Why Large Tube Diameters Work Better With Steam Coil Heating

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Steam Coil

America has been using steam heating for 120 years.  Much of today’s technology gains have been based on problem solving of inefficient systems and providing coil heat exchangers that improve both capacity and longevity.  I have personally seen many systems that never had a chance to work properly – due to use of an improper coil for the application or … Read More

Answers to Your Coil System Problems

swcoil_superadminCoil Failure, Corrosion, Questions, Steam Coils

Periodically, we receive questions from our customers on coil system products. The following are a few answers to questions from the recent past that may prove helpful. We have a system in a local hospital with old vane-axial controllable pitch fans. These fans blow through a bank of chilled water coils. The system has always had water in the duct … Read More