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Air Conditioning Technology Compressors – Part 5 (GPG104)


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Air Conditioning Technology Compressors – Part 5 (GPG104)

The fifth part of the air conditioning Good Practice Guides examines the compressor, which is at the heart of the vapour compression cycle system. There are five principal types of refrigerant vapour compressors with this guide focusing on the reciprocating piston compressor. Parts 6 and 7 in the series explore the rest.

1. Reciprocating
2. Scroll
3. Screw
4. Rotary vane
5. Centrifugal

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