Types of Heat Exchangers in an Aircraft?

Answer Heat exchangers are used in aircraft of all sizes, flying different missions, in many different aircraft systems. Sometimes a heat exchanger is used to cool something, such as the air in the cabin;... Read More »

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Uses for Heat Exchangers?

Heat exchangers are all around us, transferring heat from one substance to another. Various forms of heat exchangers are used in refrigeration, heating, cooling and countless other applications. Th... Read More »

What Are Heat Exchangers?

Many forms of energy exist, and it is possible to convert one form of energy into another. For example, hot steam can move a piston, so that heat energy is converted into mechanical energy. However... Read More »

How to Handle Fibrous Fluids in Plate Heat Exchangers?

A plate heat exchanger is a heat transfer device that uses the surface area of metal plates to transfer heat between two fluids. Each plate has shallow channels that vastly increase the surface are... Read More »

How can you efficiently use a natural fireplace to heat a home and what are types or brands of fans to use to blow the heat so it won't escape up the chimney?

Besides having a fireplace insert with blower installed. There is very little you can do to help a wood burning fireplace be an effective heat producer for your home. Here are a couple of items tha... Read More »