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Old 01-17-2013, 06:22 PM   #1
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in an approximately 7600 cubic foot basement area I have installed 4 - 4 & 12 inch ceiling supplies and 1- 14 & 20 inch return at floor level , where should i measure from floor up to get accceptable temp. reading,i.e thermostat says 70.....temp at 6 ft. up reads 70.....on couch it reads 65, is this common and or acceptable by industry standards ?

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Old 01-17-2013, 06:31 PM   #2
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Sounds like the supplies have a poor throw. And are not getting the air close to the floor.

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