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Petersdn1 04-17-2013 02:38 PM

condenser placement
How much air flow does a condenser need

yuri 04-17-2013 02:49 PM


unit should have at least 1-2 feet between it and any walls so it can be accessed to clean the coil and serviced. no putting it under decks either.

beenthere 04-17-2013 05:38 PM

Depends on its BTU rating/size. Anywhere from 650 to 1200 CFM per ton/12,000BTUs.

COLDIRON 04-17-2013 05:45 PM

Condensing units come with installation instructions and diagrams showing minimum distances to walls, overhangs, obstructions.

The information will include the dimensions required for servicing.

HVAC1000 04-17-2013 07:27 PM


Originally Posted by Petersdn1
How much air flow does a condenser need

At least 18" from a wall or fence is require here

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