Chill Out With New Equipment For 2002

April 4, 2002
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In addition to the Cooling Showcase Chart provided on our home page (see the bottom of the left-hand column), The News is featuring the industry’s latest commercial cooling products in the following feature. The manufacturers provided The News with the brief description of features included with each product. For more information, please contact the manufacturers or their distributors.

Addison Products Co.

Model: DC Series B packaged unit
Footprint (in.): 160 by 40 (smallest) to 390 to 75 (largest)
Serviceability features: Hinged service panels, adjustable blower drives, cleanable energy conservation wheel.
Technical support: Purchased factory start-up.
Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Humidity-control features: Energy conservation wheel and reheat.
Additional features: Variety of optional features available.
Contact: Addison Products Co., Orlando, FL; Attn: Gordon Nelson, 407-292-4400; 407-290-1329 (fax); info@addison-hvac.com (e-mail); www.addison-hvac.com (website).

eProduct #100

American Standard

Model: Packaged convertible rooftops
Footprint (in.): 70 (l) by 44 (w) (3 to 5 tons); 88 (l) by 53 (w) (6 to 10 tons)
Serviceability features: Double-sloped, reversible drain pans; single-side access; hinged access doors; standardized components; colored and numbered wiring; patent-pending hybrid 1+1+1 multi-row coil designed with gaps for easy cleaning; convenience outlet; “fan fail” and “clogged filter” switches.
Technical support: Contact local American Standard distributor.
Noise-reduction features: Not applicable.
Humidity-control features: Factory installed TXVs, energy recovery wheel options.
Additional features: Stylish, compact cabinet; flexible platform design with numerous factory-installed options. Two roof curb footprints for 3- to 10-ton models; all foil-face insulation; easy-to-adjust belt-drive motors; single-point entry.
Contact: American Standard, Clarksville, TN; Attn: Carl Krueger, 931-648-5124; 931-648-5901 (fax); carl.krueger@americanstandard.com (e-mail); www.americanstandardair.com (website).

eProduct #101

Armstrong Air Conditioning Inc.

Model: AAC Commercial HS29
Footprint (in.): 36 (w) by 50 (l) by 36 (h); 36 (w) by 60 (l) by 49 (h); 59 (w) by 67 (l) by 50 (h)
Serviceability features: Full-perimeter base rail for ease of installation; slide-out control box for easy access; full-service liquid and suction valves.
Technical support: 419-483-4840, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.
Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: High-capacity drier furnished. Low-pressure switch for loss of charge and freeze protection. Low ambient operation down to 0?F without additional controls. Hail guard and hot gas bypass available.
Contact: Armstrong Air Conditioning, Bellevue, OH; Attn: Cabot Oglesby, 419-483-4840; 419-483-3557 (fax); www.aaccommercial.com (website).

eProduct #102

Bryant Heating and Cooling Systems

Model: DuraPAC Series Rooftops, Model 558F and 580F
Footprint (in.): 45 by 73 (3 to 6 tons); 58 by 87 (7.5 to 10 tons); 83 by 86 (15 to 25 tons)
Serviceability features: Compressors have overload protection. Refrigeration system protection includes high and low (loss-of-charge) pressure switches.
Technical support: Contact local Bryant distributor
Noise-reduction features: Compressor vibration isolation provides quiet operation.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: Line of packaged cooling products that comply with ASHRAE 90.1-99 cooling efficiency requirements. Optional extended warranties are available.
Contact: Bryant Heating and Cooling Systems, Syracuse, NY; Attn: Doug Masch, 317-240-5265; 317-240-5666 (fax); doug.masch@bryant.com (e-mail).

eProduct #103

Model: Model 569D and 576C
Footprint (in.): 46 by 60
Serviceability features: Compressors have overload protection and refrigeration system protection includes high and low (loss-of-charge) pressure switches.
Technical support: Contact local Bryant distributor.
Noise-reduction features: Compressor vibration isolation and dual condenser fans reduce sound level of unit.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: Factory-installed options include copper fin coils, precoated fin coils, post-coated E-coat coils, disconnect switch, 115-V convenience outlet, and low ambient control. Cooling efficiency is ASHRAE 90.1-1999 compliant, the company said. Optional extended warranties are available.
Contact: Bryant Heating and Cooling Systems, Syracuse, NY; Attn: Doug Masch, 317-240-5265; 317-240-5666 (fax); doug.masch@bryant.com (e-mail).

eProduct #104

Carrier Corp.

Model: Centurion Series, 48/50HG
Footprint (in.): 146 (l) by 86 (w) by 58 (h)
Serviceability features: Double-wall hinged access doors with door retainers. Slide-out blower assembly, full on-board diagnostics at unit or remote via ComfortLink controls and scrolling marquee. System refrigerant pressure is displayed on a marquee or remote — no gauges needed.
Technical support: Carrier has more than 80 commercial service offices nationwide, or call 800-CARRIER (227-7437) for 24-hr assistance.
Noise-reduction features: Fully insulated cabinet with precision-engineered fan system. Has isolated compressor compartment that is fully insulated.
Humidity-control features: Control logic allows staging to activate according to ambient temperature to ensure fresh or return air is treated in proper order.
Additional features: Total cost of ownership includes operating efficiencies, easy service, maintenance, and installation, with industry-leading sound and reliability, said the company. Fully field-convertible duct configurations from side to bottom, factory option of disconnect switch, smoke detectors, air management, power exhaust, CO2 sensor, and stainless steel gas heat exchanger.
Contact: Carrier Corp., Syracuse, NY; 800-227-7437; contact.carrier@carrier.utc.com (e-mail); www.carrier.com (website).

eProduct #105

Model: Ecozone 50XJ
Footprint (in.): 120 by 87
Serviceability features: Service test mode, cleanable condensers, quarter-turn latched access panels with lift-off handles, TXV, and sight glass out of the airstream.
Technical support: Carrier has more than 80 commercial service offices nationwide, or call 800-227-7437 for 24-hr assistance.
Noise-reduction features: Isolated compressors, sound insulation in compressor section. Spring-isolated evaporator fan, special sound-attenuating plenums, standard unit vibration pads.
Humidity-control features: Deep-row coils with multiple compressor options, full-face active coil.
Additional features: Standard double-wall construction in evaporator, compact footprint, easy serviceability. Microprocessor control system is fully factory programmed for standalone operation. Carrier Comfort Network or generic system compatibility is standard. Factory-mounted vfd. Full line of options: disconnect switch, vfd bypass, phase-loss protection, filters to up to 85% efficient, acoustic discharge plenums, and heating options.
Contact: Carrier Corp., Syracuse, NY; 800-227-7437; contact.carrier@carrier.utc.com (e-mail); www.carrier.com (website).

eProduct #106

Excel Comfort Systems

Model: Ducane HP29
Footprint (in.): Manufacturer did not specify.
Serviceability features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Technical support: From 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time; call 803-284-5347.
Noise-reduction features: Muffler reduces operating sound.
Humidity-control features: High-capacity drier traps moisture.
Additional features: High-pressure switch protects compressor from excessive discharge pressure. Switch provides loss-of-charge and freeze-up protection. Low ambient operation down to 0 degrees F outdoor air temperature without additional controls.
Contact: Excel Comfort Systems, Blackville, SC; Attn: Donna Brower, 803-284-3322; 803-284-5409 (fax); donna.brower@excel-csi.com (e-mail); www.ducanehvac.com (website).

eProduct #107

Model: Ducane HS29
Footprint (in.): Manufacturer did not specify.
Serviceability features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Technical support: From 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time; call 803-284-5347.
Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Humidity-control features: High-capacity drier traps moisture.
Additional features: High-pressure switch protects compressor from excessive discharge pressure. Low-pressure switch provides loss-of-charge and freeze-up protection. Low ambient operation down to 0 degrees F outdoor air temperature without additional controls.
Contact: Excel Comfort Systems, Blackville, SC; Attn: Donna Brower, 803-284-3322; 803-284-5409 (fax); donna.brower@excel-csi.com (e-mail); www.ducanehvac.com (website).

eProduct #108

First Co.

Model: CHX/CVX Series horizontal and vertical air handlers
Footprint (in.): Various.
Serviceability features: All panels are easily removable for service. Separate filter panels are provided. All motors, pulleys, belts, and other components are easily accessible as well.
Technical support: Contact Douglas Davis at 214-388-5751, ext. 1110, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Central Time, Monday through Friday.
Noise-reduction features: All units are fully insulated with 1-in. insulation for sound attenuation.
Humidity-control features: Not applicable.
Additional features: Cabinet insulation is lined with a special antibacterial, antimicrobial material that effectively resists the growth of bacteria and fungi, said the company. Options include various motor selections, hot water coils, discharge plenums, and mixing boxes. Sloped drain pans will be standard by May. A double-wall option will be available in June.
Contact: First Co., Dallas, TX; Attn: Roger Cummins, 214-388-5751; 214-388-2255 (fax); rcummins@firstco.com (e-mail); www.firstco.com (website).

eProduct #109

Goettl

Model: Comfortquest/NGEDHP2400
Footprint (in.): Engine/compressor, 36-3/4 by 70; overall size, 37-1/4 by 94-1/2
Serviceability features: Electronic controller for fault readout; easy access to engine and compressor; Rotolok hook-ups.
Technical support: Available 24 hrs; call Dan Romero at 602-723-0776 (cell).
Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: Natural gas engine-driven heat pump, two-stage.
Contact: Goettl Air Conditioning Inc., Phoenix, AZ; Attn: John Ryan or Dave Wonnacott; 602-275-1515; 602-470-4275 (fax); goettl@cyberspeedway.net (e-mail); www.goettl.com (website).

eProduct #110

Heat Controller

Model: Century TGC Series gas/electric rooftop units
Footprint (in.): 44 (h) by 93 (w) by 58 (d)
Serviceability features: Diagnostic LED.
Technical support: Technical Service Department, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time; 517-787-2100.
Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: Forkable baserails.
Contact: Heat Controller, Jackson, MI; 517-787-2100; 517-787-9341 (fax); www.heatcontroller.com (website).

eProduct #111

Model: Comfort-Aire water-source heat pump
Footprint (in.): 42 (h) by 26 (w) by 21 (d)
Serviceability features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Technical support: Technical Service Department, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, 517-787-2100.
Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: Vertical or horizontal configuration; closed loop utilizing cooling tower/boiler.
Contact: Heat Controller, Jackson, MI; 517-787-2100; 517-787-9341 (fax); www.heatcontroller.com (website).

eProduct #112

ICP

Model: Arcoaire PHE Series package heat pump
Footprint (in.): 7.5-ton model — 41-5/16 (h) by 87-3/8 (w) by 57-3/4 (d); 10-ton model — 49-5/16 (h) by 87-3/8 (w) by 57-3/4 (d)
Serviceability features: Convertible design for vertical or horizontal supply/return. No tools required for filter access panel.
Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor available with technical assistance and troubleshooting. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center at La Vergne, TN, and at field schools held in participating distributor locations.
Noise-reduction features: Evaporator fans are belt driven for quiet operation.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: Advanced defrost system. High- and low-pressure switches provide compressor protection for extreme cooling operating conditions. Evaporator freeze thermostats help prevent coil freeze-up. Power, control, and wiring connections are routed through the unit’s base pan, minimizing roof penetrations.
Contact: ICP, Nashville, TN; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com (e-mail); www.arcoaire.com (website).

eProduct #113

Model: Comfortmaker PHE Series package heat pump
Footprint (in.): 7.5-ton model — 41-5/16 (h) by 87-3/8 (w) by 57-3/4 (d); 10- and 12.5-ton models — 49-5/16 (h) by 87-3/8 (w) by 57-3/4 (d)
Serviceability features: Filter access panel does not require tools. Convertible design for vertical or horizontal supply/return.
Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center at La Vergne, TN, and at field schools held in participating distributor locations.
Noise-reduction features: Quiet operation provided by belt-driven evaporator fans.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: State-of-the art defrost system. Utility connections are routed through the unit’s base pan, minimizing roof penetrations. High- and low-pressure switches provide compressor protection for extreme cooling operating conditions. Evaporator freeze thermostats help prevent coil freeze-up.
Contact: ICP, Nashville, TN; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com (e-mail); www.comfortmaker.com (website).

eProduct #114

Model: Heil PGE Series package gas/electric
Footprint (in.): 7.5-ton model — 41-5/16 (h) by 87-3/8 (w) by 57-3/4 (d); 10- and 12.5-ton models — 49-5/16 (h) by 87-3/8 (w) by 57-3/4 (d)
Serviceability features: Convertible design provides installation flexibility for installation at ground level or on a rooftop. Unit has tool-less filter access panel for easy service.
Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center at La Vergne, TN, and at participating distributor locations.
Noise-reduction features: Quiet operation provided by belt-driven evaporator fans.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: Roof penetrations are minimized due to routing pan utility connections (power, control wiring, and gas) through the unit’s base. Prewired for economizer. Commercial-strength base rails with built-in rigging capability. Part-load operation uses two stages of cooling. Integrated gas control board with diagnostics.
Contact: ICP, Nashville, TN; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com (e-mail); www.heil-hvac.com (website).

eProduct #115

Model: ICP commercial PGE Series package gas/electric
Footprint (in.): 7.5-ton model — 41-5/16 (h) by 87-3/8 (w) by 57-3/4 (d); 10- and 12.5-ton models — 49-5/16 (h) by 87-3/8 (w) by 57-3/4 (d)
Serviceability features: Unit has tool-less filter access panel for easy service. Convertible design provides installation flexibility for installation at ground level or on a rooftop.
Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center at La Vergne, TN, and at field schools held in participating distributor locations.
Noise-reduction features: Quiet and efficient operation provided by belt-driven evaporator fans.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: Exclusive integrated gas control board with diagnostics. Features part-load operation using two stages of cooling. Through-the-base utility connection capability allows power, control wiring, and gas to be routed through the unit’s base pan, minimizing roof penetrations. Prewired for economizer. Commercial-strength base rails offer built-in rigging capability.
Contact: ICP, Nashville, TN; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com (e-mail); www.icpcommercial.com (website).

eProduct #116

Model: Tempstar PAE Series package air conditioning
Footprint (in.): 7.5-ton model — 41-5/16 (h) by 87-3/8 (w) by 57-3/4 (d); 10- and 12.5-ton models — 49-5/16 (h) by 87-3/8 (w) by 57-3/4 (d)
Serviceability features: Convertible design for vertical or horizontal supply/return. Tool-less filter access panel offers easy service. Prewired for economizer with the connecting plug conveniently located for installation.
Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center at La Vergne, TN, and at field schools held in participating distributor locations.
Noise-reduction features: Belt-driven evaporator fans provide quiet operation.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: Features evaporator freeze thermostat. High- and low-pressure controls provide system protection for extreme cooling operating conditions. Part-load operation uses two stages of cooling.
Contact: ICP, Nashville, TN; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com (e-mail); www.tempstar.com (website).

eProduct #117

Lennox Industries Inc.

Model: L Series rooftop unit (available in gas/electric, electric/electric, and heat pump models)
Footprint (in.): 14 cooling capacities in 3- to 30-ton capacities with five footprints.
Serviceability features: Access doors that do not require tools; color-coded and numbered wiring; and temperature sensors. Slab (non-bent) outdoor coils on units larger than 6 tons reduce cleaning time. Standard 2-in. pleated MERV 7 air filter sizes reduce replacement air filter costs.
Technical support: Customer service is available from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Central Standard Time at 800-4LENNOX (453-6669).
Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Humidity-control features: The Humiditrol® dehumidification system is available on the 3- to 25-ton models. Humiditrol removes 800% more moisture than competitors’ products, the company said, with no humidity-removal features, and increases indoor air quality by providing dehumidification on demand without overcooling the room.
Additional features: Features the Lowest LifeCycle Costs™ based on installation, maintenance, equipment, and operation costs. The units can be configured to order and delivered in weeks. The Integrated Modular Control system, also standard, is a combination rooftop controller and direct digital controller that has a built-in test mode designed to simplify start-up tests. It also features extensive diagnostics with easy-to-read diagnostic codes to help identify problems. When combined with L Connection® Network commercial controls, users can monitor and control the unit with an onsite Network Manager or computer software system.
Contact: Lennox Industries Inc., Carrollton, TX; Attn: Mike Walker, 972-497-7899; 972-497-7878 (fax); mike.walker@lennoxind.com (e-mail); www.lennox.com (website).

eProduct #118

Marvair, a division of Airxcel Inc.

Model: DualPac Plus
Footprint (in.): 94-1/2 by 43-5/8 by 27-5/8
Serviceability features: All service and maintenance is conducted from the front of the unit except for access to the electric heater. Heater access is from the right side.
Technical support: Technical support is available from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST, Monday through Friday. Nationwide network of service centers. Service information available 24/7 at 229-273-3636.
Noise-reduction features: Large, slow-speed blowers on condenser air and scroll compressors keep sound levels to a minimum.
Humidity-control features: Optional electric reheat.
Additional features: The DualPac Plus is a wall-mounted air conditioner designed for telecommunications enclosures. The unit has two independent air conditioning systems within a single cabinet, providing redundancy in one package. A factory-installed PLC controller provides lead/lag and assist upon demand capability between systems. An optional factory-installed economizer offers free cooling. Scroll compressors are standard.
Contact: Marvair, Atlanta, GA; Attn: David Shuford, 404-848-9281; 404-848-9115 (fax); dshuford@airxcel.com (e-mail); www.marvair.com (website).

eProduct #119

McQuay International

Model: “ComfortPac” packaged terminal air conditioner and heat pump
Footprint (in.): Fits standard 16- by 42-in. wall sleeve
Serviceability features: Up-front cleanable filters, easy access to chassis components.
Technical support: Consult your local McQuay representative, visit www. mcquay.com, or call 800-432-1342.
Noise-reduction features: Separate indoor and outdoor fan motors, multiple fan speed settings, and a vibration-isolated rotary compressor.
Humidity-control features: Comfort-Dry™ selectable humidity control.
Additional features: Standard solid-state electronic touch pad controls; standard digital temperature readout for exact comfort setting; standard LED indicator lights for instant unit operating status; standard infrared capability for wireless remote control (wireless remote controller optional); and standard interface for easy connection to Central Desk on/off controls and energy management systems. Touch pad can be unit or wall mounted for remote control capability, eliminating the need for a separate kit.
Contact: McQuay International, Minneapolis, MN; Attn: Dawn Reynolds, 800-432-1342; 763-553-5177 (fax); dawn.reynolds@mcquay.com (e-mail); www.mcquay.com (website).

eProduct #120

Model: EGR evaporative condensing chiller
Footprint (in.): 98 (l) by 108 (w) by 102 (h) and 182 (l) by 88 (w) by 102 (h)
Serviceability features: Reciprocating compressors are serviceable by general hvac service technicians; easy access to electrical and refrigerant components for service and maintenance.
Technical support: Consult your local McQuay representative, visit www.mcquay.com, or call 800-432-1342.
Noise-reduction features: Reciprocating compressors are inherently quieter; variable-speed drive controls fan speed and noise.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: Evaporative condensing chillers generate as much as 50% energy savings vs. air-cooled chillers without the additional first cost of water-cooled chillers. Single-package chiller that replaces the cooling tower and condenser water pump makes installation easier and lower cost (fewer components to field-install), frees up valuable indoor space, and eliminates the need for an additional housekeeping pad for the cooling tower pump. Factory-adjusted fan pitch to match jobsite air density and variable-speed drive for optimum discharge pressure control. Cross-circuit compressor staging for more efficient part-load operation. Quality components including stainless steel cabinet and sump, copper condensing tubing, and structural steel frame increase service life, improve efficiency, and reduce maintenance. Optional vestibules in convenient locations allow unit to be tailored to special requirements by adding chilled-water pumps to the chiller.
Contact: McQuay International, Minneapolis, MN; Attn: Dawn Reynolds, 800-432-1342; 763-553-5177 (fax); dawn.reynolds@mcquay.com (e-mail); www.mcquay.com (website).

eProduct #121

Robur Corp.

Model: Servel Chiller-Heater Link
Footprint (in.): 144 by 49 by 54
Serviceability features: Each 5-ton module is equipped with a microprocessor and LED readout to facilitate installation and service diagnostics.
Technical support: Call 888-785-COOL (2665).
Noise-reduction features: The unit has a sound rating of 54 to 58 dB, less than the average conversation.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: Multiple combinations of chiller-heater links can be manifolded together, providing flexibility and diversity. The heater side is available in two versions: one at 135,000 Btu or double capacity at 270,000 Btu, which provides more options to meet heating requirements.
Contact: Robur Corp., Evansville, IN; Attn: Tammy Schaefer, 812-424-1800; 812-422-5117 (fax); tschaefer@robur.com (e-mail); www.robur.com (website).

eProduct #122

Thomas and Betts

Model: Reznor Modular Air Processing Systems (“MAPS”)
Footprint (in.): 52 by 165
Serviceability features: Standard service valves, pressure ports.
Technical support: Call 800-695-1901 during normal business hours.
Noise-reduction features: No ratings.
Humidity-control features: Exclusive heat pump option for reheating. Provides heating with COPs up to 6.
Additional features: Pre-engineered reheat is available as a package or split-system air handler. Dedicated refrigerant system is easy to troubleshoot and commission when compared to hot gas reheat systems. Gas modulation with atmospheric burners down to 25%.
Contact: Reznor/Thomas and Betts, Memphis, TN; 800-695-1901; 901-252-1305 (fax); hvacadmin@tnb.com (e-mail); www.ReznorOnLine.com (website).

eProduct #123

Sanyo Fisher Co.

Model: Sanyo CHY7243
Footprint (in.): 35 by 35 (square)
Serviceability features: Self diagnostics, indoor units feature drop-down filter access, washable filters. Easy access to electrical components for service and installation.
Technical support: 800-851-1235 for technical information, 818-998-7322, ext. 464 for spec and application info. Tech info 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST, up to 5:00 p.m. PST for general info.
Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Humidity-control features: Dry Mode during off cycle unit runs on low-low speed to maintain humidity.
Additional features: The ability to apply multi-evaporator ductless products in many configurations from 12,000 through 42,000 Btu, in wall, ceiling recessed, suspended, and concealed duct style, up to eight indoors on one condenser. Line lengths for this product exceed 400 ft, making multi-story buildings easy applications.
Contact: Sanyo Fisher Co., Chatsworth, CA; Attn: Tom Crock, 818-998-7322, ext. 464; 818-701-4170 (fax); tcrock@mediaone.net (e-mail); www.sanyohvac.com (website).

eProduct #124

Trane

Model: Trane Precedent
Footprint (in.): 3 to 5 tons — 70 (l) by 44 (w); 6 to 10 tons — 88 (l) by 53 (w)
Serviceability features: Double-sloped, reversible drain pans; single-side access; hinged access doors; standardized components; colored and numbered wiring; patent-pending hybrid 1+1+1 multi-row coil designed with gaps for easy cleaning; convenience outlet; “fan fail” and “clogged filter” switches.
Technical support: Contact local distributor.
Noise-reduction features: Not applicable.
Humidity-control features: Factory-installed TXVs, energy recovery wheel options.
Additional features: Stylish compact cabinet; flexible platform design with numerous factory-installed options. Two roof curb footprints for 3- to 10-ton models; all foil-face insulation; easy-to-adjust belt-drive motors; single-point entry.
Contact: Trane, Clarksville, TN; Attn: Jim Wallin, 931-648-5124; 931-648-5901 (fax); jim.wallin@trane.com (e-mail); www.trane.com (website).

eProduct #125

York Heating and Air Conditioning

Model: York-Millennium commercial split systems
Footprint (in.): 15 ton — 46 by 110-1/2; 20 ton — 46 by 128; 25 and 30 ton — 88-1/2 by 110-1/2; 40 and 50 ton — 88-1/2 by 128-1/2.
Serviceability features: Simplicity control board; includes anti-short-cycle protection, flash code diagnostics, a feature that prevents nuisance service calls, a feature that remembers the last five fault codes, and built-in networking capability.
Technical support: Tech support is available Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST; 877-UPG-SERV (874-7378).
Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Humidity-control features: Manufacturer did not specify.
Additional features: The company said this product meets or exceeds ASHRAE 90.1 energy standards; “V” coil design.
Contact: York Heating and Air Conditioning, Norman, OK; Attn: Andy Fracica, 405-419-6563; 405-419-6545 (fax); andy.fracica@york.com (e-mail); www.yorkupg.com (website).

eProduct #126

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Publication date: 04/08/2002

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