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Packaged Rooftop VAV w/Reheat

asked 2015-06-09 16:28:50 -0600

tajjmann gravatar image

updated 2015-07-11 20:09:44 -0600

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I am trying to model the attached and i made use of a PRT-VAV RH. I need 2 Air Handler Units in parrell instead i could only get them in series. Any idea on how to handle that?

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How do i remove air from a thermal zone through the exhaust fan as depictedimage description

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@tajjmann I embedded the images vs. using link, and added OpenStudio tag.

David Goldwasser gravatar image David Goldwasser  ( 2015-06-10 12:29:45 -0600 )edit

Just what I wanted to do. Thanks David

tajjmann gravatar image tajjmann  ( 2015-06-10 13:03:34 -0600 )edit

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answered 2015-06-10 12:44:28 -0600

It looks like you are trying to have one chiller loop serve two separate AHU's. When you use our templates to make a system type using plant loops everything comes pre-wired together. The screenshots below show how to hook a second air loop into the system.

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While viewing the new airloop, grab a Coil Cooling Water object from the library and drag it to the supply side of your air loop. Notice how it doesn't have the dots above and below. That is because it isn't currently linking any loops together.

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Next go to the chiller loop. This time go to "My Model" instead of "Library" and then drag the new Coil Cooling Water object to the demand side of the plant loop.

If you went back to the air loop you would now see the link made. You can also do this in reverse order. First adding to the plant loop and then the air loop.

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Thanks so much David, that is was immense. However I have a follow-up question. I have the schematic but can not figure out how to upload it here so will put it up as a new question. Do kindly take a look. Cheers

tajjmann gravatar image tajjmann  ( 2015-06-11 09:43:21 -0600 )edit

You can't add images to a comment, but if it relates to this question, you can update it and add an image. But if this is a new question it is probably better being separate anyway.

David Goldwasser gravatar image David Goldwasser  ( 2015-06-11 13:07:05 -0600 )edit

I just did David, kindly have a look at it for me. Thanks

tajjmann gravatar image tajjmann  ( 2015-06-11 16:49:09 -0600 )edit

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