Additional features: A steel biflow liquid line filter drier is factory installed in each unit. There are lug connections for the power wiring and ground wiring of the units.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts and compressor warranty.

Special installation requirements: All systems require a TXV.

Contact: Goodman Manufacturing Co. Inc., Houston, attn: Al Knight, 713-263-5660, al.knight2@goodmanmfg.com, www.goodmanmfg.com.

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Model: SSX14

Footprint (inches): 26 by 26; 29 by 29; or 36 by 36

Serviceability features: Large control panel that can be mounted out of the way while routine maintenance is being performed.

Technical support: Distributors employ designated technical service representative. Factory technical service available from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Central time Monday through Friday, 888-593-9988.

Technical support materials: Specification sheets, installation and operation manuals, parts manuals, service manuals, and technical manuals available on the Website through PartnerLink.

Noise-reduction features: Dense foam compressor sound cover. Top engineered for minimal discharge air resistance. Uses a low rpm fan motor.

IAQ equipment supported: Goodman offers a complete line of air cleaners, UV lights, and humidifiers.

Thermostat compatibility: Does not require a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares many common components with other Goodman brand split systems.

Additional features: A steel liquid line filter drier is factory-installed in each unit. There are lug connections for the power wiring and ground wiring of the units.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts warranty and lifetime limited coverage on the compressor to the original owner.

Special installation requirements: A TXV is not required for 2 ton through 5 ton. The 1/2-ton unit requires a field installed TXV kit.

Contact: Goodman Manufacturing Co. Inc., Houston, attn: Al Knight, 713-263-5660, al.knight2@goodmanmfg.com, www.goodmanmfg.com.

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COMMERCIAL

Amana

Model: GSH13

Footprint (inches): 29 by 29 or 36 by 36

Serviceability features: Large control panel can be mounted out of the way while routine maintenance is being performed.

Technical support: Distributors employ designated technical service representative. Factory technical service is available Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Central time, 888-593-9988.

Technical support materials: Specification sheets, installation and operation manuals, parts manuals, service manuals, and technical manuals available on the Website through PartnerLink.

Noise-reduction features: Top engineered for minimal discharge air resistance.

IAQ equipment supported: Amana® brand air cleaners, UV lights, and humidifiers are available.

Thermostat compatibility: Does not require a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares many common components with other Amana® brand split systems.

Additional features: A steel liquid line filter drier is factory-installed in each unit. There are lug connections for the power wiring and ground wiring of the units.

Warranty information: Five-year parts warranty and lifetime limited coverage on the compressor to the original owner.

Special installation requirements: All systems use a simple, reliable flowrater.

Contact: Goodman Manufacturing Co. Inc., Houston, attn: Al Knight, 713-263-5660, al.knight2@goodmanmfg.com, www.goodmanmfg.com.

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Model: GSC13

Footprint (inches): 29 by 29 or 36 by 36

Serviceability features: Large control panel can be mounted out of the way while routine maintenance is being performed.

Technical support: Distributors employ designated technical service representative. Factory technical service is available Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Central time, 888-593-9988.

Technical support materials: Specification sheets, installation and operation manuals, parts manuals, service manuals, and technical manuals available on the Website through PartnerLink.

Noise-reduction features: Top engineered for minimal discharge air resistance.

IAQ equipment supported: Goodman offers a complete line of air cleaners, UV lights, and humidifiers.

Thermostat compatibility: Does not require a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares many common components with other Goodman brand split systems.

Additional features: A steel biflow liquid line filter drier is factory installed in each unit. There are lug connections for the power wiring and ground wiring of the units.

Warranty information: Five-year parts and compressor warranty.

Special installation requirements: All systems use a flowrater.

Contact: Goodman Manufacturing Co. Inc., Houston, attn: Al Knight, 713-263-5660, al.knight2@goodmanmfg.com, www.goodmanmfg.com

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COOLING SHOWCASE ONLINE

Did you miss the residential and commercial cooling showcase that was recently featured in The NEWS? If that is the case, subscribers can log onto www.achrnews.com and click on "Cooling Showcase" located under the "Current Features" header to check out what they missed.

There subscribers will find the latest air conditioning units available for the summer season. The intent of this feature is to help contractors prepare for this busy period by doing the research that will help them to distinguish between brands and between different types of equipment. Included in the coverage is feature-specific information about each individual product as submitted by the manufacturers.

Publication date: 06/12/2006

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