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Old 12-14-2011, 05:06 PM   #1
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I need to install a bypass type whole home humidifier. It's an Aprilaire bypass type. If my duct work was rectangular cross section metal it would be no problem. My furnace has a small plenum section that is covered by circular transition fittings that go immediately to circular flexible duct. Same on the suction. I cannot find a source of adapter Tees that would allow me to tap into the circular suction duct and there is not sufficient space left on the metal plenum to mount the humidifier. I have thought of building an external box to mount the humidifier on and connecting the box to the plenum or one of the discharge ducts. Has anyone installed a bypass humidifier on a furnace with virtually no duct sheet metal available, only flexible circular duct?

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Old 12-14-2011, 06:39 PM   #2
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I haven't.

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me neither..
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