Room Air Distribution Fundamentals

Tags: ASHRAE55, ASHRAE62.1, ASHRAE70, Drop, Throw

An Introduction and review of air distribution terminology and the different methods of delivering air to a zone.

Terminologies and Definitions

  • Throw, Drop
  • Psychometric (wet bulb, dry bulb),
  • Sound (db, Sound Power, Sound Pressure, NC)

Applicable Standards

  • Test Method – ASHRAE 70
  • Thermal Comfort – ASHRAE 55
  • Indoor Air Quality – ASHRAE 62.1

Introduction to Different Methods