The Cold Facts On New Products For 2004

April 6, 2004
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In addition to the Cooling Showcase commercial cooling products chart provided on our home page, The News is showcasing the industry's latest commercial cooling products in this 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: ARC Series packaged rooftop, air cooled and water cooled

Footprint (in inches): 81 (l) by 74 (w) to 125 (l) by 95 (w)

Economizer availability: Optional economizer packages are available.

Serviceability features: Hinged and gasketed doors with locking compression latches, field convertible 2- or 4-inch filter rack, slide-out fan assembly and heat wheel, duct-ready inlet and outlet connections, direct-drive damper linkage.

Technical support: Addison Technical Service Department and Customer Service Department are available at 407-292-4400 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Noise-reduction features: Fully isolated blower and motor assembly, fully insulated cabinet, exclusive base-pan coating.

Indoor air quality features: Six-row evaporator coil is designed for maximum latent capacity. Features include: hot gas reheat, hot gas bypass, subcooling, 4-inch pleated or optional HEPA filters, double-sloped stainless steel drain pan, 0 percent to 100 percent outside air economizer, energy recovery enthalpy wheel, and polished aluminum inner liner over closed-cell insulation.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats, including 24-volt electromechanical or DDC (networkable and stand-alone) including LonWorks, BACnet, N2, and ModBus compatible.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares electrical and refrigeration components. All parts are industry standard, brand name, off-the-shelf, and readily available.

Additional features: Compact size, low weight, multiple configurations. Multiple factory-mounted options include ventilation, controls, heating (hot water, steam, electric, gas) filters, liners, refrigeration, energy recovery, high efficiency, quick delivery. According to the manufacturer, the units are competitively priced and ETL and ISO 9001 listed.

Warranty information: One year on parts, four years on extended compressor, 20 years on gas furnace heat exchanger.

Special installation requirements: No special installation requirements, other than by a qualified refrigeration or HVAC installer.

Contact: Addison Products Co., Orlando, Fla.; Attn: Frank Suranyi, 407-292-4400; 407-290-1329 (fax); fsuranyi@addison-hvac.com; www.addison-hvac.com.

eProduct #181

Amana

Model: PCC Commercial Series rooftop air conditioner

Footprint (in inches): 74 by 74

Economizer availability: Yes, contact local distributor.

Serviceability features: Belt-driven, variable-pitch sheave is designed to permit multispeed adjustments.

Technical support: Contact 888-593-9988 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday.

Noise-reduction features: Centrifugal fan designed for quiet and efficient operation.

Indoor air quality features: Two-inch disposable filters are provided.

Thermostat compatibility: Use trade-available or Amana brand thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares parts with other Goodman units.

Additional features: Warranty.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor and parts.

Special installation requirements: Horizontal duct kit used in horizontal applications.

Contact: Goodman Manufacturing Co., Houston; Attn: Kim Flores, 713-861-2500, ext. 226; 713-861-0772 (fax); kim.flores@goodmanmfg.com; www.goodmanmfg.com.

eProduct #182

Model: PGC Commercial Series rooftop gas/electric unit

Footprint (in inches): 74 by 74

Economizer availability: Yes, contact local distributor.

Serviceability features: Belt-driven variable-pitch sheave is designed to permit multispeed adjustments.

Technical support: Contact 888-593-9988 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday.

Noise-reduction features: Centrifugal fan designed for quiet and efficient operation.

Indoor air quality features: Two-inch disposable filters are provided.

Thermostat compatibility: Use trade-available or Amana brand thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares parts with other Goodman units.

Additional features: Warranty.

Warranty information: Five years on compressor, heat exchanger, and parts.

Special installation requirements: Horizontal duct kit used with horizontal applications.

Contact: Goodman Manufacturing Co., Houston; Attn: Kim Flores, 713-861-2500, ext. 226; 713-861-0772 (fax); kim.flores@goodmanmfg.com; www.goodmanmfg.com.

eProduct #183

American Standard

Model: THC060A3 packaged rooftop with dehumidification

Footprint (in inches): 69 (l) by 44 (w) by 36 (h)

Economizer availability: Available as a factory-installed option or field-installed accessory.

Serviceability features: Standard easy-access panels have only two screws to remove; optional hinged access panels contain no screws. Features include quick adjust belt/motor assembly; colored and numbered wiring with polarized plugs; patented split-row condenser coil designed for easy cleaning; and built-in test mode and diagnostics. All major components are located on single side of unit to provide easy access, the company says.

Technical support: Available at 903-581-3545 or 903-581-3071 between 7:30 a.m and 5 p.m.

Noise-reduction features: Standard outdoor sound rating of 84 dB.

Indoor air quality features: Foil-faced insulation with captured edges. Factory or field-installed fresh air options include motorized outdoor air dampers and 0 percent to 100 percent modulating economizers. Other features include dirty filter switches, CO2 sensor to control outdoor air damper, ventilation override modes. Hot gas reheat option for dehumidification is available.

Thermostat compatibility: Can be applied with standard electromechanical thermostats, programmable thermostats, or microprocessor-based space sensors.

Replacement parts compatibility: Standardized components and shared replacement parts with all models in this product line.

Additional features: Choice of electromechanical or microprocessor-based unit controls. Units feature American Standard-built Duration compressors. Multiple factory installed options are available.

Warranty information: Standard five-year compressor and heat exchanger warranty. Optional extended parts and labor warranty of 10 and 15 years on heat exchangers and 10 years on compressors for commercial applications.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: American Standard, Tyler, Texas; www.americanstandardair.com.

eProduct #184

Arcoaire

Model: CAE Series 7.5-ton split air conditioner

Footprint (in inches): 33 (w) by 35 (d)

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Externally mounted gauge ports provide easy access for maintenance and allow for more accurate reading of operating conditions while servicing, the company says.

Technical support: A technical service advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance and troubleshooting. Technical training is available at ICP Mobile Training Centers at locations nationwide and at field schools held at participating distributor locations.

Noise-reduction features: Built with scroll compressors for quiet operation. The units are equipped with suction line accumulators designed to smooth out refrigerant management during mild ambient conditions and the transitions during defrost operation to eliminate sounds associated with the scroll compressors pumping liquid refrigerant.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Standardized parts throughout the commercial split system line.

Additional features: Features tandem scroll compressors with one refrigerant circuit. These three-phase air conditioners are ASHRAE 90.1 compliant, have top-discharge design with a corrosion-resistant wire grille, and high- and low-pressure switches. A heavy-duty coil guard is offset to protect coil from accidental damage.

Warranty information: Five-year limited on compressor and one-year limited on parts. ICP offers a one-year renewable commercial parts and labor extended service agreement.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: Arcoaire, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.arcoaire.com.

eProduct #185

Model: CAE Series 12.5- to 20-ton split air conditioners

Footprint (in inches): 76 (w) by 43 (h)

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: The unit's 24-volt external controls including transformer are designed to provide easy access for maintenance and allow for more accurate reading of operating conditions while servicing, the company says.

Technical support: A technical service advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance and troubleshooting. Technical training is available at ICP Mobile Training Centers at locations nationwide and at field schools held at participating distributor locations.

Noise-reduction features: Units are built with scroll compressors with vibration isolators for quiet operation. Series includes suction line accumulators designed to smooth out refrigerant management during mild ambient conditions and the transitions during defrost operation to eliminate sounds associated with the scroll compressors pumping liquid refrigerant.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Standardized parts throughout the commercial split system line.

Additional features: Units are ASHRAE 90.1 compliant. Features include tandem scroll compressors with one refrigerant circuit, top-discharge design with a corrosion-resistant wire grille, high- and low-pressure switches, crankcase heater for compressor protection in low ambient conditions, and compressor overload protection.

Warranty information: Five-year limited on compressor and one-year limited on parts. ICP offers a one-year renewable commercial parts and labor extended service agreement.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: Arcoaire, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.arcoaire.com.

eProduct #186

Bard Manufacturing Co.

Model: Q-Tec "Quiet Technology" QA Series air conditioner

Footprint (in inches): 20 (d) by 88 (h) by 42 to 48 (w)

Economizer availability: Available.

Serviceability features: All service and maintenance is performed inside the building to facilitate multi-story installations. All Q-Tec series models are built on heavy-duty permanent rollers designed for easy installation. Additional service features include ventilation package options, variable-speed ECM indoor blower motor, stainless steel drain pans, diagnostic indicator light, high-pressure switch, optional dehumidification circuit.

Technical support: Available through local Bard distributor network.

Noise-reduction features: Quiet Technology provides extremely low sound levels both indoors and outdoors, the company states.

Indoor air quality features: Variety of ventilation options include an energy recovery ventilator, economizer, and commercial room ventilator. Barometric fresh air damper is standard. Dehumidification options are also available.

Thermostat compatibility: Unit is available with factory-installed climate control options or can be ordered without controls for field installation with standard thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Product line shares standard Bard replacement parts.

Additional features: Meets and exceeds most classroom sound level requirements, the company states. Series is designed to be installed inside a building structure against an exterior wall. Eliminates the need for roof-mounted equipment and outside condensing units and can meet many architectural requirements. Series offers a variety of ventilation and dehumidification options to meet the requirements of the school market. Available in the following versions: QH air-to-air heat pump, QW water-to-air heat pump, QC chilled water air conditioner, and QA air conditioner.

Warranty information: Five-year parts, five-year compressor. Optional six- to 10-year compressor warranty is available.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Bard Manufacturing Co., Bryan, Ohio; Attn: Pam Bard Steel, 419-636-1194; 419-636-2640 (fax); bard@bardhvac.com; www.bardhvac.com.

eProduct #187

Carrier Corp.

Model: Omnizone indoor self-contained system

Footprint (in inches): Varies.

Economizer availability: Fully integrated water economizers are available as a factory option. Cost varies.

Serviceability features: All refrigeration components are mounted outside of the airstream and all serviceable sections of the unit can be accessed through easily removable panels from multiple sides.

Technical support: Manufacturer did not specify.

Noise-reduction features: Designed for quiet operation. Custom acoustical plenums are also available for the most critical applications.

Indoor air quality features: Multiple filtration options, stainless steel sloped drain pans, deep row split coils, variable-air-volume fans.

Thermostat compatibility: Constant volume units are compatible with most commercial thermostats and variable-air-volume units are also available for greater comfort and control.

Replacement parts compatibility: Common parts are shared across the line where practical.

Additional features: A complete floor-by-floor system solution can be applied as part of the Carrier Comfort Network for total flexibility and control, the company states.

Warranty information: One-year complete unit parts and standard five-year compressor parts, with optional extended warranties available.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: Carrier, Corp., Syracuse, N.Y.; 800-227-7437; 315-432-6620 (fax); contact.carrier@carrier.utc.com; www.carrier.com.

eProduct #188

Century

Model: PC120B rooftop packaged air conditioner

Footprint (in inches): 50 (h) by 146 (w) by 58 (d)

Economizer availability: Yes, as an accessory.

Serviceability features: Removable filter, blower, electric heat and compressor access panels for simple service. Externally mounted refrigerant gauge ports.

Technical support: Available Monday through Friday at 517-787-2100, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Factory-installed 1-inch disposable filter.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts.

Additional features: Convertible horizontal and vertical airflow design for field flexibility. Features include noncorrosive drain pan and unique interlocking roof curb connections. Common accessories and components reduce distributor's SKUs.

Warranty information: One-year compressor, one-year parts.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Century, Jackson, Mich.; Attn: LeeAnne Perkins, 517-787-2100; 517-787-9341 (fax); www.heatcontroller.com.

eProduct #189

Model: RS120B rooftop air conditioner, split system condenser

Footprint (in inches): 36 (h) by 80 (w) by 31 (d)

Economizer availability: Not available.

Serviceability features: Panel doors are removable. Sweat connections are external for easy accessibility.

Technical support: Available Monday through Friday at 517-787-2100, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time.

Noise-reduction features: Mounted on isolators to reduce vibration.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts.

Additional features: Low ambient control, pressure-sensitive fan cycling control allows operation down to 0 degrees F. Durable cabinet meets 1,000-hour salt spray test. Louvered grille guard is designed to protect components.

Warranty information: One-year parts, one-year compressor.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: Century, Jackson, Mich.; Attn: LeeAnne Perkins, 517-787-2100; 517-787-9341 (fax); www.heatcontroller.com.

eProduct #190

ClimateMaster

Model: Genesis Compact GC006-GC060 packaged water-source heat pump

Footprint (in inches): Vertical models: 19 by 19 by 22 to 24 by 32 by 46. Horizontal models: 19 by 34 by 11 to 24 by 54 by 21.

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Service panels and control box are conveniently located and can be easily removed, the company states. All sizes have removable blower inlet rings for blower service/replacement. Schrader ports are located for service convenience.

Technical support: Available at 800-299-9747, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central time.

Noise-reduction features: Mute option features dual-density, 1-inch (25mm) insulation on internal divider, side, bottom, and top panel of units. Compressor is externally isolated using dual vibration isolation system designed for quiet operation. Incorporates two sets of isolation grommets, one set under the compressor and the other between the compressor mounting tray and unit base.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most heat pump thermostats on the market.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares parts with all units in its line.

Additional features: Compact design, low cost.

Warranty information: The Limited Express standard warranty provides coverage for a period of 18 months from date of shipment or 12 months from the date of start-up, whichever comes first. Optional extended warranties include the four-year extended compressor warranty, which covers compressor (parts only) for years two through five. The four-year extended refrigerant circuit warranty covers sealed refrigeration circuit parts, including compressor, air coil, water coil, reversing valve body, and refrigerant metering device for years two through five.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: ClimateMaster Inc., Oklahoma City, Okla.; Attn: Scott Stevens, 405-745-6000; 405-745-6058 (fax); sstevens@climatemaster.com; www.climatemaster.com.

eProduct #191

Model: Vertical High-Rise Stack Series 816-10 through 36 packaged water-source heat pump

Footprint (in inches): 17 by 10 by 88 to 24 by 17 by 88

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Service panels and chassis are conveniently located and can be easily removed, the company states. Schrader ports are located for service convenience.

Technical support: Available at 800-299-9747, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central time.

Noise-reduction features: Ultra-quiet option uses high-density noise suppression material.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most heat pump thermostats on the market.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares parts with all units in its line.

Additional features: Hose kit connection is designed to reduce the possibility of leaks and vibration.

Warranty information: The Limited Express standard warranty provides coverage for a period of 18 months from date of shipment or 12 months from the date of start-up, whichever comes first. Optional extended warranties include the four-year extended compressor warranty, which covers compressor (parts only) for years two through five. The four-year extended refrigerant circuit warranty covers sealed refrigeration circuit parts, including compressor, air coil, water coil, reversing valve body, and refrigerant metering device for years two through five.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: ClimateMaster Inc., Oklahoma City, Okla.; Attn: Scott Stevens, 405-745-6000; 405-745-6058 (fax); sstevens@climatemaster.com; www.climatemaster.com.

eProduct #192

Comfort-Aire

Model: TGC085B gas/electric rooftop heating/cooling unit

Footprint (in inches): 35 (h) by 82 (w) by 48 (d)

Economizer availability: Available.

Serviceability features: Hinged access panels; front-access, slide-out blower.

Technical support: Available Monday through Friday at 517-787-2100, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time.

Noise-reduction features: Two scroll compressors for quiet, efficient cooling.

Indoor air quality features: One-inch disposable factory-installed filter.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts.

Additional features: Convertible horizontal and vertical airflow for field flexibility. Sloped noncorrosive drain pan for superior water management. Exclusive steel cabinet with powdercoat finish withstands 1,000-hour salt-spray test. Small size means it can fit in the back of a pickup truck.

Warranty information: One-year compressor, one-year parts.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Comfort-Aire, Jackson, Mich.; Attn: LeeAnne Perkins, 517-787-2100; 517-787-9341 (fax); www.heatcontroller.com.

eProduct #193

Model: VWY120 water-source heat pump

Footprint (in inches): 70 (h) by 80 (w) by 31 (d)

Economizer availability: Not available.

Serviceability features: Easily removed access panels.

Technical support: Available Monday through Friday at 517-787-2100, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time.

Noise-reduction features: Sound reduction package available.

Indoor air quality features: Standard filter.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts.

Additional features: High efficiency. Can be shipped as one or two pieces, making it easy to get to the jobsite. Supply and return air can be configured multiple ways for flexibility.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor, one-year parts.

Special installation requirements: Normally used with a closed-loop system, utilizing a cooling tower and boiler.

Contact: Comfort-Aire, Jackson, Mich.; Attn: LeeAnne Perkins, 517-787-2100; 517-787-9341 (fax); www.heatcontroller.com.

eProduct #194

Comfortmaker

Model: CAE Series 12.5- to 20-ton split air conditioners

Footprint (in inches): 76 (w) by 43 (h)

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Twenty-four-volt external controls including transformer provide easy access for maintenance and allow for more accurate reading of operating conditions while servicing, the company says.

Technical support: A technical service advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance and troubleshooting. Technical training is available at ICP Mobile Training Centers at locations nationwide and at field schools held at participating distributor locations.

Noise-reduction features: The units are built with scroll compressors with vibration isolators for quiet operation. Series includes suction line accumulators designed to smooth out refrigerant management during mild ambient conditions and the transitions during defrost operation to eliminate sounds associated with the scroll compressors pumping liquid refrigerant.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Standardized parts throughout the commercial split system line.

Additional features: Three-phase, split-system air conditioner is ASHRAE 90.1 compliant. It features tandem scroll compressors with one refrigerant circuit, top-discharge design with a corrosion-resistant wire grille, high- and low-pressure switches, crankcase heater for compressor protection in low ambient conditions, and compressor overload protection.

Warranty information: Five-year limited compressor and one-year limited parts. ICP offers a one-year renewable commercial parts and labor extended service agreement.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: Comfortmaker, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.comfortmaker.com.

eProduct #195

Model: CHE Series 7.5-ton split heat pump

Footprint (in inches): 33 (w) by 35 (d)

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Externally mounted gauge ports provide easy access for maintenance and allow for more accurate reading of operating conditions while servicing, the company says.

Technical support: A technical service advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance and troubleshooting. Technical training is available at ICP Mobile Training Centers at locations nationwide and at field schools held at participating distributor locations.

Noise-reduction features: Includes suction line accumulators designed to smooth out refrigerant management during mild ambient conditions and the transitions during defrost operation to eliminate sounds associated with the scroll compressors pumping liquid refrigerant.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Standardized parts throughout the commercial split system line.

Additional features: Three-phase, split-system heat pump is ASHRAE 90.1 compliant. It has top-discharge design with a corrosion-resistant wire grille, high- and low-pressure switches, and crankcase heater for compressor protection in low ambient conditions. Electronic defrost control for a fast, efficient defrost cycle.

Warranty information: Five-year limited compressor and one-year limited parts. ICP offers a one-year renewable commercial parts and labor extended service agreement.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: Comfortmaker, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.comfortmaker.com.

eProduct #196

Fedders

Model: FPTAC packaged terminal air conditioner

Footprint (in inches): 42 by 16

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Has an easy slide-in replacement chassis that fits into existing sleeve. This product comes with electronic self-diagnostics and a slide-out filter designed for easy removal and cleaning.

Technical support: Available Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 866-829-2440.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: A fresh air vent feature allows outdoor air to be brought into the room. An integrated reusable filter is included for purifying indoor air.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares parts with other models in the line.

Additional features: Has a unique universal electric heater that allows selection of heater wattage simply by changing the electric cord. It comes with electronic self-diagnostics. Electronic, easy-to-use digital touch-pad controls with precise temperature display are designed to provide exact comfort setting.

Warranty information: Comes with a full one-year warranty and a five-year sealed system warranty.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: Fedders, Liberty Corner, N.J.; Attn: Beth Marotta, 908-604-8686; 908-604-9317 (fax); bmarotta@fedders.com; www.fedders.com.

eProduct #197

Model: V72 Series Wallmount

Footprint (in inches): 42 (w) by 25 (d) by 85 (h)

Economizer availability: Enthalpy control economizers are available as either a factory-installed option or field-installed accessory.

Serviceability features: Wallmount packaging has been redesigned for easy maintenance. All service is now done from the front of the unit. The controls feature modular wiring designed for simple replacement of components and installation of field accessories.

Technical support: Available by calling 800-225-6753.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Comes with a standard 1-inch filter. An optional 2-inch pleated filter is also available for purchase. Fresh air damper is standard and optional economizer packages are available.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Most parts are standard for the V Series Wallmount line.

Additional features: Provides a full 6 tons of cooling capacity from single-phase electrical service. Dual compressors and refrigerant circuits allow partial cooling in the event of a system failure.

Warranty information: One-year parts and labor, five-year compressor.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Fedders, Liberty Corner, N.J.; Attn: Beth Marotta, 908-604-8686; 908-604-9317 (fax); bmarotta@fedders.com; www.fedders.com.

eProduct #198

Goodman Manufacturing Co.

Model: PCC Commercial Series rooftop air conditioner

Footprint (in inches): 74 by 74

Economizer availability: Available by contacting local distributor.

Serviceability features: Belt-driven, variable-pitch sheave permits multi-speed adjustments.

Technical support: Contact 888-593-9988 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday.

Noise-reduction features: Centrifugal fan designed for quiet and efficient operation.

Indoor air quality features: Two-inch disposable filters are provided.

Thermostat compatibility: Use trade-available or Goodman brand thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares parts with other Goodman units.

Additional features: Warranty.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor and parts.

Special installation requirements: Horizontal duct kit used in horizontal applications.

Contact: Goodman Manufacturing Co., Houston; Attn: Kim Flores, 713-861-2500, ext. 226; 713-861-0772 (fax); kim.flores@goodmanmfg.com; www.goodmanmfg.com.

eProduct #199

Model: PGC Commercial Series rooftop gas/electric unit.

Footprint (in inches): 74 by 74

Economizer availability: Available by contacting local distributor.

Serviceability features: Belt-driven, variable-pitch sheave permits multi-speed adjustments.

Technical support: Contact 888-593-9988 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday.

Noise-reduction features: Centrifugal fan designed for quiet and efficient operation.

Indoor air quality features: Two-inch disposable filters are provided.

Thermostat compatibility: Use trade-available or Goodman brand thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares parts with other Goodman units.

Additional features: Warranty.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor, heat exchanger, and parts.

Special installation requirements: Horizontal duct kit used with horizontal applications.

Contact: Goodman Manufacturing Co., Houston; Attn: Kim Flores, 713-861-2500, ext. 226; 713-861-0772 (fax); kim.flores@goodmanmfg.com; www.goodmanmfg.com.

eProduct #200

Heil

Model: CAE Series 7.5-ton split air conditioner

Footprint (in inches): 33 (w) by 35 (d)

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Externally mounted gauge ports provide easy access for maintenance and allow for more accurate reading of operating conditions while servicing, the company says.

Technical support: A technical service advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance and troubleshooting. Technical training is available at ICP Mobile Training Centers at locations nationwide and at field schools held at participating distributor locations.

Noise-reduction features: The units are built with scroll compressors for quiet operation. Series includes suction line accumulators designed to smooth out refrigerant management during mild ambient conditions and the transitions during defrost operation to eliminate sounds associated with the scroll compressors pumping liquid refrigerant.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Standardized parts throughout the commercial split system line.

Additional features: Three-phase, split-system air conditioner is ASHRAE 90.1 compliant. It features tandem scroll compressors with one refrigerant circuit. It has top-discharge design with a corrosion-resistant wire grille, high- and low-pressure switches, and crankcase heater for compressor protection in low ambient conditions.

Warranty information: Five-year limited on compressor and one-year limited on parts. ICP offers a one-year renewable commercial parts and labor extended service agreement.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Heil, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.heil-hvac.com.

eProduct #201

Model: CAE Series 12.5- to 20-ton split air conditioners

Footprint (in inches): 76 (w) by 43 (h)

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: The 24-volt external controls including transformer provide easy access for maintenance and allow for more accurate reading of operating conditions while servicing, the company says.

Technical support: A technical service advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance and troubleshooting. Technical training is available at ICP Mobile Training Centers at locations nationwide and at field schools held at participating distributor locations.

Noise-reduction features: Units are built with scroll compressors with vibration isolators for quiet operation. Includes suction line accumulators that smooth out refrigerant management during mild ambient conditions and the transitions during defrost operation to eliminate sounds associated with the scroll compressors pumping liquid refrigerant.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Standardized parts throughout the commercial split system line.

Additional features: Three-phase, split-system air conditioner is ASHRAE 90.1 compliant. It features tandem scroll compressors with one refrigerant circuit, top-discharge design with a corrosion-resistant wire grille, high- and low-pressure switches, crankcase heater for compressor protection in low ambient conditions, and compressor overload protection.

Warranty information: Five-year limited on compressor and one-year limited on parts. ICP offers a one-year renewable commercial parts and labor extended service agreement.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: Heil, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.heil-hvac.com.

eProduct #202

ICP

Model: CAE Series 12.5- to 20-ton split air conditioners.

Footprint (in inches): 76 (w) by 43 (h)

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: The 24-volt external controls including transformer provide easy access for maintenance and allow for more accurate reading of operating conditions while servicing, the company says.

Technical support: A technical service advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance and troubleshooting. Technical training is available at ICP Mobile Training Centers at locations nationwide and at field schools held at participating distributor locations.

Noise-reduction features: Units are built with scroll compressors with vibration isolators for quiet operation. Series includes suction line accumulators designed to smooth out refrigerant management during mild ambient conditions and the transitions during defrost operation to eliminate sounds associated with the scroll compressors pumping liquid refrigerant.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Standardized parts throughout the commercial split system line.

Additional features: Three-phase, split-system air conditioner is ASHRAE 90.1 compliant. It features tandem scroll compressors with one refrigerant circuit, top-discharge design with a corrosion-resistant wire grille, high- and low-pressure switches, crankcase heater for compressor protection in low ambient conditions, and compressor overload protection.

Warranty information: Five-year limited on compressor and one-year limited on parts. ICP offers a one-year renewable commercial parts and labor extended service agreement.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: ICP, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.icpcommercial.com.

eProduct #203

Model: CHE Series 10-ton split heat pump

Footprint (in inches): 60 (w) by 46 (d)

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Service ports are easily accessible. Units have high- and low-pressure switches and feature compressor overload protection.

Technical support: A technical service advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance and troubleshooting. Technical training is available at ICP Mobile Training Centers at locations nationwide and at field schools held at participating distributor locations.

Noise-reduction features: Units are built with scroll compressors for quiet operation. The compressor is mounted on vibration isolators. Series includes suction line accumulators designed to smooth out refrigerant management during mild ambient conditions and the transitions during defrost operation to eliminate sounds associated with the scroll compressors pumping liquid refrigerant.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Standardized parts throughout the commercial split system line.

Additional features: Three-phase, split-system heat pump is ASHRAE 90.1 compliant; comes in 208/230- and 460-volt models; and has an energy efficiency ratio (EER) of 10.1. It has top-discharge design with a corrosion-resistant wire grille, high- and low-pressure switches, and an anti-cycle timer.

Warranty information: Five-year limited on compressor and one-year limited on parts. ICP offers a one-year renewable commercial parts and labor extended service agreement.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: ICP, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.icpcommercial.com.

eProduct #204

Lennox Industries

Model: S-Class split systems, air conditioners and heat pumps

Footprint (in inches): 32 (w) by 34 (d)

Economizer availability: Not available.

Serviceability features: Many components, including the compressor, controls, and refrigerant line connections, are located in a separate compartment that is easily accessed through a single removable panel. Brass service valves allow for isolation of refrigerant in the system. An independent motor mount allows for service access without removing the top panel.

Technical support: Contact 800-453-6669.

Noise-reduction features: The HushTone cabinet and isolated compressor compartment allow for sound ratings as low as 72 dB, the company says.

Indoor air quality features: By utilizing a two-stage scroll compressor, the units can operate at a reduced capacity much of the time. This can help increase unit run times, improve moisture removal performance, and reduce temperature fluctuations.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with many types of thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other Lennox models.

Additional features: Units are energy-efficient split systems designed to help lower utility bills every month. They are the only commercial three-phase AC and HP units to use a R-410A two-stage compressor, which helps deliver superior temperature and humidity control, the company says.

Warranty information: Five-year limited compressor and one-year limited on remaining covered components.

Special installation requirements: Requires a TXV.

Contact: Lennox Industries, Richardson, Texas; Attn: Mike Walker, 972-497-6124; 972-497-5112 (fax); mike.walker@lennoxind.com; www.lennox.com.

eProduct #205

Model: T-Class packaged rooftop units

Footprint (in inches): 99 (l) by 58 (w)

Economizer availability: Available.

Serviceability features: Internal components such as compressors, controls, and burners are located on the perimeter of the unit and can be easily reached through service panels. Independent motor mounts provide service access without removing the top panel. A slide-out blower deck provides easy access to the blower and motor.

Technical support: Available at 800-453-6669.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Units come standard with MERV-7-rated air filter.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with many types of thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with both the T-Class and L Series packaged rooftop product lines.

Additional features: Units have been designed to deliver true performance and rugged durability. Multiple heating and cooling stages help prevent temperature swings. High-efficiency models and energy-saving accessories help reduce energy costs. Reliable, long-lasting construction and excellent warranties guard against unexpected replacement and maintenance costs.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited heat exchanger, five-year limited compressor, and one-year limited on remaining covered components.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Lennox Industries, Richardson, Texas; Attn: Mike Walker, 972-497-6124; 972-497-5112 (fax); mike.walker@lennoxind.com; www.lennox.com.

eProduct #206

Reznor/Thomas & Betts Corp.

Model: Modular Air Processing System Second Generation (MAPS II) rooftop with "ReHeat Pump" available

Footprint (in inches): 45 (w) by 70 (h) by 125 (l)

Economizer availability: Available.

Serviceability features: Doors are hinged and have door props for easy access. Blowers and drain pans slide out easily. Units feature standard non-fused disconnect switches and standard phase reversal/loss protection.

Technical support: Available at 800-695-1901.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Unique system that cools and/or dehumidifies 100 percent outside air. This unit is ideal for applications where indoor air quality is critical or where vast amounts of indoor air are exhausted due to vent hoods or other processes. Outdoor passes through 4-inch filters.

Thermostat compatibility: Special thermostats available.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares parts.

Additional features: A unique dehumidification cycle removes moisture from outside air before introducing it to the cooled space, the company says.

Warranty information: One-year whole unit. Additional warranty for up to five years is available on the compressors. Ten-year limited is available for the optional gas heat exchanger.

Special installation requirements: Requires TXV.

Contact: Reznor/Thomas & Betts Corp., Memphis, Tenn.; Attn: John Garavelli, 800-695-1901; 901-252-1305 (fax); hvacadmin@tnb.com; www.rezspec.com.

eProduct #207

Rheem

Model: RKNB gas/electric package unit

Footprint (in inches): 58 (w) by 93 (l)

Economizer availability: Models with factory-installed economizers are available.

Serviceability features: Access to all major compartments (including the filter and electrical compartment, blower compartment, furnace section, and outdoor section) is located in the front of the unit. Each panel is permanently embossed with the compartment name (control/filter access, blower access, and furnace access).

Technical support: Available from all Rheem distributors, Rheem district technical representatives, www.rheemote.net, or ProStock parts stores.

Noise-reduction features: Scroll compressor is externally mounted on rubber grommets to reduce vibration and noise.

Indoor air quality features: This highly efficient Energy Star-rated commercial package unit offers a multitude of contractor-friendly options, the company states, including factory-installed economizers that maximize ventilation while reducing energy consumption.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: All parts are interchangeable.

Additional features: These package units are designed for easy installation and service, the company says.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor, one-year all parts.

Special installation requirements: No special requirements.

Contact: Rheem Air Conditioning Division, Fort Smith, Ark.; Attn: Rheem Customer Service Representatives, 800-548-7433; 479-648-4180 (fax); www.rheemac.com.

eProduct #208

Model: RLNB self-contained cooling package unit

Footprint (in inches): 58 (w) by 93 (l)

Economizer availability: Models with factory-installed economizers are available.

Serviceability features: Access to all major compartments (including the filter and electrical compartment, blower compartment, furnace section, and outdoor section) is located in the front of the unit. Each panel is permanently embossed with the compartment name (control/filter access, blower access, and furnace access).

Technical support: Available from all Rheem distributors, Rheem district technical representatives, www.rheemote.net, or ProStock parts stores.

Noise-reduction features: Scroll compressor is externally mounted on rubber grommets to reduce vibration and noise.

Indoor air quality features: This highly efficient Energy Star-rated commercial package unit offers a multitude of contractor-friendly options, the company states, including factory-installed economizers designed to maximize ventilation while reducing energy consumption.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: All parts are interchangeable.

Additional features: These package units are designed for easy installation and service, the company says.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor, one-year all parts.

Special installation requirements: No special requirements.

Contact: Rheem Air Conditioning Division, Fort Smith, Ark.; Attn: Rheem Customer Service Representatives, 800-548-7433; 479-648-4180 (fax); www.rheemac.com.

eProduct #209

Ruud

Model: RKNB gas/electric package unit

Footprint (in inches): 58 (w) by 93 (l)

Economizer availability: Models with factory-installed economizers available.

Serviceability features: Access to all major compartments (including the filter and electrical compartment, blower compartment, furnace section, and outdoor section) is located in the front of the unit. Each panel is permanently embossed with the compartment name (control/filter access, blower access, and furnace access).

Technical support: Available from all Ruud distributors, Ruud district technical representatives, www.rheemote.net, or ProStock parts stores.

Noise-reduction features: Scroll compressor is externally mounted on rubber grommets to reduce vibration and noise.

Indoor air quality features: This highly efficient Energy Star-rated commercial package unit offers a multitude of contractor-friendly options, the company states, including factory-installed economizers designed to maximize ventilation while reducing energy consumption.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: All parts are interchangeable.

Additional features: These package units are designed for easy installation and service, the company says.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor, one-year all parts.

Special installation requirements: No special requirements.

Contact: Ruud Air Conditioning Division, Fort Smith, Ark.; Attn: Ruud Customer Service Representatives, 800-848-7883; 479-648-4180 (fax); www.ruudac.com.

eProduct #210

Model: RLNB self-contained cooling package unit

Footprint (in inches): 58 (w) by 93 (l)

Economizer availability: Models with factory-installed economizers are available.

Serviceability features: Access to all major compartments (including the filter and electrical compartment, blower compartment, furnace section, and outdoor section) is located in the front of the unit. Each panel is permanently embossed with the compartment name (control/filter access, blower access, and furnace access).

Technical support: Available from all Ruud distributors, Ruud district technical representatives, www.rheemote.net, or ProStock parts stores.

Noise-reduction features: Scroll compressor is externally mounted on rubber grommets to reduce vibration and noise.

Indoor air quality features: This highly efficient Energy Star-rated commercial package unit offers a multitude of contractor-friendly options, the company states, including factory-installed economizers designed to maximize ventilation while reducing energy consumption.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: All parts are interchangeable.

Additional features: These package units are designed for easy installation and service, the company says.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor, one-year all parts.

Special installation requirements: No special requirements.

Contact: Ruud Air Conditioning Division, Fort Smith, Ark.; Attn: Ruud Customer Service Representatives, 800-848-7883; 479-648-4180 (fax); www.ruudac.com.

eProduct #211

Samsung

Model: AQ30C2BC

Footprint (in inches): 50 by 14 by 9

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Wall-hung indoor unit provides easy access to electrical connections and microprocessor, the company states. Outside unit is designed to provide easy access to all components by removing unit top.

Technical support: Available at 717-243-2535 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time, or 562-463-0880, ext. 3, from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Pacific time.

Noise-reduction features: Unit has very low noise levels, the company states. The indoor unit has a silent mode for further noise reduction.

Indoor air quality features: Triple filtration using additional electrostatic and charcoal filters for dust and odor control.

Thermostat compatibility: Wireless remote control supplied with the unit.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares parts with AS/AQ24.

Additional features: Smaller size than other units with similar capacity, low noise levels, long air throw. Demand defrost enhances heat pump operation.

Warranty information: One-year parts, five-year compressor. Extended warranties are available.

Special installation requirements: Line voltage electrical interconnect. Outdoor unit provides power for the indoor unit. Both suction and liquid line must be insulated.

Contact: Samsung, Whittier, Calif.; Attn: John Miles, 562-463-0880; 562-463-5665 (fax); johnm@quietside.com; www.quietside.com.

eProduct #212

Tempstar

Model: CAE Series 12.5- to 20-ton split air conditioners

Footprint (in inches): 76 (w) by 43 (h)

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: 24-volt external controls including transformer provide easy access for maintenance and allow for more accurate reading of operating conditions while servicing, the company says.

Technical support: A technical service ad-visor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance and troubleshooting. Technical training is available at ICP Mobile Training Centers at locations nationwide and at field schools held at participating distributor locations.

Noise-reduction features: Units are built with scroll compressors with vibration isolators for quiet operation. Series includes suction line accumulators designed to smooth out refrigerant management during mild ambient conditions and the transitions during defrost operation to eliminate sounds associated with the scroll compressors pumping liquid refrigerant.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Standardized parts throughout the commercial split system line.

Additional features: Three-phase, split-system air conditioner is ASHRAE 90.1 compliant. It features tandem scroll compressors with one refrigerant circuit, top-discharge design with a corrosion-resistant wire grille, high- and low-pressure switches, crankcase heater for compressor protection in low ambient conditions, and compressor overload protection.

Warranty information: Five-year limited on compressor and one-year limited on parts. ICP offers a one-year renewable commercial parts and labor extended service agreement.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: Tempstar, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.tempstar.com.

eProduct #213

Model: CHE Series 10-ton split heat pump

Footprint (in inches): 59 (w) by 46 (d)

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Service ports are easily accessible. Units have high- and low-pressure switches and feature compressor overload protection.

Technical support: A technical service advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance and troubleshooting. Technical training is available at ICP Mobile Training Centers at locations nationwide and at field schools held at participating distributor locations.

Noise-reduction features: Units are built with scroll compressors for quiet operation. The compressor is mounted on vibration isolators. Series includes suction line accumulators designed to smooth out refrigerant management during mild ambient conditions and the transitions during defrost operation to eliminate sounds associated with the scroll compressors pumping liquid refrigerant.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Standardized parts throughout the commercial split system line.

Additional features: Three-phase, split-system heat pump is ASHRAE 90.1 compliant; comes in 208/230- and 460-volt models; and has an energy efficiency ratio (EER) of 10.1. It has top-discharge design with a corrosion-resistant wire grille, high- and low-pressure switches, and an anti-cycle timer.

Warranty information: Five-year limited on compressor and one-year limited on parts. ICP offers a one-year renewable commercial parts and labor extended service agreement.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: Tempstar, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.tempstar.com.

eProduct #214

Trane

Model: Axiom water-source heat pumps

Footprint (in inches): Varies.

Economizer availability: Mid-to-large verticals and all sizes of horizontals may be equipped with water-side economizers that provide virtually free cooling, the manufacturer states. Contact authorized dealer for pricing.

Serviceability features: Service access requires only two panels. Orifice rings allow for easy removal of fan motor and blower wheel. Field convertible (vertical) for added flexibility and less ductwork. Commissioned Trane ZN unit controllers provide quicker, in-depth diagnostics and customized alarms, the company says.

Technical support: Available from Trane and Trane authorized dealers and distributors nationwide.

Noise-reduction features: 32 to 45 NC. All units are strictly tested to meet ARI-260 sound standards for ducted equipment, or ARI-350 sound standards for non-ducted equipment, the company says.

Indoor air quality features: Dual-sloped, corrosion- and microbial-resistant drain pans. Units offer hot-gas reheat option for improved dehumidification. All units are constructed to meet ASHRAE Standard 62-89, and all equipment meets ASHRAE 90.1 standard.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most third-party thermostats. Trane zone sensors and thermostats provide the best performance and eliminate any compatibility issues, the company says.

Replacement parts compatibility: Most parts are shared throughout the Axiom line.

Additional features: Offers full range of configurations and sizes (0.5 to 25 tons) that are also ASHRAE 90.1 compliant and rated in accordance to ARI 13256. Axiom units are built to be the lowest life cycle cost with highest efficiency and improved IAQ, either as a freestanding HVAC option or as part of a larger system, according to the company.

Warranty information: Twelve to 18 months on parts. Extended parts and/or labor available upon request.

Special installation requirements: No special installation requirements necessary. The 0.5- through 5-ton horizontal supply and return air configurations are field convertible to aid installing contractors if unsuitable configuration is ordered.

Contact: Trane, McGregor, Texas; Attn: Darin Brock, 254-299-6328; 254-299-6677 (fax); dbrock@trane.com; www.trane.com.

eProduct #215

Model: PTED/PTHD packaged terminal air conditioners

Footprint (in inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Microprocessor control board with LED signals is designed to direct service technician directly to root cause of problems.

Technical support: Available from Trane and Trane authorized dealers and distributors nationwide.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Dual-sloped polycarbonate drain pan allows owners to clean with ammonia-based products. Up to 80 cfm of outside air, without the added expense of outdoor fan kit.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with thermostats and Trane zone sensors for more accurate control.

Replacement parts compatibility: Commonly shared parts.

Additional features: Major hotel brands agree that Trane offers high-efficiency, quiet units that provide a more comfortable guest experience, the company states.

Warranty information: First year parts and labor. Second through fifth year parts and labor on all refrigerant components. Second through fifth year parts only on the rest.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Trane, Macon, Ga.; Attn: Lynn Duston, 478-784-2527; 478-784-2718 (fax); lduston@trane.com; www.trane.com.

eProduct #216

United CoolAir Corp.

Model: VertiCool Space Saver packaged water-cooled unit

Footprint (in inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Economizer availability: Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: A taller cabinet provides better utilization of internal space for options such as the steam canister humidifier, as well as easier field access from the front of each unit.

Technical support: Available from the factory from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares some parts with some older and current VertiCool units.

Additional features: Allows better airflow capabilities and increased cfm while creating a footprint 55-percent smaller than other vertical units, the company says. Ideal for retrofit and renovation projects, states the manufacturer. Units are now available from 2- to 15-ton capacities and all are suitable for ducted applications or with a discharge plenum.

Warranty information: One-year parts, five-year compressor.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn't specify.

Contact: United CoolAir Corp., York, Penn.; Attn: Rod Beever, 717-843-4311; 717-854-4462 (fax); rbeever@unitedcoolair.com; www.unitedcoolair.com.

eProduct #217

York

Model: Predator MagnaDry single package air conditioning and heating unit

Footprint (in inches): 89 (l) by 59 (w)

Economizer availability: Available by contacting local distributor for pricing information.

Serviceability features: Toolless access panels for easy access and maintenance. Pull-out blower designed for ease of service. Simplicity control provides fault code and troubleshooting information.

Technical support: First level of support is provided by distributor; factory support is available to distributors and dealers by calling 877-874-7378 (877-UPG-SERV). Support is available from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern time.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Efficiently matches dehumidification and cooling needs, making it perfect for applications that need to remove large amounts of moisture or maintain low humidity levels, the company says. Designed to maintain humidity levels without overcooling the space.

Thermostat compatibility: Standard two-stage thermostat can be used. Will require humidistat for reheat mode.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares most parts with the standard 7.5- and 10-ton Predator units.

Additional features: Combines a high-efficiency single package heating and cooling unit with an advanced dehumidification system that allows maximum dehumidification independent of the cooling load, states the company. It is designed to provide high levels of moisture removal and maintain humidity levels below setpoints, regardless of outdoor temperatures, eliminating the costly swings of overcooling as it dehumidifies.

Warranty information: One-year parts and five-year compressor. The optional "YorkCare" comfort plan offers up to 10 years of total parts and labor coverage.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: York, Norman, Okla.; Attn: Andy Fracica, 405-419-6563; 405-419-6545 (fax); andrew.fracica@york.com; www.yorkupg.com.

eProduct #218

Model: Sunline MagnaDry single package air conditioning and heating unit

Footprint (in inches): 181 (l) by 92 (w)

Economizer availability: Available by contacting local distributor for pricing information.

Serviceability features: Toolless access panels for easy access and maintenance.

Technical support: First level of support is provided by distributor; factory support is available to distributors and dealers by calling 877-874-7378 (877-UPG-SERV). Support is available from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern time.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Efficiently matches dehumidification and cooling needs, making it perfect for applications that need to remove large amounts of moisture or maintain low humidity levels, the company says. Designed to maintain humidity levels without overcooling the space.

Thermostat compatibility: Standard two-stage thermostat can be used. Will require humidistat for reheat mode.

Replacement parts compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Additional features: Combines a high-efficiency single package heating and cooling unit with an advanced dehumidification system that allows maximum dehumidification independent of the cooling load, states the manufacturer. It is designed to provide high levels of moisture removal and maintains humidity levels below setpoints, regardless of outdoor temperatures, eliminating the costly swings of overcooling as it dehumidifies.

Warranty information: One-year parts and five-year compressor. The optional "YorkCare" comfort plan offers up to 10 years of total parts and labor coverage.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: York, Norman, Okla.; Attn: Andy Fracica, 405-419-6563; 405-419-6545 (fax); andrew.fracica@york.com; www.yorkupg.com.

eProduct #219

Publication date: 04/12/2004

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