Modern Hydronic Heating for Residential and Light Commercial Buildings

Modern Hydronic Heating for Residential and Light Commercial Buildings

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From simple applications to multi-load/multi-temperature systems, you can now learn how to use the newest and most sophisticated hydronic heating materials and methods without compromising between comfort and energy. Heavily illustrated with product shots from top manufacturers, plus more than 300 diagrams of system piping/control schematics, this one-of-a-kind introduction to today's hydronic heating systems concentrates engineering-level design information into tools that can be used by technical students and professional contractors alike. Thoroughly updated, Modern Hydronic Heating, 2nd Edition now features the latest information on state-of-the-art techniques for use in residential and light commercial buildings, such as: radiant panel heating, injection mixing, primary and secondary piping, use of buffer tanks to improve system stability, and advanced control methods. Ideal for anyone involved in the heating trades, from basic installers to design engineers, this preeminent resource of the North American hydronic heating industry is as well suited for use in a formal education course or for self-study as it is on the job.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 575 pages
  • 220.98 x 279.4 x 27.94mm | 1,474.17g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Delmar Cengage Learning
  • Clifton Park, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0766816370
  • 9780766816374

Table of contents

Preface. Fundamental Concepts. Heating Load Estimates. Hydronic Heat Sources. Properties of Water. Piping, Fittings, and Valves. Fluid Flow in Pipes. Circulating Pumps. Heat Emitters. Controls and Control Systems. Radiant Panel Heating. Distribution Piping Systems. Expansion Tanks. Air Elimination. Auxiliary Heating Loads
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