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airflow rates ResStock cfm/ton

asked 2021-01-14 15:28:37 -0600

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updated 2021-04-07 13:15:14 -0600

Trying to model the Diakin 3mxl24rmvju in ResStock.

When I specify in options_lookup.tsv a [cfm/ton] min_cooling, max_cooling, min_heating, and max_heating airflow rate, should this be calculated using cfm and tonnage from the submittal/specs for the outdoor unit or the indoor unit(s)? The indoor unit(s) have lower cfm than the outdoor units across all fan speed settings (H, M, L).

Right now I calculate this using the cfm and tonnage (2-ton system) for the outdoor unit, but it gives me a cfm/ton that is a lot higher than comparable equipment in ResStock, which leads me to believe that I should be using the indoor unit cfm instead.

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answered 2021-01-14 15:48:31 -0600

Airflow should be for the indoor unit.

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Thanks! What if you have multiple indoor heads? Which submittal would you use? There are a bunch of different indoor units that can connect to the 3mxl24rmvju. Unsure which one I would use.

sashadf1's avatar sashadf1  ( 2021-01-14 19:21:32 -0600 )edit

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