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when adding a water radiator in a single zone is it possible to specify on which wall the radiator is placed

asked 2016-10-07 06:54:20 -0500

updated 2016-10-21 12:28:47 -0500

am looking at the thermal mass and the position is important

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answered 2016-10-07 12:15:36 -0500

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DesignBuilder uses EnergyPlus as a simulation engine. In EnergyPlus the ZoneHVAC:Baseboard:RadiantConvective object allows you to assign surfaces which are absorbers of the object's radiant heat.

See: ZoneHVAC:Baseboard:RadiantConvective documentation for the field set: Surface Name, Fraction of Radiant Energy to Surface

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